The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
DIMEV 2325
IMEV 1395
NIMEV 1395
I wot a bird in bower bright / That fully seemly is on sight
The loveliest lady in the land — ten 8-line stanzas (aaabcccb) and 4-line burden: ‘Blow northerne wynd / sent þou me my suetyng / blow norþerne wynd / blou blou blou’.
Subjects: carols, amorous
Versification: — eight-line, four-line — aaabcccb

Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 2253, ff. 72va-73
First Lines:
Ichot a burde in boure bryht
Þat sully semly is on syht…
Last Lines:
…For hire loue mournyng Y make
More þen eny mon
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