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NIMEV TM 1389 | TP 1549
Seeing the manifold inconvenience
The Remedy of Love — nineteen stanzas rhyme royal as Prologue, and sixty-two stanzas as text
Note: For an extract occurring separately see 5785; cf. also 2346; other editions which do not specify source include Chaucer, Geoffrey, Workes, Speght, 1598 Urry (1721), 526; Bell (1782), 12.157; Anderson (1793), 1.550; Chalmers (1810), 1.538-42.
Title(s): The Remedy of Love
Subjects: love
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Print Witnesses:
1.Source: Geoffrey Chaucer, Workes, Thynne, 1532 , ff. 356va-366br
First Lines:
SEyng the manyfolde inconuenyence
Fallyng by vnbridled prosperite…
Last Lines:
…Allecto with thy susters and in especial
To the mother of ielousye Iuno I cal
Note: Earliest witness is this printed text; followed by ‘Explicit prologus’ before text of Remedy begins.
Attributed Title: The Remedy of loue (f. 365va)
Editions:
Skeat, Walter William, ed. The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer and Others. Facsimile of Thynne 1532. Oxford, 1905.
2.Source: STC 5075. Chaucer, Geoffrey, The workes of Geffrey Chaucer, newlie printed, with diuers addicions, whiche were neuer in print before: with the siege and destruccion of the worthy citee of Thebes, compiled by Ihon Lidgate, Monke of Berie. As in the table more plainly doeth appere, [Imprinted at London: By Ihon Kyngston, for Ihon Wight, dwellyng in Poules Churchyarde], 1561