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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
page 110

Till 11 MM AM IS Ctl i -. 10* For thin they'd fun liave hung me, so I fled To Calais in n little Ixirk, and thence TramjK d on until at Cadiz 1 arrived, And put to sea in that same hapless frigate Sci/cd hy this (pointing t • lb 11 XMAN) Jew-like trafficker in men. TLSIMAX. Cobble ho would the shoo political, The corporato Stato-cobblcrs then seized him.— There's nought but cobbling 'mongst you Christian dogs; And what all cobble at, )ou call a State. M.I.AV (to the TllIKIi PIIISOSCR). And thou ? THIRD PRISOXTR. I am a man experienced much In tapestry and divers rarities. 'Twos said that in tlio Egyptian pyramids (This earnestly 1 beg you'll not reveal !) A picco of Jacob's famous ladder, might He seen worked up in some material rare ; And thither I was going (for no exjwnso I grntlgo that takes mo to tho beautiful !)— 1 w ished also to measure by initio own ears Whither tlio ancient Sphinx (as privately Was told me, and I beg you'll keep it dark) Uns veritably ears so long that they Aro longer still than mine. And finally. The mummies of old Pharaohs I would see, Which still must much of their old savour reek. (

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