The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
At my house I have a Jay
Animal noises: a schoolboy’s exercise in translation, with Latin original
— six couplets
Subjects: children’s rhymes; schoolboy exercises
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 1002
, f. 72
At my howse I have a Jaye
he can make mony diuerse
…he canne neye as a stede
such a byrde yt [ ] were wode to
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