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Thou that know thyself guilty
A song urging penance — three quatrains (abab) plus Latin refrain (c), ‘Miserere mei deus’ plus burden (cc): ‘A blyssyd ffull songe þis is to vs / Miserere mei deus
Subjects: songs; penance; penitence
Versification: — five-line — ababc
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Lincoln College Lat. 141, ff. 3v-4
First Lines:
Thow þat know þi selfe gylty
A ȝens þi god þu hast done wrong…
Last Lines:
…And syng þis song with myld mod
Miserere mei deus
Editions:
Palti, Kathleen. “An Unpublished Fifteenth-Century Carol Collection: Oxford, Lincoln College MS Lat. 141.” Medium Aevum. 77 (2008): 260-78: 267.