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A.-Saxon agane alace allace amang baith Brunne CHASTITIE Chaucer Complaynt CORRECTIOUN counsall court dame deid DISSAIT dois doun dout dreid Dreme Edinburgh edition of Lyndsay's England everilk FALSET FLATTRIE glore grace greit gret gude haif haly hart heich heir ingyne James king's kingis knaw ladie language lion king lord lordis lustie ladies lyfe lyke Lyndsay's maid mair maist Meldrum micht mony myne nocht old English Papingo pepill play plesand plesour poet preterite prince printed Quha Quhare Quharefor Quhat Quhen Quhilk Quhose quhy quod regioun REX HUMANITAS rhyme richt Robert of Brunne sail sall Sanct sapience Saxon schaw schir scho Scot Scotish Scotish speech Scotland Sensualitie Sibbald sir David Lyndsay Solace suld sumtyme Syne thair thame thare thay thir thocht thou thow thre traist trew tuke tyme uther veritie wald WANTONNES weill Wiclif withouttin words writings WYFE
Page 283 - But who is this ? what thing of sea or land ? Female of sex it seems, That, so bedeck'd, ornate, and gay, Comes this way, sailing...
Page 238 - How happinnis now your tribulatioun ? Allace, quod he, thow seis how it dois stand With me, and quhow I am disherisit Of all my grace, and mon pass of Scotland, And go, afore quhare I was cherisit.
Page 136 - Scotish writers have adorned the present period with a degree of sentiment, and spirit, a command of phraseology, and a fertility of imagination not to be found in any English poet since Chaucer and Lydgate.
Page 311 - ... one gret cannoun The dolent deith, allace ! did hym devore. One thyng thare bene, of quhilk I marvell more, That Fortune had at hym sic mortall feid1 Throuch fyftie thousand, to waill2 him by the heid.
Page 367 - I ferlie how he fra us went : I trow he hes impediment, That lettis him nocht gang. WANTONNES. I left Solace, that same greit loun. Drinkand into the burrows toun, It will cost him halfe of ane croun, Althocht he had na mair. And als hee said, he wald gang see 130 Fair Ladie Sensualitie, The beriall of all bewtie, And portratour preclair.
Page 286 - I say no more, gude Redaris may descryve His worthy workis, in nowmer mo than fyve ; And speciallye, the trew Translatioun Of Virgill, quhilk bene consolatioun To cunnyng men, to knaw his gret ingyne, Als weill in naturall science as devyne. " And, in the Courte, bene present, in thir dayis, That ballattis brevis lustellie, and layis, Quhilkis tyll our Prince daylie thay do present. Quho can say more than Schir James Inglis sayis, In ballattis, farses, and in plesand playis ? Bot Culrose hes his...
Page 21 - Mount, lyon-herald, which caused a great cloud come out of the heavens above the gate, and open instantly, and there appeared a fair lady, most like an angel, having the keys of Scotland in her hands, and delivered them to the queen, in sign and token that all the hearts of Scotland were open to receive her grace...
Page 380 - Sandie Solace, And bring that Ladie to this place, Or els I am bot lost. Commend me to that sweitest thing, And present hir with this same ring, And say, I ly in languisching, Except scho mak remeid. With siching sair, I am bot schent, Without scho cum incontinent, 390 My heavie langour to relent, And saif me now fra deid.