The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Most Christian prince and friend unto the faith
Pageant verses, spoken by St George, St Ethelbert, and the Virgin Mary, to
welcome Henry VII in 1486 at Hereford — three stanzas rhyme royal
Subjects: Henry VII; pagent verses; occasional verse; George, saint; Ethelbert, saint; Virgin Mary
1.Source: London, British Library Cotton Julius B.XII
, ff. 17v
Moost cristen prince And frende vnto the feith
Supporter of truth
confounder of wikkednesse…
…That veraly I promysse you I haue graunt A for
Now goo In
& see my Churche I will tary you nomore
Note: ‘S. George’ written in left margin (f. 17v).
Folio number reflects the most recent foliation.