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Maiden Mother and comely Queen / That art in heaven and ever shall been
‘A salutacioun to vre ladi’ — sixty-eight 6-line stanza
Title(s): ‘A salutacioun to vre ladi’
Subjects: Virgin Mary, salutation to
Versification: — six-line — aabccb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Eng. poet. a.1 (SC 3938) [Vernon MS], ff. 121vb-122va
First Lines:
MAyden Modur and comely Qween
Þat art in heuene and euer schal ben…
Last Lines:
…And schild vs from þe foule fend
And let vs neuer be schent. AM.EN.
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, ed. The Minor Poems of the Vernon Manuscript, Part 1. EETS o.s. 98 (1892; repr. 1973): 121-31.