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A Danger here I-cast to thee my glove
Love’s Tournament, translated from the French of Charles d’Orléans (Champollion-Figeac (1842), 97) — three 15-line stanzas and 8-line Envoy
Author(s): Charles d’Orléans
Title(s): ‘Love’s Tournament’
Subjects: love lyrics; tournaments; envoys
Versification: — fifteen-line — ababbccddeefgfg



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 682, f. 30
First Lines:
A Daunger here y cast to thee my gloue
And thee appele O traytoure of tresoun…
Last Lines:
…But thou shalt dye Now speke on thi perell
Without so be thou yelde thee to ben trewe
Editions:
Taylor, G. Watson. Poems Written in English by Charles Duke of OrleansOrleans, during his Captivity in England after the Battle of Azincourt Roxburghe Club 44. London, 1827: 68.
Steele, Robert, ed. Charles of Orleans: The English Poems. Vol. 1. EETS o.s. 215 (1941); vol. 2. ed. Robert Steele and Mabel Day, o.s. 220; repr. as one volume, 1970: 53-54.
Arn, Mary-Jo, ed. Fortunes Stabilnes: Charles of Orleans’s English Book of Love. A Critical Edition. Binghamton, NY: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, 1994: 192-4.