The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Henley, Walter de, The booke of thrift, containing a perfite order, and right methode
to profite lands, and other things belonging to husbandry. Newly Englished, and set out by I.B.
gentleman of Caen in France, London: Printed by Iohn Wolfe., 1589
1. Who will further him stretch
‘Hom dit a re prouver en Engleys’, an English proverb
— one long irregular couplet in Le dite de hosebondrie by Walter de
Printed Book: STC250073 Witness 6588-22