The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
As I could walk because of recreation
Dialogue between a Clerk and a Husbandman — seven 8-line stanzas with
refrain: ‘Turn vp her halter and let her go’
For a poem with the same refrain see 2312
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 38666
, f. 174-174v
As I cowth walke be cause of recreacion
As I kan be a grene wade
…ffor wether þu tell me trouth or noe
Thou scalte nat make
me myse beleue
Brown, Carleton Fairchild.
“Dialogue between a Clerk and a Husbandman.”
Modern Language Notes
33 (1918): 415-7: 415-17.
Robbins, Rossell Hope,
Secular Lyrics of the XIV and XV Centuries.
2nd ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1955: 180-1.