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DIMEV 50
A girdle of guile
The refrain of a dance-song, quoted in a sermon — three lines
Subjects: sermons, verse in
Versification: — three-line — aab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Merton College Lat. 248, f. 146v
Transcription:
A gurdul of gile
Ich wolde go a mile
To see þe mordaunt
Editions:
Bennett, Jack Arthur Walter, and G. V. Smithers, eds. Early Middle English Verse and Prose. Oxford: Clarendon, 1966: 128.