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Sere men of sere intention
Life of St. Blasius in the Scottish Legendary — couplets
Title(s): Scottish Legendary
Subjects: Blasius, saint, life of; saints’ lives
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.2.6 and Gg.2.6A(c), ff. 132v-137
First Lines:
SEre mene of sere intencione
to sancte blase has devocione…
Last Lines:
…als wysly helpe me hyn to twyn
but schame det ore dedly syne
Note: Folios 134-5 loose as first halves of two loose bifolia shelved as Gg.2.6A(C); folios 148-9 the other halves: see 6032 and 3039.
Attributed Title: blase (RT)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Barbours des schottischen Nationaldichters Legendensammlung. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1881: 1.170-5.
Metcalfe, William Musham, ed. Legends of the Saints, in the Scottish dialect of the fourteenth century…. 6 pts. in 3 vols. Scottish Text Society 13, 18, 23, 25, 35, 37. Edinburgh, London: Blackwood, 1896: 2.361-72.