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Today sprang bloom of Jesse his root
Gospel, ‘In natiuitate beate marie virginis’, in one MS of the Northern Homily Cycle
Title(s): Northern Homily Cycle
Subjects: sermon texts, Gospel; Virgin Mary, life of
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 129 [olim Phillipps 20420], ff. 220v-223v
First Lines:
To day sprange blome of Iesse is rote
And wox to wand to man is bote…
Last Lines:
…Þat may we here by a tale wyt
And ȝyff ȝe will I will tell hyt
Attributed Title: In nativitate beate marie virginis (f. 220v)