The Bruce. And, Wallace; Wallace, Or, the Life and Acts of Sir William Wallace of Ellerslie Volume 2

The Bruce. And, Wallace; Wallace, Or, the Life and Acts of Sir William Wallace of Ellerslie Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1869 edition. Excerpt: ...thow Wallace, the chyftayn off Scotland?" 1720 And he said; 'Ya; that I dar tak on hand, 'A worthyar this day lyffand is nayn, 'In way off wer, als fer as I haiff gayn. 'The hie worschip, and the gret nobilnes, 'The gud weillfair, plesande and worthines, 1725 'The rych reward was mychty for to se, 'That for your saik he kythyt apon me; 'And his ansuer in wryt he has yow send.' The king rasauit it with a lycht attend, This hie affect and dyt off his writyng. 1730 "O ryoll roy, and rychtwyss crownyt king, "Yhe knaw this weill, be othir ma than me, "How that our rewlm standis in perplexite." "The fals nacioun, that we ar nychtbouris to, "Quhen plessis thaim, thai mak ws ay ado; 1735 "Thar may na band be maid so sufficians, "Bot ay in it thai fynd a warians. "To wait a tym, will God at it may be, "With in a yer I sail your presens se." Off this ansuer weill plessyt was the king. 1740 Leyff I him thus in ryolte to ryng, And glaid comford rycht as I haiff yow tald: Off Wallace furth I will my process hald. EXPLICIT LIBER OCTAUUS, ET INCIPIT NONUS. BUKE NYNTE. In Aperill the one and twenty day, The hie calend, thus Cancer, as we say, The lusty tym off Mayus fresche cummyng, 76 a Celestiall gret blythnes in to bryng; 5 Pryncypaill moneth forsuth it may be seyn, The hewynly hewis apon the tendyr greyn, Quhen old Saturn his cloudy courss had gon, The quhilk had beyn bath best and byrdis bon: Zepherus ek, with his suet vapour, 10 He comfort has, be wyrking off natour, All fructuouss thing in till the erd adoun, At rewllyt is wndyr the hie regioun: Sobyr Luna, in flowyng off the se, Quhen brycht Phebus is in his chemage," 15 The Bulys courss so takin had his place, And Jupiter was in the...show more

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  • Paperback | 162 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 299g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236631560
  • 9781236631565