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O blessed Robert innocent and virgin
Lydgate’s prayer to St. Robert of Bury — five 8-line stanzas (ababbcbc)
Author(s): John Lydgate
Subjects: prayers, to saints; Robert of Bury, saint
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Laud misc. 683 (SC 798), ff. 22v-23
First Lines:
O blyssed Robert Innocent and virgyne
glorious marter gracious & riht good…
Last Lines:
…pray for alle tho and kepe hem fro ruyne
that do reuerence to both your passioun
Attributed Title: HEre begynneth a praier to seynt Robert (f. 22v)
Editions:
MacCracken, Henry Noble, ed. John Lydgate: The Minor Poems, Vol. I: Religious Poems. EETS e.s. 107 (1911; repr. 1961): 138-9.