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Of the Apostle Saint Jame
Life of St. James the Great in the Scottish Legendary
Title(s): Scottish Legendary
Subjects: James the Great, 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. 32v-37
First Lines:
of þe appostil syne sanct Iame
I wil tell þat had thrynfold nam…
Last Lines:
…þat we al to god sic ma be
þat we ma part haf of þat gle
Attributed Title: Jacobus (RT)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Barbours des schottischen Nationaldichters Legendensammlung. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1881: 1.47-52.
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: 1.97-108.