The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
There is a thing as I suppose
‘A placht’, a riddle — two couplets
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.5.75
, f. 63v
Ther ys a thyng as I suppose
Which hath a face but never a
hath a mouthe but no toth therin
hath a bearde but never a
Note: ‘a placht’ written to right. Formerly on a flyleaf of
Formerly on a flyleaf of Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.5.76.
Person, Henry Axel.
Cambridge Middle English Lyrics.
Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1953; rev. ed. 1962: 54.