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God that all hast made of nought / For love of man
‘A confessioun of wyrschip i orysoun’ — eight couplets
Title(s): ‘A confessioun of wyrschip i orysoun’
Subjects: prayers, for use in church
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. a.1 (SC 3938) [Vernon MS], f. 115vb1
First Lines:
God þat al hast mad of nouht
ffor loue of mon þat þou hast bouht…
Last Lines:
…I preie þe lord þat þou me wisse
And bring me to þi muchele blisse. Amen.
Facsimiles:
Doyle, I. A., ed. The Vernon Manuscript. A Facsimile of Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Eng. poet.a.1, with an introduction by A. I. Doyle. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1987.
Scase, Wendy, and Nick Kennedy, eds. A facsimile edition of the Vernon manuscript: Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. Poet. A. 1. Oxford: The Bodleian Library, 2011.
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl, ed. The Minor Poems of the Vernon Manuscript, Part 1. EETS o.s. 98 (1892; repr. 1973): 32.
2.Source: London, British Library Addit. 37787, ff. 11v-12
First Lines:
God þat al hast made of nought
ffor loue of man þat þu hast bought…
Last Lines:
…I prey þe lord þu me wysse
And bringe me to þi muchel blisse
Editions:
Baugh, Nita Scudder. A Worcestershire Miscellany, compiled by John Northwood, c. 1400, edited from British Museum MS. Add. 37,787. Philadelphia, 1956: 96.