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DIMEV 4054
O splendent spectacle most comeliest of hue
Verses in praise of the Virgin Mary — four cross-rhymed quatrains
Subjects: Virgin Mary, praise of; prayers, to Virgin Mary
Versification: — four-line — abab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 60577 [Winchester Anthology], f. 108
First Lines:
O splendent spectakyll moste comlyeste of hewe
lyuynge in londe to my estymacyon…
Last Lines:
…Some tyme be daye some tyme be nyght
Bryngynge the plesurys to youre fyste
Editions:
Wilson, Edward. “Introduction.” The Winchester Anthology. A Facsimile of British Library Additional Manuscript 60577. With an account of the music by Iain Fenlon. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1981.