I hope I have friends at court that will take course that I may have my whole due; and then foutre for jocelin!
With jocelin's eyes we discern almost nothing of John Lackland.
The west front, which is jocelin's work, and alone can claim to be of pure Early English style.
jocelin's Monk-Latin; and Mr. Rokewood's editorial helpfulness and fidelity.
jocelin hints a polite incredulity; but there are evidences that Samson was fond of books, and was indeed an author.
"Within a few days," says jocelin in his version of the story!
Where, but on the heights of that same "Lebanon" on which Sir jocelin "picked up" his too doubtful scribe and literary helper?
For that jocelin built the west front I have no doubt at all.
By which word,' says jocelin, he acquired great praise for himself,'—unfeigned commendation from the Able Editors of that age.
As regards the design of the building, jocelin may or may not have been his own architect.