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Celestial goddess that wieldest frith and wood
Brute’s address to Diana in Lergesia, translating Latin verse which
precedes it, in Fabyan’s Chronicle, Part I, cap. 2 — one stanza rhyme
For reply, see 895
Subjects: Diana; chronicles, verse in
Fabyan, Robert , New Chronicles of Englande and of Fraunce
, Pynson, 1533
Celestiall Goddesse, that weldest fryth and wode
The wylde bore
& beests thou feryst by thy myght…
…Tell the certayne place where euerlastyngly
A temple of
virgyns to the I shall edefye
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.