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Aider of the poor and punisher of trespass
Elegy to King Edgar, attributed to ‘Henricus the histographer’, in Part VI of Fabyan’s Chronicle, Part VI, cap. 194 — one stanza rhyme royal
Note: Ringler Jr. (1988), TP 83.
Subjects: chronicles, verse in; elegies; kings of England
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Print Witnesses:
1.Source: STC 10659. Fabyan, Robert , New Chronicles of Englande and of Fraunce, Pynson, 1533
First Lines:
Ayder of the poore and punyssher of trespasse
The gyuer of worshyp kyng Edgarre is now gone…
Last Lines:
…Founder of temples of monkes stronge patrone
Oppresser of all wrong & of iustyce guardone
Note: In Part VI, cap. 194.
Editions:
Ellis, Sir Henry, ed. The New Chronicles of England and France in Two Parts. repr. of Robert Fabyan, New Chronicles, Pynson 1516 (STC 10659). London: Rivington, 1811: 199.