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I am Honour whom folk of every degree
‘The speche of Honour’ at the Pageant celebrating the marriage between Prince Arthur and Princess Catharine — four stanzas rhyme royal
Subjects: Arthur, prince of Wales; Catherine of Aragon; pageant verses; occasional verse
Versification: — occasional verse — ababbcc



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Cotton Vitellius A.XVI, ff. 194v-195
First Lines:
I am honoure whome folk of euery degre
pursue to haue but many of theire purpose mysse…
Last Lines:
…Are kept as Rewarde for noblesse & vertue
that one for youre noble Spouse & that other for you
Attributed Title: The spech of Honoure (f. 194v)