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.11

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.11
page 213



preffed or violated by him, and that his vain boat-ings might be annihilated. / ^ Many afFe&ionate expreffions were contained in thefe letters, fuch as kings and confins are accuf- , joined to write to each other in cafes of neceffity. Thofe who brought them were men of rank and underftanding, and acquitted themfelves fo well, that king Charles was much inclined to their requeft $ and the propofitions from king Richard for the marriage of his daughter ^ profpered the tnore, and were fooner agreed to, than if this in-telligence from Hungary had not arrived in France* for, as king of France and eldeft fon of the church, he was vervdefirous of providing a remedy for the evils that tweatened it. The fubjeft of thefe letters was (bon made pub-lic, both at home and abroad, to. move the hearts of gentlemen, knights and fquires, who were dc-firous to travel in fearch of glory. • ' , At^the time this news came to Paris, there were with the king the duke and duchefs of Burgundy, their eldeft fon, John of Burgundy count de Ne-vers, who was not then a knight, fir Guy and fir William de h. Trimouille, fir John de Vienne, ad-miral of France, with other great barons. It was propofed, therefore, at the hôtel of the duke of Burgundy, who was eager to fend afliftance to Hungary, that his fon, the count de Ne vers, fhould undertake an expedition thither, as com-mander in chief of the French and other chi-valry. John of Burgundy was a courteous and amiable youth «05


  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