Related Overviews

John Stow (1525—1605) historian

John Shirley (c. 1366—1456) author, translator, and scribe


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Literary Studies (Early and Medieval)


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(of Chaucer) eight lines of verse, usually divided by editors into two quatrains, containing proverbial matter. They appear in four MSS and the Stowe edition. In two MSS (but not ...

Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval).

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.