Morte Arthure; Or the Death of Arthur

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General Books, May 15, 2012 - 86 pages
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1865 Excerpt: ...3469 A renke in a rownde cloke, with righte rownwBe clothes, With hatte, and with heyghe schone homely and rownde; With flatte ferthynges the freke was floreschede alle ouer, Manye schredys and schragges at his skyrttes hywnges, With scrippe, ande with slawyne, and skalopis i-newe, Both pyke and palme, alls pilgram hym scholde. 3475 The gome graythely hym grette, and bade gode morwene; The kyng lordelye hym selfe, of langage of Eome, Of Latyne corroumppede alle, fulle louely hym menys, --"Whedire wilnez thowe, wye, walkande thyne onwe 1 Qwhylles this werlde es o werre, a wawhte I it holde; Here es ane enmye with oste, vndire jone vynes; And they see the, for-sothe, sorowe the be-tyddes; Bot jif thow hafe condethe of the kynge selfene, 3483 HE DISCLOSES HIMSELF AS S1U CKADOK. 103 Knaues wills kille the, and keppe at thow haues; and teile him the x dangers of the And if thou halde t7ie hey waye, they hente the also, "" -Bot if thow hastyly hafe helpe of his hende knyghttes." Thane karpes s -Cradoke to the kynge selfene, 3487 "I salle for-gyffe hym my dede, so me Gode helpe! The stranger eaye that he fears Onye gromo vndire Gode, that one this grownde Walkes! n danger . Latte the keneste come, that to the kyng langes, I salle encouretire hyme as knyghte, so Criste hate my sawle! 3491 ffor thow may noghte reche me, ne areste thy selfene, Joffe thou be richely arayede in fulle riche wedys; I wille noghte wonde for no werre, to wende whare me likes, 3494 Ne for no wy of this werlde, 7iat wroghte es one erthe! Bot I wille passe in pilgremage this pas vn-to Eome, He is bound in r. pilgrimage to o purchese me pardonwe of the pape selfene; Kouw And of paynes of purgatorie be plenerly assoyllede; Thane salle I seke s...

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