The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
A black monk was Segrestin
Segrestin, a miracle of the Virgin Mary in the Northern Homily Cycle
— in couplets
Title(s): Northern Homily Cycle
Subjects: miracles; Virgin Mary, miracles of
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 129 [olim Phillipps 20420]
, ff. 223v
A blak monk was segrestayne
And to mary was he buxum and
…Leuedy in hir seruyse vs spede
And to ihesu hir sun vs
Attributed Title: relacio (f. 223v)
Weir, E. G.
“The Vernacular Sources of the Middle English Plays of the Virgin
2 vols. Diss. Stanford, 1941: 1.121.