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Of passed time the plaster of no care
Charles d’Orléans, ‘Love’s Maledy’, translated from the French (Champollion-Figeac (1842), 163) — three stanzas rhyme royal and four line Envoy (aabb)
Author(s): Charles d’Orléans
Title(s): ‘Love’s Maledy’
Subjects: envoys; love lyrics
Versification: — seven-line, four-line — ababbcc, aabb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 682, ff. 58-59
First Lines:
OF passid tyme the plaster of no care
Vnto myn hert so long and soft hath leyne…
Last Lines:
…Forwhi hit is so plesaunt a foly
The which is callid lovis malady
Editions:
Taylor, G. Watson. Poems Written in English by Charles Duke of OrleansOrleans, during his Captivity in England after the Battle of Azincourt Roxburghe Club 44. London, 1827: 133-4.
Steele, Robert, ed. Charles of Orleans: The English Poems. Vol. 1. EETS o.s. 215 (1941); vol. 2. ed. Robert Steele and Mabel Day, o.s. 220; repr. as one volume, 1970: 1.102.
Arn, Mary-Jo, ed. Fortunes Stabilnes: Charles of Orleans’s English Book of Love. A Critical Edition. Binghamton, NY: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1994: 246-7.