fol. 36r (cont.)I
...?...M.8.0: Something, no longer legible, is erased in the right margin.
sicio p ui de dowell rimaM.8.0: The <ll> is touched up in a brown ink which differs from the surrounding text.Passus octauus de visione . et incipit inq
M.8.5: M's is not attested in other folk manuscripts, which read B or man. men I ax...edeAnd what man he miȝte be of many folk
# the questiou askyn of Freris of dowell n
l leedeengud oM.8.7: M's revised reading is found in many longud manuscripts, but C manuscripts have B. lenged . lasse ne moreWhere þis
...?...M.8.21: Something, no longer legible, is erased in the right margin.
M.8.30: M's is not attested in other brodur manuscripts, most of which read B. brode waturLat bringe a man in a bote amidde þe brodur
arne —M.8.40: M's original reading was unattested in other arne manuscripts. B of þis grounde arn like to þe grete wawesÞe goodus
M.8.41: M's reading is shared with L and with some walweþ and A manuscripts. Other C manuscripts read B. Compare a similar variant at M.9.56. walkeþ aboute .Þat as wyndus and wedres walweþ
eM.8.43: M's reading of is not shared by other flessh and þe feend manuscripts, which read B. feend and þe flessh and þe frele worlde Þat þourȝ þe flessh and þe feend
tymes sithesM.8.44: The deleted text is legible under ultraviolet light.
timessithesM.8.44: M's original reading placed it in agreement with HmCrG. In M, times is written over the erased sithes, although for some reason both times and tymes are erased in the margin. sithesSynneth þe sad man a day seuen
e for dowel him h.lp...keputhM.8.45: The erased reading appears to be which is the reading of F and of versions helpeth and A. C .Ac dedly synne doþ he nouȝt
# Carit uod maxi ase adiuuat mcon p tracc em atuq
ȝ—gh þi body bowe . as aM.8.48: M's inserted is unattested in other a manuscripts. B boote doth in þe waturAnd þou
.. a tM.8.53: As in L, is to be understood as "and," the reading of other a manuscripts. B frewille to eu fre willey wiȝt ere a porciounAnd þat is wi
-were walkynge hbiM.8.62: The addition of brings M into agreement with BF. bi myn one .And þus I wente wyde
pass viij usus
-slepeM.8.67: M's reading -slepe is shared with F; other a manuscripts read B. þer to slepeMurthe of here mouthes made me a
# om uo thought p odmo apparu rit in sompno iq
... — muche man asM.8.70: M's original reading without is not found in other as manuscripts but is shared with B and some A manuscripts. C me þouȝte and lik. vn-to my-seluen .A
M.8.72: M alone among manuscripts omits B at this point, but it is the reading of þou and most A manuscripts. Most C manuscripts read B; Cr reads þat þout a. thou þ myn name knowestWhat artow quod I þo þat
...?...# a disc primpc rio de i dowell
e fer to feccheM.8.79: M's reading of is not shared by other fecche manuscripts, most of which read B. fyndeAren þre faire vertues and beth nouȝt
t i mamon h...?...aes moneie makeþ heM.8.89: M alone among manuscripts has the present tense. Other B manuscripts attest the present perfect or past perfect. B him freendusAnd þus w
# p riio de c do disc-best os p iscoptinet erad ep
# On to be kyng & Rule all
# om uo od will & thought qmo obuiaueru rit cu nm witt p
e and dobeste benM.8.124: M's original reading without agreed with RF. ben in londeWhere Dowell dobet
will...?...M.8.125: This erasure is illegible even under an ultraviolet lamp.
..... he be man . or wo eiþerman þis man mfayne—— M.8.126: M's original reading agreed with WCrLRF. M's erasure of brings it into agreement with HmGYOC fayneCB. 2 wolde aspieAnd wh