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I wot well soon of me thus wilt thou think
Against extravagance in dress, an extract from Hoccleve’s de Regimine Principum, st. 58-73
Note: See 3581.
Author(s): Thomas Hoccleve
Title(s): de Regimine Principum
Subjects: seven-line
Versification: — rhyme royal



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Laud misc. 735 (SC 1504), ff. 67-68v
First Lines:
I wate wele sone of me þus wilt þou think
This ald doted gresell hold hym wyse…
Last Lines:
…The same get wold vp be take and vsyd
And all þe costlew owtrage refusid
Attributed Title: Of pridd & of waste clothyng of lordis mene which ich a ȝens her astate (f. 67)
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James, ed. Queene Elizabethes Achademy, etc. EETS e.s. 8 (1869); repr. 1973: 105-8.