The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
For I am doughty of deed who so will me know
On boasting about deeds, in a Latin sermon — one couplet
Subjects: sermons, verse in; birds
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ii.3.8
, f. 42
ffor I am dughti of dede
wo so will me knowe
be þe kyte may
þe pecok & þe crowe
Note: Set forth in MS as a quatrain of short lines, abcb.
Erb, Peter C.
“Vernacular Material for Preaching in MS Camb. Univ. Lib.
33 (1971): 63-84: 76.