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Jesu Lord our heavenly king
The founding of a mythical fraternity of drinkers — in six-line tail-rhyme stanzas
Subjects: drinking songs; satire
Versification: — six-line — aabccb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales Peniarth 53, pp. 103-111
First Lines:
Jhesu lord owr heavenly kyng…
Editions:
Baugh, Albert Croll. “A Fraternity of Drinkers.” Philologica: The Malone Anniversary Studies. Thomas Austin Kirby, and Henry Bosley Woolf, eds. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1949: 200-07: 202-7.
Robbins, Rossell Hope. “The Fraternity of Drinkers.” Studies in Philology 47 (1950): 35-41: 36-41.