The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Remembered by scriptures we find and read
The Monk of Paris, a ‘Grateful Dead’ legend — four stanzas
Title(s): The Monk of Paris
Subjects: legends; tales
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 2251
, f. 77
REmembryd by scriptures we fynde and Rede
Holsum and holy it is to
thynke and pray…
…Therfor it is holsom for to have in memory
The soulis that ly
In paynes of purgatory
Halliwell-Phillipps, James Orchard,
A Selection from the Minor Poems of Don John Lydgate.
2. London: T. Richard, 1840: 73-4.
New Ploughman’s Tale: Thomas Hoccleve’s Legend of the
Virgin and her sleeveless garment.
2nd ser. 34. London: Trench, Trübner, 1902: 22.