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The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
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DIMEV 6519
IMEV 4079
NIMEV 4079
While that I was sober sin ne did I not
Through drunkenness came sin — a single couplet
Subjects: drunkenness
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 2316, f. 15
Editions:
Wright, Thomas. A selection of Latin stories. Percy Society 8. London: Richard, 1842: 84.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild. A Register of Middle English Religious & Didactic Verse. 2 vols. London: Oxford University Press for the Bibliographical Society: 1916-20: 1.329.
Owst, Gerald Robert. Literature and Pulpit in Medieval England. Cambridge: UP, 1933: 429.
Sisam, Celia, and Kenneth Sisam, eds. The Oxford Book of Medieval English Verse. Oxford: Clarendon, 1970: 556.