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A Bestiary (Middle English Physiologus)

By Thomas Wright

Reliquae Antiquae: Scraps from Ancient Manuscripts, Volume 1
Page 208-227 / London, 1845
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About this Text

The Middle English Physiologus is found in manuscript British Library, Arundel MS 292. It is a translation of the Latin verse Physiologus attributed to Theobaldus. This article is a transcript of the Physiologus text, rendered in Middle English verse.


The print edition of this text was published in London in 1845; this extract was created from the original in 2024 by David Badke. The original print edition by Thomas Wright is believed to be in the public domain.