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DIMEV 3158
IMEV 3632
NIMEV 3632
Lo this noble and victorious conqueror
On the Kings of England from William the Conqueror to Edward II — ten rhyme royal stanzas
Note: Formerly listed under 5731; for other verses on the kings, see 5731, 727, 1472
Subjects: kings of England; William the Conqueror; Edward I; Edward II; Henry II; Henry III; John, king
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Digby 196 (SC 1797), ff. 65-65v
First Lines:
loo [t]his noble and victorous conqueror
[W]illiam duke of alle Normundy
[ ]d it conquered þis land to hys honour
All dret puissaunce of cheualry…
Last Lines:
…& ȝet by hys quene was slawe by treson
[ ] a traytour entrewe hys name hygth mortymer
This nobil kyng he regned ful xx ȝere [buried at] Glo[ ]