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Adam and Eve did give consent
James Ryman, A carol of the Fall and Redemption — five quatrains (aaab) and burden (bb): ‘God bothe iii and one / Is oure comforte alone’
Author(s): James Ryman
Subjects: carols; fall and redemption, songs of
Versification: — four-line — aaab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 43v-44
First Lines:
Adam and eve did geve concent
Vnto the feende that vile serpent…
Last Lines:
…And hym to se there face to face
That is bothe iii and one
God bothe iii and one
Is oure comforte alone
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 211-12.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 198; 1977, 174-5.