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In the city called Assisi / Vir trahens tunc originem
James Ryman, A macaronic song in praise of St. Francis — eleven 6-line stanzas (ababcc) with two-line refrain: ‘Whoys Ioy shalle euer encres / His name is callid ffraunces’
Author(s): James Ryman
Subjects: Francis of Assisi, saint; hymns, to saints
Versification: — six-line — ababcc
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 99v-100
First Lines:
In the cite callyd assyse
Vir trahens tunc originem…
Last Lines:
…Whoys ioy shalle euer encres
His name is callid ffraunces
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 316-18.