The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Sometime a king lived in this land
The Melancholy King, a Narratio in the ‘expanded’
Northern Homily Cycle
For the usual texts see 601
; cf. also 2655
Title(s): Northern Homily Cycle
2.Source: London, British Library Harley 4196
, f. 94vb
Rosenthal, Constance Lowegrund.
The Vitae Patrum in Old and Middle English Literature.
Philadelphia, 1936; repr. Folcroft, PA: Folcroft Library,