Sentence Examples


  • There is in the British Museum a poem printed in 1666, entitled Letter to the bishop of Munster containing a Panegyrick of his heroick achievements in heroick verse.
  • In its descriptions of the various courts on their way to the palace, and of the poet's adventures - first, when he incautiously slanders the court of Venus, and later when after his pardon he joins in the procession and passes to see the glories of the palace - the poem carries on the literary traditions of the courts of love, as shown especially in the "Romaunt of the Rose" and "The Hous of Fame."
  • The poem is dedicated to James IV., not without some lesson in commendation of virtue and honour.
  • No MS. of the poem is extant.
  • The poem runs to over goo lines and is written in eight-lined stanzas.

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