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At the short game of tables for to play
The Game of Love, translated from the French of Charles d’Orléans (Champollion-Figeac (1842), 100) — three 8-line stanzas and 5-line Envoy
Author(s): Charles d’Orléans
Subjects: The Game of Love; love, game of; envoys
Versification: — eight-line, five-line — ababbccb, aabba



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: London, British Library Harley 682, f. 31v
First Lines:
AT the short game of tablis forto play
Loue hath me long had in his gouernaunce…
Last Lines:
…How that y myght avoyde this iupart here
To wynne the game withouten more dowtaunce
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: 71-2.
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: 56.
“Poems, written in English, by Charles Duke of Orleans, during his Captivity in England, after the Battle of Agincourt.” Gentleman’s Magazine n.s. 17 (May, 1842): 459-72: 463 (extracts).
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: 195.