Matthew Paris's English History (volume 2); From The Year 1235 To 1273

Paperback | January 10, 2012

byMatthew Paris

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1853. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... A.D. 1247.] RETURN OF EARL RICHARD. 243 seen firmly impressed on your mind?" To which he replied, "Yes, my lord; for they are worthy of being retained; the proceedings of this day are indeed glorious." And he added, "I certify as a fact that the Lord, as an earnest of more abundant kindness, and of future good works, has, in his favour, deigned to work a miracle this day. This happened early in the morning, and I wish you joy in this matter. I therefore beseech and order you to write a plain and full account of all these proceedings, and insert them in indelible characters in a book, that the recollection of them may not in any way be lost to posterity at any future ages." The king then invited the person with whom he spoke to breakfast, together with three of his companions. And on the same day also, he ordered all the monks who had come thither to be richly entertained in the refectory, at his own expense, with the brethren of the convent of Westminster and some others. Consecration of Sylvester, bishop of Carlisle. In this year Sylvester, bishop elect of Carlisle, was consecrated as bishop on St. Agatha's day. On St. Edward's day the earl of Leicester arrived from the continent, whither he had gone on secret business of the king's. Ambassadors sent by the king of England to Brabant. About this time, the abbat of Westminster and John Maunsell, provost of Beverley, were sent to the continent on the same or other secret business of the king's; but, as there was reason to conjecture, on matters connected with the marriage talked of between his son and heir Edward, and the daughter of the duke of Brabant, which was not yet brought to a final arrangement. The return of Earl Richard from the continent. On the day of the apostles Simon and Jude, Earl Richard returned...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1853. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... A.D. 1247.] RETURN OF EARL RICHARD. 243 seen firmly impressed on your mind?" To which he replied, "Yes, my lord; for they are worthy ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.42 inPublished:January 10, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217233244

ISBN - 13:9780217233248

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