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An evil favored and a foul black wife
A description of Marcolphus’s wife Polycena, tr. from the Latin — two couplets
Subjects: Polycena, wife of Marcolphus
Versification: — two-line — aa



Print Witnesses:
1.Source: STC 22905. Salomon and Marcolphus, Leeu, Antwerp, c. 1492
Transcription:
An evyll favouryd and a fowle blacke wyf…
Editions:
Duff, Edward Gordon, ed. The Dialogue or counseling between the wise King Salomon and Marcolphus. Facs. ed. of The Dyalogus…betwxt…Salomon and Marcolphus (STC 22905). London: Lawrence and Butler, Aberdeen UP, 1892.