The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
NIMEV TM 2000
With bodily food Increasing in quantity
An admonition against excess — a single stanza rhyme royal
Subjects: moderation; advice; food
1.Source: London, Lambeth Palace Library 259
, f. 231v
Wyth bodylye ffode Encressyng in quantitee
Ouer mesure passyng
Þouȝe I þe trewthe vttere ȝe hiere nott att
þrouȝe me did non [B??wer] cas is þis fall —
Note: Add to flyleaf.
Robbins, Rossell Hope.
“A Warning Against Lechery.”
35 (1956): 90-5: 92.