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DIMEV 5525
NIMEV 3498.77
The white skin hath a sory lack
On white skin, in a Latin sermon — one couplet
Subjects: sermons, verse in; body, parts of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.3.8, f. 83v
Transcription:
þe wyte skyn haȝ a sori lak
for non hit is wyte & non hit is blak
Note: Formerly foliated 84v.
Editions:
Erb, Peter C. “Vernacular Material for Preaching in MS Camb. Univ. Lib. Ii.III.8.” Mediaeval Studies 33 (1971): 63-84: 69.