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book of the duke of true lovers.

Christine de Pisan

book of the duke of true lovers.

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Published by Cooper Square Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Love poetry, French -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Le livre du duc des vrais amants.

    Other titlesDuke of true lovers.
    StatementNow first translated from the Middle French of Christine de Pisan, with an introd., by Alice Kemp-Welch. The ballads rendered into the original metres by Laurence Binyon & Eric R. D. Maclagan.
    SeriesThe Medieval library
    ContributionsKemp-Welch, Alice, ed. and tr., Binyon, Laurence, 1869-1943., Maclagan, Eric Robert Dalrymple, 1879-1951.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ1575 .B6 1966
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 137 p.
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5992172M
    LC Control Number66023313

    Greatly did this delight me, as you who hear tell of it can well believe. And my cousin, without long waiting, found his challenge taken up by a knight who touched his shield with the point of his lance, and he avoided it not, so that if it should chance unto him to be overthrown in the encounter, then must his blood be spilt. And these gave us welcome with gracious bearing. And at the end of the game the master and lord entered the chamber. And truly did I rejoice at this. Then, without ado, we entered on a path the which I had ofttimes followed, but not far had we gone when a wide beaten track led us whither I knew there were many rabbits.

    To this end I resorted thither where I might choose a lady whom I might serve, but ne'er- theless I was longwhile without one, for, on my soul, I had not the understanding to make choice, and although I had enough of leisure, I ne'ertheless understood not how to discover the way to this. And if God guides me in this, verily shall I find out the way to accomplish this. And I hope and believe that in all respects they were well served at the supper with meats and with wine. It was on one of such occasions—the memorable and decisive battle of Agincourt —that the Duke was made prisoner, and taken to London, where he died in captivity, and Marie, his Duchess, was left to mourn, and this time in real sorrow. That's what he used to feed his family.

    What say you to this? Benevides confirms it all, to the extent that he knows personally. Intently did I observe her, and right well did I contemplate her beauty, since she seemed to me to be more distinguished, and to have much more of grace and sweetness, than I had ever before observed. Farewell, soft look that through me sped, Farewell, more fair than Helen queen, Farewell, body and sweet soul wed, Farewell, thou most gracious demesne, Farewell, pole-star, joyous and keen, Farewell, fountain of valour rare, Farewell, yet not farewell, O white and fair! Here this MS. So I much changed my ways, and now all my endeavour was to think, and to say, and to do, that which was in every way pleasing and gracious, and on no account to do aught that was discourteous.


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