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DIMEV 566
As a master that them taught
Characteristics of christ in a Latin sermon ‘de ascensione domini’ — roughly two cross-rhymed quatrains
Subjects: Christ, attributes of; Ascension, feast of; sermons, verse in
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Kk.4.24, f. 186rb
Transcription:
as a mayster þat hem tauȝth
þat were leude & vnkunnynge
as a werriour þat ys pray y kauȝth
& ouercome woo & anger
as a Iuge þat demeth wel sore
hem þat ben in syn dwellyng
as a kyng forto reyne euer more
& men to mede after here beryng
Editions:
Wenzel, Siegfried. Preachers, Poets and the English Lyric. Princeton: Princeton Univ. Press, 1986: 94-5.