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DIMEV 5174
That thee then [þeo] should be a virgin pure
Praise of the Virgin Mary, in a Latin sermon — three couplets and one monorhyming triplet
Subjects: sermons, verse in
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Jesus College Q.A.13 (13), Part I, f. 2vb
First Lines:
Þat þe þeo schulde be a uirgine pure
Þat heo was take to cristes cure…
Last Lines:
…leuedi of þis werld heys
And of helle emperis