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Amour et biauté
Music: Motet : Motetus  of  Quant en moy / Amour et biauté / Amara valde

aka: Motet 1: Motetus ()

Guillaume de Machaut
set to music by: Guillaume de Machaut

Witnesses:

MaVg f. 261r
MaA f. 414v-415r
MaB f. 258v-259r
MaC f. 207r
MaE f. 131v-132r (from )  
MaG f. 102v-103r (from )  


Remarks:

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<body>
   <lg>
      <l n="1" met="7'">
         <hi rend="C1">A</hi>mour et biaut
         <orig>e</orig>
         <reg>é</reg> parf
         <rhyme label="a">aite</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="10">
         <app>
            <lem>doubt
               <rhyme type="caesura">er</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaC">douter</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <caesura /> cel
         <rhyme type="caesura">er</rhyme>
         <caesura /> me font parfaitem
         <rhyme label="b">
            <expan>en</expan>t
         </rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="7'">et 
         <lb />
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>rais desirs
         <reg>,</reg> qui m
         <reg>'</reg>af
         <rhyme label="a">aite</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="10">de 
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>
         <rhyme type="caesura">ous</rhyme>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <caesura /> cuers 
         <app>
            <lem>d
               <rhyme type="caesura">oulz</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaA #MSMaC">dous</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <caesura /> amer sans finem
         <rhyme label="b">ent</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
         <reg>.</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="7">
         <orig>e</orig>
         <reg>E</reg>
         <lb />quant 
         <orig>i</orig>
         <reg>j'</reg>aim 
         <app>
            <lem>si</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">sy</rdg>
         </app> finem
         <rhyme label="c">ent</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="10'">
         <app>
            <lem>merc
               <rhyme type="caesura">i</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB #MSMaC">mercy</rdg>
         </app>
         <caesura />
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>ous 
         <app>
            <lem>pr
               <rhyme type="caesura">i</rhyme>
            </lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">pry</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg>
         <caesura /> car elle me soit f
         <rhyme label="a">aite</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l n="7" met="7">
         <app>
            <lem>sanz</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaA #MSMaB #MSMaC">sans</rdg>
         </app>
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>ostre 
         <lb />
         <app>
            <lem>honnour</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">hounour</rdg>
         </app> amenr
         <rhyme label="f">ir</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="8" met="7">car 
         <orig>i</orig>
         <reg>j'</reg>aim miex 
         <app>
            <lem>einssi</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaA #MSMaC">einsi</rdg>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">einssy</rdg>
         </app> langu
         <rhyme label="f">ir</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="9" met="7'">et 
         <app>
            <lem>morir</lem>
            <rdg wit="#MSMaB">mourir</rdg>
         </app>
         <reg>,</reg> s
         <reg>'</reg>il 
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>ous agr
         <rhyme label="g">ee</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="10" met="7'">
         <lb />que par moy fust empir
         <rhyme label="g">ee</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
      </l>
      <l n="11" met="7">
         <orig>u</orig>
         <reg>v</reg>ostre honnour
         <reg>,</reg> que tant des
         <rhyme label="f">ir</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
         <reg>,</reg>
      </l>
      <l n="12" met="7'">ne de fait ne de pens
         <rhyme label="g">ee</rhyme>
         <orig>_:</orig>
         <reg>.</reg>
      </l>
   </lg>
</body>

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