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O dreadful death come make and end
James Ryman, a longing for Death — two stanzas rhyme royal
Author(s): James Ryman
Subjects: death, longing for
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, f. 72v
First Lines:
O dredefull deth come make an ende
Come vnto me & do thy cure…
Last Lines:
…And take my soule into thy blis
Whereof the Ioye shall neuir mys
Attributed Author: Ryman (f. 80)
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 267-8.