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On all souls day men shall let sing and read
All Souls’ Day, in one MS of the South English Legendary
Note: For other MSS see 362; for the version in the ‘expanded’ Northern Homily Cycle see 5690.
Title(s): South English Legendary ; All Souls’ Day
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, Lambeth Palace Library 223, ff. 202-205
First Lines:
ON all sowlen day men shal lete synge & rede
And her bedes bidden & done almes dede…
Last Lines:
…Now Ihesu þat vs dere boȝt þogh we ofte done amys
Of all cristen soules haue mercy & bringe vs to þi blisse Amen
Attributed Title: Ale sowlen day (RT)