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.12

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.12
page 37



but folely by tîîatof others ; and the honk"of Beau* champ, of which the earl of Warwick was thé head, never imagined treafon againft the crown of England. The earl of Warwick was, therefore, through pity, refpited from death, but baniihed to the ifle of Wight, -which is a dependancy on England. He was told,—f Earl of Warwick, this fcntence is very favourable, for you have defcrved to die as much as the earl of Arundel, but the handfome fervices you have done in times paft, to king Edward of happy memory, and the prince of Wales his fon, as well on this as on the other fide of the fea, have fecured your life ; but it is ordered that you banifh * yourfelf to the ifle of Wight, taking with you a fufficiency of wealth to fupport your ftate as long as you fhall live, and that you never quit the ifland.' The earl of Warwick was not difpleafed. with this fentence, fince his life was^fpared, and, having thanked the king and council for their lenity, made no delay in his preparations to furrender himfelf in the ifle of Wight on the appointed day, which he did with part of his houfehold. The ifle of Wight is fituated oppofite the coaft of Normandy, and has fpace enough for the refldence of a great lord, but he muft provide himfelf with all that he may want from the circumjacent countries, or he will be badly fupplied with' provifîon and other things. " ' " Thus were affairs carried on in England, and daily going from bad to worfe, as you will firid it -related. %Wheii the dukes* 6f Lahcafter 'and* • York 80 -


  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