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 250



s «41 camp, and remained more than two hou» no« ticîng the manner and form of it.- They profi^l much their fubtiety in finking wells for frefli, water, spd, having for fome time viewed the gal-leys under fail, they returned to vifit their friends in the town of Africa. Others . went to their quarters, and rejoiced greatly that the Chrif-tians had not dared to remain longer. They held their power very cheap, and faid, they fhould no longer fear, as they had done, the French er Ge-noefe, They fpoke truly, as I fhall explain. When this fiege was raifed* the Saracens grew proud on the oecafion, for they law the Genoefe had exerted themfelves to their utmoft power t# annoy them : this expedition could not haye been undertaken without an enormous expenfe^ and they hadnçt gained any thing. But they did not know the great ioffes the Chriftians had fuffered until that day, and I will tell yon by what accident it happened. Intheeampof the Chriftians wasfeund, lying on the ground, a Genoefe varlet, who was too ill with a fever to be removed when tip failor* fought for their men to embark on board the barges. The Saracens were delighted on finding this man, and ordered m harm to be done him* They carried him to the principal commanders of their army, and told them where they had fpund him* An interpreter was lent for to examine him} but at firft be would not make any anfwerç, confin-ing himfelf as a dead man, and defiring they would put him out of his pain* VOL* X. 1 The


  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