[The buke of the law of armys] ; The buke of the order of knychthede


[The buke of the law of armys] ; The buke of the order of knychthede


Hay, Gilbert, Sir, fl. 1456


Stevenson, J. H. (John Horne), 1855-1939 (ed.)


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Education of princes
Gestes -- Scotland -- 15th century

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Transcribed from: Gilbert of the Haye's prose manuscript (A.D. 1456) / edited with an introduction by J.H. Stevenson. -- Edinburgh : Printed for the [Scottish Text] Society by William Blackwood, 1899-1908. -- 2 v. -- (Scottish Text Society ; 1st ser., 44, 62). -- The "Buke of knychthede" is from a French version of Ramón Lull's Libre del ordre de cavalleia -- The "Buke of the governaunce of princis" is a translation of a French version of the Liber de secretis secretorum. -- Contents: Vol. 1. The buke of the law of armys, or Buke of bataillis [by Honoré Bonet] -- v. 2. The buke of the ordre of knychthede and, The buke of the governaunce of princis.


First title proper taken from title mentioned in first paragraph of the text. Second title proper taken from the title at the beginning of the second text (after <P 10005>)

Forms part of the Older Scottish Textual Archive (OSTA), a corpus of texts prepared for the Dictionary of the older Scottish tongue

Added information: DOST concordance : notes for instructing operators. -- 1964.

Publication based on this text: Formed basis of quotations in Vols. 4- of: A dictionary of the older Scottish tongue : from the twelfth century to the end of the seventeenth / founded on the collections of Sir William A. Craigie ; [edited by A.J. Aitken...et al.]. -- Chicago, Ill. : Chicago University Press, 1973 ; Aberdeen : Aberdeen University Press, 1983- .

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