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Bernardus de cura rei familiaris — 408 lines in couplets with interspersed Latin text
Author(s): Bernard of Clairvaux (attrib.)
Title(s): Bernardus de cura rei familiaris
Subjects: precepts; translations
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Kk.1.5, Part V, ff. 2-10v
First Lines:
Awtentyk bukys and storis alde and new
Be wys poetys ar tretit þe quhilk trew…
Last Lines:
…þat can notht lesse in lykyne þam alane
Be this vertew na sampylle may be tane
Note: Interspersed with Latin quotations.
Attributed Author: Bernardus (ff. 2, 10v)
Attributed Title: Bernardus de cura rei familiaris (f. 2); Explicit tractatus Bernardi de cura rei familiaris (f. 10v)
Editions:
Stevenson, Joseph. The Scottish Metrical Romance of Lancelot du Lak. Maitland Club 48. Edinburgh, 1839: 161-8.
Lumby, Joseph Rawson, ed. Bernardus De Cura Rei Famuliaris, with some early Scottish Prophecies. EETS o.s. 42 (1870); repr. 1965: 1-17.