SEARCH RECORDS
SEARCH MSS
PRINTED BOOKS
INSCRIPTIONS
BIBLIOGRAPHY
GLOSSARY
DIMEV HOME
The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
DIMEV 4133
Of all matters I have say[ ]yns
Verses appended to Hardyng’s Chronicle as envoy to royal patron — ten stanzas rhyme royal
Subjects: envoys; chronicles, verse in; patronage, pleas for
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, Eng. 1054, ff. 148v-149
First Lines:
Off alle maters I haue say[ ]yns
How as I coude espy and in al [ maner? ] wise
Which if it may your highnes wel con[t]ent…
Last Lines:
…And want of golde was los within a yere
That we had goot þi[ ]ten as doth apere
Note: Written by same fifteenth-century hand as Chronicle.