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DIMEV 4439
Rachel that weepeth without consolation
Carol on epiphany, or slaughter of the innocents — two quatrains (abcb) including refrain, ‘Vox in rama audita est’ plus burden: ‘Syng we now þe holy feste / Vox in rama audita est
Subjects: carols, Epiphany
Versification: — four-line — abcb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Lincoln College Lat. 141, f. 2
First Lines:
Rachel þat wepyth withowt consolacoun
ffor her chylderne is ded þat suke[d] her brest…
Last Lines:
…This glorius blod was offyrd to hevyn
ffor vox in rama audita est
Editions:
Palti, Kathleen. “An Unpublished Fifteenth-Century Carol Collection: Oxford, Lincoln College MS Lat. 141.” Medium Aevum. 77 (2008): 260-78: 264-5.