Poetry Explorer- Classic Contemporary Poetry, CHAUCERS WORDES UNTO ADAM, HIS OWN SCRIVEYN, by GEOFFREY CHAUCER



Poetry Explorer

Classic and Contemporary Poetry

Rhyming Dictionary Search
CHAUCERS WORDES UNTO ADAM, HIS OWN SCRIVEYN, by             Poet's Biography
First Line: Adam scriveyn, if ever it thee bifalle
Last Line: And al is thurgh thy necligence and rape.
Variant Title(s): To His Scribe Adam
Subject(s): Books; Chaucer, Geoffrey (1342-1400); Reading


Adam scrivain, if evere it thee bifalle
Boece or Troilus for to writen newe,
Under thy longe lokkes thou moste have the scalle,
But after my making thou write more trewe,
So ofte a day I moot thy werk renewe,
It to correcte, and eek to rubbe and scrape;
And al is thurgh thy necligence and rape.





Other Poems of Interest...



Home: PoetryExplorer.net