THIS WEEK’S WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ IS POSITIVELY FELICIFIC
Example sentences from the Web for hoccleve
Lydgate and Hoccleve are the two principal successors of Chaucer.A Literary History of the English People|Jean Jules Jusserand
Beyond all doubt, Hoccleve copied the forms of Chaucer's lost virelays.Chaucer's Works, Volume 3 (of 7)|Geoffrey Chaucer
He retained the Hoccleve passage (p. 6); his point about Wartons basis of selection is effective.
It thus became the business of the scribe, and the portraits in different copies of Hoccleve's works vary accordingly.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
A decline in the technique of the five-foot verse begins with Lydgate and Hoccleve.A History of English Versification|Jakob Schipper