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IMEV 2729.5
NIMEV 2729.5
Out of darkness I will lead thee
‘By the Grace of God’, alchemical verses — 21 lines followed by prose commentary
Title(s): ‘By the Grace of God’
Subjects: alchemy



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Library Codex 111 [formerly Smith 4], f. 80v
First Lines:
owte of darkness I will leade thee
why sekeste thowe þat þat allwayes is with thee…
Last Lines:
…& thre times so muche of þe Egle
& sethe them well vpon þe fyer
Note: 21 lines, 9 couplets and a triplet, followed by prose commentary.
Attributed Title: By þe grace of God (f. 80v)
Facsimiles:
Facsimile of UPenn Ms. Codex 111 .