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This is the book of William Tucke
A Book Plate of William Tucke (late fifteenth century) — two couplets
Subjects: bookplates; Tucke, William, book owner
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 10336, f. 3v
Transcription:
This is the boke off William Tucke
Christ graunte to hym yn erth good lucke
And or he dye to send hym grace
In hevyn so hye to purchese a place
Editions:
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds. Reliquiae Antiquae. 2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 2.164.
Bennett, Henry Stanley. England from Chaucer to Caxton. London: Methuen, 1928: 161.