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Look how Flanders doth fare with his follyhead
The follies of the duke of Burgundy — nine 14-line stanzas (ababababccdddc)
Title(s): ‘A remembraunce of lii folyes’
Subjects: political poems; John, duke of Burgundy
Versification: — fourteen-line — ababababccdddc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Digby 102 (SC 1703), ff. 115-116
First Lines:
Loke how fflaundres doþ fare wiþ his folyhede
Durste no man dygge after troute wiþ no manere toles…
Last Lines:
…And bryngeþ hem to rekenyng
Note: Written as prose.
Attributed Title: A remembraunce of lii folyes (f. 115)
Editions:
Furnivall, Frederick James. “Three Middle English Poems.” Englische Studien 23 (1897): 438-45: 438-42.
Kail, J., ed. Twenty-Six Political and Other Poems…from Bodleian MSS Digby 102 and Douce 322. EETS o.s. 124 (1904; repr. 1973): 69-72.
Robbins, Rossell Hope, ed. Historical Poems of the XIV and XV Centuries. New York: Columbia UP, 1959: 50-3.