The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV TM 639
I count his conquest great
Let Reason defeat Will — one cross-rhymed quatrain
Title(s): Let Reason defeat Will
1.Source: Durham, Durham University Library Cosin V.iii.9
, f. 83
I count his conquest greate
That canne by reasons scylle
And conquer wanton wylle
Note: Added to right margin, sideways, top to bottom.
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.