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Of holy fathers in the life
Thais, in the Scottish Legendary — in couplets
Title(s): Scottish Legendary
Subjects: Thais, saint
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.2.6 and Gg.2.6A(c), ff. 271v-274
First Lines:
Of holy faderis in þe lyfe
ane wthyre tale I fand ryfe…
Last Lines:
…& þare scho helpe ws to wine
but det schame & dedly syne
Attributed Title: thadea (RT)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Barbours des schottischen Nationaldichters Legendensammlung. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1881: 2.79-83.
Metcalfe, William Musham, ed. Legends of the Saints, in the Scottish dialect of the fourteenth century…. 6 pts. in 3 vols. Scottish Text Society 13, 18, 23, 25, 35, 37. Edinburgh, London: Blackwood, 1896: 2.215-22.