dimanche 23 novembre 2008

Les incipits : MOORE, Lalla Rookh.

In the eleventh year of the reign of Aurungzebe, Abdalla, King of the Lesser Bucharia, a lineal descendant from great Zingis, having abdicated the throne in favour of his son, set out on a pilgrimage to the Shrine of the Prophet ; and, passing into India through the delightful valley of Cashmere, rested for a short time at Dehli on his way.

Thomas MOORE, Lalla Rookh, 1817.

2 commentaires:

Anonyme a dit…

je découvre! quelle belle idée de collection personnelle

n a dit…

Merci ! : )

© Nicolas Codron / all rights reserved