The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
This book wrote William Thame / God keep him from sin and shame
Scribe’s colophon — three couplets
Subjects: prayers, asked on behalf of scribes; scribes, prayers requested for
1.Source: San Marino, CA, Henry Huntington Library HM 129 [olim Phillipps 20420]
, f. 231
Þis boke wrot [William Thame]
God kepe hym fro syn and
And gyff hym þe grace so to spede
þat he may haue heuyn
to his mede
I pray ȝow þat hyt may so be
For hym say A pater
noster and A Aue
Followed by Latin line, ‘Celi regina sit scriptory
’ and two further lines erased; immediately follows 6676
“The Index of Middle English Verse and Huntington Library Collections: A
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2 vols. San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1989: 172.