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Of all the ways that I know by east or by west
An English translation of the ‘Semita Recta’ of Albertus Magnus on the Elixir — thirty-two couplets
Note: Singer (1928), 177.
Author(s): Albertus Magnus
Title(s): Semita Recta
Subjects: alchemy
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College R.14.44 (915), Part IV, ff. 15v-17
First Lines:
Off all þe weys þat I knowe be est or be weste
Euere holde I þis path for on of þe beste…
Last Lines:
…Half on vnce & {dram} of erucaem þerto
And Ioyne hem all to geder so
Attributed Title: Semita recta Albertus parabet testimonium (f. 15v)