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Te deum Laudamus To the Lord sovereign
John Lydgate, a song of Thanksgiving, attributed to Lydgate — thirteen 8-line stanzas with refrain: ‘Te laudat omnis spiritus
Author(s): John Lydgate (attrib.)
Subjects: God, praise to
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 2255, ff. 43v-45v
First Lines:
Te deum laudamus to the lord sovereyne
We creaturys knowlech the as creatoure…
Last Lines:
…O sapiencia of whom al goodnesse sprong
Te laudat omnis spiritus
Editions:
MacCracken, Henry Noble, ed. John Lydgate: The Minor Poems, Vol. I: Religious Poems. EETS e.s. 107 (1911; repr. 1961): 21-4.