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.10

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.10
page 181



nauton de Sainte Colombe, Ernauton de Roftent, John de Morfen, Peter d'Anchin, Remonnet de Copane, with other gafcon and béarnois men at arms of the Englifh party, and entice them by fair fpeeches to enter Auvergne for the fake of plunder, and then to advance to la Roche de Vandais, fome morning or evening, and capture the knights and fquires before it, which would bring them more than one hundred thoufand francs for their ranfoms, without counting fmaller articles of pillage. He explained his whole plan to his uncle, Guyot du Sel, and afked his opinion. He replied, that he very much approved of it, for that he faw no other means of being delivered from the French. c Well, uncle/ faid Aymerigot, € fince you approve, I will undertake it ; but I muft beg one thing.of you before I fet out.' 4 What is that?* replied Guyot. * It is, that during my abfence. you never fally out of the caftle, nor open the barriers, whatever (kirmifhes the French may make, for you may lofe more than you can gain/ 'f I will take care not to do it/ anfwered Guyot : c we will remain {hut up here, until your return or until we hear fome news of you/ 4 In-deed, my good uncle, I beg it of you, for we cannot vex them more than by keeping withih our walls: as for their attacks and {kirmifhes, we do not value them/ Within three days after, Aymerigot left the caftle attended only by a page, and began his journey 172


  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