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Lord Christ Thou havest us bought
Prayer to Christ — four 5-line stanzas in English, alternating with four stanzas in Old French
Subjects: Christ, prayers to; prayers, to Christ
Versification: — five-line — aaabc
Macaronic: French



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College B.14.39 (323), f. 24
First Lines:
Louerd crist þou hauest us boust
Þou madest al þis world of noust…
Last Lines:
…Ihesu þi blisse us bi see for þi
swete moder loue
Editions:
Hickes, George. Linguarum Veterum Septentrionalium Thesaurus Grammatico-Criticus et Archaeologicus. Oxford, 1705: 1.144.
Meyer, Paul. “Les Manuscrits Français de Cambridge: III. Trinity College.” Romania 32 (1903): 18-120: 22-3.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. English Lyrics of the XIIIth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1932: 20-2.