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O ye lovers that pleaden for your right
Advice resented: a dialogue between an unhappy lover and the Advocate of Venus — fourteen stanzas rhyme royal
Subjects: dialogues, lovers’
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Corpus Christi College 61, ff. 66v-67
First Lines:
O ye lovers that pletyn for youre ryght
in venus courte as do so moche for me…
Last Lines:
…turnyng with the wynd like to afane
ffor my good cownsell yet ye me blame
Note: Added by another hand to originally blank leaves at end.
Editions:
Robbins, Rossell Hope, ed. Secular Lyrics of the XIV and XV Centuries. 2nd ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1955: 169-72.
Bowers, Robert Hood. “Advice Resented: A Middle-English Court of Love Poem (Corpus Christi College MS 61, fol., 66v-67r).” Philological Quarterly 31 (1952): 211-14: 212-14.