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Saint Jerome telleth in his book of fifteen tokening
The Fifteen Signs of Doomsday — twenty-two lines
Note: Part of the concluding section of 4196 occuring separately; precedes 5278; cf. 6345.
Subjects: Doomsday, signs of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Laud misc. 622 (SC 1414), ff. 70vb-71ra
First Lines:
SEint Ieremie telleþ in his book of xv tokenyng
þat god wil aȝeins domesdai here on erþe bring…
Last Lines:
…Ich bid hym þat vs deme schal kyng of all kynge
Among his blissed sones our soules to heuen brynge
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James, ed. Adam Davy’s 5 Dreams about Edward II, etc. from Bodleian Laud Misc. 622. EETS o.s. 69 (1878; repr. 1973): 92-6.
2.Source: London, Lambeth Palace Library 223, ff. 31-31v
First Lines:
SAynt Ierome telles in his boke of xv tokenys
Þat our lord wole aȝeyn domesday here on erþe bringe…
Last Lines:
…I pray god þat vs deme shal þat of all kynges is kyng
Þat amonge his blessed sones to reste our soules he bryng. Amen
Attributed Title: Ierome (RT)
3.Source: New Haven, Yale University, Beinecke Library, Takamiya Deposit 54 [olim Weld, sold Sotheby’s, lot 57, June 24, 1980], ff. 39-39v
First Lines:
Seynt Ieremye in his book telleþ of v. tokenynge
That our lorde or domysday wil on erþe bringe…
Last Lines:
…I prey to god þat vs shal deme kyng of all kynges
Þat among his blessed sones þat day he vs bringe. Amen.