The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Christ of the thief which on Thy right hand was
Epitaph for Richard I, translating Latin verses which precede it, in Part VII
of Fabyan’s Chronicle, Septima Pars, Richardi I — three stanzas rhyme
Formerly included under 6322
Subjects: chronicles, verse in; epitaphs
Fabyan, Robert , New Chronicles of Englande and of Fraunce
, Pynson, 1533 , vol. II, ff. ix-x
Cryste of the thefe which on thy ryght hand was
And axid mercy to
vs thou made a praye…
…In erth is seperat that lyuynge more than one
Was and of grace
founde lyke to hym none
Note: In Septima Pars, Richardi I.
Ellis, Sir Henry,
The New Chronicles of England and France in Two Parts. repr. of Robert
Fabyan, New Chronicles, Pynson 1516 (STC 10659).
London: Rivington, 1811: 310.