The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
To have in mind calling to remembrance
On the Miseries occasioned to England by the Lancastrian Kings — fourteen
8-line stanzas (ababbcbc)
Subjects: political poems
1.Source: London, Society of Antiquaries 101
, ff. 98ra
To haue in mynde callyng to Remembraunce
The gret wrongys doon of
Vnrightful heyres by wrong Alyaunce
Vsurpyng this Royaume
caused gret Aduersite…
…That they may for a good way & duratioun
To make peas in
Engeland þat Riche & pouir
May Ioyfully synge at the
Welcom euerlastyng Ioye and fare wel langeure
Note: Large ‘X’s struck through the text.
Political Poems and Songs relating to English History, composed during
the period From the Accession of Edward III to that of Richard III.
14 (1859, 1861); repr. Kraus, 1965: 2.267-70.
Robbins, Rossell Hope,
Historical Poems of the XIV and XV Centuries.
New York: Columbia UP, 1959: 222-6.