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Of things all O mighty maintour
The hymn ‘Rerum deus tenax’ — two stanzas rhyme royal
Title(s): Rerum deus tenax
Subjects: God, hymns to; hymns, to God
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 34193, f. 116v
First Lines:
Off thynges all O myghty mayntoure
That haldest all thyng in thy gouernance…
Last Lines:
…Bot schynne vs with þe sonne of thy mercy
And vs convey to blysse and to glorie
Editions:
Patterson, Frank A. “Hymnal from MS. Additional 34193, British Museum.” Medieval Studies in Memory of Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis. Roger Sherman Loomis, ed. New York: Columbia UP, 1927: 443-88: 477-8.