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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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o question more, my Aclallert ! Why thus ast thou from mo ami M»lay, with design, Concealed tho station and the parentage Of thy dear lost one ? ADALBERT. Father ! oh, because— But why conceal it from you ?- Until now Mcro weakness closed my lips, lest I should cast A slur upon tho ashes of my lore. Sho was what jieoplo call the bastard child Of a high lord so said report—tho fruit Of iutercourso unlawful. Fui 1.1 P. What then was Her father's name? ADALBERT. I never learnt from her What namo lie bore ; but sho herself was called Agnes of Clairmont— PHILIP. Clairmont ? Was her home Not in tho Faubourg Marceau ? ApALtU'HT. There sho dwelt, And with her lived her aunt, named Percival. (Ationùhcd.) But what ails yon, my Father ? PHILIP (AtiJe). Tcrrib Tho light dawns on me. (Alotul.) Thou didst namo but The Abbess of St. Clare. Hast never seen her? ADALBERT. Once only can I call to mind I saw her, Twas when a novico took tho veil ; a being Majcstirnl and lofty she did seem. Soft dignity appeared to mo to shine Till. TIVI'UU IX CÏPRC».

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