The Buik of the Croniclis of Scotland: Or, A Metrical Version of the History of Hector Boece, Issue 3 (Google eBook)

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Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts, 1858 - Poetry of places
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Page 415 - Without that he richt sone with luifls dart War woundit soir at the ruitis of his hart. This ilk lady, than saikles of all blame, Than quhen scho hard of this ilk Douglas fame, Of him that tyme scho had so grit desyre, That in hir breist the heit of luifis fyre Ay moir and moir bownit with sic ane blast, With sic desyre, that scho micht nocht tak rest. The king hir father, quhilk that knew full weill All hir...
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Page 554 - With 1 equall nummer wnder speir and scheild, Met with the Persie than and gaif him feild; And in that battell so baldlie tha baid, On euerie syde quhill greit slauchter wes maid. The Scottismen so worthie war and wycht...

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