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Wose wartt wid pritte abeit amadde
English and Latin verses on the beasts produced by various parts of the dead body: ‘Ex cerebro bufo, de spina scorpio…’ — ten lines in couplets
Subjects: death, meditations on; body, parts of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College B.14.39 (323), f. 47
First Lines:
Wose wartt wid pritte abeit amadde
Of heore brein wl waccen a cadde…
Last Lines:
…Iesus þat is us alle bouen
leit us alle to merci comen
Note: Written two lines of verse per line in the MS.