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Jesu almighty and Mary maiden free
A prayer for defence against enemies — one stanza rhyme royal
Subjects: prayers, against peril
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 939 (SC 27691), f. 12v
First Lines:
Ihesu almyghty and mary maydyn fre
By the mediacion off comt eternall…
Last Lines:
…But only to the my lord & protector
Aȝenst alle myn enmys to be my defendor amen
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 92.