The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
This is the prophecy that they have in Wales
The fall of London, a political prophecy — two stanzas rhyme
Subjects: London; prophecies, political; political poems
1.Source: Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 516
, f. 16
This is the propheci þat thai have in Wales
when Walsch scotes
and Irisch flittith þair fanne…
…by twyx man and man for gode peass & rest
and sir lyonil
the Mortimere schall have þe best
Note: Scribe adds, ‘the prise’ below last words (as possible
Robbins, Rossell Hope.
“Poems Dealing with Contemporary Conditions.”
A Manual of the Writings in Middle English.
Albert E. Hartung, ed.
Vol. 5, fascicle 13. New Haven, CT: Connecticut Academy of Arts and
Sciences, 1975: 1385-1536, 1631-1725: 1535.