Help us create a biggest collection of medieval chronicles and manuscripts on line.
#   A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z 
Medieval chronicles, historical sources, history of middle ages, texts and studies

SIR JOHN FROISSART Chronicles of England, France, Spain and the adjoining countries from the latter part of the reign of Edward II to the coronation of Henry IV. Vol.4

DOWNLOAD THE FULL BOOK

DOWNLOAD THE ONLY FULL EDITIONS of

Sir John Froissart's Chronicles of England, France, Spain and the Ajoining Countries from the latter part of the reign of Edward II to the coronation of Henry IV in 12 volumes 

Chronicles of Enguerrand De Monstrelet (Sir John Froissart's Chronicles continuation) in 13 volumes 

 
 
 
  Previousall pages

Next  

SIR JOHN FROISSART
Chronicles of England, France, Spain and the adjoining countries from the latter part of the reign of Edward II to the coronation of Henry IV. Vol.4
page 253



%îthin reach of ît| for he was a FTROAG * and Inêf knight, well made in all his limbs : but he him-felf received fuch a blow on his câfque that he reeled, and would have fallen to the ground had he not been fupported by his fqiiire. • He fuffeifed from this blow as long as he lived. ' ' • Several knights and fquires of the Englifh WERE greatly furprifed that the arms on the lord du Chin's banners were precisely the fame as thole of the lord de Coucy* and faid* ( How is this ? has the lord de Coucy fent any of his men hither? he ought to be one of our friends/ ' The battle was very mortal 1 for in the end althoft all. the Englifh were killed or made prifoners, few efoaping. The lord de Bourfiers took two brothers erf the name of Pembroke ; one a knight, the other a fquire. Sir John de Beuil took two others, with whom, they retreated into Ribettlont. The Englifh army marched bj, btit made no aflault -, for they thought it Would be lôfing,time. Qrders were given to do. no damage, by burning* or otherwife, to the lands of the lord de Coucy* who was at the time in Lombardy, and interfered aot with the wars in France. The Englifh fixed their quarters in the valleys below Laon and lower down than Bruyères* and Çrecyt* whence they did much mifchief to the Laoanois* But before this, the king of France • Bruyère?»—a town in Picardy, dlocefe of Laoo. t Crecy fur Serre,—a town in Picardy, three leagues from Laon. VOL. IV. R had 241


  Previous First Next  
 
 
 
 
 

"Medievalist" is an educational project designed as a digital collection of chronicles, documents and studies related to the middle age history. All materials from this site are permitted for non commersial use unless otherwise indicated. If you reduplicate documents from here you have to indicate "Medievalist" as a source and place link to us.
 
              Яндекс.Метрика