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Walter Kennedy, ‘Ane Ballat in Praise of Our Lady’ — nine 8-line stanzas
Note: Ringler Jr. (1992), TM 317.
Author(s): Walter Kennedy
Title(s): ‘Ane Ballat in Praise of Our Lady’
Subjects: Virgin Mary, songs in honour of
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland 16500 [formerly Acc. 4233; Asloan MS], ff. 301v-303
First Lines:
Closter of crist riche Recent flour de lys
Aue maria herbar of amouris…
Last Lines:
…Senn hale suple to kennedy þou art
O mater dei memento mei þi man
Note: MS also paginated = pp. 622-625; nineteenth-century transcription is Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Library La.IV.27, item 7.
Attributed Author: Quod Kennyde (f. 303)
Editions:
Laing, David. The Poems of William Dunbar. 2 vols. Edinburgh: Laing and Forbes, 1834; Supplement, 1865: 2.93-5.
Schipper, Jakob. The Poems of Walter Kennedy. DKAW 48(1). Vienna: Kaiserliche Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1901: 18-21.
Craigie, William Alexander. The Asloan Manuscript. 2 vols. Scottish Text Society n.s. 14, 16. Edinburgh, London: Blackwood, 1923, 192: 2.272-5.