The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV TM 191
As I me walked over fields wide / When men began to Ere
God Speed the Plough — twelve 8-line stanzas including refrain, ‘I
pray to god spede wele the plough’
Subjects: agriculture; political verse; Church, criticism/satire of; tithes
1.Source: London, British Library Lansdowne 762
, ff. 5-6v
Attributed Title: A process or an Exortation to tendre the Chargis of the true husbandys (f.
Skeat, Walter William,
Pierce the Ploughman’s Crede.
o.s. 30 (1867): 69-72.