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We read ye feed
A fragment of a lullaby — four lines (very faded)
Subjects: lullabies



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Royal 20 A.I, f. 121v
Transcription:
Werede ye fede & ye chelleth fynde
In fayth wyth owtenne a baby
y buffed y billed y loffid y lapped
y led in clos
Editions:
Greene, Richard Leighton. The Early English Carols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1935; 2nd ed., rev., Oxford: Clarendon, 1977: 329; 1977, 305.