The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
Caesars triumphs were not so much to praise
Henry of Huntingdon’s verse in praise of Elfleda, in Part VI of
Fabyan’s Chronicle, Part VI, cap. 180 — two couplets
Subjects: chronicles, verse in; elegies
Fabyan, Robert , New Chronicles of Englande and of Fraunce
, Pynson, 1533
Cezers tryumphis were nat so moche to prayse
As was of Elfleda that
sheldes so ofte dyd rayse
Agayne her enemyes this
Virago and made whose vertue can I nat expresse
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: 178.