The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
A noble story writ I find / A pope that wrote…
The Trentale of St Gregory
Author(s): Saint Gregory
Title(s): The Trentale of St Gregory
Subjects: Trental of St Gregory; Gregory, saint; exempla
1.Source: London, British Library Cotton Caligula A.II
, ff. 86vb
A nobull story wryte y fynde
A pope hit wrote to haue yn
…Pray we all hit may so be
And say Amen for charyte
Note: ‘Explicit by scribe in lower margin, f.
Attributed Title: Trentale sancti gregorii (f. 86vb, by scribe in upper
margin); Trentale (as RT on f. 87v); The Trentall of St Gregory (f.
1, sixteenth-century list of contents)
2.Source: Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales Peniarth 394
, p. 33
Furnivall, Frederick James,
Political, Religious and Love Poems, from Lambeth MS. 306 and other
o.s. 15 (1866); repr. 1962; rev. ed. 1903: 114-33.
The Minor Poems of the Vernon Manuscript, Part 1.
o.s. 98 (1892; repr. 1973): 260-8.