The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Alas my child why have ye thus dight
Mourning cry of the Virgin Mary at the Cross — twelve lines, roughly
Subjects: Christ, lament to; Virgin Mary, lament of; crucifixion
Heydon, Norfolk, Church of Saints Peter and Paul, olim
‘Blasphemy Window’ in north aisle
Alas my chyle qwy have ȝe þus dyth
Ȝe cursyd swererys
al be dene
Hys lemys be rent asundyr ryth
Alas my mone how may I
…The Iews that nailed him on the cross
They knew not what they
The Norwich School of Glass-Painting in the Fifteenth Century.
London: Oxford University Press, 1950: 184.
Blomefield, Francis, and Charles Parkin.
An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of
8 vols. Fersfield, 1734-75; rpt 11 vols. London, 1805-10: 6.253.