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That time Christs host Martha
Life of St. Martha, in the Scottish Legendary
Title(s): Scottish Legendary
Subjects: Martha, saint, life of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.2.6 and Gg.2.6A(c), ff. 103v-107v
First Lines:
Þhat tyme cristis hoste martha
our al þe world cane prechand ga…
Last Lines:
…& þat mony mene has sene
ful redly with fleschly ene
Attributed Title: Martha (RT)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Barbours des schottischen Nationaldichters Legendensammlung. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1881: 1.137-42.
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: 1.285-95.