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 262



. The propofals fir Thomas Peréy had brought from England were exceedingly agreeable tô the king of France, to his uncle the duke of Burgundy, and to other* ôf his council; but not to all, efpe-cially to thofe who were interefled concerning the pope of AVignoH. . They forefatv, that if négoc-iations were once begun between the two crowns^ it would require a long time to bring them to ft conclufion, and thus retard ' the expedition that was intended agsfinft Rome, to reduce pope Boni-face and his cardinals to the obedience of pope Clement, • The objeft of peace, however, was fo welcome to all parts of Chtfftendom, and would be of fuch advantage to evety country that no one dared to fay any thing againft it. Befides, the duke of Burgundy and his council and the duke of Bourbon were unanimous ih their opinion with the king. The king of France fhetved much attention to fir Thomas Pètcy and his Companions ; but there tvas one knight among them called fir Robert Bricquet, whom he did not fee with pleafure, for he was a Frenchman, had /always been of the party of England or Navarre, and was now a knight of the king of England's chamber. The king prudently difTembled his thoughts; but, when he converfed with them, he always addrefled fiimlelJP to "fir Thomas Percy, fir Lewis Cifford, or to fir John Clanvow. The king faid,—4 We ihall be happy to fee a folîd peace eftablHhed be-tween our adverfary of England and ufe, for the war and quarrel has lafted too long a time ; and / , " ^ I will) «53


  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