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Daily in England marvels be found
On the Tyranny of Women — nine stanzas rhyme royal and burden: ‘Nova noua sawe yow euer such / The most mayster of te hows weryth no brych’
Subjects: women, against; carols, of marriage; marriage, carols of
Versification: — seven-line, two-line — ababbcc, aa
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. e.1 (SC 29734), ff. 42v-43v
First Lines:
Dayly in englond meruels be fownd
& a mong maryd peple haue such radicacyon…
Last Lines:
…þat with ȝowr wyfys ȝow stryfe not to mych
lest þe most mayster wer no brych
Editions:
Masters, James Edwin, ed. Rymes of the Minstrels. Shaftesbury, Dorset: High House Press, 1927; anonymous: 14-16.
Wright, Thomas, ed. Songs and Carols from a manuscript…of the Fifteenth Century. Percy Society 23. London: Richards, 1847: 84-6.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 272-31; 1977, 241-2.