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DIMEV 3529
Mistress Anne this book and my heart is all yours
Verses for offering a book as a gift — two couplets
Subjects: bookplates; lovers, addresses to beloved; women
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 1087, f. 146v
Transcription:
Mystres Anne this Boke & my hartte ys all yours
Gode send yow good Chaunce & meny good New yersse
And al hallone that be with yn this Boke expreste
send me your owne my desyre & harttes Reste
Note: Written in a hand of the sixteenth century; addressed to Anne, with signature, ‘En dieu Essperaunce A. W.’ (f. 145v).
Editions:
Schulz, Herbert. C., Norma B. Cuthbert, and Naydée Noya. Ten Centuries of Manuscripts in the Huntington Library. San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1962: 6.
Dutschke, C. W. Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington Library. 2 vols. San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1989: 2.396.