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Box 606711550


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The Prick of Conscience, a translation into English verse of Richard Rolle's Stimulus Conscientiae, written late in the 14th cent.

This copy begins 'Here bigynneth the soth to say | A noble book with out nay | The which is cald of conscience pricke': prol. beg. 'Byfore that any thyng was wrought': part 1 beg. 'Man of foulest matere God wrought': parts are transposed in binding, there is a gap after p. 6, and all after 'That hit may neuer slakid bee' in part 6 is lost: pp. 9, 45, 71, are mutilated.
Collection: Douce Manuscripts
Shelfmark: MS. Douce 156
Extents: 176 pages
Dates: written late in the 14th cent.