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IMEV 2513
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O Michael by grace of Christ Jesu
?John Lydgate, ‘A prayere to seynt Michaell’ — one 8-line stanza (ababbcbc)
Author(s): John Lydgate (?)
Title(s): ‘A prayere to seynt Michaell’
Subjects: prayers, to guardian angel; Michael the archangel, saint
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Laud misc. 683 (SC 798), f. 24
First Lines:
O myghell by grace of cryst Ihesu
callid among angelis þe hevenly champioun…
Last Lines:
…Dyffende our party presente our orisoun
vp to the lord that gouerneth all
Attributed Title: A Prayere to seynt Michaell (f. 24)
Editions:
MacCracken, Henry Noble, ed. John Lydgate: The Minor Poems, Vol. I: Religious Poems. EETS e.s. 107 (1911; repr. 1961): 133.