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This is John Hancock is book
Book plate consigning Thomas Carter to hell — one couplet
Subjects: bookplates; Hancock, John, book owner; hell
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Durham, Durham University Library Cosin V.iii.9, f. 37v
Transcription:
Thys ys John hancok ys boke hoso euer saye naye
the deuyll of hell bere Thomas carter awaye
Note: Immediately followed by 3010 as if part of same work.
Facsimiles:
Burrow, John, and A. I. Doyle, eds. Thomas Hoccleve: A Facsimile of the Autograph Verse Manuscripts. EETS s.s. 19 (2002).
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James, ed. Hoccleve’s Works: The Minor Poems. vol. 1. EETS e.s. 61 (1892); repr. with Gollancz (1925) 73; rev. J. Mitchell and A. Ian Doyle, 1970: 156.