The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV TM 1383
Sans remedy endure must I
The sleepless lover — three eight-line stanzas, aaabcccb, or quatrains
with internal rhyme, plus burden: ‘Saunce remedy [ ]payne dedly for my
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Ashmole 176 (SC 6659)
, f. 99v
Sauns remedye endure must I in paynes deadly for my mistres
that she doe me petye of her bountye & great goodnes…
…Or elles trulye endure must I in paynes deadly for my
alas that she doth not petye of her bountye & great
Note: Three quatrains; at the end: ‘finis’.
Wagner, B. M.
“New Songs of the Reign of Henry VIII.”
Modern Language Notes
50 (1935): 452-55: 454.
Rastell, John, Now she that I louyd trewly beryth a full fayre face hath chosen
, [S.l.: J. Rastell, ca. 1525] , broadside, recto
I may co[mplayne]
As one in pay[ne]
…Of her bounte
And great goodnes