SEARCH RECORDS
SEARCH MSS
PRINTED BOOKS
INSCRIPTIONS
BIBLIOGRAPHY
GLOSSARY
DIMEV HOME
The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
DIMEV 227
IMEV 121
NIMEV 121
Afore meat and after gracias say we
Grace before and after meat — one stanza rhyme royal
Subjects: grace, at meals
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Rawlinson B.408 (SC 11755), f. 6
First Lines:
Affore mete and aftir gracias say we
Thankyng þe lord of al þi grete grace …
Last Lines:
…Thyne almes [.]s redy to riche and pore
Euer blessid þou be good lorde þerfore
Attributed Title: Pro gracijs Agendis (f. 6)
Editions:
Clark, Andrew, ed. The English Register of Godstow Nunnery… c. 1450. 3 vols. EETS o. s. 129 (1905; repr. 1971); 130 (1906; repr. with 142, 1971); 142 (1911; repr. 1971): 1.12.