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DIMEV 5588
There nas no god but gold alone
One of two related couplets on the evils of wealth in a Latin sermon for Trinity 23 — one couplet
Note: Cf. 2505.
Subjects: wealth, evils of; sermons, verse in
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.3.8, f. 153v
Transcription:
Þer nas no god but gold alone
God schal be god wan gold nys none
Editions:
Stemmler, Theo. “More English Texts from MS. Cambridge University Library Ii.III.8.” Anglia 93 (1975): 1-16: 14.