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Brute fare by west over the land of France
Diana’s reply to Brute in the land of Lergesia, translating Latin verse
which precedes it, in Fabyan’s Chronicle, Part I, cap. 2 — one 8-line
For Brute’s address to Diana to which this is the reply, see 963
Subjects: Diana; chronicles, verse in
Fabyan, Robert , New Chronicles of Englande and of Fraunce
, Pynson, 1533
Brute farre by West ouer the lande of Fraunce
An Ile in accean there
is all closed with the see…
…Serche this for here a perpetuell See to the
And here to thy
childer a new Troy shal sprynge
Note: In Part I, cap. 2; no signatures.
Ellis, Sir Henry,
The New Chronicles of England and France in Two Parts. repr. of Robert
Fabyan, New Chronicles, Pynson 1516 (STC 10659).
London: Rivington, 1811: 9-10.