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Author: Westrup, J. A.
Title: Medieval Song
Date: 1954
Publication details: Early Medieval Music up to 1300 (Vo1. II of The New Oxford History of Music, ed. by Dom Anselm Hughes, London: Oxford Univ. Press, 1954), pp. 220-69. Snow 1977 erroneously gives author's first name as Jessie (rather than Jack).
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Commentary: Snow 1977, no. 250: "In a chapter on song which seems solid despite the need to compress, pp. 260-6 are devoted to Spanish monody. Almost exclusively a summary of Angl├ęs's remarks on the music of the CSM. Printed excerpts include bits of cantigas 139, 166, 207, 59, and 124."
Associated Poems: 59 - The Nun who was Slapped by a Crucifix
124 - The Man who Survived Execution so he could Make his Confession
139 - The Boy who Offered Bread to an Image of the Christ Child
166 - The Lame Man Healed at Salas
207 - The Statue that Thanked a Merciful Knight
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