The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
God and Our Lady that best may
Prayer for God and the Virgin Mary to save and protect merchants — one
Subjects: merchants; prayers, for protection
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 130 [olim Phillipps 3126]
, f. 120v
God and houre lady that best may
sawe al marchauntes be nyght and be
and be ther sped amen quod Williame Smert
‘Memorandum’ in left margin beside first line; William Smart
was Freeman of the Grocer’s Company of London in 1495, and Warden in 1509
— see Dutschke (1989)
“The Index of Middle English Verse and Huntington Library Collections: A
Checklist of Addenda.”
Publications of the Bibliographical Society of America
74 (1980): 235-58: 242.
Dutschke, C. W.
Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Huntington
2 vols. San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1989: 1.174.