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At feast of Saint Benedict
How to find Easter from St Benet’s Day — four monorhyming lines
Subjects: didactic verse; Benedict of Nursia, saint, feast of
Versification: — four-line — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College B.14.39 (323), f. 42
Transcription:
Ate feste of seint benedist
Þenne is þe dai euene wid þe nist
Nim þenne mone of foirtennist
Þe necste sunedai þer hestes paske rist
Editions:
James, Montague Rhodes. Catalogue of the Western Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge. 4 vols. Cambridge: at the UP, 1900-1904: 1.443.
Robbins, Rossell Hope. “English Almanacks of the XVth Century.” Philological Quarterly 18 (1939): 321-31: 322.
Means, Laurel. “‘Ffor as moche as yche man may not haue þe astrolabe:’ Popular Middle English Variations on the Computus.” Speculum 67 (1992): 595-623: 613.