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Burbon

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A knight assailed by a rabble rout, who batter his shield to pieces, and compel him to cast it aside. Talus renders him assistance, and is informed by the rescued knight that Fourdeʹlis, his own true love, had been enticed away from him by Grantorto. When the rabble is dispersed, and Fourdeʹlis recovered, Burbon places her on his steed, and rides off as fast as possible. Burbon is Henri IV. of France: Fourdeʹlis, the kingdom of France; the rabble rout, the Roman Catholic party that tried to set him aside; the shield he is compelled to abandon is Protestantism; his carrying off Fourdeʹlis is his obtaining the kingdom by a coup after his renunciation of the Protestant cause. (Spenser: Faërie Queene, v. 11.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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