The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Here begins a story
A fragment introducing the narracio of Solomon in one manuscript of the
Northern Homily Cycle — four lines
Title(s): Northern Homily Cycle
Subjects: Solomon; tales
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Selden Supra 52 (SC 3440)
, f. 195v
Heyr be gynys a story noȝte gad
Of salamon þat was full
ffor weuis gart hym god forsake
And tyll mawmentis wrschyp
Narration itself missing; a folio appears to be missing between
and 196, on which begins 65
Brown, Carleton Fairchild.
A Register of Middle English Religious & Didactic Verse.
2 vols. London: Oxford University Press for the Bibliographical
Society: 1916-20: 1.42.