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DIMEV 4251
Old Menelaus on a day
A mock dream vision, bawdy — fragment of eighteen lines only, in couplets
Subjects: dream visions; erotic verse
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.4.37, f. iiiv
First Lines:
Old menaleus one a daye
As in feild this sheppard laye…
Last Lines:
…vppe I starte fourth went
with her face [ ] Confeede[nt]
Note: Added by a hand of sixteenth century; scribe (?) Henry Cooper.