The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV TM 432
Fortunate is he who hath the hap
Proverbial advice, translating ‘Felix quem faciunt aliena pericula
cautum’ — one couplet
Title(s): ‘Felix quem faciunt aliena pericula cautum’
Subjects: proverbs; translations
1.Source: Durham, Durham University Library Cosin V.iii.9
, f. 82v
ffortunate is he who hathe the happe
to bewarre by an other manis
Burrow, John, and A. I. Doyle, eds.
Thomas Hoccleve: A Facsimile of the Autograph Verse
s.s. 19 (2002).
Furnivall, Frederick James,
ed. Hoccleve’s Works: The Minor Poems.
vol. 1. EETS
e.s. 61 (1892); repr. with Gollancz (1925)
73; rev. J.
Mitchell and A. Ian Doyle, 1970: 224.