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Pride peerless
Septem peccata mortalia’, seven alliterative monorhyming epithets
Subjects: sins, deadly
Versification: — alliteration



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, Lambeth Palace Library 180, f. 224v
Transcription:
prede pierlies
envie endelies
wreþe witlies
coueytise kendlies
slewþe seluelies
Glotnie gracelies
lecherie louelies
Note: Added in the lower margin.
Attributed Title: septem peccata mortalia
Editions:
James, Montague Rhodes, and Claude Jenkins. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of Lambeth Palace. 2 vols. Cambridge, 1930-32: 284.
Bloomfield, Morton. The Seven Deadly Sins…. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State College Press, 1952: 168.