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DIMEV 3935
IMEV 2462.5
NIMEV 2462.5
O holy Saint George O very champion
Divers heroes of the family of Willoughby in a poem by James Packe ‘out of an old roll of parchemin’ — eight stanzas rhyme royal
Author(s): James Packe
Subjects: elegies; George, saint; Willoughby family
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 245, f. 105va-105vb
First Lines:
O holy St George O very Champion
O vndefyled O most holy knight…
Last Lines:
…Cause me to heere Rex splendens songen on hye
Before the Trinitie when that I shall dye
Note: Folio number reflects most recent foliation of MS. Heading in upper margin reads, ‘Out of an old Roll in parchemin’ (f. 105v).
Attributed Author: Quod James Packe (f. 105v)