The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
When that this Cock lo here doth sing
Verses in Fabian’s Chronicle — one couplet
Translating French, ‘Quant ce quoc icy chantera / Le roy
troue ca entrera
’ which precedes it; cf. 6434
Subjects: prophecies, political; chronicles, verses in; Flemish insurrection; Philip VI, king of France
Fabyan, Robert , New Chronicles of Englande and of Fraunce
, Pynson, 1533 , vol. II, f. 124
Whan that this cok loo here doth synge
Than shall this newe founde
kyng his hoost in brynge
Ellis, Sir Henry,
The New Chronicles of England and France in Two Parts. repr. of Robert
Fabyan, New Chronicles, Pynson 1516 (STC 10659).
London: Rivington, 1811: 489.