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Out of your sleep arise and wake
James Ryman, a Christmas carol — nine quatrains (aaab) with ‘…virgyn marie quene of blis’ refrain and burden (bb): ‘The sonne of god man bicome is / Of virgyn marie quene of blis’
Author(s): James Ryman
Subjects: carols, Nativity
Versification: — four-line — aaab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 39-40
First Lines:
Oute of your slepe arryse and wake
ffor god our manhode now hath take…
Last Lines:
…Therin to see his glorious face
with virgyn marie quene of blis
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 206-7.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 46; 1977, 38-9.