The Works of Thomas Chatterton Volume 2

The Works of Thomas Chatterton Volume 2

By (author) 

List price: US$21.22

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

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, ...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 172g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236859642
  • 9781236859648