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Gaudete iusti in domino
The Battle of Barnet — four 8-line stanzas, with refrain, ‘Conuertimini ye comons and drede your kyng / For now regneth ryghtwysly oure souerayn’
Title(s): The Battle of Barnet
Subjects: political poems; Edward IV, return of
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc, ababbccd, ababbcbd, abacdcdb
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College R.3.21 (601), f. 244v
First Lines:
Gaudete iusti in domino
ffor now regneth ryghtwysly oure souerayn…
Last Lines:
…Ye that be hys frendys yow prestys to pray
Conuertimini ye comons and drede your kyng
Attributed Author: Lydgate (added later after Finis)
Editions:
MacCracken, Henry Noble. “Lydgatiana.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 130 (1913): 286-311: 309.