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Gaude to whom Gabriel was sent
A song of the Five Joys — five quatrains (abab) and burden: ‘Gawde for thy ioyes five / Mary moder maydyn & wyff’
Note: Ringler Jr. (1992), TM 460.
Subjects: Virgin Mary, joys of; carols, Annunciation
Versification: — four-line, two-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Balliol College 354, p. 4781
First Lines:
Gaude to whom Gabryell was sent
From Nazareth to Galalie…
Last Lines:
Ther of thow art siker & sure
But euer florisse & encrese
Gawde for they joyes five
Mary moder maydyn & wyff
Explicit
Facsimiles:
Early Manuscripts at Oxford University: Facsimile of Oxford, Balliol MS 354. (http://image.ox.ac.uk/show?collection=balliol&manuscript=ms354).
Editions:
Flügel, Ewald. “Liedersammlungen des XVI Jahrhunderts….” Anglia 26 (1903): 94-285: 257-8.
Dyboski, R., ed. Songs, Carols and Other Miscellaneous Poems from Balliol MS. 354, Richard Hill’s Commonplace Book. EETS e.s. 101 (1908); repr. 1984: 33-4.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 166; 1977, 147.