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Hoccleve presenting his work to Prince Henry, MS Royal 17 D VI

Selected Works of Thomas Hoccleve

The Letter of Cupid (written 1402; pub. 1532)
[Tr. of Christine de Pizan]

*Complete - Google Books
*Complete - Harvard

La Male Regle de T. Hoccleve (written c.1405)
[aka The Mis-Rule of Thomas Hoccleve]

*Complete - Google Books

The Regiment of Princes (written c. 1411)

[aka De regimine principum; The Governail of Princes]

*Royal MS 17 D VI - British Library
*Harley MS 116 - British Library
*Harley MS 4866 - British Library
*Huntington MS 135 - Huntington Library
*Rosenbach MS 1083 - The Rosenbach

*Introduction - TEAMS
*Complete - TEAMS

*[from the Proem]
*[Lament for Chaucer]
*[Lament for Chaucer] - UToronto
*[Story of John of Canace]

Dialogue with a Friend (wr. 1420-21?)

[Hoccleve's Works, Vol I: The Minor Poems.
F.J.Furnivall, ed. London, 1892.]

*Complete - Google Books

Tale of Jonathas (wr. 1422?)

[Pub. in W. Browne, The Shepherd's Pipe (London, 1614)]


The Mother of God

*Complete - Google Books

To the King's Most Noble Grace (wr. 1413-1422; pub. 1542)

[Balade au très noble Henry le quint]

*Complete - Google Books

To the Knights of the Garter (wr. 1413-1422; pub. 1542)

[Balade au très honourable compaignie du garter]

*Complete - Google Books

Poems by Thomas Hoccleve, never before printed.
George Mason, ed., 1796.

*Complete - Google Books
*Complete - Internet Archive

*[La Male Regle]
*[To H. Somer as Under-Treasurer]
*[To H. Somer as Chancellor of the Exchequer]
*[Au Roy (To the King)]
*[See here, my master Carpenter]
Go, little pamphlet]

Of the Virgin and her Sleeveless Garment.
A New Ploughman's Tale.
Beatly, ed., 1902.

*Complete - Google Books

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