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IMEV 687.3
NIMEV 687.3
Do way Robin the child will weep
Fragment to the tenor words to a motet
Note: Music, without words, also appears in London, British Library Cotton Fragments XXIX, f. 36.
Subjects: songs, popular
Versification: — two-line — ab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Princeton, Princeton University Library Garrett 119, fragment D, side 1
Transcription:
Dou way Robin the child wile wepe
dou Way Robin…
Note: Binding fragments. Written in rubric, with musical accompaniment; also with the mostly Latin text.
Editions:
Levy, Kenneth Jay. “New Material on the Early Motet in England.” Journal American Musicological Society 4 (1951): 220-239: 225.
Buck, Percy Carter, ed. The Oxford History of Music rev. ed. 7 vols. London: Oxford UP, 1929-38: 3.112.