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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 9

G THE TIMPLARS IX CTPRCS. [ACT I. Tread lightly o'er tho flowcr-cnamellcd ways, Plantains and palms to cool thy path competing. Oh, cnm'st thou soon !—Tho Master I will move With prayers, who also won tho Crown of IJOVO !— [She kneel* in the backfjroutul before the statue of the risen l'rince of Victory. [CLACS, tcith his wife AXNK, and other me-dia n ics a ml la bourcrs ca rrying va rious tools come forward. CLACS. Comrades, fall to ! 'Tis morning bright ! For shame, Sluggards ! Behold tho Knights already wend Home from God's servico ! Quick, fall to ! Wo've now But seven weeks to St. John, and for that feast Must bo complcto tho Sacristy. So wills Great Molay, who knows work, and to reward it ! ALL. Long livo he ! [They mount the scaffolding and set to work with alacrity. CLACS. Xow, bestir ! Anne, bring the mortar ! ANXE. There 'tis. CLACS. How long I havo carved this capital's Embellishment, yet como not near tho end ! Ax APPRENTICE. What then—one capital ? CLACS. Thou'd'st call it one. APPRENTICE. Were it indeed the domo itself !

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