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Children and young men that come to this City
Moral advice to Apprentices — eight 6-line stanzas
Subjects: advice, moral; apprenctices
Versification: — six-line — aabaab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 140 [olim Phillipps 8299], ff. 167v-168
First Lines:
Children and yong men that comme to this Citee
And purpose youre self apprentices to be…
Last Lines:
…And that they may lyve honestly
And alwey goode vertues to sue
Editions:
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds. Reliquiae Antiquae. 2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 2.223-4.