SEARCH RECORDS
SEARCH MSS
PRINTED BOOKS
INSCRIPTIONS
BIBLIOGRAPHY
GLOSSARY
DIMEV HOME
The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
DIMEV 5379
IMEV 3413.6
NIMEV post-medieval
The liver maketh a man to love
Parts of the body influencing man’s faculties — twelve irregular non-rhyming lines
Subjects: medicine; didactic verse
Versification: — irregular



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Magdalene College Pepys 1236, f. 91
First Lines:
The lyuer maketh a man to loue
The longys cawsyth the tonge to speke…
Last Lines:
…Couetyse cometh fro the stomake
Loue cometh fro the splene
Note: IMEV number mis-written in Hamer (1995).
Attributed Title: The condycyons that be in man (f. 91)