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Jesu our ransom
William Herebert’s translation of the hymn ‘Ihesu nostra redempcio’ — twenty-five lines in stanzas of varying length
Author(s): William Herebert
Title(s): Ihesu nostra redempcio
Subjects: translations; hymns, to Christ; Christ, hymns to
Versification: — four-line, five-line — abab, abaab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 46919 [olim Phillipps 8336], f. 209v
First Lines:
Iesu oure raunsoun
Loue and longynge
Louerde god…
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XIV Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1924. 2nd ed., rev.: G. V. Smithers, Oxford, 1952: 27-8.
Luria, Maxwell Sidney, and Richard L. Hoffman, eds. Middle English Lyrics. New York: Norton, 1974: 97.