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Ave maris stella the star on the sea
A macaronic hymn to the Virgin Mary — five couplets
Subjects: Virgin Mary, hymns to; hymns, to Virgin Mary
Versification: — two-line — aa
Macaronic: Latin



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Sloane 2593, f. 27
First Lines:
Aue maris stella þe sterre on þe see…
Editions:
Wright, Thomas, ed. Songs and Carols. Warton Club 4. London: Richards, 1856: 77-8.
Fehr, Bernhard. “Die Lieder des HS. Sloane 2593.” Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen 109 (1902): 33-72: 66.
Chambers, Edmund Kerchever, and Frank Sidgwick. Early English Lyrics…. London: Buller, 1907, 1911 et seq: 109.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild, ed. Religious Lyrics of the XVth Century. Oxford: Clarendon, 1939: 35.
Rickert, Edith, ed. Ancient English Christmas Carols. London: Chatto & Windus, 1910: 8.
Saupe, Karen, ed. Middle English Marian Lyrics. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 1998: 120; 244.