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Of Saint Andrew now follows next
Life of St. Andrew in the Scottish Legendary
Title(s): Scottish Legendary
Subjects: Andrew, saint, life of; saints’ lives
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.2.6 and Gg.2.6A(c), ff. 21-32v
First Lines:
off sanct Andrew now folouys next
þat bar þe mekest hart in breste…
Last Lines:
…þat ay sal leste but eny end
to þe quhilk blyse he vs al send
Attributed Title: De sancto Andrea (f. 21)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Barbours des schottischen Nationaldichters Legendensammlung. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1881: 1.31-47.
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: 1.63-96.
Whatley, Gordon E., ed. Saints’ Lives in Middle English Collections. With Anne B. Thompson and Robert K. Upchurch. MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 2004: (Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.2.6 and Gg.2.6A(c) collated with Metcalfe (1896)).