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Now the days star in his heavenly sphere
The hymn, ‘Iam lucis orto sidere’ — four stanzas rhyme royal
Title(s): Iam lucis orto sidere
Subjects: hymns
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 34193, ff. 115v-116
First Lines:
Now the deys sterre in hys hevynly spere
ffresche as febus a peryth in owr syght…
Last Lines:
…Ympnes and song and laude & glorie
Wyche is þe dey lastynge eternally
Editions:
Patterson, Frank A. “Hymnal from MS. Additional 34193, British Museum.” Medieval Studies in Memory of Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis. Roger Sherman Loomis, ed. New York: Columbia UP, 1927: 443-88: 474-6.