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DIMEV 3849
O blessed Mother and Maiden
Verse introduction to a dialogue between the Virgin and Christ — three long lines in one manuscript
Note: Introduction to dialogue in one MS of 160.
Subjects: dialogues, Virgin and Christ
Versification: — three-line — abb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 331, f. 96r1
Transcription:
o blessyd moder & maydyn þis es a wondyrfull þyng
þe angel behet þe þat criste schold be þi son and duel with þe
and now he takit to þe a nyw son & go fro þe
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Wenzel, Siegfried. “Unrecorded Middle-English Verses.” Anglia 92 (1974): 55-78: 58.