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O glorious god redeemer of mankind
A prayer prefixed in some MSS to the ‘Arms of Christ’ — three quatrains
Note: See 4083.
Subjects: prayers, to God; Christ, ‘arms’ of
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Douce 1 (SC 21575), ff. 54v-55v
First Lines:
O Glorius god redemer of mankynde
whiche on the crosse hyng full of compassyon…
Last Lines:
…And graunt me grace so to serue the here
Affter this lyfe to be in tuycion
Editions:
Bad Key: Brown1939: 221.
Robbins, Rossell Hope. “The ‘Arma Christi’ Rolls.” Modern Language Review 34 (1939): 415-21: 417.
2.Source: Princeton, Princeton University Library University Library, Robert H. Taylor MS 17 (olim Thompson (Portland, Oregon) [olim Amherst 20 prior Phillipps]), f. 1v