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‘My lemmon …. þe fairest of erþkinne’ — two quatrains (aaba)
Subjects: love lyrics
Versification: — four-line — aaba



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson D.913 (SC 13679), f. 1
First Lines:
Of euerykune tre
of euerykune tre…
Last Lines:
…þe fairest of erþkinne
my lemmon sse ssal boe
Note: Item I (a). Written as prose.
Editions:
Heuser, Wilhelm. “Fragmente von Unbekannten Spielmansliedern des 14. Jahrhunderts, aus Ms. Rawl. D.913.” Angli 30 (1907): 173-9: 174.
Robbins, Rossell Hope, ed. Secular Lyrics of the XIV and XV Centuries. 2nd ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1955: 12.
Wilson, Richard Middlewood. The Lost Literature of Medieval England. London: Methuen, 1952: 169.
Speirs, John. Medieval English Poetry: the non-Chaucerian Tradition. London: Faber, 1957: 61.
Oliver, Raymond. Poems Without Names: The English Lyric 1200-1500. Berkeley, CA: University of California, 1970: 3.
Sisam, Celia, and Kenneth Sisam, eds. The Oxford Book of Medieval English Verse. Oxford: Clarendon, 1970: 167.
Luria, Maxwell Sidney, and Richard L. Hoffman, eds. Middle English Lyrics. New York: Norton, 1974: 18.