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" ... his god deceived — His ring, his mantle, and his beard, As he which nothing was afeard, All privily with him he bare ; And when the wardens were aware Of that, their god despoiled was, They thought it was a wondrous case, How that a man for any... "
Confessio Amantis of John Gower - Page 359
by John Gower - 1857
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Confessio Amantis of John Gower, Volume 2

John Gower - 1857
...defpuiled was, Hem thought it was a wonder cas, How that a man for any wele Durfl in fo holy place flele, And namely fo great a thing. This tale came unto the...was founde with the good, In jugement and whan he flood, The king hath axed of him thus : Say thou, unfely Lucius, Why haft thou don this facrilegge...
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Gesta Romanorum, or, Entertaining moral stories tr. with ..., Volume 1

Romani - 1824
...it was a wondrous case, How that a man for any weal, Durst in so holy plac-e steal, And nam-e-ly, so great a thing ! — This tale cam-e unto the king, And was through spoken over-all. But for to know in special, What manner man hath done the deed, They soughten help...
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Gesta Romanorum, Or, Entertaining Moral Stories: Invented by the ..., Volume 1

Charles Swan - Latin prose literature, Medieval and modern - 1824
...it was a wondrous case, How that a man for any weal, Durst in so holy plac-e steal, And nam-e-ly, so great a thing ! — This tale cam-e unto the king, And was through spoken over-all. But for to know in special, What manner man hath done the deed, They soughten help...
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Gesta Romanorum, Volume 1

1824
...it was a wondrous case, How that a man for any weal, Durst in so holy plac-e steal, And nam-e-ly, so great a thing ! — This tale cam-e unto the king, And was through spoken over-all. But for to know in special, What manner man hath done the deed, They soughten help...
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Gesta Romanorum: Or, Entertaining Moral Stories ... Translated ..., Volume 1

Wynnard Hooper - Christian literature, Latin (Medieval and modern) - 1824
...it was a wondrous case, How that a man for any weal, Durst in so holy plac-e steal, And nam-e-ly, so great a thing ! — This tale cam-e unto the king, And was through spoken over-all. But for to know in special, What manner man hath done the deed, They soughten help...
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Gesta Romanorum: Or, Entertaining Moral Stories: Invented by the Monks as a ...

Latin prose literature, Medieval and modern - 1824
...it was a wondrous case, How that a man for any weal, Durst in so holy plac-e steal, And nam-e-ly, so great a thing ! — This tale cam-e unto the king, And was through spoken over-all. But for to know in special, What manner man hath done the deed, They soughten help...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 18

1849
...it was a wondrous case, How that a man for any weal Durst in so holy plac-e steal, And nam-e-ly, so great a thing ! This tale cam-e unto the king, And was through spoken over-all. But for to know in special, What manner man hath done the deed, They soughten help...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 18

1849
...it was a wondrous case, How that a man for any weal Durst in so holy plac-e steal, And nam-f-ly, so great a thing ! This tale cam-e unto the king, And was through spoken over-all. But for to know in special, What manner man hath done the deed, They eoughten help...
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Gesta Romanorum, Or, Entertaining Moral Stories ...

Thomas Wright - Christian literature, Latin (Medieval and modern) - 1872
...it was a wondrous case, How that a man for any weal, Durst in so holy plac-e steal, And nam-e-ly, so great a thing ! — This tale cam-e unto the king, And was through spoken over-all. But for to know in special, What manner man hath done the deed, They soughten help...
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Tales of the Seven Deadly Sins: Being the Confessio Amantis of John Gower

John Gower - 1889 - 446 pages
...thought it was a wonder cas How that a man for any wele Durst in so holy place stele, And namdly so great a thing. This tale came unto the king, And was through spoken over all. But for to knowe in speciall, What maner man hath do the dede, They soughten helpe...
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