Chastelard, a tragedy
Another Yle is there toward the Northe, in the See Occean,
where that ben fulle cruele and ful evele Wommen of Nature:
and thei han precious Stones in hire Eyen; and their ben of
that kynde, that zif they beholden ony man, thei slen him anon
with the beholdynge, as dothe the Basilisk.
Maundevile's Voiage and Travaile, Ch. xxviii.
I dedicate this play,
- Mary Stuart
- Mary Beaton
- Mary Seyton
- Mary Carmichael
- Mary Hamilton
- Pierre de Boscosel de Chastelard
- Father Black
- Guards, Burgesses, a Preacher, Citizens, etc.