The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Whoso woneth him not to good first all in his youth
A tag in the Fascicu1us morum, translating two Latin hexameters, Qui
non assuescit virtuti dum iuenescit, A viciis nescit discedere quanto sensecit,
which precede it
Subjects: sermons, verse in; translations; humility
2.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Laud misc. 111 (SC 1550)
, f. 64
Wo so wouch woneth hym nouth to gode frust al in is
Vnthewes to leue were to hym in helde ful vnkwthe
Note: Written as prose.
Verses in Sermons: ‘Fasciculus morum’ and Its Middle
Cambridge, MA: Medieval Academy of America, 1978: 145.
6.Source: Worcester, Worcester Cathedral Library F.19
, f. 165vb
Brown, Carleton Fairchild.
A Register of Middle English Religious & Didactic Verse.
2 vols. London: Oxford University Press for the Bibliographical
Society: 1916-20: 1.45.