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Almighty God that man gan make
The Hermit and the Outlaw — 363 lines in 6-line stanzas
Title(s): The Hermit and the Outlaw
Subjects: exempla; penance; hermits; outlaws
Versification: — six-line



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 37492 [olim Fillingham], ff. 76v-82v
First Lines:
Almyghty god that man gan make
And suffred ded for oure sake…
Last Lines:
…In heuene blysse that we may come
And make vs alle blythe & glad
Note: Transcript by Fillingham in London, British Library Addit. 22577, f. 3.
Attributed Title: Explicit the eremyte & the owtelawe (f. 82v)
Editions:
Kaluza, Max. “Kleinere Publikationem aus mittelenglishe: Handschriften II, Die Boten des Todes.” Englische Studien 14 (1890): 165-88: 171-7 (from Fillingham).
Brydges, Sir Samuel Egerton. Restituta; or, Title, extracts, and characters of old books in English Literature. 4 vols. London: Longman, 1814-16: 4.91 (from another transcript by T. Park).