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Thou Achilles in battle me slew
A Mumming of the Nine Worthies — nine couplets
Subjects: Worthies, Nine
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Tanner 407 (SC 10234), f. 32v
First Lines:
Thow achylles in bataly me slow
Of my wurthynes men speken I now…
Last Lines:
…And I was kyng of Iherusalem
The crowne of thorn I wan fro hem
Attributed Title: ix wurthy (f. 32v)
Editions:
Ritson, Joseph. Remarks on the Last Edition of Shakespeare. London: Johnson, 1783.
Gollancz, Israel, ed. Parlement of the Thre Ages. Roxburghe Club 132. London: Nichols, 1897, 1915: App. XIII.
Furness, Horace Howard, ed. Loues Labour’s Lost. A New Variorum Edition of Shakespeare. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1904: 283.