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DIMEV 5745
IMEV 3638.3
NIMEV 3638.3
This royal King Robert of Sicily land
A story of Kyng Robert of Sicily — one stanza rhyme royal and eighteen quatrains
Note: Cf. 4415.
Subjects: Robert of Sicily; tales
Versification: — seven-line, four-line — ababbcc, aabb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 432, ff. 60-61v
First Lines:
This riall kyng Robert of cesile lond
To þe churche went on a seynt Iones nyght…
Last Lines:
…Vnto þe pepyl & bad þeyme to fle pride
Which caused lucifere from hevyn to helle slyde
Note: 79 lines; ends incomplete.
Attributed Title: A story of Kyng Robert of Cesyle (f. 60)
Editions:
Brotanek, Rudolph. Mittelenglische Dichtungen aus der Handschrift 432 des Trinity College in Dublin. Halle: Niemeyer, 1940: 36-8.