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Wise man if thou art of thy god
‘Too secuturs and an overseere make thre theves’ — one quatrain
Title(s): ‘Too secuturs and an overseere make thre theves’
Subjects: thieves; advice
Versification: — four-line



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 3038, f. 1r2
Transcription:
Wys mon if þu art of þi god take part or þu hense wynde
ffor if þu leue þi parte in þi secaturs ward þi parte non part at last
Attributed Title: Too secuturs & an ouerseer make thre iij theues (f. 1r)
Editions:
Wanley, Humphrey. A Catalogue of the Harleian Manuscripts in the British Museum. 4 vols. London: Eyre and Strahan, 1808-12; ed. Wanley et al: 2.727.
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds. Reliquiae Antiquae. 2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 1.314.