The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Mark my words well
Advice to love while young — two couplets
advice, to lovers; precepts; youth; lovers, advice to
— two-line — aa
San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 19914 [
Davies-Cooke, Sotheby’s 15 June 1959, lot 203]
, f. 229
Marke My wordes well
& ber thym in my[nde]
appli thy loves in syth
in age thou shal be [blynde]
Added to originally blank leaf by a hand of the late fifteenth century.
Hanna, Ralph, ed. “The Index of Middle English Verse and Huntington Library Collections: A Checklist of Addenda.”
Publications of the Bibliographical Society of America
74 (1980): 235-58: 248.