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DIMEV 4175
IMEV 2630
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Of honest mirth let be thy daliance
Moral counsel — a fragment of three lines
Subjects: advice, moral
Versification: — three-line — abc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Hh.4.12, f. 47v
Transcription:
Of honest myrthe let be thy dalyence
swere no othes nor speke no rebode
the best morsell thy selue c c c che che
Note: Written twice, possibly for two singing parts.