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Sweet lady now iwis
Alma redemptoris mater’ — twelve three-line stanzas
Title(s): Alma redemptoris mater
Subjects: Virgin Mary, prayers to; prayers, to Virgin Mary
Versification: — three-line — aaa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Ashmole 189 (SC 6777), f. 105v
First Lines:
Swete lady now ȝe wys
As ye ben quene of heuen blys…
Last Lines:
…Was neuer non fownde but ye Alone
Pray we All to heuyn kynge A bone
Editions:
Brunner, Karl. “Kirchenleider aus dem 15. Jahrhundert.” Anglia 61 (1937): 13-51: 148-9.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 106-8.