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False Titlaris now grows up full rank
Robert Henryson, ‘Aganis haisty Credence of Titlaris’ — seven 8-line stanzas with refrain phrase, ‘…credence’
Author(s): Robert Henryson
Title(s): ‘Aganis haisty Credence of Titlaris’
Subjects: tongue, hasty
Versification: — eight-line — ababbcbc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Magdalene College Pepys 2553, pp. 309-310
First Lines:
ffals Tutlaris now growis vp full rank
Not Impit in þe stok of chirrite…
Last Lines:
…I say no moir bot gif god gif grit men grace
That þai to sic gif no haiste g credence
Attributed Author: Quod maister Robert henrysoun (p. 310)
Editions:
Laing, David. The Poems and Fables of Robert Henryson. Edinburgh: Paterson, 1865: 18.
Smith, G. Gregory, ed. The Poems of Robert Henryson. 3 vols. Scottish Text Society 55 (1906), 58 (1908), 64 (1914); rpt. New York, 1968: 3.140-2.
Craigie, William Alexander. The Maitland Folio Manuscript, Containing Poems by Sir Richard Maitland, Dunbar, Douglas, Henryson, and others. 2 vols. Scottish Text Society n.s. 7 (1919), 20 (1927); Edinburgh and London: Blackwood, 1919, 1927: 1.348-50.
2.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Advocates’ 1.1.6 [Bannatyne MS], ff. 67v-68
First Lines:
ffals titlaris now growis vp full rank
Nocht ympit in the stok of cheretie…
Last Lines:
…I say no moir bot god grant lordis grace
To gife to taillis nocht hestely creddence
Attributed Author: ffinis quod maister Robert Hendersone (f. 68
Facsimiles:
Fox, Denton, and William A. Ringler. The Bannatyne Manuscript: National Library of Scotland Advocates’ MS. 1.1.6 London: Scolar Press, in Association with The National Library of Scotland, 1980.
Editions:
Laing, David. The Poems and Fables of Robert Henryson. Edinburgh: Paterson, 1865: 18.
Smith, G. Gregory, ed. The Poems of Robert Henryson. 3 vols. Scottish Text Society 55 (1906), 58 (1908), 64 (1914); rpt. New York, 1968: 3.140-2.
Dalrymple, Sir David, Lord Hailes. Ancient Scottish Poems. Edinburgh, 1770; repr. London, 1815: 174-6.
Murdoch, James Barclay. The Bannatyne Manuscript. 4 vols. in 11 parts, paged continuously. Hunterian Club 16, 32, 40, 46, 50, 55-56, 64-67 Glasgow: Anderson, 1873-1896: 182-4.
Ritchie, W. Tod, ed. The Bannatyne Manuscript. 4 parts in 4 vols. Scottish Text Society 3rd ser. 5 (1928); n.s. 22 (1928); n.s. 23 (1930); n.s. 26 (1934) Edinburgh and London: Blackwood, 1928-34; ed. by Ritchie et al: 2.165-7.
Wood, Henry Harvey. The Poems and Fables of Robert Henryson. Edinburgh, London: Oliver and Boyd, 1933; 2nd ed. rev., 1958: 215-16.
Fox, Denton, ed. The Poems of Robert Henryson. Oxford: Clarendon, 1981: 163-5 (critical ed.).