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IMEV 2674.5
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Omnes gentes plaudite / Car nostre saueyour est ne
A macaronic carol of the Nativity in Latin, French, and English — five quatrains (aaab) and burden: ‘Nouo profusi gaudio / Benedicamus domino
Subjects: carols, Nativity
Versification: — four-line — aaab
Macaronic: Latin, French



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Egerton 3307, f. 52v
First Lines:
Omnes gentes plaudite
Car nostres saueyour est ne
Ouer all blyssyd he be
Rex alpha et Oo…
Last Lines:
…ffortime de grace et de pyte
Of all thi goodness we þank þe
Bendicamus domio
Editions:
Stevens, John, ed. Mediaeval Carols. Musica Britannica 4. London: Stainer and Bell, 1952, 2nd ed. 1958: 36.
Greene, Richard Leighton, ed. A Selection of English Carols. Clarendon Medieval and Tudor Series. Oxford: Clarendon, 1962: 68.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977 (see also Greene (1935)): 22.