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IMEV 4018
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When Sunday goeth by D and C
A political prophecy according to the throw of the dice, with an introduction of four lines — in couplets
Note: For texts without the introduction, see 1215.
Subjects: dice; prophecies, political
Versification: — two-line — aa
Bibliographic Ghosts: Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 516, f. 118: deleted by Robbins and Cutler (1965), confused with 6299.



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson C.813 (SC 12653) [Welles Anthology], f. 89v
Note: See Weiskott (2020): 217.
2.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Ashmole 337 (SC 6683), f. 116v
Note: See Weiskott (2020): 217.
3.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.6.11, f. iv
First Lines:
When sonday gothe by d & c
And þe prime by j & ij…
Last Lines:
…The lyon þe Redroose & þe flower delyse
The Cock schall vndoo and þe syse xall tell þe price
Note: On front pastedown; 14 lines.
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James. Ballads from Manuscripts. London: Ballad Society, 1863; repr. New York: AMS, 1968: 1.477.
4.Source: London, British Library Cotton Rolls II 23, Art. 19
Note: 20 lines.
5.Source: London, British Library Harley 559, ff. 7v; 34
Note: See Weiskott (2020): 217.
6.Source: Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales Llanstephan 119, p. 117
Note: See Weiskott (2020): 217.
7.Source: Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales Peniarth 26 [olim Hengwrt 133], p. 59
Note: One quatrain. See Weiskott (2020): 217 re merging this (formerly 6413) with this record.
8.Source: Chester, Cheshire County Records Office DDX 123, f. 3
Note: See Weiskott (2020): 217.