The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Jesu heaven king grant us grace
Prayer for grace — four lines in short couplets
For accompanying epitaph, see 1997
Subjects: prayers, for the dead; epitaphs; Christ, prayers to; illustrations, verse accompanying
Taplow, Buckinghamshire, St. Nicholas Church, south-east corner or south chapel of chancel, brass tomb of Richard Manfeld, Isabelle Manfeld, and John Manfeld, A.D. 1455
Ihesu heven kyng graunte vs grace
In heven to have a place
graunte vs there to b
Note: On scrolls issuing from mouths of figures of the three dead, the third
delivering lines 3-4.
London: Arco, 1969: facing p. 131.
Ravenshaw, Thomas Fitz-Arthur Torin.
Ancient Epitaphes from A.D. 1250 to A.D. 1800.
London: Masters, 1878: 10-11.