The Works of Thomas Chatterton Volume 2

The Works of Thomas Chatterton 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. 1803 edition. Excerpt: ...rennome was thie onlie gayne; For yette, thie pleasaunce, and thie joie was 1 Thie countrymen shall rere thee on the playne. A pyle of carnes, as anie grave can Loaste: Further, a just amede to thee to bee, Inne heaven thou synge of Godde, on erthe welle synge of thee. Transcribed by Mr. Catcott from n poem in Chattertw' hand-writing. See p. 2. PROLOGUE, Made Maistre WILLIAM CJNYNGE. Whylomme bie pensmenne moke ungentle name Have upon Goddwynne Erie of Kente bin layde, Dherebie benymmynge hymme of faie and fame; Unliart divinistres haveth saide, Thatte he was kngwen toe noe hallie wurche; Botte thys was ' lte, he gyfted ne the churdbc Inne drawynge of hys mennc no wytte ys lackte: Entyn a kynge mote bee full pleased to nyghtc Attende, and marcke the partes nowe to be done: Wee better for toe doe do champyon anie onne GODDWYN; A TRAGEDIE. PERSONS REPRESENTED. HAROLDE, He T. ROWLBIE, the AuctHoure. GODDWYN, bie JOHAN DE ISC AM M K. ELWARDEy bie SYRR THVBBOT GORGES. ALSTAN, bie SYRR ALAN DE VERB Kynge Edwarde, bie M"astr Willyam'canynge. Odhers bie Knyghtcs Mynstrcllcs, GODDWYN And HAROLDE. GODDWYN. Harolde! HAROLDE. i Mie loverde! GODDWYN. O! I weepe to thyncke, What foemen ryseth to ifrete the londe., /.-/ I IrRITt, Janur, Jfifry. Theie batten onne her fleshe, her hartes bloude dryncke, And all ys graunted from the roieal honcle. HAROLDE. Lette notte thie agreine blyn, nc aledge stonde; Bee I toe wepe, I wepe in teres of gore: Am I bctrassccl, syke shulde mie burlie brondt-Depeyncte the wronges on hym from whom I boir GODDWYN. I ken thie spryte fid M ellc; gentle thou art, Stringc, ugsomme. vou, as sniftliyngearmyes seeme: Yett efte, I feare, thie chefes toe grete a parte, ...
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  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 172g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236859642
  • 9781236859648