The Lay of the Cid by R. Selden Rose and Leonard Bacon

Synopsis: The national epic of Spain, written in the twelfth century about Rodrigo Diaz of Bivar, conqueror of Valencia, who only died in 1099 but had already become a legend. Rendered into vigorous English rhymed couplets of seven iambic feet in 1919. *********** Transcription by Holly Ingraham. *********** THE LAY OF THE CID Translated into