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DIMEV 6111
IMEV 3827
NIMEV 3827
Unkind man take heed of me
Appeal of Christ to Man from the Cross — seven couplets
Note: For another version, wholly distinct, see 4849; for another, see 6110.
Subjects: Christ, appeal of, to man
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.1.2, f. 126v
2.Source: London, British Library Harley 4012, ff. 94-94v
First Lines:
Vnkinde man take hed of mee
Loke what payne I suffer for the…
Last Lines:
…Within myne hit greuith me more þat I vnkindnes finde in the
þat for thi loue hongid vpon a tree
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 158.
3.Source: Untraced, Present whereabouts unknown olim Coughton Court, sold Christie’s, 20 Dec. 1972, f. 85vb
Note: Written as prose.