The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Here lies Earl George the Briton
Memorial verses for the tomb of the Earl of Dunbar, 1416 — 3
Subjects: Dunbar, George, earl of Dunbar; epitaphs
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 37223
, f. 212v
heir lyis Erle george þe brytan
to þir iii kingis þat
bair þe crowne
wos of þair bluid & of þair kynn
hes gouerment þis land win
Note: Written as prose. Four lines, abaa.
Catalogue of additions to the manuscripts in the British Museum in the
years 1900-1905: additional manuscripts 36298-37232, Egerton manuscripts 2827-2861,
additional charters and rolls 44891-54006, detached seals and casts CXLIII.1-CLII.3,
papyri 739-1520, facsimiles of manuscripts 1-64.
London: the Trustees of the British Museum, 1907: 377.
Robbins, Rossell Hope,
Secular Lyrics of the XIV and XV Centuries.
2nd ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1955: 119.