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DIMEV 4739
NIMEV 3030.55
Saint Nycasie had a pock small
Charm for the pox — three couplets
Subjects: charms; Nycasie, Saint, life of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Durham, Durham University Library Cosin V.iii.10, f. 38v
Transcription:
Saynte nycasye had a pocke small
and moche grevaunce had he with all
he prayed to god þat hym dere boghte
þat who so hym enderly be soghte
þat he hym from the pockes shyllde were
yef he had hys name on hym wreten & bere