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Kindly is now my coming
On the Vanity of Life — one 8-line stanza (abababab)
Title(s): On the Vanity of Life
Subjects: vanity, against worldly; mutability
Versification: — eight-line — abababab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 2316, f. 25
First Lines:
Kyndeli is now mi coming
into þis werd wiht teres and cry…
Editions:
Wright, Thomas, and James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, eds. Reliquiae Antiquae. 2 vols. London: Smith, 1845: 2.119.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XIV Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1924. 2nd ed., rev.: G. V. Smithers, Oxford, 1952: 68.
Oliver, Raymond. Poems Without Names: The English Lyric 1200-1500. Berkeley, CA: University of California, 1970: 47.
Luria, Maxwell Sidney, and Richard L. Hoffman, eds. Middle English Lyrics. New York: Norton, 1974: 226.
Gray, Douglas, ed. A Selection of Religious Lyrics. Clarendon Medieval and Tudor Series. Oxford: Clarendon, 1975: 83.