The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Found Records:
London, British Library Harley 3954
Linguistic note: McIntosh, Samuels, and Benskin (1986) and Benskin, Laing, Karaiskos, and Williamson (2013) LP 4103; Grid 583 305 (Norfolk).
Number 3339-2
1.   f. 8v   Man behold and thou might hear / Thing full needful for to lere
The Seven Principal Virtues — 198 lines in couplets
Number 429-3
2.   f. 70   Almighty God in Trinity / That bought man
The Apocryphal History of the Infancy — in 12- and 8-line stanzas
Number 3120-3
3.   f. 70v   Listeneth lords lief in land / Sothly saws I will you tell
‘A Disputisoun bi-twene Child Ihesu and Maistres of the Lawe of Jewus’ — in 8-line stanzas (abababab)
Number 3242-2
4.   f. 74   Lordings and ye will lith / Of o thing I shall you kith
Merita Misse
Number 3244-1
5.   f. 76   Lordings digne and dear / Listen & ye may hear
Virtutes Missarum
Number 3355-2
6.   f. 78v   Man if that thou wilt flee sin / Never more to come therein
The Seven Virtues opposed to the Seven Deadly Sins, illustrated by Narrationes — 454 lines in couplets
Number 3358-2
7.   f. 81   Man if thou wilt hear / Right good thing thou might lere
The Seven Works of Mercy, some illustrated by Narrationes — 229 lines in couplets
Number 3099-2
8.   ff. 82v-85v   Listen man if thou wilt hear / Of thing that is bothe digne & dear
The Seven Sacraments, illustrated by exempla — 456 lines in couplets
Number 2566-1
9.   f. 87   In place as man may see / When a child to school shall set be
An ABC poem on the Passion — in 6-line stanzas
Number 667-3
10.   f. 90   As reason ruled my reckless mind
Filius regis mortuus est’, the lament of the Virgin Mary — twelve 12-line stanzas
Number 2459-21
11.   ff. 92-123v   In a summer season when soft was the sun
William Langland, Vision of Piers Plowman, the ‘B’ text