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DIMEV 87
A lady bright fair and gay
A song on jealousy — 8 lines
Subjects: love lyrics; songs
Versification: — eight-line — aaa + bcccc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 60577 [Winchester Anthology], f. 115v
First Lines:
A lady bryȝt fayre and gay
Made hir mone and seyd in fay…
Last Lines:
…Ye wayte on me with payne of ielowsy
Whereon age aperythe properly
Facsimiles:
Wilson, Edward. “Introduction.” The Winchester Anthology. A Facsimile of British Library Additional Manuscript 60577. With an account of the music by Iain Fenlon. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1981.
Editions:
Wilson, Edward. “Some New Texts of Early Tudor Songs.” Notes and Queries n.s. 27 [225] (1980): 293-5: 294.