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DIMEV 3033
IMEV 1841.5
NIMEV TM 878
Late on a night as I lay sleeping
An erotic dream vision — five quatrains
Note: Cf. 2449.
Subjects: erotic dreams
Versification: — four-line — aabb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson C.813 (SC 12653) [Welles Anthology], f. 48
First Lines:
late on a nyght as I lay slepyng
on prayede to me with teyres wepyng…
Last Lines:
…ther yn the place wher as I laye
But when I wakyd she was away
Editions:
Padelford, Frederick Morgan. “Liedersammlungen des xvi. Jahrhunderts…IV.” Anglia 31 (1908): 309-96: 361-2.
Jansen, Sharon L., and Kathleen H. Jordan, eds. The Welles Anthology: MS. Rawlinson C.813: A Critical Edition. Binghamton, NY: Medieval & Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1991: 194-5.