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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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SC. II.] THC TtVtlAk* IX Cl PKI•». I have not half regarded yon You are A gallant youth. Your father'« eye*—hi« hair Of gold Yet he wan knit more oioJtjy You Some day, if my belief deceive* mo i.ot, .Might ri»e to something great. FIUXK. Yonr great soul aces Me in tho reflex light of it* own greatness— MOUT. Ah ! uporv Pino phrase*, child ' For no delight Take 1 in greatness.—It is but to clash And struggle for precedence, and nsurp, At lust, tho placo that other men desire. Are yon yet bearded ? Ha, short stubble only ! Yet, were you with tho ladies cock o' tho walk ?— FRANK. • At any rate, tho Countess of l'rovcnco Has often given mo vouchors of her favour. MOLAT. For shame ! Who asked for names ? Have you pcrclianco Already tried your skill in feats of arms !" F'IUNK. • At tho Burgundian Court, from whence I come, 1'vo broken many a lanco not without fame ; Tho Duko himself I hoisted from his saddle. MOLAT. Your lords oft sit not tight !—Go on. Did you By chance learn there somo other things besides ? FRANK. The seven free arts and sciences at Rhcims I studied in tho high school ; and although Nino times I thero disputed, Fortune stood My friend in these encounters also.

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