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DIMEV 4413
Prince desire to be honorable
Subjects: advice to princes
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 263 (SC 2440), p. 448
First Lines:
Prince desire to be honorable
Cherishe thy folke & hate extorcion…
Last Lines:
…Drede god do lawe loue trouth and worthines
And wedd thy folke againe to stedfastnes
Note: At the end: ‘Iohannes Godsaluus scribebat 1549’.