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Glad us Maiden Mother mild
A literal rendering of the Latin ‘Gaude virgo mater christi / que per aurem concepisti etc.’ — three 6-line stanzas
Subjects: Virgin Mary, hymns to; hymns, to Virgin Mary; translations
Versification: — six-line — aabccb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College B.14.39 (323), ff. 28v-29
First Lines:
Glade us maiden moder milde
þurru þin herre þu were wid childe…
Last Lines:
…Be þerin us forto fonden
in ioye þat is endeles
Note: Latin texts precede each stanza, with the first Gaude virgo mater christi / que per aurem concepisti.
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. English Lyrics of the XIIIth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1932: 32-3.
Saupe, Karen, ed. Middle English Marian Lyrics. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 1998: 162-3; 274-6.