Percy Society Volume 14

Percy Society Volume 14

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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. 1844 edition. Excerpt: ...nothing for him do that schal beo forlore; And for hit was other mannes, as myn inwit understod, Hit me doth theg hit hongi her more harm than god, For hit bet in myn egen sore, and doth me harm y-noug." Her me mai i-seo which hit is to gyve other manes with woug, As woleth meni riche men mid unrigt al dai take Of pore men her and thar, and almisse siththe make; That hi doth for Godes love ne schal hem nogt beo forgute, Ac to pyne hit schal hem turne, as hi mowe thanne wite. " The tongen also," quath Judas, "that ge seoth hongen an he, Preostes ich gaf an urthe, therfore here hi beoth; For clenliche me schal eche thing fynde that me doth for his love. The ston upe whan ich sitte, that maketh me sitte above, In a wei ich him fond ligge ther no neod nas to ston, Ich caste him in a dupe dich that me migte ther-over gon. Fewe gode dede ich habbe i-do that ich mowe of telle, Ac non so lute that y ne fynde her other in helle." THO hit was eve thane Sonedai, the develen come blaste, To lede to helle this wrecche gost; hi cride and gulle faste, " Wend hunne," hi seide, " thu Godes man, thu nast nogt her to done, Let ous habbe oure felawe and lede to helle sone; For we ne thore oure maister i-seo er we him habbe i-brougt: Wend fram him, for hit is tyme, and ne lette ous nougt." " I lette gou nogt," quath seint Brendan, " ne ne witie gou her, That doth oure Loverd Jhesu Crist, that is of more poer." " HOU therstou," quath this develen, "bifore him nemne his name P i Ne bitrayde he him and solde ek to dethe with grete schame?" Seint Brendan seide, " In his name ich hotegou as ich mai, That ge ne tuouche him nogt to nigt, er to morwe that hit...show more

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  • Paperback | 54 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 113g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236937708
  • 9781236937704