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God save King Henry wheresoever he be
Anthem for marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York, A.D. 1486 — five lines
Note: Ringler Jr. (1992), TM 486; cf. 1578.
Author(s): Thomas Ashwell
Subjects: occasional verse; Henry VII; Elizabeth of York, queen



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.13.27, f. 31
Note: With music by Thomas Ashwell.
Editions:
Flood, W. H. G. Early Tudor Composers. Oxford: University Press, 1925: 58.
2.Source: Cambridge UK, St John’s College K.31 (234), f. 28v
Transcription:
God Save Kyng Herry
Note: Just first four words as a rubric title to another song in Latin, ‘Et in terra pax…’, probably to indicate that the music may also be used for the [presumably well-known] English song.
Editions:
Strickland, Agnes. Lives of the Queens of England. 12 vols. London, 1840-48; repr. 8 vols. 1851-52 (facs. repr. with intro. Antonia Fraser, 8 vols, Bath 1972): 4.40.