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DIMEV 6322
IMEV 3955.5
NIMEV TP 2166
When I advertise in my remembrance / The manifold stories
The Prologue to Fabyan’s Chronicle — twenty-eight stanzas rhyme royal
Note: Cf. 6694; same opening line as 6321
Author(s): Robert Fabyan
Title(s): Chronicle (Fabyan)
Subjects: prologues, to prose texts; chronicles, verse in
Versification: — seven-line — ababbcc



Print Witnesses:
1.Source: STC 10659. Fabyan, Robert , New Chronicles of Englande and of Fraunce, Pynson, 1533 , ff. 2-4
First Lines:
When I aduertyse in my remembraunce
The manyfolde storyes in ordre duely sette…
Last Lines:
…At my begynnynge my penne so to lede
That by thyne ayde this werke may haue good spede
Editions:
Ellis, Sir Henry, ed. The New Chronicles of England and France in Two Parts. repr. of Robert Fabyan, New Chronicles, Pynson 1516 (STC 10659). London: Rivington, 1811: 2-7.
2.Source: STC 10662. Fabyan, Robert , The chronicle of Fabyan whiche he hym selfe nameth the concordaunce of historyes, nowe newely printed, [and] in many places corrected, as to the dylygent reader it may apere. 1542. Cum priuilegio ad imprimendum solum, [London]: Printed by Iohn Reynes, dwellynge at the sygne of saynte George in Pauls churcheyarde, [1542] , sigs. a.iv-a.iiiv
First Lines:
When I aduertyse in my remembraunce
The manyfolde storyes in ordre duely sette…
Last Lines:
…To the glorye of his name which in heauen is
Where the angels incessantlye syng gloria in excelsis
Note: 27 stanzas