The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV TM 545
He that made this house for contemplation
Leconfield proverbs: A dialogue on Youth — mainly in
Subjects: proverbs, Leconfield; youth; debates
1.Source: London, British Library Royal 18 D.II
, ff. 202-204
HE that made this hous for contemplacion
Myndyde specially exersyse of lernynge and vertu occupacion…
…And his trust is that he shalbe had in remembraunce.
ffor his faithfull goode mynde towardes youthes goode gouernaunce
Attributed Title: The prouerbis in the rouf of my lorde percy closett at lekyngfelde. (f. 202, in rubric)
The Antiquarian Repertory.
4 vols. London, 1775; 2nd ed., 1779-84; new ed. London: Jeffery,
“Die Gedichte der Köningin Elisabeth.”
14 (1892): 346-61: 482-5.