The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
I pray you all for charity
Epitaph, A.D. 1437, for John Spyeer of Burford, Oxford — eight
Including prayer tags, cf. 3216
Subjects: epitaphs; Spyeer, John, of Burford (Oxon.); inscriptions
Burford, Oxfordshire, Church of St John the Baptist tomb of John and Alys Spycer (d. 1437), center aisle at east end, brass tomb, beneath
Y pray yow all for charite
hertely that ye pray for me
lord that sittith on hye
ffull of grace & of mercye
The wiche Rode
soler in this chirche
Vpon my cost y dede do wirche
With a lavmpe
to worrschip god boþe day & nyght
gabulwyndow dede do make
In helth of soule & for cristes sake
Ihesu that dydyst on a tre
On vs haue mercy & pite
Ravenshaw, Thomas Fitz-Arthur Torin.
Ancient Epitaphes from A.D. 1250 to A.D. 1800.
London: Masters, 1878: 10.