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DIMEV 3217
IMEV 1966
NIMEV 1966
Lord Maker of all thing / Almighty God in Majesty
A miracle of the Virgin Mary: the Jewish Boy — 186 lines in quatrains, abab, mixed with twelves, ababababbcbc; and ending with a six of shorter lines by way of colophon, aabccb
Subjects: Virgin Mary, miracles of; miracles; Jews
Versification: — four-line, twelve-line, six-line — abab, ababababbcbc, aabccb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. a.1 (SC 3938) [Vernon MS], ff. 125rb-125va
First Lines:
LOrd Makere of alle þing
Almihti God in Maieste
Þat euer was wiþ oute biginning
And art and euermore schal be…
Last Lines:
…I writen a boue
God graunt vs Ioy
In heuene an hih
Ihesu for þi Moder loue. A.ME.N
Facsimiles:
Doyle, I. A., ed. The Vernon Manuscript. A Facsimile of Bodleian Library, Oxford, MS Eng. poet.a.1, with an introduction by A. I. Doyle. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1987.
Scase, Wendy, and Nick Kennedy, eds. A facsimile edition of the Vernon manuscript: Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS. Eng. Poet. A. 1. Oxford: The Bodleian Library, 2011.
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. “Altenglische Marienlegenden aus Ms. Vernon zum ersten Mal.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 56 (1876): 221-40: 228-31.
Horstmann, Carl, ed. The Minor Poems of the Vernon Manuscript, Part 1. EETS o.s. 98 (1892; repr. 1973): 149-54.
Boyd, Beverly May, ed. Middle English Miracles of the Virgin. New York: Columbia UP, 1955; San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1964: 38-43.