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Of love were liking of to lere
Ipomadon (Version A) — 8890 lines in 12-line stanzas
Note: For version B see 3462.
Title(s): Ipomadon (Version A)
Subjects: romances
Versification: — twelve-line — aabccbddbeeb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Manchester, Chetham’s Library 8009 [Mun. A.6.31], ff. 191-335
First Lines:
Off love were lykynge of to lere
And ioye tille all that wel here
That wote what love may meane
But who so have grette haste to love…
Last Lines:
…To hym that made bothe nyght & day
To brynge vs to the blysse that lestis aye
Editions:
Kölbing, Eugen. Ipomedon.in drei englischen Bearbeitungen. Breslau: Koebner, 1889.
Sisam, Celia, and Kenneth Sisam, eds. The Oxford Book of Medieval English Verse. Oxford: Clarendon, 1970: 226-34 (extracts).
Purdie, Rhiannon, ed. Ipomadon EETS o.s. 316 (2001).