Harley Lyrics

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A collection of 32 Middle English lyrics occurring with other material in the manuscript Harley 2253, from the West Midlands, dated c.1340. Among the most celebrated poems in the collection are ‘Alysoun’, ‘Lenten ys come with love to toune’, ‘Blow, Northerne Wynd’, ‘Wynter wakeneth al my care’, and ‘The Man in the Moon’. They have been edited by G. L. Brook (1956).

Subjects: Literature.

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