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As we find written in the creed
Legend of the Seven Sleepers, in the Scottish Legendary — in couplets
Title(s): Scottish Legendary ; Legend of the Seven Sleepers
Subjects: legends
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Gg.2.6 and Gg.2.6A(c), ff. 157v-163
First Lines:
as we find wrytine in þe cred
gud cristine men mon trew of ned…
Last Lines:
…& now in hewine fore his gud ded
gud reward has til his med
Attributed Title: sleiparis (RT, 157v-162v)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Barbours des schottischen Nationaldichters Legendensammlung. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1881: 1.203-10.
Metcalfe, William Musham, ed. Legends of the Saints, in the Scottish dialect of the fourteenth century…. 6 pts. in 3 vols. Scottish Text Society 13, 18, 23, 25, 35, 37. Edinburgh, London: Blackwood, 1896: 1.2.426-40.