The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Jesu that born was of a may / I amendment of mankind
Stanzaic Exposition of the Life of Christ and the Feasts of the Church —
10840 lines in quatrains
Title(s): Stanzaic Exposition of the Life of Christ and the Feasts of the Church
Subjects: Christ, life of; religious instruction
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 2250
, ff. 1-147v
Ihesus wos gefen hym by reson
To nome er mad wos ston er
…ffrom heuen to hom hit liȝt Adovn
As we in holy chirche
Note: Lines 1-623 wanting.
2.Source: London, British Library Harley 3909
, f. 1
Note: Lines 1-66 wanting: ends imperfectly; photo. facsimile in Oxford, Bodleian Library Facs. e.23 [of Harley 3909].
Foster, Frances Allen,
A Stanzaic Life of Christ, from Harley MS. 3909.
o.s. 166 (1926).
3.Source: London, British Library Addit. 38666
, ff. 5-173v
Jhesu þat born was of a may
In amendement of
…Of oure lyfe be clene & clere
And with hym in þat
Note: Ends imperfectly.