The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
And said I dread no threat
The Jeaste of Syr Gawayne — 541 lines in 6-line
Title(s): The Jeaste of Syr Gawayne
Subjects: romances; Gawaine, stories of
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Douce 261 (SC 21835)
, ff. 15-25v
…And sayde I dreede no threte
I haue founde youe here in my
…Come to the blysse that lasteth aye
Where we maye here thy
Note: Transcript, c. 1564, of an early print by E.B.; beings
imperfectly due to loss of folios.
Attributed Title: Here endeth the Jeaste of Syr Gawayne (f. 25v)
Bannatyne Club. London: R. and J. Taylor, 1839: 207-23.
The Jest of Sir Gawaine
, John Skot for Johan Butler [1528?] , single leaf
Note: London, British Library Harley 5927, Art. 32 (a single leaf from an early
Furnivall, Frederick James,
Captain Cox., His Ballads and Books.
7 (1871); repr. New Shakespeare Society, 1890: xxxv-vi.