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DIMEV 3203
IMEV 1958
NIMEV 1958
Lord I bid both day and night
Lord come to my feast — three couplets
Subjects: devotional verse
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 7322, f. 184r2
First Lines:
Lord I bidde boȝe day & nyth
cum to my fest ȝat I haue dyth…
Last Lines:
…ȝif in þi sith i grace haue fonde
ȝif me Mi wille at ȝis stonde
Note: Written as prose, inserted into Latin with Latin between couplets.
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James, ed. Political, Religious and Love Poems, from Lambeth MS. 306 and other sources. EETS o.s. 15 (1866); repr. 1962; rev. ed. 1903: 242 (orig. ed.).