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DIMEV 4876
Sister look that ye be not forlorn
Treble and alto parts of ‘The Bella’
Note: See 6162.



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: New York, New York Public Library Drexel Fragments 4185, f. iv
Transcription:
…Syster loke þat ye be not forlorn
and sey Kytt hath get acl[ ]
[ ] vnder a thorn
alak wher schall we then dwell
la the bell
Syster lok þat ye be not forlorn
for þen euery man wyll laȝh you to s[corn]…
Note: Portions of pages cut away to fit as endleaves to seventeenth-century song book.
Editions:
Stevens, John, ed. Music and Poetry in the Early Tudor Court. London: Methuen, 1961: 427 (extract).