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That Archangel shining full bright
James Ryman, On the Annunciation — four stanzas rhyme royal and burden: ‘As gabriell archaungell seyde / Now criste is borne of a pure meyde’
Author(s): James Ryman
Subjects: carols, Annunciation
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 68-68v
First Lines:
That archaungell shynyng full bright
Came vnto marie that myelde mayde
But lete vs singe & make alle myrth
In honoure nowe of his swete birth…
Last Lines:
…As Gabriell Archaungell seyde
Now criste is borne of a pure meyde
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 260.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 178; 1977, 157-8.