The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
This book is draw by physic
A verse preface to Macer’s prose Virtues of Herbs — four
Virtues of Herbs
Subjects: herbals; prefaces, to prose texts
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College O.1.13 (1037)
, f. 1
This booke is drawe be ffesyk
That Mater made for hem þat been
þe vertu of herbis it discryeth ryght wel
And help of mannys
helthe euery dele
Note: Written as prose.
Keiser, George R.
“Verse Introductions to Middle English Medical Treatises.”
84 (2003): 301-17: 315.