The Concordance
 
 A..................3
FormAge 1 A blisful lyf, a paisible and a swete, 0
FormAge 1 A blisful lyf, a paisible and a swete, 0
FormAge 1 A blisful lyf, a paisible and a swete, 0
 
 AGE................1
FormAge 2 Ledden the peples in the former age. 2
 
 AL.................3
FormAge 31 Allas, than sprong up al the cursednesse 30
FormAge 40 With al hir ost the cite for to asayle. 40
FormAge 47 Hir hertes were al oon withoute galles; 46
 
 ALLAS..............3
FormAge 31 Allas, than sprong up al the cursednesse 30
FormAge 60 Allas, allas, now may men wepe and crye! 60
FormAge 60 Allas, allas, now may men wepe and crye! 60
 
 ALLE...............1
FormAge 50 The lambish peple, voyd of alle vyce, 50
 
 AND................20
FormAge 1 A blisful lyf, a paisible and a swete, 0
FormAge 6 Unknowen was the quern and ek the melle; 6
FormAge 7 They eten mast, hawes, and swich pounage, 6
FormAge 8 And dronken water of the colde welle. 8
FormAge 11 The which they gnodded and eete nat half ynough. 10
FormAge 14 Unkorven and ungrobbed lay the vyne; 14
FormAge 21 No ship yit karf the wawes grene and blewe, 20
FormAge 24 Ne toures heye and walles rounde or square. 24
FormAge 30 And in the riveres first gemmes soghte. 30
FormAge 36 Ther as vitaile is ek so skars and thinne 36
FormAge 38 But, ther as bagges ben and fat vitaile, 38
FormAge 39 Ther wol they gon, and spare for no sinne 38
FormAge 42 In caves and wodes softe and swete 42
FormAge 42 In caves and wodes softe and swete 42
FormAge 49 Unforged was the hauberk and the plate; 48
FormAge 55 Humblesse and pees, good feith the emperice. 54
FormAge 60 Allas, allas, now may men wepe and crye! 60
FormAge 62 Doublenesse, and tresoun, and envye, 62
FormAge 62 Doublenesse, and tresoun, and envye, 62
FormAge 63 Poyson, manslawhtre, and mordre in sondry wyse. 62
 
 APPLES.............1
FormAge 37 That noght but mast or apples is therinne; 36
 
 AS.................3
FormAge 35 Ther poverte is, as seith Diogenes, 34
FormAge 36 Ther as vitaile is ek so skars and thinne 36
FormAge 38 But, ther as bagges ben and fat vitaile, 38
 
 ASAYLE.............1
FormAge 40 With al hir ost the cite for to asayle. 40
 
 AVARYCE............1
FormAge 53 No pryde, non envye, non avaryce, 52
 
 AVAYLED............1
FormAge 25 What sholde it han avayled to werreye? 24
 
 BAGGES.............1
FormAge 38 But, ther as bagges ben and fat vitaile, 38
 
 BEN................1
FormAge 38 But, ther as bagges ben and fat vitaile, 38
 
 BLECHED............1
FormAge 45 Ne doun of fetheres ne no bleched shete 44
 
 BLEWE..............1
FormAge 21 No ship yit karf the wawes grene and blewe, 20
 
 BLISFUL............1
FormAge 1 A blisful lyf, a paisible and a swete, 0
 
 BLISSED............1
FormAge 43 Slepten this blissed folk withoute walles 42
 
 BROGHTE............1
FormAge 32 Of coveytyse, that first our sorwe broghte. 32
 
 BUSSHES............1
FormAge 34 No wildnesse ne no busshes for to winne, 34
 
 BUT................7
FormAge 10 But corn up-sprong, unsowe of mannes hond, 10
FormAge 27 But cursed was the tyme, I dare wel seye, 26
FormAge 37 That noght but mast or apples is therinne; 36
FormAge 38 But, ther as bagges ben and fat vitaile, 38
FormAge 46 Was kid to hem, but in seurtee they slepte. 46
FormAge 52 But ech of hem wolde other wel cheryce. 52
FormAge 61 For in oure dayes nis but covetyse, 60
 
 BY.................2
FormAge 4 Which that the feldes yave hem by usage; 4
FormAge 54 No lord, no taylage by no tyrannye; 54
 
 BYSINESSE..........1
FormAge 28 That men first dide hir swety bysinesse 28
 
 CAVES..............1
FormAge 42 In caves and wodes softe and swete 42
 
 CHERYCE............1
FormAge 52 But ech of hem wolde other wel cheryce. 52
 
 CITE...............1
FormAge 40 With al hir ost the cite for to asayle. 40
 
 CLARRE.............1
FormAge 16 To clarre ne to sause of galantyne. 16
 
 COLDE..............1
FormAge 8 And dronken water of the colde welle. 8
 
 COME...............1
FormAge 58 Come in this world; ne Nembrot, desirous 58
 
 CORN...............1
FormAge 10 But corn up-sprong, unsowe of mannes hond, 10
 
 COVETYSE...........1
FormAge 61 For in oure dayes nis but covetyse, 60
 
 COVEYTYSE..........1
FormAge 32 Of coveytyse, that first our sorwe broghte. 32
 
 COYN...............1
FormAge 20 No coyn ne knew man which was fals or trewe, 20
 
 CRYE...............1
FormAge 60 Allas, allas, now may men wepe and crye! 60
 
 CURSED.............1
FormAge 27 But cursed was the tyme, I dare wel seye, 26
 
 CURSEDNESSE........1
FormAge 31 Allas, than sprong up al the cursednesse 30
 
 DARE...............1
FormAge 27 But cursed was the tyme, I dare wel seye, 26
 
 DAYES..............1
FormAge 61 For in oure dayes nis but covetyse, 60
 
 DEBATE.............1
FormAge 51 Hadden no fantasye to debate, 50
 
 DELICACYE..........1
FormAge 57 That first was fader of delicacye, 56
 
 DERKNESSE..........1
FormAge 29 To grobbe up metal, lurkinge in derknesse, 28
 
 DESIROUS...........1
FormAge 58 Come in this world; ne Nembrot, desirous 58
 
 DIDE...............1
FormAge 28 That men first dide hir swety bysinesse 28
 
 DIOGENES...........1
FormAge 35 Ther poverte is, as seith Diogenes, 34
 
 DOUBLENESSE........1
FormAge 62 Doublenesse, and tresoun, and envye, 62
 
 DOUN...............1
FormAge 45 Ne doun of fetheres ne no bleched shete 44
 
 DRONKEN............1
FormAge 8 And dronken water of the colde welle. 8
 
 ECH................1
FormAge 52 But ech of hem wolde other wel cheryce. 52
 
 EETE...............1
FormAge 11 The which they gnodded and eete nat half ynough. 10
 
 EGGE...............1
FormAge 19 No flesh ne wiste offence of egge or spere. 18
 
 EK.................2
FormAge 6 Unknowen was the quern and ek the melle; 6
FormAge 36 Ther as vitaile is ek so skars and thinne 36
 
 EMPERICE...........1
FormAge 55 Humblesse and pees, good feith the emperice. 54
 
 ENVYE..............2
FormAge 53 No pryde, non envye, non avaryce, 52
FormAge 62 Doublenesse, and tresoun, and envye, 62
 
 ETE................1
FormAge 3 They helde hem payed of the fruites that they ete, 2
 
 ETEN...............1
FormAge 7 They eten mast, hawes, and swich pounage, 6
 
 EVERICH............1
FormAge 48 Everich of hem his feith to other kepte. 48
 
 FADER..............1
FormAge 57 That first was fader of delicacye, 56
 
 FALS...............1
FormAge 20 No coyn ne knew man which was fals or trewe, 20
 
 FANTASYE...........1
FormAge 51 Hadden no fantasye to debate, 50
 
 FAT................1
FormAge 38 But, ther as bagges ben and fat vitaile, 38
 
 FEITH..............2
FormAge 48 Everich of hem his feith to other kepte. 48
FormAge 55 Humblesse and pees, good feith the emperice. 54
 
 FELDES.............1
FormAge 4 Which that the feldes yave hem by usage; 4
 
 FETHERES...........1
FormAge 45 Ne doun of fetheres ne no bleched shete 44
 
 FETTE..............1
FormAge 22 No marchaunt yit ne fette outlandish ware. 22
 
 FIRST..............4
FormAge 28 That men first dide hir swety bysinesse 28
FormAge 30 And in the riveres first gemmes soghte. 30
FormAge 32 Of coveytyse, that first our sorwe broghte. 32
FormAge 57 That first was fader of delicacye, 56
 
 FLEES..............1
FormAge 18 Ne knew; the flees was of his former hewe; 18
 
 FLESH..............1
FormAge 19 No flesh ne wiste offence of egge or spere. 18
 
 FLINT..............1
FormAge 13 No man the fyr out of the flint yit fond, 12
 
 FOLK...............2
FormAge 23 No trompes for the werres folk ne knewe, 22
FormAge 43 Slepten this blissed folk withoute walles 42
 
 FOND...............1
FormAge 13 No man the fyr out of the flint yit fond, 12