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DIMEV 531
And said lo Adam is one of us
The Life of Adam and Eve, two insertions in one manuscript of the Old Testament History (6345) — 528 lines in couplets
Note: Probably extracts of a longer work; see Pickering (1973), 433. For a prose version, derived from the same Latin original, see Horstmann (1878), 103-18.
Subjects: Adam and Eve, life of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College R.3.25 (605), ff. 1; 1v-6v
First Lines:
And seyde lo adam ys on of ous to connyng wel & goud
Ich hote þat ȝe honoury hym wit wel mylde mod…
Last Lines:
…Ihesu crist of heuene þat bore was of a mayde ȝynge
ȝyf ous oure saules helpe & goud endynge
Note: Begins imperfectly.