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O blessed Mary the flower of virginity
A salutation to the Virgin Mary — six stanzas rhyme royal
Subjects: Virgin Mary, salutation to
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, Lambeth Palace Library 306, f. 177v
First Lines:
O blessed maryde the flowre of virgynitie
O quene of hevyn imperyall…
Last Lines:
…And till his hole realme
As thou bare Iubiter in bethleem
Explicit
Attributed Title: Explicit
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James, ed. Political, Religious and Love Poems, from Lambeth MS. 306 and other sources. EETS o.s. 15 (1866); repr. 1962; rev. ed. 1903: 81-2; rev. ed. 112-13.