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Hail Mary well Thee be
Ave Maria — two couplets inserted in the Speculum Sacerdotale
Title(s): Ave Maria; Speculum Sacerdotale
Subjects: Virgin Mary, hymns to; hymns, to Virgin Mary
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson A.362 (SC 11247), f. 3
Transcription:
Heyle Marye wele þe be
fful of grace and god wiþ þee
Amonge alle wymmen blyssed þou be
and þe fruyte þat comeþ of þe
Note: Written as prose.
2.Source: London, British Library Addit. 36791, f. 23v
Transcription:
Hayle mare wele the be
ffull of grace god is with the
Amonge alle wymen blessy thow be
And the fruyt that cometh of the
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Weatherly, Edward Howell, ed. Speculum Sacerdotale. EETS o.s. 200 (1936); repr. Kraus: New York, 1971: 40.