The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV TM 1524
Woe worth your hearts so planted in pride
Curses and Blessings — eight stanzas rhyme royal with ‘Wo
worth’ and ‘Blessyd be ye’ anaphora.
From Conuersion of Swerers
separately. For a single
stanza rhyme royal with a very similar ‘Wo worth’ anaphora see 4497
. Also compare Hawes’
Convercyon of Swerers
(see Berdan (1920)
, 184, note 2); Court of Sapience
) stanza 67; and 6775
Subjects: curses; blessings
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 4294
, f. 80ra
Wo worth your hartis so plantyd in pryde
Wo worthe your wrath &
…Blessyd be ye in the lyfe temperall
Which applye yourselfe to
Furnivall, Frederick James.
“Inedited Pieces, No. IV.”
Notes and Queries
4th ser. 3 (1869): 8-9: 9.