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In winter when the weather was cold
Thomas Brampton’s version of the Seven Penitential Psalms — 8-line stanzas
Note: For a variant see 609.
Author(s): Thomas Brampton
Title(s): Seven Penitential Psalms
Subjects: psalms, penitential
Versification: — eight-line



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Magdalene College Pepys 2030, ff. 1-17v
First Lines:
…My synfull werkys bothe more and lesse
Ne remiscarys domine…
Last Lines:
…And devoutely cry and crave
Ne ne reminiscarus domine
Note: Begins at line 7 of stanza 7; lacks stanzas 121-4.
2.Source: London, British Library Harley 1704, ff. 13-17
Note: Stanzas 62-116.
3.Source: London, British Library Sloane 1853, f. 3
Note: Stanzas 62-116.
Editions:
Black, William Henry. “A Paraphrase on the Seven Penitential Psalms.” Percy Society 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.” Traditio 7 (1949-51): 359-403: 359-403.