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Father of bliss omnipotent / For Thou hast made and create us
James Ryman, ‘Te Deum laudamus’ — five quatrains (abab) including refrain (‘Te deum laudamus’) and burden: ‘Syng we alle thys tyme þus / Te deum laudamus
Author(s): James Ryman
Title(s): Te Deum laudamus
Subjects: carols, of the Trinity; Trinity, carols to
Versification: — four-line, two-line — abab
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 90v-91
First Lines:
ffadere of blisse omnipotent
ffor thou hast made and create us…
Last Lines:
…Bothe iii and i of myghtis most
Te deum laudamus
Note: Not signed by Ryman in MS.
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 301.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 204; 1977, 181.