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When all a kingdom gathered is
Exhortation to the rulers of England — twenty-one 8-line stanzas (ababbcbc)
Subjects: princes, advice to; kings of England, exhortation to; political poems
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Digby 102 (SC 1703), ff. 111v-113
First Lines:
Whanne alle a kyngdom gadrid ysse
In goddis lawe by on assent…
Last Lines:
…Do so now ȝe wynne ȝow prys
And heuene blisse for ȝoure dede
Note: Written as prose
Attributed Title: Dede is worchyng (f. 111v)
Editions:
Kail, J., ed. Twenty-Six Political and Other Poems…from Bodleian MSS Digby 102 and Douce 322. EETS o.s. 124 (1904; repr. 1973): 55-60.