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Ave gracia plena devoid of all trespass
Hymn on the Angelic Salutation — seven stanzas rhyme royal
Subjects: hymns, on various themes; Annunciation
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 20059, f. 97v
First Lines:
Ave gracia plena devoide of all trespace
Ryght well knowen to god before the world begone…
Last Lines:
…One spyryte and will with cryst in his palace
Wherefore haile glorious lady mary full of grace
Note: Nineteenth-century transcript by Hunter in London, British Library Addit. 24542, f. 178v.
Attributed Title: Ave gracia plena dominus tecum (f. 97v)
Editions:
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 103-5.