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Go little pamphlet and straight thee dress
Thomas Hoccleve, ‘Balade to my gracious Lord of York’ — eight 9-line stanzas
Author(s): Thomas Hoccleve
Title(s): ‘Balade to my gracious Lord of York’
Subjects: envoys; duke of York
Versification: — nine-line — aabaabbab



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 111 [olim Phillipps 8151], ff. 32v-34
First Lines:
Go litil pamfilet and streight thee dresse
Vn to the noble rootid gentillesse…
Last Lines:
…To his prowesse & hir benignitee
My lyues ioie it were and sustenance
Editions:
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: 49-51.