The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Austin, University of Texas, Humanities Research Center HRC Pre-1700 MS 46 [olim Chicago, Newberry Library, Louis H. Silver 2;
prior Philadelphia, Rosenbach Museum and Library 159, prior Phillipps
Linguistic note: The spellings are similar to those of NLWPen393 and San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library EL 26.C.9 [‘Ellesmere’] with some additional evidence of the influence of Type IV London English (see Mosser (2010)
8. ff. 5vb
-7 Listen lords in good entent
Geoffrey Chaucer, the Sir Thopas in the Canterbury Tales —
207 lines in 6-line, tail-rhyme stanzas.