Browse Items (524 total)

They were wroght in Westwale [1511]

When he werid in Spayne [1769]

When I werreyde in Spayne [437]

In Haythynnes and in Spayne [21]

In France ne in Scotlande [14]

than alle the golde in the Ryn [542]

And went to the Holy Land [1911]

He was in the Haly Lande [117]

Fra heuen in-till helle [1212]

Graunt vs all in Heuen to be [1918]

Heuen be his mede [1912]

The Duk suerres by Heuen [1293]

Fra heuen in-till helle [1212]

Graunte tham heuen for to see [2]

In Haythynnes and in Spayne [21]

Fra Flaundres vn-to Granade [131]

Made in Yngland ne in France [1826]

In France and in Bretayne [22]

In France ne in Scotlande [14]

Of Florence ful bright [1624]

Fra Flaundres vn-to Granade [131]

Made in Yngland ne in France [1826]

All Ynglandes here [583]

Owt of Cyprese was it sent [667]

In France and in Bretayne [22]

Thee shall rescue no renk ne riches in erthe! [4229]

In the wardrope at Walingford was wont to be keeped [4217]

With ringes and relickes and the regale of Fraunce [4207]

My wardrope at Walingford I wot is destroyed [4203]

Of all that Alexander ought whiles he in erthe lenged! [4160]

Yif him be destained to die today on this erthe [4153]

We shall be heved unto heven ere we be half cold! [4091]

Yif us be destained to die today on this erthe [4090]

And turnes in by the Trentis the traitour to seek [4056]

Kaires into Cornwall with care at his herte; [4054]

Then drawes he to Dorset and dreches no lenger [4052]

In citee ne in suburb set upon erthe [4043]

And that the body be baumed and on erthe holden [4020]

The way unto Winchester they went at the gainest [4011]

Ne yet with gerefaucon rejoice me in erthe [4004]

The noblest of Norway [3935]

Sho kaires to Caerlion and caught her a veil [3916]

Toward Chester in a charre they chese her the wayes [3914]

Then sho yermes and yeyes at York in her chamber [3911]

Ayer into Ireland [3909]

And wrote unto Waynor how the world changed [3904]

Then kaires he to Cornwall [3897]

And the hendest in hall under heven-rich [3879]

Of Glamour [3862]

Of Glamour [3862]

Fro Gower to Gernesay [3861]

Fro Gower to Gernesay [3861]

And hurtes of the hardiest that on the erthe lenges [3830]

Fell never fey man such fortune in erthe! [3828]

But Satanase his soul mowe sink into Hell! [3812]

Soupe with our Saviour solemnly in heven [3805]

And leders of Lettow with legions ynow [3784]

The doughtiest of Danemark undone are forever! [3752]

Bes not abaist of their boste [3737]

Archers of England full egerly shootes [3685]

Of Arthur the avenaunt [3651]

Ferkes even into Flandresh with his fers knightes [3597]

Ayers through Almaine even at the gainest [3596]

Lights not in Lumbardy but when the light failed [3594]

Turnes through Tuskane [3593]

Receive the rentes of Rome when they are reckoned [3587]

And tenderly to Tuskane take tent als I bid; [3586]

Lookes into Lumbardy that there no lede change [3585]

For-thy to Bretain the Brode buske us behooves [3579]

At Southampton on the se is seven score shippes [3546]

Of Ireland and Argyle [3534]

Soveraignes of Surgenale and soudeours many [3532]

How fares it in Bretain with all my bold bernes? [3519]

Keeper of Caerlion [3512]

Hostayand in this Orient with awful knightes [3502]

and of the paines of Purgatory [3498]

But I will pass in pilgrimage this pas to Rome [3496]

Ne for no wye of this world that wrought is on erthe! [3495]

Ne for no wye of this world that wrought is on erthe! [3495]

Whiles this world is o war [3480]

Raikand to Rome-ward the rediest wayes [3469]

With perry of the Orient and precious stones [3461]

For the doughtiest that ever was dwelland in erthe [3443]

Als ninde of the noblest named in erthe [3439]

And senn in Jerusalem much joy happen [3433]

He shall of Lorraine be lord by leve of his fader [3432]

Shall Karolus be called [3423]

Golias the grete gome [3419]

That in Jerusalem host full much joy limped [3415]

That was conquerours kidd and crowned in erthe [3407]

That thou fremedly in Fraunce has fey beleved. [3405]

Found abbeyes in Fraunce [3403]

Rest [3373]

Ne none apparel so proud but paradise one. [3365]

Was no pomerie so pight of princes in erthe [3364]

In sign that I soothly was soveraign in erthe [3357]

Enameld with azure [3355]

Before all the cheftaines chosen in this erthe [3348]

Of all the valiant men that ever was in erthe [3341]

as two of the chefest chosen in erthe [3327]

one of the doughtiest that dwelled in erthe; [3321]

I was in Surry a Sire and set by mine one [3312]

The merriest of middle-erthe that men might behold. [3239]

With the rentes of Rome [3215]

Now we may revel and rest [3207]

And thus the hostage of Rome with Arthur is leved [3205]

Was never merrier men made on this erthe! [3175]

Was never merrier men made on this erthe! [3175]

In the Vertenonne vale the vines i-monges; [3169]

Toward Viterbo this valiant aveeres the reines; [3164]

Fro Spain into Spruysland the word of him springes [3162]

Speedes them to Spolett with speres ynow! [3161]

Into Tuskane he turnes when thus wel timed [3150]

And he is comen to Combe and knew him as lord. [3149]

And ilk a yere for Milan a melion of gold [3144]

For Pise and for Pavy he proffers full large [3141]

For Pise and for Pavy he proffers full large [3141]

For Plesaunce [3140]

For Plesaunce [3140]

For Plesaunce [3140]

Now is the conquerour in Combe and his court holdes [3128]

They they kaire to Combe with kinges annointed [3110]

Lookand on Lumbardy and on loud meles: [3108]

Gos in by Goddard [3104]

And on Lammas day to Lucerne he wendes [3094]

Thus in Lorraine he lenges as lord in his owen [3092]

The duke to Dover is dight and all his dere knightes [3066]

I give thee in Hampton a hundreth pound large! [3031]

Lordes of Lorraine and Lumbardy bothen [2997]

The soveraign of Sessoine that salved was never [2907]

In the vale of Josephate [2876]

Was never such a jousting at journee in erthe [2875]

That ever any prince lede purveyed in erthe! [2832]

Then was loud upon loft Lorraine! ascried [2800]

For he had in Prussland much prise wonnen; [2788]

Was fostered in Famacoste; the fend was his fader; [2761]

And fremedly o Fraunce be flemed for ever! [2738]

That flowes out of Paradise when the flood rises [2706]

Bounes to his brode sheld and bowes to the erthe; [2696]

Greve you not [2686]

For all our worship [2685]

By all the welth of the world so wo was them never: [2684]

Ne thou bes never ransouned for riches in erthe! [2667]

Is none redier renkes regnand in erthe; [2665]

Of Sessoine and Suryland Sarazenes ynow; [2657]

Of Sessoine and Suryland Sarazenes ynow; [2657]

The garnison of Goddard gaylich arrayed [2655]

The doughtiest of Dolfinede and Dutch-men many [2653]

Than I of Provence were prince and of Paris rich! [2647]

Than I of Provence were prince and of Paris rich! [2647]

I held none my hip-height under heven rich; [2613]

Of Alexandere and Afrike and all tho out-landes [2607]

Of Alexandere and Afrike and all tho out-landes [2607]

He has been rebel to Rome and ridden their landes [2598]

In Rome there he regnes he is rich holden; [2597]

No surgeon in Salerne shall save thee the better [2587]

That solaces all sinful that sight has in erthe [2512]

With all the wisest men of the west marches [2496]

That is in Lorraine alosed as London is here [2418]

That is in Lorraine alosed as London is here [2418]

To the march of Meyes [2417]

Other Peter or Paul [2415]

Then will I by Lumbardy [2406]

That is Lorraine the lele [2397]

Lenges at Lusheburgh to lechen his knightes [2388]

Enteres to Almaine with hostes arrayed [2387]

Good Sir Cador at Came [2385]

Senn in Burgoine he badde to bury mo knightes [2383]

The corse of Kayous the keen at Came is beleved [2380]

He buries at Bayonne Sir Bedwere the rich; [2379]

When he had foughten in Fraunce and the feld wonnen [2375]

On the coste of Constantine by the clere strandes [2373]

We have foughten in Fraunce and us is foul happened [2365]

To brawl you for Bretain ne his brode landes [2362]

That Arthur in the Occident occupies at ones. [2360]

Of England [2359]

Of England [2359]

Now they raik to Rome the rediest wayes [2352]

Forthy shove they them to shew for skomfit of Rome. [2335]

We shall let for no lede that lives in erthe [2326]

So ye do my message menskfully at Rome [2322]

For His love that thee lente this lordship in erthe! [2319]

Two senatours we are [2314]

Closed in kestes clene unto Rome [2302]

That are of the Orient with honourable kinges. [2289]

Greet well my lady the queen [2189]

I had forgiven thee my dede [2184]

And fought with the frekkest that to Fraunce longes. [2164]

The part from Port Jaffe to Paradise gates! [2039]

The part from Port Jaffe to Paradise gates! [2039]

Ecroched all Cristendom by craftes of armes [2036]

And the renkes over-ran [2035]

Fro Viterbo to Venice these valiant knightes [2025]

Fro Viterbo to Venice these valiant knightes [2025]

Sithen into Sessoine he sought at the gainest [1977]

Or enter into Auguste aunters to seek [1967]

To seek into Sessoine with my seker knightes [1964]

There is none ischew of us on this erthe sprongen [1943]

And passes unto Paris with prisoners himselven [1888]

Thou weenes for thy wightness the world is thine own! [1806]

Cries [1791]

That eieres were of Essex and all those este marches [1740]

And let it never be reft us for Roman in erthe; [1733]

To Bretain the Brodder within ship-bordes [1699]

At the citee of Troy that time was enseged [1696]

That all the rich shall repent that to Rome longes [1679]

Of our rentes of Rome such revel he holdes [1667]

And outrayes the Emperour [1664]

That knowen is for conquerour [1654]

Here is the Close of Clime with cleves so high [1639]

That had perceived that Peter at Paris sholde leng [1631]

Trays toward Troys the tresoun to work [1629]

And in the Champain land full fair they escheved [1620]

Toward Chartres they chese [1619]

Prikes now privily to Paris the rich [1609]

Then Sir Arthur [1593]

Shall he never sound see his seinoures in Rome [1577]

I give thee for thy tithandes Toulouse the rich [1567]

Til their rentes in Rome be rightwisly knowen. [1554]

Of Perse and Port Jaffe paynimes ynow [1544]

Of Perse and Port Jaffe paynimes ynow [1544]

Of Perse and Port Jaffe full many pris knightes [1520]

Of Perse and Port Jaffe full many pris knightes [1520]

After my rentes in Rome may redyly further. [1509]

In Lorraine so lordly on lepand steedes. [1460]

All the realest renkes that to Rome longes [1410]

He was a paynim of Perse that thus him persewed [1377]

I had lever than all Fraunce [1344]

I shall nought leve in Paris [1340]

And senn ride in by Rhone that runnes so fair [1338]

And sithen seek in by Seine with solace thereafter [1336]

That occupies in errour the Empire of Rome [1308]

He drawes into douce Fraunce [1251]

Brinnes in Burgoine thy burges so rich [1241]

I witter thee the Emperour is enterd into Fraunce [1239]

Then blithely fro Barflete he buskes on the morn [1223]

That many Cristen has killed in Constantine landes; [1187]

Senn bere it to Barflete and brace it in iron
[1183]

But in the mountes of Araby I met such another; [1175]

Then the baleful birdes bounes to the erthe [1136]

Full egerly at Arthur and on the erthe hittes; [1125]

Than thou gave him Borgoine or Britain the More [1018]

Than thou gave him Borgoine or Britain the More [1018]

And sithen garnisht in Greece full graithely togeders; [1000]

he has a kirtle on [999]

Menskfully at Saint Michel [941]

The best that was in Basel [908]

In Saint Michel mount [899]

Than in Troy was [888]

Mo florines [886]

I had lever than all Fraunce this fifteen winter [873]

Comen of the richest that regnes in erthe; [866]

Fro Gene unto Gerone by Jesu of heven! [864]

Fro Gene unto Gerone by Jesu of heven! [864]

Fro Gene unto Gerone by Jesu of heven! [864]

Sho was the flowr of all Fraunce or of five rewmes [861]

Beside Reines as sho rode with her rich knightes [854]

In the countree of Constantine no kind has he leved [849]

A grete giaunt of Gene [844]

As he at Carlisle commaunded at Cristenmass himselven. [839]

And blithely at Barflete these bold are arrived [836]

The comly coste of Normandy they catchen full even [835]

Then come out of the Orient [774]

Sought toward Sandwich; sho sees him no more. [720]

That all this world winly wisse as Him likes [671]

That occupies mine heritage [643]

In the palais of York a parlement he holdes [636]

At Sandwich on the se [635]

Bides me at Barflete upon the blithe stremes [629]

And keepes me at Constantine [628]

In the countree of Coloine castelles enseges [623]

Drawes in by Danuby and dubbes his knightes [622]

All Westfale by war he winnes as him likes [621]

Even into Almaine [618]

At the citee of Rome assembled at ones. [609]

The lege-men of Lettow with legions ynow. [605]

Pulle and Prussland [604]

Pulle and Prussland [604]

The mightiest of Macedone [603]

Fro the citee of Rome sixty mile large. [601]

Craftyly at Cornett the kinges are arrived [600]

With all the reales of Rhodes arrayed with him one; [597]

They gadered over the Greekes Se with grevous wepens [594]

The sowdanes that were seker soudeours to Rome; [593]

To Garyere and to Galilee they gader all at ones [592]

To Garyere and to Galilee they gader all at ones [592]

Fro Nilus to Nazareth [591]

Fro Nilus to Nazareth [591]

Of Perse and of Pamphile and Preter John landes [588]

Of Perse and of Pamphile and Preter John landes [588]

Of Perse and of Pamphile and Preter John landes [588]

Bayous with their baronage bides no longer; [587]

Of Babylon and Baldake the burlich knightes [586]

Of Babylon and Baldake the burlich knightes [586]

The flowr of the fair folk of Amazonnes landes; [584]

They turn in by Thebay [583]

To Tartary and Turkey when tithinges is comen [582]

To Tartary and Turkey when tithinges is comen [582]

Of Crete and of Capados the honourable kinges [580]

Of Crete and of Capados the honourable kinges [580]

Of Damaske and Damiet [578]

Of Damaske and Damiet [578]

To Arraby and Egypt [576]

To Arraby and Egypt [576]

To Irritaine and Elamet [575]

To Irritaine and Elamet [575]

To Asia and to Afrike [574]

To Asia and to Afrike [574]

To Asia and to Afrike [574]

To Inde and to Ermonye [573]

To Inde and to Ermonye [573]

To Inde and to Ermonye [573]

Til Ambyganye and Orcage and Alisaundere eek [572]

Til Ambyganye and Orcage and Alisaundere eek [572]

Til Ambyganye and Orcage and Alisaundere eek [572]

Anon into the Orient with austeren knightes [571]

In at the portes of Pavia shall no prince pass [568]

There shall on Mount Bernard be belded another [566]

There shall upon Goddard a garret be rered [562]

Many giaunt of Gene [559]

Send frekly into Fraunce [556]

To hostay in Almaine with armed knightes; [555]

For yif he reche unto Rome [549]

Ne of welth of this world but worship alone. [541]

Of king or of conquerour crowned in erthe [535]

The knighliest creature in Cristdendom holden [534]

I wolde forsake all my suite of seignoury of Rome [527]

And ettles to be overling of the empire of Rome [520]

For reverence and realtee of Rome the noble; [512]

Yif he be rebel to Rome [510]

And seekes the saintes of Rome by assent of knightes; [503]

The Sononday in Sutere they sujourn their horses [500]

They turn through Tuskane with towres full high; [499]

And so into Lumbardy [498]

Gos by Mount Goddard full grevous wayes [497]

Til Aachen in Almaine [496]

Til Aachen in Almaine [496]

And through Flaunders they found [495]

And fled at the fore flood; in Flaunders they rowed [494]

the sound of the se and Sandwich belles [490]

To Catrik them conveyed and to Crist them bekenned. [482]

Kaires out of Carlisle [480]

Fro Carlisle to the coste there thy cogge lenges; [476]

I sholde never for Emperour that on erthe lenges [469]

The rent ne red gold that unto Rome longes [465]

Though Sir Lucius had laid thee the lordship of Rome [460]

Thou wendes by Watling Street and by no way elles; [450]

Seven days to Sandwich I set at the large; [447]

To sege the citee of Rome within seven winter [440]

I shall be founden in Fraunce [435]

And turn into Tuskane when me time thinkes [431]

In Lorraine ne in Lumbardy leve shall I nother [429]

In Lorraine ne in Lumbardy leve shall I nother [429]

To Miloine the marvelous and mine down the walles; [428]

By the river of Rhone hold my Round Table [424]

My wele and my worship of all this world rich [401]

To make route into Rome with riotous knightes. [379]

In Fraunce or in Frisland [367]

In Fraunce or in Frisland [367]

That occupies thine heritage [359]

In the Vale of Viterbo vitail my knights [353]

both of Petersand and of Pis and of the Pount Tremble; [352]

both of Petersand and of Pis and of the Pount Tremble; [352]

both of Petersand and of Pis and of the Pount Tremble; [352]

Merk unto Meloine and mine down the walles [351]

In Lorraine or Lumbardy whether me leve thinkes; [350]

In Lorraine or Lumbardy whether me leve thinkes; [350]

Of the wightest wyes in all yon West Landes! [336]

Of Wyghte and of Welshland and of the West Marches [334]

Of Wyghte and of Welshland and of the West Marches [334]

Of Wyghte and of Welshland and of the West Marches [334]

He was in Tuskane that time and took of our knightes [328]

As I past in pilgrimage by the Pount Tremble. [327]

That wrought me at Viterbo a vilany ones [326]

In West Wales [322]

For radness of no Roman that regnes in erthe [310]

Then the burlich berne of Bretain the Little [304]

I dare say for Scotland that we them scathe limped; [293]

That thus regnes at Rome [287]

That eier was of Yngland and emperour of Rome [283]

They covered the Capitol and cast down the walles [280]

I have title to take tribute of Rome; [275]

He asked me tyrauntly tribute of Rome [271]

Sir Owghtreth on tother side [234]

There ne is prelate ne pope ne prince in this erthe [229]

There regned never such realtee within Rome walles! [228]

For he was deemed the doughtiest that dwelled in erthe. [219]

For by the realtee of Rome [155]

Thou durst not for all Lumbardy look on him ones! [135]

We lenge with Sir Lucius [128]

The Romanes for radness rusht to the erthe [120]

In the regestre? of Rome [113]

For if thou flee into Fraunce or Frisland other [110]

For if thou flee into Fraunce or Frisland other [110]

Though thou for reddour of Rome run to the erthe! [109]

Brin Bretain the brode and britten thy knightes [106]

Why thou art rebel to Rome and rentes them with-holdes! [103]

In the kidd Capitoil before the king selven [96]

That thou be redy at Rome with all thy Round Table [93]

Sir Lucius Iberius [86]

So come in sodenly a senatour of Rome [80]

Made in mid-winter in tho West Marches! [77]

Then after at Carlisle a Christenmass he holdes [64]

That Caerlion was called [61]

In Glamorgan with glee there gladship was ever [59]

Sways into Swaldie with his snell houndes [57]

Sithen went into Wales with his wyes all [56]

In Bretain the brodder [55]

Fro Swynne unto Swetherwike [47]

Fro Swynne unto Swetherwike [47]

Denmark he dressed all by drede of himselven [46]

Of Almaine [45]

Of Almaine [45]

Of Navarre and Norway and Normandy eek [44]

Of Navarre and Norway and Normandy eek [44]

Of Navarre and Norway and Normandy eek [44]

Of Overgne and Anjou [42]

Of Overgne and Anjou [42]

Of Valence and Vienne [41]

Of Valence and Vienne [41]

Of Poitiers and Provence he was prince holden; [40]

Of Poitiers and Provence he was prince holden; [40]

Touraine and Toulouse with towres full high [39]

Touraine and Toulouse with towres full high [39]

Bayonne and Bourdeaux he belded full fair [38]

Bayonne and Bourdeaux he belded full fair [38]

Guienne and Gothland and Grace the rich [37]

Guienne and Gothland and Grace the rich [37]

Guienne and Gothland and Grace the rich [37]

Burgoigne and Brabaunt and Bretain the less [36]

Burgoigne and Brabaunt and Bretain the less [36]

Burgoigne and Brabaunt and Bretain the less [36]

Holland and Hainault they held of him bothen [35]

Holland and Hainault they held of him bothen [35]

bothe Flaunders and Fraunce free til himselven [34]

bothe Flaunders and Fraunce free til himselven [34]

And Wales of war he won at his will [33]

Scathel Scotland by skill he skiftes as him likes [32]

Ireland utterly [31]

Argayle and Orkney and all these oute-iles [30]

Argayle and Orkney and all these oute-iles [30]

Of all that Uter in erthe ought in his time: [29]

That we may kaire til his court [6]

In this wretched world through virtuous living [5]

In the werlde es none so gude at nede [1533]

In alle this werlde es non so free [1511]

To the werlde will I me never gyffe [403]

Ye wote I ame youre werldes fere [58]

In the werlde ther ne was a better knyghte [20]

To the Mont Martyne appon Seyne [1438]

To Rome than wente the Emperoure [1838]

And into Rome was scho ledde [1817]

That Rome sall wrange ayerde bee [107]

In Rome ther was ane Emperoure [14]

From Parys mylys thre [792]

In Parys a monyth the oost lay [778]

To Parys sone he come [773]

As the chylde thorow the cyte of Parys yede [718]

Unto Parische als it laye [1398]

To Paresche righte thore scho was [1809]

To Paresche he broght hur away [1637]

Unto Paresche als it laye [1601]

To Paresche he tuke the waye [1546]

Men callede hym Florent of Paresche [1181]

That me to Paresche wolde hafe broghte [1158]

To Paresche he tuke the waye [1096]

Unto Paresche that ilke daye [840]

And Paresche I hafe hym hyghte [823]

Paresche [811]

The burgesche of Paresche wer ful fayne [601]

And unto Paresche he yede [600]

A burgesse of Pareche com than nere [574]

At Mountmertrous besyde Borogh Larayn [793]

To lye at Mountmertrous there nerehonde [791]

To the Mount Martyn ther the lady laye [816]

At the Monte Martyne I wolde ye were [1169]

To the Mont Martyne appon Seyne [1438]

At the Mont Martyn late me lye no more [1113]

Fro Mont Martrons there the lady lay [1636]

In Jerusalem men can hyt here [1678]

In Jerusalem thus gan scho duelle [529]

That hyghte Jerusalem [489]

Into the Holy Londe [405]

In the Holy Lond I hym gatt [610]

Sir there es no man in heythen thede [1573]

In crystendome or hethynnes [788]

Thore was no man of hethen londe [1118]

To the Grekkes se thay it bare [569]

And to the Grekkes se scho came [407]

Into Fraunce wyth the to ryde [1693]

How the Sowdon was yn Fraunce [1676]

The realme of Fraunce durste noght [782]

In Fraunce felle a werre stronge [761]

Into Fraunce with hym to go [596]

How thay bothe to the erthe felle [281]

That ever was appon Cristyn molde [1299]

To Cleremont with the may thay flede [1098]

Florent rode to Borow Lerayne [1475]

And wolde hafe ravesched me fra Borow Lerayne [1359]

At Mountmertrous besyde Borogh Larayn [793]

Besyde the water banke of Sayne [1476]

That stondyth over the banke of Sayne [794]

Paresche []

And stabylde Crystyndome thame inne [781]

Of haythene landes thare [700]

In haythynenes [583]

Withowttene the burghe of Bedeleme [525]

In to that haythene stede [511]

In Acris gunne thay lende [508]

To a havene of the Grekkes see [504]

The sowdane werreyede in Cristene lande [418]

That ware commene owte of hevene [290]

Against Crystyndomme fyghte no fare [280]

For Goddis lufe of hevene! [242]

That Cristendome was commene to wynne [226]

And entred in towarde? the Greckes see [214]

Werldes wele I wille for-sake [53]

Werldes wele the bus for-goo [47]

Als any erthly mane thurte see [26]

And hevene unto oure mede! [3]

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