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Ballads songs and complaints
Disinterest in the words of Love, translated from the French of Charles d’Orléans (Champollion-Figeac (1842), 162) — three 11-line stanzas and 6-line Envoy, each ending in the same line
Author(s): Charles d’Orléans
Subjects: love lyrics; envoys
Versification: — eleven-line — ababbccdccd



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 682, ff. 59-60
First Lines:
Baladis songis and complayntis
God wot they are forgote in my party…
Last Lines:
…And yet for fere my tonge saith nay nay nay
Forwhi y fynde him rollid in no care
Editions:
Taylor, G. Watson. Poems Written in English by Charles Duke of OrleansOrleans, during his Captivity in England after the Battle of Azincourt Roxburghe Club 44. London, 1827: 134-5.
Steele, Robert, ed. Charles of Orleans: The English Poems. Vol. 1. EETS o.s. 215 (1941); vol. 2. ed. Robert Steele and Mabel Day, o.s. 220; repr. as one volume, 1970: 103-4.
Arn, Mary-Jo, ed. Fortunes Stabilnes: Charles of Orleans’s English Book of Love. A Critical Edition. Binghamton, NY: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1994: 247-8.