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At Antioch as men han said / Dwelled some time a maid
De quadam virgine in anthiocha, in one MS of the South English Legendary — in couplets
Title(s): South English Legendary ; De quadam virgine in anthiocha
Subjects: Antioch, seven virgins of, legend
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. a.1 (SC 3938) [Vernon MS], ff. 91vc-92vc
First Lines:
At Antioche as men han sayde
Dwellede sum tyme a Mayde…
Last Lines:
…But as God wolde for þe nones
Þei toke heor Coroune boþe at ones
Attributed Title: De quadam virgine in Antiochia (f. 91vc)
Facsimiles:
Doyle, I. A., ed. The Vernon Manuscript. A Facsimile of Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Eng. poet.a.1, with an introduction by A. I. Doyle. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1987.
Scase, Wendy, and Nick Kennedy, eds. A facsimile edition of the Vernon manuscript: Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. Poet. A. 1. Oxford: The Bodleian Library, 2011.
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Sammlung altenglischer Legenden. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1878: 26-34.