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FRIEDERICH WERNER The Templars in Cyprus


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 

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The Templars in Cyprus
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:52 THE TEMPLARS IX CYPRUS. Tho way to him more easily by far, Than, when onco found, you can go back from him. FRANK. You speak in riddles. PHILIP. You're a walking riddle ! For by your pointed shoes with bells, forsooth ! And by your jingling doublet, who could tell If you a sexton or a court-fool were ! FRANK. You aro a jester !—Show me to tho Master. PHILIP. Look straight before you—past tho Crucifix— Along tho wall—there through tho trellis-door A pigeon-house—you leave it on the left. Now comes a brook—is't not so ? A grey man Is standing by it with a stable-bucket— Now ho draws water—that's the Master Molay ! FRAXK. That small thin man, who wears a trooper's jacket, And like a groom a bucket holds ? You jest ! PHILIP. Yon mannikin, tho man whom you call small Is such a man that spite his sixty years A dozen such light, child-men ho could bear To our dear Lady of the Mount, pick-back, As lightly as he now fate's mill-stone bears. FRANK. Yet say why the Grand Master of the Order Does servant's work ? PniLiP. Nay, rather tell me why You plant the cabbage by another hand,

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