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Franchois Franchois
Text: ballade Music: ballade
Anon.
set to music by: Egidius

Witnesses:

ModA f. 11v


Remarks:

None available.

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<body>
   <head>Magister Egidiu
      <add>s</add> ordi
      <expan>ni</expan>s h
      <expan>er</expan>e
      <expan>m</expan>ita
      <expan>rum</expan> s
      <expan>an</expan>c
      <expan>t</expan>i Agustini
   </head>
   <lg>
      <l n="1" met="">Franchois, Franchoi
         <add>s</add>
         <app>
            <lem>sut</lem>
            <rdg wit="#GDB">sunt</rdg>
         </app> nobles, p
         <expan>re</expan>us et vayl
         <rhyme label="a">ans</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="2" met="">cou
         <expan>r</expan>tois, loyaus, fermes, doulz et hon
         <rhyme label="b">estes</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="3" met="">conbien, conbien que 
         <app>
            <lem>cheus lax</lem>
            <rdg wit="#Apel1970 #GDB">chez eux</rdg>
         </app> et li
         <rhyme label="a">ans</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="4" met="">voit on atenps comme des nobles b
         <rhyme label="b">estes</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="5" met="">muer leurs condic
         <rhyme label="c">ions</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="6" met="">
         <expan>et</expan> oblier les observac
         <rhyme label="c">ions</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="7" met="">des noblesses de leur progeni
         <rhyme label="d">ee</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l n="8" met="">Le tenps apert que c'est chose esprov
         <rhyme label="d">ee</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l n="9" met="">en leur pays et autres nac
            <rhyme label="c">ions</rhyme>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
   <lg>
      <l n="10" met="">Franche, Franche fu de toutes grev
         <rhyme label="a">ans</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="11" met="">costumes, loys, exactions, mol
         <rhyme label="b">estes</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="12" met="">et les segneurs, de franchise luis
         <rhyme label="a">ans</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="13" met="">p
         <expan>r</expan>ecedens tous en pris, honeur 
         <expan>et</expan> f
         <rhyme label="b">estes</rhyme>,
      </l>
      <l n="14" met="">et en co
         <expan>n</expan>versat
         <rhyme label="c">ions</rhyme>
      </l>
      <l n="15" met="">humbles, prudens; en batailles l
         <rhyme label="c">yons</rhyme>.
      </l>
      <l n="16" met="">Or est griem
         <expan>en</expan>t sour tout ce alter
         <rhyme label="d">ee</rhyme>:
      </l>
      <l n="17" met="">le tenps apert que c'est chose esprov
         <rhyme label="d">ee</rhyme>
      </l>
      <lg type="refrain">
         <l n="18" met="">en leur pays et autres nat
            <rhyme label="c">ions</rhyme>.
         </l>
      </lg>
   </lg>
</body>

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