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IMEV 1868
NIMEV 1868
Let us advise this day primordial
A paraphrase of the hymn, ‘Primo dierum omnium’ — nine stanzas rhyme royal
Title(s): Primo dierum omnium
Subjects: paraphrases
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 34193, ff. 114-114v
First Lines:
Lat vs avvise thys dey primordiall
Thys primer day os scripture doth devisse…
Last Lines:
…In oone substance personys triplitate
All thre in oone beyng essenciate. Amene.
Editions:
Patterson, Frank A. “Hymnal from MS. Additional 34193, British Museum.” Medieval Studies in Memory of Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis. Roger Sherman Loomis, ed. New York: Columbia UP, 1927: 443-88: 468-71.