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DIMEV 617
As I me walked in a May morning / I heard a bird sing cuckoo
Fragment of a song — two lines and portion of a third
Note: Possibly a variant beginning of 633.
Subjects: chansons d’aventure ; songs; birds, as narrators
Versification: — three-line — aba



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 60577 [Winchester Anthology], f. 221
Transcription:
As I me walkid in a may morning
I hard a byrd sing Cokcow
as I me walked in a may mor…
Note: Incomplete; followed by blank half pag.
Facsimiles:
Wilson, Edward. “Introduction.” The Winchester Anthology. A Facsimile of British Library Additional Manuscript 60577. With an account of the music by Iain Fenlon. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1981.