The Parlament Of Foules

by Geoffrey Chaucer

General Books LLC | May 20, 2014 | Trade Paperback

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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. 1877 edition. Excerpt: ...I haue formyd, as ye may wel se, In euery part as it best likyth me,--It nedith not his shap _yow to deuyse,--He shal ferst chese and spekyn in his gyse. 379. ihe viker of vicarye o. 387. thurh thorw. 380. and before moyst, not in any MS. 3S8. chese cheese. 3S4. youre before eseyore. 389. with youre. 385. spede speede. 394. aboueyow in abouya euery. 386. Valentines Volantynys. 399. chese schese. LVIIT. "And aftyr hym by ordre shul ye chese, 400 Aftyr youre kynde, eueriche as yow lykyth, And as youre hap is shul ye wynne or lese; But which of _yow that loue most entrikyth God synde hym hire that sorest for hym sykyth:"--And therwithal the tersel gan she calle 405 And seyde, "My sone, the choys is to the falle. LIX. "But, natheles, in this condicioun Mot be the choys of euerich that is here, That she agre to his eleccioun, What so he be, that shulde ben hire fere; 410 This is oure vsage alwey yer by yere, And who so may at this tyme haue his grace, In blisful tyme he cam into this place." LX. With hed enclyned and with humble chere This ryal tersel spak and tariede noht:--415 "Vnto my souereyn lady and not my fere I chese and ches, with wil and herte and thought, The formel on youre. hond, so wel ''mroug/it, Whos I am al, and euere wil hire serue, Do what hire list, to do me lyue or sterve. 420 400. ordre ordextt. 41u from beforeyer in the MS. 400. jtney. 411. by to. 401. yowye. 412. who ho. 404. sorest soryest. 414. chere cheere. 406. theyovr. 417. ehes shes. 408. here heere. 420. list lest. 410. ben be. 420. lyue leue. 410. /ere feere. LXI. "Besekynge hire of merci and of grace, As she that is my lady souereyne, Or let me deye present in this place; For, certis, longe I may nat lyue in payne, For in myn...

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Dimensions: 108 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 in

Published: May 20, 2014

Publisher: General Books LLC

Language: English

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ISBN - 13: 9781150189197

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The Parlament Of Foules

by Geoffrey Chaucer

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 108 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 in

Published: May 20, 2014

Publisher: General Books LLC

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1150189193

ISBN - 13: 9781150189197

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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. 1877 edition. Excerpt: ...I haue formyd, as ye may wel se, In euery part as it best likyth me,--It nedith not his shap _yow to deuyse,--He shal ferst chese and spekyn in his gyse. 379. ihe viker of vicarye o. 387. thurh thorw. 380. and before moyst, not in any MS. 3S8. chese cheese. 3S4. youre before eseyore. 389. with youre. 385. spede speede. 394. aboueyow in abouya euery. 386. Valentines Volantynys. 399. chese schese. LVIIT. "And aftyr hym by ordre shul ye chese, 400 Aftyr youre kynde, eueriche as yow lykyth, And as youre hap is shul ye wynne or lese; But which of _yow that loue most entrikyth God synde hym hire that sorest for hym sykyth:"--And therwithal the tersel gan she calle 405 And seyde, "My sone, the choys is to the falle. LIX. "But, natheles, in this condicioun Mot be the choys of euerich that is here, That she agre to his eleccioun, What so he be, that shulde ben hire fere; 410 This is oure vsage alwey yer by yere, And who so may at this tyme haue his grace, In blisful tyme he cam into this place." LX. With hed enclyned and with humble chere This ryal tersel spak and tariede noht:--415 "Vnto my souereyn lady and not my fere I chese and ches, with wil and herte and thought, The formel on youre. hond, so wel ''mroug/it, Whos I am al, and euere wil hire serue, Do what hire list, to do me lyue or sterve. 420 400. ordre ordextt. 41u from beforeyer in the MS. 400. jtney. 411. by to. 401. yowye. 412. who ho. 404. sorest soryest. 414. chere cheere. 406. theyovr. 417. ehes shes. 408. here heere. 420. list lest. 410. ben be. 420. lyue leue. 410. /ere feere. LXI. "Besekynge hire of merci and of grace, As she that is my lady souereyne, Or let me deye present in this place; For, certis, longe I may nat lyue in payne, For in myn...
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