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DIMEV 2841.5
Jesu for thy holy name / Save me from deadly sin and worldly shame
Prayer for Jesus’s guidance or protection. Written as prose. Added to the lower margin by hand of early sixteenth century (“per me Thomas Goodenystone,” a Girdler of London, d. 1542)
Subjects: Jesus; prayers; livery companies
Versification: — couplet — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, College of Arms, Arundel 45, f. 2
Transcription:
Ihesu ffor dy holly nam ssaff me ffrom
dedly sen and wo〈rl〉dly sam p(er) me Thomas
Goodenystone