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This holy ghosts might
Verses warning Sinners to beware — fifty-nine six-line stanzas (aabaab or aabccb)
Note: For a slightly later text see 2042.
Subjects: warnings, to sinners
Versification: — six-line — aabaab, aabccb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Jesus College 29, Part II, ff. 175-178v
First Lines:
Þees holy gostes myhte
Vs helpe and rede and dihte…
Last Lines:
…Among þan englen bryhte
Wunyen and beo mote
Editions:
Morris, Richard, ed. An Old English Miscellany: A Bestiary, Kentish Sermons, Proverbs of Alfred and Religious Poems of the Thirteenth Century. EETS o.s. 49 (1872); repr. 1988: 72-83.