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IMEV 4119.5
NIMEV 4119.5
Whoso beareth palm the token is this
The Assumption of the Virgin — in 736 lines in 6-line stanzas (aabccb)
Note: For other versions, see 549, 1767, 2165, 3523, 4190, 4703.
Subjects: Virgin Mary, assumption of; legends, of Jesus and Mary
Versification: — six-line — aabccb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 19.2.1 [Auchinleck MS], f. 73
Note: Begins imperfectly.
Facsimiles:
Pearsall, Derek, and I. C. Cunningham, eds. The Auchinleck Manuscript. National Library of Scotland Advocates’ MS. 19.2.1. London: Scolar Press, 1977.
Editions:
Schwarz, M. “Kleine Publicationen aus der Auchinleck-HS: IV. Die Assumptio Mariae in der schweifreimstrophe.” Englische Studien 8 (1885): 427-64: 448-57.