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DIMEV 3177
IMEV 1940
NIMEV 1940
Look man to Jesu Christ I-nailed on the rood
A paraphrase of ‘Respice in faciem Xi’, etc. — six irregular lines
Note: For another version see 3183.
Subjects: paraphrases; advice, spiritual
Versification: — irregular



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 42 (SC 1846), f, 250ra
First Lines:
Loke man to iesucrist hi neiled an þo rode
And hi ƿitz his nakede bodi red hi maked mid blode…
Last Lines:
…þurch warm þu art i boruhe
þu mit hi uinde blode an sorue
Editions:
Heuser, Wilhelm. “With an O and an I.” Anglia 27 (1904): 283-319: 209.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XIV Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1924. 2nd ed., rev.: G. V. Smithers, Oxford, 1952: 1.