Annals of the Caledonians, Picts and Scots Volume 2

Annals of the Caledonians, Picts and Scots Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1828 edition. Excerpt: ...in his kingdom; but always, as well as his father, subject to the bishop. And because the lord was with him, all the barbarous nations neighbours to his people, he kept under without effusion of blood: And all the kings who before him reigned in the kingdom of Cambria, in riches and glory, and in dignity, and, what is more excellent, in sanctity, he excelled: whence also right famous by his merits, spending his days in good, he deserved to triumph in this life, and to be crowned with honour in heaven, and is hitherto wont to be called by many Saint Constantine. The holy prelate Kentegern having constructed churches in Holdelin, and ordained priests and clergy, his episcopal seat for some time, from a certain cause, there made. Afterward, warned by divine revelation, he translated it to his city of Glasgow, as justice required. DLXXVII. Praelium apud Arderydd. JErm Cambrobritannicae, ad calcem H. Llwyd Britannicce dcscriptionis commcntarioli (a Gulielmio), p. 142. "Arderydd est nomen loci alicubi in Scotia; forte an Atturlth vel Atterith, VI. M. P. ab aestuario Solvathiano distans, Aitcrith, apud Usserium, 71-In.libro Triadum, qui mille fere abhinc annis editus fuit, praelium hoc ideo fertur esse unum ex tribus nugatoriis insulae Britanniae praliis qui a nulla de causa, vel saltem inepta et frivola, nido scilicet alaudae, factum fuerit. Decertabant autem ex una parte (ut scribit Merlinus Caledonius) Aidanus perfidus (Aeddan Fradawg) et Gwendolavus F. Ceidiavi (Gwenddolau ab Peidjaw) duo principes ex boreali parte Britanniae: Ex altera vero parte Rodericus munificus (Rhydderch Hael) Cumbriae rex, qui victoriam ibi adep. tus est, Rodericus autem ille ab auctore libri Triadum inter tres munificos viros insulae Britanniae recensetur....show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 132g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236794265
  • 9781236794260