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DIMEV 5686
IMEV 3598.5
NIMEV TM 1653
This ender night / When stars shone bright
A dialogue between Christ and the Sinner, with chamson d’aventure opening — two six-line tail-rhyme stanzas and nineteen couplets
Subjects: chansons d’aventure ; dialogues, Christ and man; Christ, love to sinners
Versification: — six-line, two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, Victoria and Albert Museum, National Art Library Dyce 25.F.40 (MS Dyce 45), ff. 16-17
First Lines:
Thys enders nyte
When sterres shone bryte
My selfe walkyng alone
I herde one crye
Moste pytously
And sore he made hys mone
To christe Iesus
saying as thus
have mercye vpon me
And then I herde
howe chryste answered
and sayde what troblethe the…
Last Lines:
…Wilte thou hyt grawnte ye trwly
O good lorde then grawnte hyt me
Amen Iesus ffinis