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DIMEV 837
Better it is for a woman to be…
Beginning of a proverbial saying — one incomplete line
Note: Possibly related to 5332.



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 131 [olim Buccleuch, Quaritch Cats. 303, 304], f. 66
Transcription:
Beter It es for A woman to be…
Note: Added to upper margin by a sixteenth-century hand.
Editions:
Dutschke, C. W. Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington Library. 2 vols. San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1989: 1.175.