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Uppsala 76a, no. 57, ff. 56v-57, »O quam presul domine Nicolae« 3v Jehan Mire (unicum)

O quam presul domine Nicolae
tuis pro cleris intercede.
Erga regem regnum ut in fine
regnum regnorum sit jus perhenne.


Hymn to St Nicolas. The text is carefully written under all three voices. Copied by Hand C. The name of the rather inept composer is written as a musical rebus:

Jehan Mire