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Now of this feast tell I can
The Feest of Tottenham — seventeen 6-line stanzas (aabccb)
Note: Sequel to 4143.
Title(s): The Feest of Tottenham
Subjects: Tottenham (Gloucs.), feast of; tales, comic
Versification: — six-line — aabccb



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Ff.5.48, ff. 115-116
First Lines:
Now of þis feest telle I can
I trow as wel as any man…
Last Lines:
…haue eten þe meytis I reckand here
but þeirs bodys had br[ ]
Attributed Title: Explicit ffabula (f. 116)
Editions:
Wright, Thomas, ed. The Turnament of Totenham and the Feest. London: Pickering, 1836: repr. Hazlitt (1864), 3.93-97.
Hazlitt, William Carew. Remains of the Early Popular Poetry of England. London: J. R. Smith, 1864-6: 145-50.
Downing, Janay Young A., ed. “A Critical Edition of Cambridge University MS Ff.5.48.” 2 vols. Diss. University of Washington, 1969: 295-9.
Furrow, Melissa M., ed. Ten Fifteenth-Century Comic Poems. Garland Medieval Texts 13. New York and London: Garland, 1985: 37-42.
Hoffman, Bonnie, ed. “The Turnament of Tottenham and the Feest: A Critical Edition.” Diss. SUNY-Stony Brook, 1984; DAI 45 (1985):2520A.
Kooper, Eric, ed. Sentimental and Humorous Romances. Kalamazoo, MI: Western Michigan University for TEAMS, 2006: 205-11.