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DIMEV 2129
I am sore astoned when I remember me
A verse translation of the Proem and Book 1 of Petrarch’s Secretum — 8-line stanzas (ababbbc)
Author(s): Francesco Petrarch
Title(s): Secretum
Subjects: translations; dialogues
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 60577 [Winchester Anthology], ff. 8-22
First Lines:
I am soore astoned whan I remembre me
How I entred thys lyff & how I schal oute agayne…
Last Lines:
…Where Ioye ys euer lastynge Now hens late vs hye
With the lycens of my lorde We wyll noo more to nyght
Attributed Author: Assit principio Sancta Maria meo ffranciscus Petrarcha (f. 8)
Facsimiles:
Wilson, Edward. “Introduction.” The Winchester Anthology. A Facsimile of British Library Additional Manuscript 60577. With an account of the music by Iain Fenlon. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1981.