The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Sir Thomas I tell you plain / He that made this book took great pain
Scribe’s or stationer’s assurance of care taken in making the book
— one couplet
Subjects: scribes; bookplates
1.Source: Oxford, Exeter College 129
, f. 50v
ser thomas I tell you playn
he that made thys boke toke greate
Note: Written as one line.
Watson, Andrew G.,
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Medieval Manuscripts of Exeter College,
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000: 114.