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Command me what ye will in every wise
A roundel, 14 lines, translated from the French of Charles d’Orléans (cf. Champollion-Figeac (1842), 31)
Author(s): Charles d’Orléans
Subjects: roundels; lovers, addresses to beloved
Versification: — roundel — abbaabababbaab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 682, f. 66v
First Lines:
COmaunde me what ye will in everi wise
To me that am yowre sely poore servaunt…
Last Lines:
…And evirmore vnto yow obeyshaunt
With myn hool hert withpower and servise
Editions:
Taylor, G. Watson. Poems Written in English by Charles Duke of OrleansOrleans, during his Captivity in England after the Battle of Azincourt Roxburghe Club 44. London, 1827: 144.
Steele, Robert, ed. Charles of Orleans: The English Poems. Vol. 1. EETS o.s. 215 (1941); vol. 2. ed. Robert Steele and Mabel Day, o.s. 220; repr. as one volume, 1970: 110.
Arn, Mary-Jo, ed. Fortunes Stabilnes: Charles of Orleans’s English Book of Love. A Critical Edition. Binghamton, NY: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1994: 256-7.