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IMEV 681.5
NIMEV TM 355
Disdain me not without desert
‘Refuse me not’ — five 5-line stanzas including this bob as refrain
Note: Ringler Jr. (1992), TM 355; Ringler Jr. (1988), TP 348; cf. variant ascribed to Wyatt in Tottel’s Miscellany (Rollins (1965)).
Title(s): ‘Refuse me not’
Subjects: love lyrics; lovers, addresses to beloved
Versification: — five-line — ababc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 18752, f. 163v
First Lines:
Dysdayne me not wythout desert
Editions:
Reed, Ernest Bliss. “The Sixteenth Century Lyrics in Add. MS. 18,752.” Anglia 33 (1909): 344-69: 369.