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Beseecheth You of motherly pity
A prayer to his Heavenly Mistress — three stanzas rhyme royal
Note: Ringler Jr. (1992), TM 264.
Subjects: Virgin Mary, prayers to; prayers, to Virgin Mary
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Bodley 120 (SC 27643), f. 95
First Lines:
Besechyth you of moderly pete
Upon your son to hawe remembraunce…
Last Lines:
…your fayre ueuer forsake
ffor Ioy sorow where þat I slepe or wake
Attributed Title: Aue maria (at beginning, f. 95); of hooly chirche fayrest & the best (top right corner, f. 95)