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Blessed Gabriel which broughtest first tiding
A prayer to Gabriel (by Lydgate?) — one 8-line stanza
Author(s): John Lydgate (?)
Subjects: prayers, to guardian angel; Gabriel, archangel
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Laud misc. 683 (SC 798), f. 24
First Lines:
Blissed Gabriel wich broughtest first tydyng
on to marye knelyng on thy kne…
Last Lines:
…for wich o Gabriel geyn all aduersyte
be thow our helpe whan we to the calle
Attributed Title: A prayer to Gaubriell (f. 24)
Editions:
MacCracken, Henry Noble, ed. John Lydgate: The Minor Poems, Vol. I: Religious Poems. EETS e.s. 107 (1911; repr. 1961): 133.