Paleographical Challenge #51

April 8, 2020

By Kathryn James

Today’s puzzle pictured above for the Paleographical Challenge.  Suggested solution to yesterday’s puzzle shown below:

Twere better for me yt winter did
          benight ye glory of this place
          And yt a gray frost would forbid
These trees to laugh & mock me to my face
          But I may not this disgrace


Scribal compilation of poems by John Donne and others.  England, ca. 1620.  Osborn b114, f. 258v.