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Honour of kings in every mans sight
A ‘scripture’ or descriptive title in a London pageant — one couplet (in Gregory’s Chronicle)
Title(s): Gregory’s Chronicle
Subjects: occasional verse; pageants; chronicles, verse in
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Egerton 1995, f. 180
Transcription:
Honowre of kyngys in every mannys syght
Of comyn costome louythe equyte and ryghte
Note: Written as prose.
Editions:
Gairdner, James, ed. Historical Collections of a Citizen of London. Camden Society n.s. 17 (1876): 174.