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NIMEV 983.55
God that made both day and night
To the new moon — six lines
Note: Followed by 2555.
Subjects: calendars



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Lansdowne 96, f. 104r1
Transcription:
God that made boythe daye & neight
The mone shyne and the starres soe light
The holye sonne that shines bryght
Kepe youe and save youe from all ill sprytes
God hym seid bothe farre and neare
That bought vs his blode soe deare
Editions:
Sparrow-Simpson, W. “On a Magical Roll Preserved in the British Museum.” Journal of the British Archaeological Association 48 (1892): 38-54: 45.