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O sweet Lady O Virgin pure
James Ryman, ‘Succurre nobis miseris’, an orison to the Virgin Mary — five macaronic quatrains (abab) with this refrain and burden (bb): ‘O mater summi iudicis / Succurre nobis miseris
Author(s): James Ryman
Subjects: carols, to Virgin Mary; Virgin Mary, carols to
Versification: — four-line — abab
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 8v-9
First Lines:
O sweete lady O uirgyn pure
O mater sumum iudicis
Last Lines:
…Sith thou art quene of indulgense
Succurre nobis miseris
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 334.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 162; 1977, 144.