The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
On foot by forth as I could found
First line of a ballad(?) included among a list of romances in The Complaynt
of Scotlande, and as lost text in the Asloan Manuscript, where it is attributed
to Henryson — one line
Author(s): Robert Henryson (attrib.)
Subjects: ballads; Scotland; Scots, battle actions
1.Source: Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland 16500 [formerly Acc. 4233; Asloan MS]
, table of contents
On fut by fortht as I culd found
Attributed Title: Master Robert Hendersonnis Dreme On fut by forth
Murray, J. A. H.,
The Complaynt of Scotlande.
e.s. 17 (1872), 18 (1873); repr. as one vol. 1973: 1.63.
Wilson, Richard Middlewood.
The Lost Literature of Medieval England.
London: Methuen, 1952: 121.