The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Found Records:
Cambridge UK, Cambridge University Library Dd.5.64
Linguistic note: McIntosh, Samuels, and Benskin (1986) and Benskin, Laing, Karaiskos, and Williamson (2013) 1.66
Number 3290-8
1.   Part III, f. 13   Loved be thou king and thanked be thou king
Form of Living
Number 6482-8
2.   Part III, f. 15   When will thou come and comfort me
Quia amore langueo
Number 357-3
3.   Part III, f. 24v   All perishes and passes that we with eye see
First lyric inserted in Rolle’s Ego Dormio — 8 or 10 irregular alliterative lines
Number 3617-3
4.   Part III, ff. 26v-27   My king the water greet / and the blood he sweat
Meditacio de passione’ in the treatise, Ego dormio — 41 rhyming lines in various stanzaic patterns
Number 2286-2
5.   Part III, ff. 27v-28   I sleep and my heart wakes / Who shall to my leman say
Three rhyming lines in Rolle’s Ego Dormio
Number 3651-3
6.   Part III, ff. 28-29   My song is in singing / My life is in longing
Cantus Amoris,’ rhyming lines in the treatise, Ego dormio — 93 lines in varying meters and stanzaic patterns including long-line couplets with or without medial rhyme, monorhyming 3-6-line stanzas, and a six-line stanza aabccb
Number 6110-2
7.   Part III, f. 34   Unkind man give keep to me
Appeal of Christ to Man from the Cross — fifteen couplets
Number 3659-1
8.   Part III, ff. 34v-35   My truest treasure so traitorly was taken
A song of the Passion — seven quatrains
Number 3155-1
9.   Part III, f. 34v   Lo leman sweet now may thou see
Appeal of Christ to Man, his ‘Lemman’ — two 6-line stanzas (aabccb)
Number 2794-1
10.   Part III, f. 35   Jesu as Thou me made and bought
A prayer to Jesus — one monoryming quatrain
Number 2793-1
11.   Part III, ff. 35-35v   Jesu as Thou may do Thy will
A prayer for Christ’s protection — three cross-rhymed quatrans
Number 6265-1
12.   Part III, f. 35v   When Adam delve and Eve span spur if thou will speed
A warning of the transitoriness of life — six 6-line stanzas (aaaabb) with internal rhyme and an ‘I and E’ refrain
Number 361-1
13.   Part III, ff. 36-36v   All sins shall thou hate through casting of skill
An Exhortation against Sin — six monorhyming quatrains with medial rhymes, or six 8-line stanzas, abababab
Number 3483-1
14.   Part III, ff. 36v-37   Mercy is most in my mind
A Song of Mercy — four 12-line stanzas
Number 2854-1
15.   Part III, ff. 37-38   Jesu God Son Lord of magesty / Send will to my heart only to covet Thee
A Song of Love-longing to Jesus — twelve monorhyming quatrains with occasional medial rime
Number 3275-1
16.   Part III, ff. 38-40   Love is life that lasts ay there it in Christ is fast
A song of the Love of Christ, a direct translation of Rolle’s Incendium Amoris, ch. xl, xli — in monorhyming quatrains with medial rhyme
Number 1722-2
17.   Part III, ff. 40-40v   Hail Jesu my creator of sorrowing medecine
A hymn to Jesus — seven mono-riming quatrains with medial rhymes
Number 401-1
18.   Part III, ff. 40v-41v   All vanities forsake if thou his love will feel
A Warning against Worldly Vanities — fifteen monorhyming quatrains with medial rhyme
Number 5940-1
19.   Part III, ff. 42-42v   Thy joy be ilke a deal to serve thy god to pay
Richard Rolle, an exhortation to love Jesus — twelve monorhyming quatrains with medial rhyme.