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Sith Thou hast born the King of Grace
An orison to the Virgin Mary — five quatrains (aaab) with ‘O dulcis maria’ refrain and burden: ‘O clemens O pia / O dulcis maria
Subjects: Virgin Mary, carols to; carols, to Virgin Mary
Versification: — four-line — aaab
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, f. 7v
First Lines:
Sith thou hast born the kyng of grace
The lorde the prynce of euery place…
Last Lines:
…Wherof the Ioy schalle ay endure
O dulcis Maria
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 332.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 162; 1977, 143-4.