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DIMEV 1957
IMEV 1194.5
NIMEV TM 578
Here beside dwelleth a rich barons daughter
The Juggler and the Baron’s daughter — fourteen long couplets and bob with two-line burden
Note: Cf. Sidgwick (1903), 3. 211-16.
Subjects: tales; ribaldry
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Balliol College 354, p. 5091
First Lines:
Here beside dwellithe as riche barons dowghter
She wold haue no man þat for her love had sowght her…
Last Lines:
…Send euery giglot of this town such an oþer leman
Evyn as he was
Explicit
Facsimiles:
Early Manuscripts at Oxford University: Facsimile of Oxford, Balliol MS 354. (http://image.ox.ac.uk/show?collection=balliol&manuscript=ms354).
Editions:
Flügel, Ewald. “Liedersammlungen des XVI Jahrhunderts….” Anglia 26 (1903): 94-285: 278.
Dyboski, R., ed. Songs, Carols and Other Miscellaneous Poems from Balliol MS. 354, Richard Hill’s Commonplace Book. EETS e.s. 101 (1908); repr. 1984: 115.
Chambers, Edmund Kerchever, and Frank Sidgwick. Early English Lyrics…. London: Buller, 1907, 1911 et seq: 251.
Davies, Reginald Thorne. Medieval English Lyrics: a critical anthology. London, 1963; Evanston, IL: Northwestern UP, 1964: 284-6.
Sisam, Celia, and Kenneth Sisam, eds. The Oxford Book of Medieval English Verse. Oxford: Clarendon, 1970: 535-6.