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Robin Hood in Sherwood stood
A fragment of a Robin Hood ballad — four lines only
Subjects: Robin Hood
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Lincoln, Lincoln Cathedral Library 132, f. 100v
Transcription:
Robyn hod in schere wod stod
hodud & hathud hosut & schod
four & thuynti arowne
he bar in hitȝ honde
Note: Followed by Latin version of same: ‘Robertus hod stetit in ligde…’.