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Saint Christina was a maid bright
William Paris, Life of St. Christina — sixty-six 8-line stanzas
Author(s): William Paris
Title(s): Life of St. Christina
Subjects: saints’ lives
Versification: — eight-line



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Arundel 168, ff. 2ra-4vb
First Lines:
Seynte cristyn was a maide bryghte
As clerkis in bokes hath rede & seen…
Last Lines:
…To se the site there in thi blisse
with seint cristyn þi maydyne bright
Attributed Title: Explicit vita Sancte Cristine virginis Amen (f. 4vb)
Editions:
Horstmann, Carl. Sammlung altenglischer Legenden. Heilbronn: Henninger, 1878: 183-90.