The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Christ crowned king that on the cross diedest
The Crowned King, on the Art of Governing — 144 alliterative
Title(s): The Crowned King
Subjects: political poems
1.Source: Oxford, Bodleian Library Douce 95 (SC 21669)
, ff. 4-6
Crist crowned kyng that on cros didest
And art comfort of all care
þow kyng go out of cours…
…And of his high grace graunte vnto vs alle
Prosperite and pees
pursue we therafter
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