Certain Tragical Discourses Of Bandello Volume 2

Paperback | July 9, 2012

byMatteo Bandello

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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. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...preservinge of that whyche yet remeines, and to prevent the malice of future tyme. Wherefore, accordyng to the credit and resolved truste reaposed in us by your late father (the verye remembrance of whome restores us to a speciall care and zeale of your honor and well doinge) we wishe you to convert this ydle and desolate order of living into a disposicion and de-sier of honest mariage; whereby you shall not only deceive th' exspectacion of the bad sorte, devyninge already of your destruction, but eschewc the sentence of ordinary mischiefe, appoynted to fall uppon suche as, wallowing in sensuall pleasures, regardc not the honor and estimacion of their liousc, and whiche appcares even readie to thondcr upon you, if you dispatche not your selfe of the principall cause of this great and ymynente misfortune. Wherin for a de-claracion of the special care we have of you, we presente you heare wyth a franke offer of our traveile, diligence, DISCOURSE and councel, to be ready at all tymes to assiste you in x the choice of her whom God shall enjoyne you to make the lawfull companion of your bedd.' The younge man, understanding sufficiently their intent, cutt of their further discourse wyth hys promise, not onelye to make spedie exchaunge of his former trade, but also commit hym selfe whollie to their discrecion and wysedomes; wyth resolucion to be ready to enter into mariage with such one as they judged of equalytie, and every way convenient for his condicion and calling. Wherin there was such expe-dicion of diligence used by his frendes, that, wythin a space of two or thre monethes, he was maried no lesse richely then honorablie, and to a bewtie sufficient to content a reasonable man. Whereof, if any rejoyced wyth good cause, I thinke it was poore...

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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. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...preservinge of that whyche yet remeines, and to prevent the malice of future tyme. Wherefore, accordyng to the credit a...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:114 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.24 inPublished:July 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:021769568X

ISBN - 13:9780217695688

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