Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur Volume 1

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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. 1817 Excerpt: ...Capttulum biiU Now leue we kynge Arthur and his noble knyghtes whiche had wonne the felde, and had brought theyre prysoners to parys, and speke we of a senatour whiche escaped fro the bataille, and came to Lucius themperour 8c sayd to hym, Syre emperour I aduyse the for to withdrawe the, what dost thow here,...
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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. 1817 Excerpt: ...Capttulum biiU Now leue we kynge Arthur and his noble knyghtes whiche had wonne the felde, and had brought theyre prysoners to parys, and speke we of a senatour whiche escaped fro the bataille, and came to Lucius themperour 8c sayd to hym, Syre emperour I aduyse the for to withdrawe the, what dost thow here, thow shalt wynne noo thynge in these marches but grete strokes oute of al mesure. For this day one of Arthurs knyghtes was worth in the batayll an honderd of ours. Fy on the sayd Lucius thow spekest cowardly, for thy wordes greue me more than alle the losses that I had this day, and anone he sende forth a kynge whiche hyghte syr leomye with a grete armye, and badde hym hye hym fast to fore, and he wold folowe hastely after, kynge Arthur was warned pryuely, & sente his peple to Sessoyne, and toke vp the townes & castels fro the Romayns. Thenne the kyng commaunded syr Cador to take the rere ward, & to take with hym certayne knyghtes of the round table, and syre Launcelot, syre Bors, syr kay, syre Marrok with syre Marhaus shalle awayte on our persone. Thus the kynge Arthur disperplyd his hoost in dyuerse partyes, to thende that his enemyes shold not escape. Whanne the Emperour was entryd in to the vale of Sessoyne, he myghte see where kynge Arthur was enbatailled and his baner dysplayed, and he was bysette round aboute with his enemyes, that nedes he must fyghte or yelde hym, for he myght not flee. But sayd openly vnto the Romayns, syrs I admoneste you that this day ye fyghte and acquyte yow as men, and remembre how Rome domyneth and is chyef and hede ouer alle the erthe and vnyuersal world, and suffre not these bretons thys day to abyde ageynste vs, & ther with he dyd commaunde hys tröpettes to blowe the blody sownes in suche wyse tha...
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  • ISBN-13: 9781150401053
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 5/28/2012
  • Pages: 168
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.36 (d)

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