The Laud Troy Book Volume 2

The Laud Troy Book 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. 1903 edition. Excerpt: Tl When Priamus herde these tydandis--That Achilles ageyn couenandis That he hadde made & hem be-het At that 2 Iorne hem hadde let 27 422 Priamua scolds Hez-tuba./br having given in to Achilles. deceived us; 1.?'or my doghter vnto him lyked; He dede it certes for oure ille, he certainly For he of here wolde haue his wille wished to have-. our daughter And holde hlr In lecherle f)' 1;';1m"n With his scleygt & trecherie, And do vs alle a foule repreue As a fals for-sworen theffe. 11 And that semes by his falshede: For' now he may not of hir spede ' At his wille by his dissayte; He be-thenkes him now ful strayte, How he may best schende me & myne; and when he saw that he might not speed, he resolved on undoing ma 14316 424 The Trojans array their battalions. The Greeks send their vanguard before, and come themselves behind. A great battle is fought. But I cannot relate all their deeds, as I should never come to an end. They flght seven days, until they are worn out, and the fleld is covered with dead bodies. Thefresh Battle lasts seven Days. 11 Hic ibant ad prelium & pug-nauerunt.vij2"1 dies. Whentheiwere met, ther was no laughter, lf. 21 2, bk. 14381 But moche wo & gret sclaughter. He Troyens had take the Champayn, T Thei are batayled In-myddis the playn. And thei of Grece when thei beheld. How thei of Troy hadde taken the fold, Thei sente to hem her vanwarde With brode baneres & hye standards; And thei come afftir with many a knygt, 14388 With kynges & dukes of moche mygt, With many a louely fair pensel Off gold, of Inde, of fair sandel. Thei ran to-gedir, when thei a-proched, Euery man thorow-out other broched; With speres, swerdes, & knyues Echon 1 other al to-ryues....
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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 118g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236836057
  • 9781236836052