The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
O ye lovers that pleaden for your right
Advice resented: a dialogue between an unhappy lover and the Advocate of Venus
— fourteen stanzas rhyme royal
Subjects: dialogues, lovers’
1.Source: Oxford, Corpus Christi College 61
, ff. 66v
O ye lovers that pletyn for youre ryght
in venus courte as do so
moche for me…
…turnyng with the wynd like to afane
ffor my good cownsell yet
ye me blame
Note: Added by another hand to originally blank leaves at end.
Robbins, Rossell Hope,
Secular Lyrics of the XIV and XV Centuries.
2nd ed. Oxford: Clarendon, 1955: 169-72.
Bowers, Robert Hood.
“Advice Resented: A Middle-English Court of Love Poem (Corpus Christi
College MS 61, fol., 66v-67r).”
31 (1952): 211-14: 212-14.