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In winter when the weather was cold
Thomas Brampton’s version of the Seven Penitential Psalms — 8-line
For a variant see 609
Author(s): Thomas Brampton
Title(s): Seven Penitential Psalms
Subjects: psalms, penitential
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Magdalene College Pepys 2030
, ff. 1-17v
…My synfull werkys bothe more and lesse
…And devoutely cry and crave
Ne ne reminiscarus
Note: Begins at line 7 of stanza 7; lacks stanzas 121-4.
3.Source: London, British Library Sloane 1853
, f. 3
Note: Stanzas 62-116.
Black, William Henry.
“A Paraphrase on the Seven Penitential Psalms.”
7. London: Richards, 1842.
Kreuzer, James R.
“Thomas Brampton’s Metrical Paraphrase of the Seven Penitential
Psalms: A Diplomatic Edition of the Version in MS Pepys 1584 and MS Cambridge
University Ff 2.38 with Variant Readings from All Known Manuscripts.”
7 (1949-51): 359-403: 359-403.