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IMEV 4080
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While the strong I-armed keepeth his hold or his hall
A couplet in long lines in a Latin sermon
Subjects: sermons, verse in
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Balliol College 149, f. 55
Transcription:
Wyle the stronge yarmed keputh his holde or his halle
In pes And in quiete beth alle
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild. A Register of Middle English Religious & Didactic Verse. 2 vols. London: Oxford University Press for the Bibliographical Society: 1916-20: 1.131.