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DIMEV 4355
Peace pearls and periwinkles of price
Verses calling for peace so that all can listen to the extertainment that is to follow — six nine-line stanzas, ababcdcde of which pairs of e-lines rhyme with one another
Subjects: peace; peace, desire for; entertainment
Versification: — nine-line — ababcdcde



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Lincoln College Lat. 130, f. 1v
First Lines:
Pes perlys & peruynkes of prys
So louely [ ]yng in londe
[ ]as swetlych as rose yroyled on rys
[ ] styllych to s[ ] pre[ ]ȝow to fonde…
Last Lines:
…& herkneþ to our pley ic rede
Ihesu þat ys heuene kyng
graunt ous all god endyng
& after our ende to blysse ous bryng
With hys oune grace