Stabat iuxta Christi crucem

DETAILS Anonymous, Las Huelgas Codex, Burgos, Spain, early 14th century FORM Prosa DIFFICULTY Medium LENGTH Long DOWNLOAD Musical transcription by Allison Mondel Latin translation by Allison Mondel   TRANSLATION 1a Stabat iuxta Christi crucem Stabat videns vite...
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