The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV delete C16
If ever this book done take his flight
A book plate of Stephen Batman — two couplets
Author(s): Stephen Batman
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Magdalene College Pepys 2498
, p. 370b
ȝif euer thys booke don take his flight
on Stephan batman let it
ȝit came to passe and yt is trwe
I will not change yt
for no newe
Note: Added by a sixteenth-century hand to originally blank
The Recluse: a Fourteenth Century Version of the Ancren Riwle.
Lund: Ohlsson, 1911: x.