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The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
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Found Records:
London, British Library Addit. 10301
Linguistic note: McIntosh, Samuels, and Benskin (1986) and Benskin, Laing, Karaiskos, and Williamson (2013) LP 5440; Grid 411 192 (Wilts).
Number 3721-11
1.   ff. 6-6v   Now bloweth the fruit that late began to spring
Banna Sanctorum’, in the South English Legendary
Number 6852-13
2.   ff. 6v-7   Yearsday the holy feast high day is and good
Feast of the Circumcision in the South English Legendary
Number 6086-12
3.   f. 7   Twelfth day the high feast noble is to hold
Epiphany in the South English Legendary
Number 4614-12
4.   ff. 7v-8v   Saint Hilary the holy man of Aquitaine was
Life of St. Hilary in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4773-14
5.   ff. 8v-11v   Saint Wulfstan of Worcester was here of England
Life of St. Wulfstan in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4593-9
6.   ff. 11v-13   Saint Fabian by old daw goodman was inow
Lives of SS. Fabian and Sebastian (longer version, 114 lines) in the South English Legendary — 24 lines (Fabian) and 90 lines (Sabastian), as in 4594
Number 4532-13
7.   ff. 13-15v   Saint Agnes that holy maid well young she began
Life of St. Agnes in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4772-13
8.   ff. 16-18v   Saint Vincent in Spain to a Christian bishop came
Life of St. Vincent in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4651-12
9.   ff. 18v-19   Saint Julian the confessor was I-bore at Rome
Life of St. Julian the Confessor in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4652-13
10.   ff. 19-21   Saint Julian the good harbinger of noble kind come
Life of St. Julian Hosteler in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4571-10
11.   ff. 21-24v   Saint Bridget the holy maid of Ireland was
Life of St. Bridget (longer version) in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4565-13
12.   ff. 24v-27v   Saint Blase well clean life led without any hore
Life of St. Blase in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4530-12
13.   ff. 27v-29v   Saint Agatha the good maid in Sicily was I-bore
Life of St. Agatha in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4756-11
14.   ff. 29-30v   Saint Scholastica that holy maid she was of clean life
Life of St. Scholastica in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4771-15
15.   ff. 30v-31   Saint Valentine the martyr good man was enough
Life of St. Valentine in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4653-11
16.   ff. 31-34   Saint Juliana come of high men as we find I-writ
Life of St. Juliana in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4728-13
17.   ff. 34-34v   Saint Matthias Apostle is as ye shullen all I-wite
Life of St. Matthias in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4740-11
18.   ff. 34v-38   Saint Oswald the bishop was I-bore in England
Life of St. Oswald the Bishop in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4573-10
19.   ff. 38-39   Saint Chad the good man was born of England
Life of St. Chad in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4609-13
20.   ff. 39-40v   Saint Gregory the confessor in Sicily was I-bore
Life of St. Gregory in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4662-10
21.   ff. 40v-41   Saint Longinus was a blind knight tho God was I-do on the Rood
South English Legendary
Number 4742-14
22.   ff. 41-51   Saint Patrick came through Gods grace to preach in Ireland
Life of St. Patrick (with his Purgatory) in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4590-16
23.   ff. 51-54v   Saint Edward the young martyr was king of England
Life of St. Edward the Elder in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4579-14
24.   ff. 54v-56   Saint Cuthbert was I-bore here in England
Life of St. Cuthbert in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4549-11
25.   ff. 56-58v   Saint Benedict he was I-bore in the land of Nursia
Life of St. Benedict in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4704-13
26.   ff. 58v-59   Saint Mary in Lent among other days good
The Feast of the Annunciation in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 1301-14
27.   f. 59   Feasts moveable there beth cleped five in the year
South English Legendary
Number 3048-19
28.   ff. 59-61v   Lent came there afterward that six week I-lasteth
South English Legendary
Number 5334-10
29.   ff. 61v-62v   The holy feast of Easter cometh after Lent anon
South English Legendary
Number 4702-14
30.   ff. 62v-67   Saint Mary Egyptian in Egypt was I-bore
Life of St. Mary of Egypt in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4536-13
31.   ff. 67-70   Saint Alphege the martyr that good man was enough
Life of St. Alphege in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4603-14
32.   ff. 70v-71v   Saint George the holy man as we findeth I-write
Life of St. George in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4697-12
33.   ff. 71v-72v   Saint Mark the holy gospeller wide went a-land
Life of St. Mark in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 3127-17
34.   ff. 72v-73   Litany is a song as ye may oft I-see
Letania maior et minor’, in the South English Legendary — 56 lines
Number 4746-10
35.   ff. 73-73v   Saint Peres the friar preacher in the city of Verona
Life of St. Peres (Peter) in the South English Legendary
Number 4752-13
36.   ff. 73v-75   Saint Philip and Saint Jacob apostles weren tway
Lives of SS. Philip and James in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 5339-19
37.   ff. 75-77v   The Holy Rood the sweet tree right is to have in mind
The ‘Early History’ of the Cross in the South English Legendary
Number 133-10
38.   ff. 77v-79v   A noble emperor come sith that hight Constantine
The Invention of the Cross, in the South English Legendary — in couplets
Number 4754-10
39.   ff. 79v-80   Saint Quiriac that bishop was preached Gods law
Life of St. Quiriac in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4567-11
40.   ff. 80-90v   Saint Brendan the holy man was here of our land
Life of St. Brendan in the South English Legendary — 738 lines in couplets
Number 4584-15
41.   ff. 90v-93   Saint Dunstan was of England I-come of good more
Life of St. Dunstan in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4535-12
42.   ff. 93-96   Saint Aldhelm the confessor was a man of noble life
Life of St. Aldhelm in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4545-10
43.   ff. 96-97v   Saint Barnabas the apostle that good was & hende
Life of St. Barnabas in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 5554-9
44.   ff. 97v-100v   Theophilus was a swith great man and good clerk he was also
Theophilus, in the South English Legendary
Number 82-7
45.   ff. 100v-101v   A knight there was by old daw lither man enow
The Devil in Service, a miracle of the Virgin, in the South English Legendary — in couplets
Number 85-7
46.   ff. 101v-102v   A knight was while a rich man that honoured much mid all
A miracle of Our Lady, the Virgin Mary comes to Devil instead of Victim, in the South English Legendary — in couplets
Number 84-7
47.   ff. 102v-103   A knight there was in land while great man withall and wise
Saved by learning Two Words, a miracle of the Virgin, in the South English Legendary — in couplets
Number 83-7
48.   ff. 103-104   A knight there was in England by north here beside
The Oxford Scholar, a miracle of the Virgin, in the South English Legendary — in couplets
Number 2950-6
49.   ff. 104-104v   Jews hateth our Lady much and Her sweet Son also
A miracle of Our Lady, ‘Toledo’, in the South English Legendary: twelve couplets
Number 4534-10
50.   ff. 104v-105v   Saint Alban the holy man was here of England
Life of St. Alban in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4647-11
51.   ff. 106-107v   Saint John was the best bairn the holy baptist
Life of St. John the Baptist in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4749-10
52.   ff. 107v-115   Saint Peter was with our Lord of all Apostles highest
Life of St. Peter in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4745-11
53.   ff. 115-119   Saint Paul was a lither man ere he I-converted were
Life of St. Paul in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4763-10
54.   ff. 119-121   Saint Swithin the confessor was here of England
Life of St. Swithin in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4658-9
55.   ff. 121-126   Saint Kenelm the young king that holy martyr is
Life of St. Kenelm in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4688-11
56.   ff. 126-130v   Saint Margaret the holy maid and good
Life of St. Margaret in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4707-9
57.   ff. 130v-135v   Saint Mary Magdalene that God forgave her sin
Life of St. Mary Magdalene in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4574-10
58.   ff. 135v-140v   Saint Christina the holy thing as I you tell can
Life of St. Christina in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4620-12
59.   ff. 140v-146   Saint James the holy Apostle good is to have in mone
Life of St. James the Great in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4576-11
60.   ff. 146-149   Saint Christopher was a Saracen in the land of Canaan
Life of St. Christopher in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 3410-11
61.   ff. 149-152v   Martha was a good woman all so ye heareth tell
Life of St. Martha and St. Fronton in the South English Legendary
Number 4741-10
62.   ff. 150v-152v   Saint Oswald the holy king of the one end of England
Life of St. Oswald the King in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4659-12
63.   ff. 152v-155   Saint Lawrence good man was and in strong Martyrdom
Life of St. Lawrence in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4703-11
64.   f. 155-158v   Saint Mary Gods mother from the apostles nas not
The Assumption of Our Lady in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4547-10
65.   ff. 158v-163   Saint Bartholomew the holy man of kings blood
Life of St. Bartholomew in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4605-9
66.   ff. 163-165   Saint Giles the holy man ne loved no sin
Life of St. Giles in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 5338-10
67.   ff. 165-168   The holy Rood that was I-found as thee wit in May
The ‘Exaltation’ of the Cross in the South English Legendary
Number 4719-9
68.   ff. 168-170   Saint Matthew the Evangelist apostle he was Iwis
Life of St. Matthew in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 4732-13
69.   ff. 170-171v   Saint Michael the Archangel and his fellows also
Legend of St. Michael in the South English Legendary, Part I — couplets
Number 4731-12
70.   ff. 171v-175v   Saint Michael in November hath yet another day
Part II of ‘St. Michael’ in the South English Legendary — couplets
Number 5451-11
71.   f. 175v   The right pit of hell is amid the earth within
A collection of pseudo-scientific material incorporated as Part III in the legend of St. Michael