Introduction. Kyng Alisaunder. Sir Cleges. Lay Le Freine

Introduction. Kyng Alisaunder. Sir Cleges. Lay Le Freine

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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. 1810 edition. Excerpt: ...ryght: his is the wowhe." 3060 3070 The foles herte tho gan sprynge, Ageyns Alisaundre the kynge, And saide, Dalmadas was god knyght, He hadde ysaid soth and ryght. Alle they wolde heom bysteorre, Ageyns him with ryght to weorre; 3080 And gan crye, at on cry, They weore alle therto hardy. Ac Demostines, a riche admyrail, /)7 ' " Leosen wif, child, and heritage. ' " The kyng you redith that ye acorde, " And makith Alisaundre youre lord. " Gef ye wolen holde him with, " Ye mowe have pes and grith. " And thow hast well yspoke Dalmadas; " Sum while we toke Margoras, " And Cornythe, and eke Perce, " And mo than Y can reherce. 3100 " Whar buth, now, alle tho knyghtis " That tho weore redy to fyghtis? VOL. I. I " In al this cite, no schaltow fynde, " Of so gode, on thousand; " And he an c. thousand and--mony other! " Hold the in pes, gode brothir! " Geveth the besauns, and makith pes; " Than mowe ye beon at ese." Dalmadas him saide tho, " Thou art old, and may nought go! 3110 " Thy wordes buth sone ydDn: . " Therfore mak thou streynthe non, " Though we fare longe the wors; " No schaltow paye, of thy purs, " Neither besant, no no peny: " Ac schole the pore eche halpeny!" Gret stryf was, bytweone the olde, And the yonge that weore bolde: ' Notheles the olde, saun faile, Wan the maistry of that counsaile; 3120 ' And dude hit apon Demostines, That he scholde make heore pes. Demostines was a baroun of pris Ful well norysched mon, ywis: He tok an honde this message, And with him faire baronage, Wise men, wyghte and belde, And alle nygh of his elde. more

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  • Paperback | 74 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 150g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236935403
  • 9781236935403