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Jesu Christ that died on tree
A Prayer to Christ — three 12-line stanzas
Subjects: Christ, prayers to; prayers, to Christ
Versification: — twelve-line



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Royal 17 C.XVII, ff. 96vb-97ra
First Lines:
Ihesu cryste þat dyed on tre
And sofurred pyne for Adam syn
Gyf me gace to worchepe þe
For þe […] I wolde be gyn…
Last Lines:
…And lat hym neuer ouer come here
To gar me syn as I dyd ere
Note: Text damaged by damp. 3234 follows without break in text.
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 97-8.