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Not wot I now what wise to bear my cheer
Charles d’Orléans, a Balade to his Lady, translated from the French of Charles d’Orléans (Champollion-Figeac (1842), 95) — three 11-line stanzas and 6-line Envoy
Author(s): Charles d’Orléans
Subjects: love lyrics; lovers, addresses to beloved; envoys
Versification: — eleven-line, six-line



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 682, ff. 28v-29v
Editions:
Taylor, G. Watson. Poems Written in English by Charles Duke of OrleansOrleans, during his Captivity in England after the Battle of Azincourt Roxburghe Club 44. London, 1827: 64-6.
Steele, Robert, ed. Charles of Orleans: The English Poems. Vol. 1. EETS o.s. 215 (1941); vol. 2. ed. Robert Steele and Mabel Day, o.s. 220; repr. as one volume, 1970: 50-1.
Arn, Mary-Jo, ed. Fortunes Stabilnes: Charles of Orleans’s English Book of Love. A Critical Edition. Binghamton, NY: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1994: 189-90.