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When that young man I was
Lives of four St. Julians and Julian the Apostate, in the Scottish Legendary
Title(s): Scottish Legendary
Subjects: Julian the apostate, emperor, life of; Julian, saint, life of; saints’ lives
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.2.6 and Gg.2.6A(c), ff. 169-178
First Lines:
qwene þat ȝunge mane I was
I trawalyt oft in sere place…
Last Lines:
…& syne in hewine herbryt be
Amen Amen parcheryte
Attributed Title: Julianus (r. margin, f. 169); Juliane (RT)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Barbours des schottischen Nationaldichters Legendensammlung. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1881: 1.218-29.
Metcalfe, William Musham, ed. Legends of the Saints, in the Scottish dialect of the fourteenth century…. 6 pts. in 3 vols. Scottish Text Society 13, 18, 23, 25, 35, 37. Edinburgh, London: Blackwood, 1896: 1.2.458-80.
Whatley, Gordon E., ed. Saints’ Lives in Middle English Collections. With Anne B. Thompson and Robert K. Upchurch. MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 2004.