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" ... grievances. This was the real practice, in the days of pure and ancient Chivalry. And an image of this practice was afterwards kept up in the... "
Moral and political dialogues: being the substance of several conversations ... - Page 249
by Richard Hurd (bp. of Worcester.) - 1765
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The poetical works of Edmund Spenser. With mem. and critical ..., Volumes 1-2

Edmund Spenser - 1876
...virgins rescued, what castles subdued, and what monstrous beasts destroyed. At Lisle, for instance, in 1453, in the court of Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy, a feast was celebrated in reference to a crusade against the Turks, which continued for twelve days,...
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Hurd's Letters on Chivalry and Romance: With the Third Elizabethan Dialogue

Richard Hurd - Chivalry - 1911 - 176 pages
...solemnity : of which, if you want an instance, I refer you to the description of a feast made at Lisle in 1453, in the court of Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy, 1 for a crusade against the Turks: As you may find it given at large in the memoirs of Matihieu de...
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Spenser's Faerie Queene: Letters on chivalry and romance

Thomas Warton - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 130 pages
...This was the real pradiee, ifl the days of pure and antient chivalry. And an image of -this pradlice was afterwards kept up in the Caftles of the great, on any «xtraordinary feftival or folemnity : of which, if you want an inftance, I refer you to the defcription...
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