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When Maximian for all his tyranny
Life of St. Barbara, in one MS of the South English Legendary
Title(s): South English Legendary
Subjects: Barbara, saint, life of; saints’ lives
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson poet. 225 (SC 14716), f. 2-5
First Lines:
Whan Maximian for alle his tyrandyse
Hadde gouernaunce of þe emperyalte…
Last Lines:
…& of owr enymyes to sen dyscomfyte
And euer in grace & mercy god vs alle blesse
Attributed Title: De sancta Barbara uirgine