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DIMEV 2236
I never saw maiden and with my eye
A lover’s lament — one monorhyming quatrain
Subjects: lover’s laments
Versification: — four-line — aaaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 60577 [Winchester Anthology], f. 57v
Transcription:
I neuer saue maden & wythe my eye
that dyde lowe so fathfully
And sche woe not agayn loue me
then for pure sorowe must I now dye
fare wel louyr
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.