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I pray thee spirit that angel art
A prayer to the guardian angel — ten quatrains (abab, abcb)
Subjects: prayers, to guardian angel
Versification: — four-line — abab, abcb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.6.43, ff. 98v-99v
First Lines:
I Praye þe spirit þat angell arte
To whom y am be take…
Last Lines:
…That my sowle came fro
Euer in ioye with angeles to synge Amen
Attributed Title: Oracio ad proprium angelum (f. 98v)
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 202-4.