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O orient light and king eterne
Song at the Ascension: poem occurring in only this MS of the English translation of the Pèlerinage de l’âme — five stanzas rhyme royal
Title(s): Pèlerinage de l’âme
Subjects: liturgical texts; Ascension, feast of
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Melbourne, State Library of Victoria *096/G94, f. 208
First Lines:
O orient lyghte & kinge eterne
Oure ioye and oure redempcioun…
Last Lines:
…In laude and glorye coequall
Honourid with ioye perpetuall
Note: Transcription from Roberts (1933).
Editions:
Roberts, P. D. “Some unpublished middle English lyrics and Stanzas in a Victoria public library manuscript.” English Studies 54 (1973): 105-18: 114-15.