The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Man in mirth hath measure in mind
Moral advice: ‘Mesure is tresure’ — twenty-six
Title(s): ‘Mesure is tresure’
two-line, four-line —
1.Source: London, British Library Royal 8 A.XXI
, f. 223
Note: First two lines only.
Warner, Sir George Frederic, and Julius P. Gilson, eds.
Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in the old Royal and King’s
4 vols. London: Trustees of the British Museum, 1921: 1.218.
Brown, Carleton Fairchild.
A Register of Middle English Religious & Didactic Verse.
2 vols. London: Oxford University Press for the Bibliographical
Society: 1916-20: 1.361.