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DIMEV 535
IMEV 308.5
NIMEV 308.5
And sixty yen[?] barons full bold shall be brittened to death
A political prophecy — forty-five alliterative lines
Subjects: prophecy, political
Versification: — alliterative unrhymed



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ll.1.18, ff. 128-128v
First Lines:
And lx yen larous full bolde shall be brittand to dethe
And iij kn[i]ghtes full of care kyndely distroyed…
Last Lines:
…Þen shall þe ledeȝ be ladde forth to þe lawe to abide
What Iuggement þe Iustice will Iuge hem to have
Note: A single leaf.
Editions:
Day, Mabel. “Fragment from an Alliterative Political Prophecy.” Review of English Studies 15 (1939): 61-6: 63-4.