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Saint Mary mother mild
A macaronic hymn to the Virgin Mary and Christ — six 10-line stanzas
Subjects: hymns, to Virgin Mary and Christ; Virgin Mary and Christ, songs/prayers to
Versification: — ten-line — ababccdeed
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College B.14.39 (323), f. 24v
First Lines:
Seinte mari moder milde mater salutaris
feirest flour of eni felde uere nuncuparis
Last Lines:
…þat i ne misse
of þine blisse
poscente
Editions:
Chambers, Edmund Kerchever, and Frank Sidgwick. Early English Lyrics…. London: Buller, 1907, 1911 et seq: 89-91.
Patterson, Frank A. The Middle English Penitential Lyric. Columbia University Studies in English. New York: Columbia Press, 1911: 148-9.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. English Lyrics of the XIIIth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1932: 22-4.
Rickert, Edith, ed. Ancient English Christmas Carols. London: Chatto & Windus, 1910: 3-5.