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O king of grace and indulgence
James Ryman, a hymn to Christ — six quatrains (aaab) including refrain ‘ffili marie virginis’ and burden: ‘Of thy mercy lete vs not mys / ffili marie virginis’
Author(s): James Ryman
Subjects: Christ, hymns to; hymns, to Christ
Versification: — four-line — aaab
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 46v-47
First Lines:
O king of grace and Indulgence
By whome alle thyng hath existence…
Last Lines:
…Graunte vs thou prince of alle princes
fili marie virginis
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 216-17.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 195; 1977, 172.
Stevens, John, ed. Mediaeval Carols. Musica Britannica 4. London: Stainer and Bell, 1952, 2nd ed. 1958: 111 (burden only).