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Harley 2373 f. 22v Tree of Vices
Tree of Vices
Description: Diagram, in the form of a prickly plant, listing sins. At the lower edge of the page is a cropped caption 'Tree of Vices' (Arbor viciorum), and above this 'Pride is the root of all sins'. The individual stems and leaves have phrases and words such as Blasphemy, Disobedience, Drunkenness, Anger, and so on. 
Origin: England 


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