The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
DIMEV 6067
IMEV 3801
NIMEV 3801
True king that sits in throne
Laurence Minot, Battle of Halidon Hill — 92 lines in 8-line stanzas (abababab)
Author(s): Laurence Minot
Subjects: Halidon Hill, battle of
Versification: — eight-line — abababab

Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Cotton Galba E.IX, ff. 52ra-52rb
First Lines:
Trew king þat sates in trone
vnto þe I tell my tale…
Last Lines:
…Ihesu for þi woundes fiue
in ingland help vs to haue pese
Note: Followed immediately by rubric couplet heading to 4796.
Attributed Title: Lithes and I will tell ȝow tyll / þe bataile of halidon hyll (rubric above first line, f. 52ra)
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