The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV see 701/4
The pope hath granted a full fair pardon
An introductory rubric to 1164
Subjects: rubrics; indulgences
1.Source: London, British Library Addit. 37787
, f. 12v1
Þe pope haþ graunt a ful fayre pardon
To al þo þat
seyeþ þis matens with good devocion
So þat he be clene shreþuen with very
God sende us lyues fode & in heuyn a place
Note: Third line includes a crossing out of ‘to pardon’, and a
smudging of the ink which makes one word indecipherable.
Baugh, Nita Scudder.
A Worcestershire Miscellany, compiled by John
Northwood, c. 1400, edited from British Museum MS. Add.
Philadelphia, 1956: 98.