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Who is so wounded or ill beat
‘How a sicke man schal dyate him’ — in couplets
Title(s): ‘How a sicke man schal dyate him’
Subjects: medicine
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 17866, f. 4
Transcription:
Qwo so is wounded or ille bete
Garlek nore oynouns may he non ete
Nor butter nor chese eyre harde nor nesche
Nor fish but of þe water fresche
Nore frutt nor fresche flesche may he ete none
Nore touche womman tille he may gone
Attributed Title: How a seike man schal dyate hyme (f. 4)