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If it please you your kisses for to sell
A roundel, translated from the French of Charles d’Orléans (Champollion-Figeac (1842), 44) — 21 lines
Author(s): Charles d’Orléans
Subjects: roundels; kisses; lovers, addresses to beloved
Versification: — twenty-one-line — aabbaaabaab + aabbaaabba



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 682, f. 80v
First Lines:
IF hit plese yow yowre cossis forto selle
I redy am here forto bie hem welle…
Last Lines:
…Hit to dispende as yowre owen heritage
Mi loue and of plesaunce a thousand elle
Editions:
Taylor, G. Watson. Poems Written in English by Charles Duke of OrleansOrleans, during his Captivity in England after the Battle of Azincourt Roxburghe Club 44. London, 1827: 163.
Steele, Robert, ed. Charles of Orleans: The English Poems. Vol. 1. EETS o.s. 215 (1941); vol. 2. ed. Robert Steele and Mabel Day, o.s. 220; repr. as one volume, 1970: 125.
Arn, Mary-Jo, ed. Fortunes Stabilnes: Charles of Orleans’s English Book of Love. A Critical Edition. Binghamton, NY: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1994: 275-6.