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The Son of God hath take nature
Te deum laudamus’, a song of the Trinity, ?by James Ryman — eight quatrains (aaab) with Te deum laudamus refrain and burden (bb): ‘Dulciter pangamus / Te deum laudamus
Note: In James Ryman’s songbook but not attributed to him there.
Author(s): James Ryman (?)
Title(s): Te deum laudamus
Subjects: carols, of the Trinity
Versification: — four-line — aaab
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ee.1.12, ff. 94-94v
First Lines:
The sonne of god hath take nature
Of mylde mary thatt uirgyn pure…
Last Lines:
…ffor thou hast brought us owte of woo
Te deum laudamus
Editions:
Zupitza, Julius, ed. “Die Gedichte des Franziskaners Jacob Ryman.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 89 (1892): 167-338: 307-8.
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 208; 1977, 184.