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My worshipful and reverent lady dear
An Epistle to his mistress by Humfrey Newton — seventeen quatrains
Author(s): Humfrey Newton
Subjects: love letters; love, unrequited; lovers, death of; lovers, verses addressed to
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Lat. misc. c.66 [olim Capesthorne], ff. 91va-92vb
First Lines:
My worshipfull & reuerent lady dere
& ye that all my lof us on…
Last Lines:
…of my dethe I you endite
allas for lofe my lif is lore
Attributed Title: Bilet (f. 92vb, at end)
Editions:
Robbins, Rossell Hope. “The Poems of Humphrey Newton, Esquire, 1466-1536.” PMLA 65 (1950): 249-81: 260-2.