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Of Simon now of Canaan
Lives of SS. Simon and Judas in the Scottish Legendary
Title(s): Scottish Legendary
Subjects: Simon and Judas, saints, lives of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.2.6 and Gg.2.6A(c), ff. 73-78v
First Lines:
of symone now of canane
& of Iudas callit thadee…
Last Lines:
…fra þis lyfe I ma twyne
but schame det & dedly syne
Attributed Title: symon (RT)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Barbours des schottischen Nationaldichters Legendensammlung. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1881: 1.100-7.
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: 1.208-2l.