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Now Holy Ghost of the High Deity
Hoccleve’s ‘Inuocacio ad spiritum sanctum’ — ten stanzas rhyme royal
Author(s): Thomas Hoccleve
Title(s): Inuocacio ad spiritum sanctum
Subjects: prayers, to Holy Ghost; Holy Ghost, prayers to
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 744 [olim Ashburnham 133; olim Gollancz], ff. 30-31v
First Lines:
Now holy goost of the hy deitee
Loue and holy communicacioun…
Last Lines:
…Our soules hem to haue in gouernance
O Trinitee haue vs in remembrance
Attributed Title: Ad spiritum sanctum (f. 30)
Facsimiles:
Burrow, John, and A. I. Doyle, eds. Thomas Hoccleve: A Facsimile of the Autograph Verse Manuscripts. EETS s.s. 19 (2002).
Editions:
Gollancz, Israel, ed. Hoccleve’s Works: The Minor Poems. vol. 2. EETS e.s. 73 (1925); repr. with 61, 1970: 7.