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Pride Covetous Sloth Wrath and Onde
The Seven Deadly Sins — one long couplet
Subjects: sins, deadly
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Emmanuel College I.2.6 (27), f. 111v
Transcription:
Prute coueitise slevþe wreþe and onde
Glutonie and Lecherie god bringe itt of londe
Note: Added to lower margin by a hand of fifteenth century.
Editions:
Person, Henry Axel. Cambridge Middle English Lyrics. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1953; rev. ed. 1962: 27.
2.Source: Cambridge UK, Emmanuel College I.2.6 (27), f. 162rb
Transcription:
Prute ȝisscinge slevþe wrethe and onde
Glotonie and lecherie God bringe hom vt of londe
Attributed Title: vii mortalia peccata (f. 162rb)
Editions:
Bloomfield, Morton. The Seven Deadly Sins…. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State College Press, 1952: 169.