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 259



This expedition ended, however, as "the duke of Brittany had foretold ; and I will relate what occafioned its being broken off. About Candle-mas, intelligence was brought to the king • and his council, which they had not thought of. nor fore-feen. Part of the king of ^England's cabinet-council were fent in handfome ft ate to wait on the king of Franc? at Paris. At the head of this le-gation were, fir Thomas Percy, fir Lewis Clifford, fir Robert Bricquet and other knights, whofe names 1 never heard. I he arrival of thefe knights at Paris was a great furprife though the king had been informed of their coming ; for the king of England had written to him, to fay he (hould in a few days fend fome of his council to Paris, if he would be there. The king of France was very anxious to learn why thefe ambaffadors had been fent in fuch hafte, and what they had to propofe. The Engiifh knights difmounted at the fign of the Château de Feftu, in the ftreet of la Croix du Tiroir, where they had fixed their lodgings. The king of France was at the^Louvre, and the duke of Touraine with him : his three unclçs, and the conftable of France, were likewife at their dif-ferent hôtels in Paris. The Englifli arrived at %Paris in the afternoon, and ftaid .the remainder of that day and the night at their inn : on the mor-row, about nine o'clock, they mounted their horfes, which were handfomely decorated, and went in ftate to the Louvre, where the king was 'waiting for them. He was attended by his bro-ther, his uncles,1 the count de St. Pol, the# lord - de 850


  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