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I IMPIUMERIE 1)E LA MISSION 

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* TANDINH — SAIGON 

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SIT KY 
»AI NAM VIET 

QUdC TlUfiU 

NHU'T LA DOAN TICH TU" HlEU Vu 
Vu-OWG CHO BKN Kill VUA GlA LoNG 

(Nguyen Anh') bang tri lIy ca va 
NU"(>c An Nam. 



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Saigon 

IMl'RlMElllE BE LA MISSION 



A TAN BINH 
1903. 



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Tii';i' TiAx. 



Noi y& g6c Nliii Le : ma den sau Nha 

Nguyen va Nlia Tnnh len lam chi'ia giiip 

cac vua Nlia Ly la ihc iiao. 



N'guyeu llmiV Iriro'c ninJc An Nam goi lli Giao 
Chi Oiiftn, den sau cting cSi ISn lii lloan Chflu 
(Xu-NghC). 

Khi (Mu Ihi cd vua viing; song nam trird-c Chiia 
fjiaiig sinti 111, (io'i nha llaii trl niro-c Ngd, tin nlia 
Trieu mSl nu-ffc. Ma niro-c Giao Clii tliuOc vu nirdc 
NgS cho (tea lihi nhik NGO Urn nguy ma dat minh 
l«n lam vua Iri iiu-dc Giao Clil, la nam Giang sinh 
939. Cho n6n nird'c Sy thuoc ve nird-c Ngo dang 
1030 nam ti'pn. 

Nam 700 du', till vua Thircrng v| lap IhJnIi K,i 
Chff, ray goi [k 114 NSi. Khi ditu thi dSt t«n la 
ThSnb Chau; song d«n nam 970, vua Binh Tien 
lloing (Thai Binh) ho thanh ay ma xfty (lianh lloa 
L6(HoHiic)<irncrikhacrna lim kinlido. Doan nam 
1012, vua LyThai W la g«c nha Ly, lai hi Ihanh 
lloa L6 mi lap lai Tbjinh GhAu, cimg cAi t«n la 
Moiing Long Thanh ( Tkang Long r/wnh);hm vi vua 
ay a trong tiu mil n^m ngu cliifim bao IhIVy mOt 
con rdng vSing, thi Irty Um diiira liinh. 



V,ly iil,;'i 1,1^ rilifi l<lii 'I'l" I'i ""''"■ '•'""> ''-^'1 l-r 
niim (181. One U»i Hi'irHi VuvtiK hi >:«(,■ ..hA I. 
(Dtip 14m viin Irj iliir'g it ri.lm, tlii Ihiin;} hi. Do:,:, 
con rfi Iftiii I""" «'"^' S'''^"'^'""'"'"- 

Nh(/n vi sir (fy ijna "Sm s<'ui ruim, (|unn hWi 
kill, 16n h'l ll« l.y ( /W« /.'/ ) him npuy, ihi i,ha l.f- 
mill na-iic; ni;i mlm InlO ung llfi l.y hisi'e nli.i I,v 
lire vj. llf'ii sail tlii diit ICii itnfr Hy \h Thai 7/,. 
i.liji onp: Ly .\nh T6n^, den nrmi H3!), (hi rii 
liiao Chi mS goi la Yto Nam ( kti iN'aro ) Qadc. 

Vuy nllil Ly tri niro-c 218 uum; doan oog Ly lluS 
TOnt; chJng Co con ti'ai; Ibi ba Chieu lloSnj, l.'i 
con liiil dug 9iy, I6n lii vi. Mb. nam '122li h;i ;Tv 
lift ban vai ong Thai Tons: ihuO.; \& nhi Tli\N : thi 
lir cly cho d^n nam 141i, la 188 riiiii ti-on, nlia 
Trrln trj ninic An Mam. 

Son;? Ml ah^ iy liim khi!fii d^n Uni, thi c6 U^. 
di-n Clio vi/l vuii Thirirn^ vi, dt>i ung' Triing Onang 
Bk 1:\ nam UOiJ. Vua Thircrog vi sal hai quan Id-n 
cimg nhieu liinh si mii danh vua nirc>c An -\ani. 
Ciic quan cung dftu sir cliSug cc long vu-i von 
TrCini; Quang Bi, thi nsiriW da, Ihua cfing phSi biit 
s8n.g. Cac quau cA y dira ong Sy san^ BSc Kinh 
cho vua Thircrag vi phal. Nhirog ma fing Sy ihoal 
khui tay qnSn canh, Ihi trim niinh ma cllct. 

Cic quan nu-ffctNgS dS pha tuy6t dong nha Ly 
v4 nhk Tvin, Ihi chdng nhiirng la' chftug tri nirdc 
.\n Nam cho nha Le, mA lai cung siu- hty ISm mot 
sir rieng Ihu6c ^i nird-c .\gO. >,-|n dan co Wng 
u-iic ao Cling da .^in chu dirtrc nguiji nh.i U Mm 
vua, ma chSng dang, ilr, pbjn niln him. Vfi lai 



— Ill - 

r.'it^ (|ii.iil niiVre Ngu li"!"! nliif'i" 'l^n t^n'i' l"ns 
llgmVi ta; vi ilii l)iil liii liilll plu'li Mgu-iVi An Nuiii 
ijucn girr •■'iT'i "ly !"■' "i"" niuiTig- liiiii |)lii'|i nirdfc 
N'gii; pluii mac :io cut vi <no {Mil iiliir riin'rc Ngii, 
\k oiling: ci)[i dircrc nhuom ifiiig nfhi, »i#m van. 
MiOTi vi su- ity ngiro-i ta siiih long pliMn mnfin, 
dtn dai muflu lo cISy loan. 

Den niun -1423, c6 mat ngiroi lln'r diln kin, ti>n 
la NguySo Ti6n,Hm dircrc mol nguwi IhuOc v6 nh:l 
L«, ton la L6 Lffl, Ihi iigirW lu lap clli^u quan ma 
dilnh quiln Ni'O. llai bi?n danh nhan nhiea Iran, 
ma ong Ngiiyon Tien kbOn ngoan, UU tri cCmg hay 
ngho v6, cho ni5n dan dAn d4nb dirccc quan Ngfl, 
Cling du6i no ra kh6i nird'c An Nam. f3^n nam 
1428, till Ong NguySn Tien dal ong LS Lcrilim vua; 
v.\ khi ngircri tliang ha, thi cdc quan Iheo pliep Ion 
ngircri la L« Thai T6. Ong Ns-nySn TiSn lap lai 
nha L6 Ihi lam vay. — Khi ong L& Loi con h'ini vna, 
Ihi Cling CO y d^n an trS ngbia cho ong NguySn 
Ti6n, non da dat 6ng f^y \ktn ddu cac quan, va phii 
cac vi6o nha nird'c cho ngirffi xem soc, lai phong 
linn qu6ccdu(ijCho n^n ong Tiy la gcic nlia Nguyen. 
Tfougcac vua nha Lii Ihi chilngco ong nko danli 
ticng cho bSng 6ng Thanh Tong, goi IJ vna llfing 
Birc. Ong ffy tii-c vi Uni vua nam 1460, la nam 
Canh thin, vS tri nird'c dang 3{! nam Iron. Ong Hy 
khon ngoan lap nhitSu li! Iiial mdi, thii5n ha phuo 
Wiu. Trong IS luat Sy c6 nhiSu d^n ngucri ta con 
ci'r cho den riy. Va loi flng llfing fii'rc Sy eo lai 
danh giae; dfi danh dang nhiSu Inln vdri vna Xi6ni 
Thilnh,cung' hty hern nira phitn niri>c XiSni Thanh, 



— IV — 
ii'i iiai xii- r«l liJn ma nliAp viii riirdc An Nam. DtVi 
ity goi hai xi'r Sy 14 TliuOii lloil, vik Qii/lng Nam; 
song cla cilia ra nura xl'r, v'l thuiV ffy nu'dc An Nam 
CO 13 x(r ma tlioi, la ki I'J' B'mli Cliinh m4 ra. Con 
Ifr Dinfi Cliinil ma vao Uii thiiftc v& nirii-o Xi6ni 
Tlianli. VSy Ong Ilfing Oi'rc Sy (lii mfr nirirc An Nam 
ra clio r()ng. 

Wn ijng Nguy(5nTi6n Ihi giu- ISty clitrc QuSe 
Vi'mij rafi im\&a Ini cho con cti4u mil giiip nha L6. 

Nliirng mi nam 1521, la nam Tlin li) dffi vua 
Chicii Tdiig, la ohSt dng Hung Bfro, llii quan kia, 
Wn la L« nu,lai limi nguy.Vily Mac Bang Dong.lilli 
Iriro-o lam ngliS lliuy cff ( bit cu ), ma din sau ila 
16n l:\m Cjiianldn, tlii da dinh ctircrc nha L6 lai, 
Nllffn VI sir Hy vua Chieu Toiig c6 y thmVng ong 
Mac Bting Bong, b^n dat \km quan Qmln Cong coi 
Clio biiib SI nird'c An Nam. Nhirng mil qua hai 
nam, fin? Mac Bang Dong bim ngiiy, cung ep ong 
Gbifiu TOng tir clu'rc vua ma <\i\i ong Cung Hoang, 
la em i-uOt 6ng Chi^u Toiig, linn vua. Cach hai 
nam, 6iig Mao Bang Bong lai chiffm ISy vi vua 
nirdc An Nam, la niim Giung sinh 1527; song dang 
liim vua hai niin ni4 thai; doan di5 cho con diSu 
long, 1;\ Ong Mac Diing Binh, lam vua. 

Von khi tru-il'c 6ng Mac Dang Dong mu«n plia 
luyvl iihil L6 mac li>ng,song ciingra ditu tliirongnlu'i 
NguySn each riling, hoac lii vi nhj Nguyen chdng 
c6 (rung v*i vua L6 lii bao nhWu, mil dil am tiw 
nhil Mac, hay hi vi 16 nSo khdc ching bicl. .Nliii 
Mac cung ddng ngu-6'i nhii NguySn ISm quan \6a 
song clliins cf>n clio liim Otitic cOnr/ nfra, mrtt oho 



— V — 

lam cjuan Tlu'dsic, \h chi'rc nliu lii,n jufi lliui; cIk, 

iii'ii jihil. Nguy8n chdiig bftng long. 
Ito'i (16 ong Tiiiii sir, li:n \k NiiuySn Kim, [ighn 

(ill CO con viia ChiSu Tang dfi Irrin iin Icoijg nir(}c 
LAo.lhi li&i sai di ru'oc vil. Boali ongNguySn Kim 
tu tap nlliiju hinh ma ma danh giac, nen nlia Mac 
pilii lliiia. Miffn vi sir ity, nam 1333, la nam Qui 
Ij, ihi Dili Nsuyi;n lai dijt ong LS Trang TSng 
\km vna. Vila tfy li^ii tri nglila cho ong NguySn 
Kim, chiing nhu-ng la da phong cho lira qiiaii QuCic 
cung lai nhir xira, song cuug c6 y lam ohivog dng 
iVy da lip minh lam vua, n6a da tbem chil- Iiu'nrj 
nii'l got lit Hu'Tifi quCic Cong. 

Kbi ay ong NguyOa [Iirng cjufl'cco.ig c6 mijt con 
Irai con iri tuoi iiSm, \k mOt con gSi da den luiU 
khon. Va lai trong cac tidy 16- ong ii'y tin c6 mot 
ngirofi, ten lii Trinh Ei^m, to't tri khOu biet dang 
lo vice cung h.iia lAnli nfi'l na; clio nen ong riirni' 
([u3c cong tliiro'iig vi dat lam quan nb6. Ben sau 
Ib-Iy ngiroi da lam nen nbi^u vi6c trong, cung c6 
lai diinb giac, thi dSn diin dat lam quan Ion. .Hgircri 
laigi con dan ICing cho 6ng ffy, va diit ISn liim 
Vu quan ctjiifj nira . 

Qua a ISii, khi ong Hirng quO'c cong da pifi 
ycu, ching con iJm gi dang ntra, thi pbii vice nba 
nird-c cbo rl, la Trinb Ki^m; lai xin vua ban chiio 
Hmvj cjiidc cdng cbo 6ng A'y lura .—Vua L6 Trang 
TOng c6 cbirc vua kbong mi llioi, cOn cac vice 
nirc'rc thi mac ong NguySn llu-ng quOo c«ng.— Ong 
Ngujgn qua doi doan, mi con Irai 6ng ily, lOn la 
lioan Cflng, hiy con tri tuAi, ci'mg ohira cd dure 



--. VI — 

la Triilh ICii'ill, "«' 'I'"'" ""S '*y- 
Uili, Tiiiill li"'"' II"""'" '''" ''"" ™" ''""■' '""■•'' 

s„- cVs; iiiinii CiHiK, III II" I'"'?' "'-'■ """'' "«"" 
1,4 Ihi ra siro Um phircrng mii gii'l. Ong Doan 
Kftn'- ohJng I)i6t, j Duh r6 IhS nJo, n6n s.; hSi ISm 
dm" Mil cdc vi.-o viH cbj, lii vt/ ting Trinh Ki.^m. 
Ilai^ohi em y6u dHu nliau Id.n, cho n6n em cii- 
loi chl da ban mk gii doi, "'ing lam nludii den 
la, cho ai nSy ngcf 14 niinli ra lioing lifit disn 
cu'fing. Viv Ons Boan Cdng giA do u«ng llinfic, 
cung'^li ra dSu lai'h, ohing c6n liuSng hdt nhu' 
trirSc, Song xeni I'luib ngirffi ngtr ng5n ngay 
miioi chAng bi«t gi. Bily gi* bA llirng qutfe 
c6ng, 1^ cbi Boan Coog, xin ch6ng lo liSu mi du'a 
em miuh vio Irong Cfra Bai, la xir ciioi nircfc 
An Nam, d4 clio xa di, va minh klloi niang 
tlcng. Oi]g Ilirng cjufie cong ngcr la cm dni dot 
that, till vui 16ng mil cho xuCing lau vao trong fiy. 
iMiirng ma flng Boan Cong vi'io Oang.Troog 
ching con lo str Ong Uinig qufic cong nfra, tlli d- 
each kh6ii ngoan, ciing tu tip nliifiu iigiroi vein vO 
b9i Bing iNgoiii mil Iheo rainh vao do, thi dan 
ditn dilt minh 1(;h liim vua cai Irj cac xti" B^ng Trong. 
Kill ddn thi hiiy con chin liiy ong llirng quoc 
c6ng, mil theo tiHn curuj nhii'ng vua nha L6. Ben 
nam 1G00, cniig lil nam Caiih ti, thi dat minh 16ii 
liim vua ggi lil Tifin Vircrng; song hay con nhin 
Ifiy nhii L6 liim vua ciiog di tihi c6ng. Nhirng ma 
cliSng con hiCt gi drin nlii Trjnh niVa; mk lai den 
lilii inig XgnySn Boan Cong, lii T\in vircrng, gilii 



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— VII — 
chCl, till lf'<> "I'li SIT clio cmi iliiii lOmj-, h'j ong 
Tiwii CiMig.fjni 14T«(S«i) Vircrng. — Nhfi Njjuyl'n 
l«ri lam CMa cai tri ciic xir USngTrong Ihl jjiin 

Uiig Trjnh kiem, lik Flirng fjiiflc c«ng, thtfy cm 
la ong- Boan ConfT, da lira minli th6 Sy, thl gij'm 
Ii1m cung- sai nhiS'u ijinh si ni4 daoli phat. Lai den 
kill ong Tiinli Kic^m qua dcri doan, thl ong Trinh 
Trang, hi con Triuh Ki6m, fSng ra sire danh nha 
NguyiSn ho-n nira; nhirng ma phii thua mai. Ilai 
lien diinh iihau nhiC-ii Ian; song nhii Ti'inh sai quftn 
viio Bang Trons Ian nJo, till hi IMn hay lii phSi 
Iron di Ian Ciy. Clio niin den sau nh4 Ti'inh chJng 
dam lAni gi nfra. 

Til- 3y vC' sau nhi iNguySn v4 nha Trinh ghiit 
nhan lam,ciing chi ra sire lam hai nhau; mk biJi 
iihi'i NgiijSn da liliy ISn vna mJ cai tri dftn DJing 
Troiig, nhii Trjnh cting da lay Ifjn vua ma cai tri 
diln Bang Ngnai, [hi din Bang Trong vii diln Bang 
Ngoai ra nhn- hai dfin khac nhau. VI ohtrng dan 
Biing Trong ohdiig ira diin Bang NgoAi, mil dftn 
I'ang NgoW cfiug chSng ira dan Bang Trong. Tuy 
i-Sing idia Triuh va nha Nguygn thl dfin- nhftn My 
nbi'i Ls lam vua, song bM c4c vua nha L6 keni tiii 
lam, chling biet gi den vice nha nird-c, mi)t lo sir 
anufing, clicri bcri, say sira mil Ihoi; cho n6n c6 
I6n vua, con racqnjin phep thi o' tai hai nhii, lii 
nhii Nguyi;n vii nhii Tiinh htl't th4y. 

Ban thi quen goi hai uhil -iy la Chiia Ngmjln vk 
Chin Trinh. Mhirng mi khi cAc vua nha Le ban 
siic phong cho hai .Nhii ."ly, thi phong vu-o-ng tii 



— VIII — 
f,u'(Vn^'. nilii ilrli Ci'r ('hint ;l'y l-.'l s/ic rli! Il;iy l;'i ' 
\km 111- liiii si Uil xiriiff mlnli lil l'«o. 

l.ni dftil cue vliJi lllu*l Lii (■li(\ri(f iiijn gi ini'i tri 
mnVc K';>c ITjllg, song Ijui (iiicn di vd liii Ki; Cher, 
ilil ililn Dilng Ngoili ofiiig liiiVl c.'ic vua nlii'i \.t' il 
iiliidu, va C(ic cluiu nluV Triiili ciinfi- t('j ivi lung 
Cling Iti'nh. C6n 'lAn Dftiig Trong b xa, thi ch^tljr 
bict, gi t!i?'n cac vtiii ijlin L(\ niOt Iji^ft nha Ngnyi^n 
ni:'i tli(ii. Clio ncn c;ic ciu'ia nli;'i Nguyi-n l;V.y ciic 
vtm nlia l.i> lam nii'H h'lhl^ con n}n! sir kliao lili 
mac y minli. 

Lai kill il.-'iu, pliitn dang lillii NguySn cui tlj, (lli 
con it liiin, vi CO mot xi'r Tiiiiaii llua vf\ xi'r OnAiig 
Nam, la tiai \\s Ithi ti-irilc tliu6c vc XiGm Thailli ma 
Aua IMog Du*c ila I;ty. YOy nliiiNguySn cliSiig con 
(lanh giitc ^'tfi nlii Ti'inli niTa, tlii chi (Uiili viri 
nirdc Xiiim Tbaiih va rartt pha'n Cao Misn goi li'i 
HiSng Xai, ray d.v chia ra lam iliXin tinli . Ciio niin 
ninrc Biing Trong la hoi nirdc XiCm Thiinli va iiiro-c 
Cao M6n ma ra. 

Con nlia Trjnh chfmg ijanli giiic voi nll4 NguySn 
nii-a, thi phii danli v(>i nlifr.Mac. Vi clnrng Irirdc 
ong Ngnyfn Kim da dtinh dirg-c nhii ity mijc long, 
song chira cbjn thua clio dirt, illi c6n cai Irj xii 
l!ac va xii- Cao BSng. Mil nam Gidng sinli 1003, 
li M Kinli TOng lam liif-ii ciing la nSm Qui raSo, 
Uii ang Kliang lli, la vua thirirng vj, g« sSc clio 
nha iMac ma pliong virmig cai Irj xiV Cao lltag. 
Songqna hai Iw nilrn, nhil Mac !«y m«t moi sir 
cuiig trCn sang nirci-c Dai Minh; tlii tiV ffy v(i-sau 
Mr Cao BAng lliuflc sf. ninVc An Nam 



So cue ^ u;\ li'i iiinVc An \;tiii 
tiV nli;'i Le vi' sau. 



Ong Dai liimli Viro-iig tiro vi ysi la iiam T4f] 
li, Iri nirti-c daiig- 21 nam, Uoan con ciii viia iSv \,SX 
lluHiii cuiig siiili hi: iiim loan, ina cljaag ai lam 
Vila. 

OuaiiSrnsau/jiigTningTdiig,liicondiisBaillanli 
Viro-iig, lii-e vi dir<fc l)a iigay. Doan jiliji em gigl di, 
va soon lii'y liird'c lam vua. Tliien iia goi nqiru-i la 
Ni;oaTncii, vi ngirffi hay iifiQi. 

Nlia Lv. 



Nam iOlO, lii niiiu Caiili luSt; ong- Tluii T6, ladau 
ulia Ly, (I'rc vj dinrc iS niim 

Nam 1028, lij nam MAii fliin, ong TliaiTong Urc 
vi clirrrc27 uam, 

Kiim 1033, la nam Al vi, ong TlHiijli Tong lire 
vi direr.; 17 iiiiin. 

Nam 1072, la niim Nham If, 6ug Nliffn Tung lire 
V! dircrc 56 nam. 

Nam H28, la na,,, Jiau u,tm, ong TliilnTdng, la 
'liau (jng Thai Tong, lire vi du'trc H nam. 

Nam 1139, Ij niim Ky uiao, Ong Anb Toog liiv 



vi Jcnrc 37 ufiin. — UiVy li>ii nu're >■" N'"" K'.'i I'l 
fiiao Glii Ouiirl.lhi (jdg Atlli Tdng diji I''" li'i .\" N'"" 

NanrinG, lA iiajn Ditili lliftn, oiig CaoTan^- lire 
vj (lircrc 35 nam. 

Nam i2U, la uaiii 'Ian vi, oiig lliiA Tong UVc 
vj (lirffc 14 nam. 

Nam 122,'), la nam .\t dan, ong Mm) long lliaiig 
ha, mil chaiig cd con tiui; Ihi 1)5 ChiSu [loang, lii 
con gai diiu long, tire vj. Qua nint niim, hi Sy l<i"l 
ban V(ri ulia Ti'an, lll'i nlii Ly mat nird'c, nii'i nlla 
Tian !eii limi vna. 



Nlia Tran. 

■ Nam 1226, 14 nam liiull ImE, ong Tr;Sn Thai Tong 
lirl haji \ (H ha Chi6u lining, llii len lam vua,cung la 
ddn liha Tntn, hi nird'c diroc 32 nam. 

Nam )2,')8, la nam Man ngi'i, ong Thanh Tinlg 
lire \i (Uriyc 21 nam. 

Nam 12TJ, la nam Ky miio, ong Nho'n Tung live 
vj {liT'/c 14 nam. 

Nam 1293, lii nam (Jni li, ong Anh Tong lire \i 
du-tfe 21 nam. 

Nam '131 4, la nam Giii[> dan, ong Minh Tong liic 
vi dirq-o 13 niim. 

N'am 1329, la nam Ky li, ong llii^'n Tong lire vi 
du-ffc 12 nam. 

Nam 1341, lii niim Tan l!,ong Du Tdng lire vi 
diroe 29 nam; ong fiv la mn ong Whin Tong. 



— \l — 

Na'ii i;i7(), h'l tiiuii (^anli (iiA:!, uu^ ,\-h.) TuuK, 
I;"i cm iJiig Ili^'ii Tung', lire vj. Uuu vn.-i )jfi ti.iin 
ilo.-iri, iiliLrtrn^ clii'rj cho cm. 

Nam !37:i, li nam Qui siru, ung Dim) Tufl^i*, ciiiig 
l,i (iin otr^ IJii^'u Tony, lii'ij vi dircri; 4 nam. 

Nam 1377, I^^ nam Binh l\, ong I'hg De lire vi. 
Qua 12 nam, ong .1!y phAi cdii, I;i ong Nghi) Tong, 
Ui;it CO m;'( chct di, tlio nfiii ggi Ik PiiG Dc. 

iNaQi 1389, la Djlm Ky li, ong Thuan Toiig l;i 
con ong Nglit' Tung-, lire vi. Song le qua chin 
rmm, ong ay pli^i niiiraug iai cliu eon; doan phai 
ngu'fVi ta giut di. 

iNam 1398, la nam Man d^n, ong 'i liicn Be U'rc 
vi, LkvLi vua lu-ii nam, doan mat nirac, la i.ani 
HOD; Vi cpian lo'n kin, len la lid Qui Ly, liuii nguy 
Id'y nLrtfti ma l;im vuii durcrc m^t nam nia tlioi. 

Doan ong ll.in Thirj-i)^, la con ung ay, hira 
vua mk ngu'di ta giel di. 

Nnm 1407, la nam fJiiih Ucy'i, ong GiAn Dinh, 
l;'i con ong Ngliy T6ng, danli dircrc vua n::uy llau 
Thircrng, llii fire \i dircrc liai nam. 

Nam 1409, la nam Ky siriijOng Triing Qi-ning 
Virang, lacljan ung Nghy Tong, [ixc vj. Vua ay 
lam k\\6n dan liim, cho nCn cac quan .\in vuu 
Thijcrag vj nu-irc N^o tii'u ginp nirdc An Nam. 
Au.i Tiurgag vi sui h;ii quan tLru:ng;cung nhiou 
Ijinli si danli phat voii Trung Oinuig; (hi dug &y 
da pliAi Ijiit sung, doan tfam minli ink clint: n6n 
iifia Trfin mfit ua&c la nam 1414. Song- lo vua 
riiuo'iig vi clirtng dal; vuu klidc; mnt giii' lay niruc 
An Nam lam \iv v':^-f- iwt&c Ni^o. 



— Ml — 

Nirrrt; \i]-N,'irii iiliiii Ihi' ity jiiii il p- i', m., .1.. 

iiiuVri Ij'in n:iin ti'on. Vtiy ngil'rl Idd, hVi ly 
NgujSn Ti6n, lA nguiri jif Tbacili llda, iiglio fin 
coii C(i KiTit i)gir'>i (long doi nhi LG, Icn IJI Lfi I.fri, 
tbi r.i sire ]o clio nng Sy lam vim. Ong ,Nguyi5n 
Tien (Idnh gmc v(>i quitn Ng6 inUfVi nam tmn; 
(loan nam Giiiiis sinli 142S, l.'i nam M4u IhAn, 
moi 14|i liii nlia I,*, ilalong 1.6Lcri, goi l.'i Tliiii TA, 
ma tri iiu'<rc l),\y riiun, ni^ii biru lii Thuan Thi6n. 

Ntim H35, ia nam At m5o, Ong Thai T6ng, la 
ton ong Tlidi To, tri nirdc fain nam; ntOn liivu la 
Thiiu Kinii. 

-Nam i'ii'\, Ih nam t,nif.li(;i, flng Nhon Tnng, 
lii con 6ng Tlidi Tung, fi'rc vi liim vna tlircrc uiuai 
biy nam; nifin hiCu \ix Tfj.ii lloa. 

Niim 1460, la nam Canh tliin, ong Tli.lnli 
Tdng, niSn liiiHi lii Il6ng IJij'C, la con iing I.NliKn 
Tong, tii-c vi lani vua diroc ha nuro'i lilm iiiim. 
Trong (lie vua An Nam tliSng to vna nao c6 ilanli 
tiifng tllo hang vua iVy. 

Mm M'.m, (a nam M4u ngii, dng IliS'n Tong, la 
ton dng lluiiili Tong, lire vi liim vua siu niim; 
niSn hiiju la liinh 'rhnan ( KiSng TliijingJ. 

Nam laOi, la nam (jiii|, li, dug Tiic Tong, hi 
con dug IJiSnTiing, lilu vi lam vna rodl mini mii 
Ibdi; ni«n bii/u la iloan Khinli ( Thoni Khinli ;, 

.Niiin )30;;, li nam ,U si'ru, Ong Muc DA, la con 
dng lli«n Tong, tire vi d-ing hfin nam. Ong av 
ch.'mg cii niiSn hhju. 

Nam irid'j, la |,4,n u^, i,^ ,-,.,„ ju.„„g j,^^^ (,;.^ 
lii'i dJig Thanh Tong, lire vi liim vua hiv nam. 



- Mil — 
Doaii phii ngiru-i lasii'l lUMAn lii.;ii llrtng Thi.An. 
Nam IStfi, la "am Hi'iih li, onfjChiijii Tonp, la 
chSt ant; TliAiih Tin?, lire vi cung lilm vua Ijiy 
iiara: doaii lii "ha Mac lam ngiiy, ma mStmiiii;; 
ni6nhi<;nIaUuangTliieu. 

Nam )S23, la nam Q"i ^'i, 0"S •^""S lloang, 
]k em ong CliiSii Toiig, lire vi ; vi tiiy nha Mac da 
lam ngiiy song chira chium ISy chirc vua. Nhirng 
ma qua bSn nam (1S27), ong Mac Bang Dong Ion 
minli IJn liim vua, va Irj nird'c hai nSm. Boan 
nhu-dng vi cho con 6ia long, la ong Mac Bang 
Dinh. Ba'y gicr qnan NguySn Gkm (Kim), liii)u la 
(ing 'Kliai MT, l()[) lai nha Le. 

Nam 153:i, la nam Qiif ti, ong- Ti'ang Toiig ui'c vi 
lam vua miriri lam nam ; ni^n lii^u la Nguyen Uoa, 
Nam 1549, la nam Binh vi, ong TningTong tire 
vj lam vua tam nam ; ni^n hif^u la Thuan Binh. 

Nam 1537, la nam Binh ti, dng Anh Tong, li 
clnitdng Thai Tong, lire vi lam vua miroi tarn nam; 
uien hieu la Bai ihru. 

Nam 1372, la nam Nhim fh^n, ong Th^ Tong, \k 
con ong Anh Tong, tire vi lam vna hai amai lam 
nam ; nifin hien IJI Quang llffng. 

Nam 1600, la nam Cauh li, ong Kinh Tong, la 
con ong The Tang, lire v| lam vua miroi chin 
nam ; ni6n hi«u la Than Birc. 

Nam 1618, la nam Ky vj, 6ng ThSn T6ng, la con 

ong Kinh T6ng,tirc vj Um vua hai niiro-i biKn nam; 

niSnhiau li yviihTo. Boannhircrng vi cho con. — 

Ucri vua iv thi nidi gi4ng dao Irong nird-c An Nam. 

Nam 16i'i, la nam Qui vi, ong Chan Tong, 

Si hy. i'. 



- \IV -" 

„ „„„ ,^„K ™.. T«n., I.VC V! ia „ ; 

■^ 111 '11 I't I'liirt/c '1 1HI.I. 
"'N«m"l6*« !•' "»"' *'''" "' ''"'° ''''"^" ■'''"« ''-1 
|4„, vujtiai, m« cd" <ai "1 "'■■°'- """'' '"■•" """'; 
„iS„hl?n!iKliil..liBi.'c. . ,. 

Nam 1663, 1* "»"! (-"" '»'"'• °"S ""y^" T"iii', 
licon 6ng ThSiiTUng, lire vj la.ii vua mu<:,l „,i,„; 
niii.i hiiHi 14 GSnIi Tii. 

N&m 1673, la nam Qui siru, ong Vm Ton;:, ii 
em fiBg Huyi5n Ton^, tiro vi lam vua ba nam ; 
niSn hieii IS Uircrng fiiro. 

Nam (675, U nam At niao, oils "i 'I'""-, la con 
on:,' Thitn Toiig, sinli r-a khi clia da cliol loi, Ui'c . 
vl lam viia dua-: ba miro'i nam ; ni6n liiSu la 
Du'c%Liy6n. 

Nam )70S, la nam .U dAu, onj DCi Tons, la con 
ong Hi Tong, tiro vi Ikni vua hai mircri bdn nam ; 
niSn hi«u la Yinh Thanh. 

Nam 1729, lii nam Ky dau, ong Vinli KlLiinh tiirc 
vi. Ong iy la con nu6i ong Du Tong ; ma bcri ong 
Siy m6 s^c due qnd, thilam vua ba nam, doan chiia 
Trinh Giaag, ciiug goi la Uy Yuo'ng giot di, mk 
chkng CO ni6n hifiu. 

Nam 1732, la nam Nhiim tf, ong ThuSn Tong, 
lii con ong Du Tong, tOro vj 14m vua ba nam ; niSn 
hi6u la Long Dtrc. 

Nam 1738, lii nam .\t mao,6ng \ Tong tire vi lay 
ni«n hieulaVInhlliru.BorJgy thiSn haph4i nliieu sir 
kh«n !4m.0ng V Tong lam vna S nam,doannhu-cfng 
ng«i cho chiiu la ong llii^n Tcjng, con lit- lnoi;li.'u 
14m vilylhi CO y cho thicn ha Aaac binh yen, 



.\iun I7ill, l,i iKiiii lliinh IhAii, oiig llii^ii Torig, 
l.'i eon 6i\s 'I'hiia'ii Turin tir; vi Uni viia brtri miriii 
sail iirim ; iii(!ii hii'ii li Cinh (Kii5ng) IMrng. — lii'ji 
ling a'y Ihi quiVn TAy So-n cISy li!n. . ^ 

Nam 1786, lA nam Binh ngu, ong Chieii Thn'ng, 
111 con ong lUin 'Mug, lire vj ISm viia khOng tlfiy 
lini Tinm. Bonn qiiAn TAySffn chicm \^y ngfli. Ong 
CAiiiu Thiiilg li-a'n sang Hai Minh, ma khi da gia liim 
iniri qna do*?. 

.\ain 1788, la nam Mau tliAn, dug Long Nhirffng 
ciiiem lAy ng6i vna, ciing My Idn Quang Trunir, 
niilxirng minh li hoang do va h'i xi'r Dang Ngoii 
nirffc An Nam niiro-i ba nain. 

Nam 1801, la nam Tin daii, dng CJnh Thinh, la 
con ong Qnans Trung, Um viia; sau lai cii ten 14 
B4o IJu-ng; qna mot it lilu thi ngirm la bgt nia nop 
cho vna Gia Long, thi phii ngu ma phftn thay. 

Nam 1802, la nam Nbani tuSt, ong Gia Long lii-c 
vj la!y tSn hoi'ing de eai Iri cS nircfc An Nam. Khi 
(|uan Tay Sera cai tri nac xir Bang Ngoai, tlii ong 
Gia Long, goi la Ngi^'Sn Anb, cai trj cac xir Bing 
TroDg bai mwm ba nam, Ben sau thi lai cai tri ca 
lurijc An Nam raircfi fam nam. 

Nam 1820, la nam Canh thin, dng l\Iinh Mang 
la coQ dug (lia Long, tiro vi liim vna bai miro'i 
mSt nam. 

Nam 1841, la nam TAn si!ro, ong Tbiiiu Tri, 14 
COD ong Minh Mang, Um vua bSy nam. 

Nam 1848, la nam Mau thin, dng Tir Birc, lu 
ion ong ThiOit Tri, die vi lam vna ba miro-i .■■aii 
ntim. 



- \VI — 

Mm mi, 14 I'"''- *-'"' "'■• '"" '"'■'' "'"' '"■"'! 
l-n,' vin ilSng "8"' ""'"«! ''°'" "'"'^ ""''' """' 
4y, ins Ki'^n I'''"'''" '"'" "' '""' '"'"' ''*"= """ 
iMn^i Ihoi. . 

NSin 1884, la nam Giap than, ong "am Nghi 
tirc vj, Jam vua dang m(>l liSni; doa.. phAi 1)4 thiin. 

Nam 188S, la. iiSm At diu, ong nflng Kliinh 
lire vl lam vua nam nam. 

Nam 1889,14 nam Ky sCrii, ong Tlianli Thai hVo 



S6 cic Chua nliii Nguv5n tri cac xli' 
D;my Tfong. 

Nam ttiOO, la nam Canh ti, ong Nguyfcn Tien 
Vu-ong tu-o vj. 6ng iSy la con 6ng Nguyen Kim Ifip 
lai nhi'i Li. Khi ditii Ihi goi la Doan C6ng hay la 
NguySn Hoang, vS lam quan Iran ma tlioi. Bgn sau 
nhi L6 tnoi phoiig viro-ng cho cai tri cie xi'r Bang 
Ti-ong mircfi hon nam. 

Nam 1614, lii nam Gitip Han , flng Te [ Siii ) 
Vurcfng, lacon ong Ti6n Yirong, lire vl lam chiia 
hai miroi m6l nSm. 

Nam I63S, la nam At hoi, ong Thircrng Vurang, 
la con 6ng TS Vu-ffng, lire vi lam ehua 14 nam. 

.\a,m 1649, la nam Ky sfru, Ong Ilifin Virong, la 
con 6iig Thu-rj-ng Vtrnng, ISn ISm chiia 37 nam- 

N4m 1686, \k nam Cinh dSn, ong Viin Vtrffng, 
14 eon ong HiSu Virtfog, 16n lira chua 6 nam. 

NSm 1692, 14 nam NhOni iliiln,angMinh Virffugi 
U con ong Van Vacrng, len lam chiia 32 niim. 



— XVII — 

Nam 1724, ia nam liia|) tlihi, Hire Ninh \'ir<iiig, 
la con dug Millh Vircrni;, lii'c vi h'lm oljl'iii Ki niim. 

Nam 1737, la nam Hjnh Ij, Birc llicu Vfi Virang, 
la con Di'ro Ninh Viro-ng, len lam chiia 28 tiSln. 

-N'flra 1765, lii niim At ilau, Bif Thirwng lloin"' 
( Cling la lluu Vu-<rng ) lire vi lam cliiia )2 nara: 
(loan r|uan Tay Scrn giSt di. 

Nam 1777, la nam Dinh dau, ong- lloing Ton, ia 
con ong Bii-c Mu (Mac), lire vi ISo ISin cluia Ihay vi 
ting Hue V'lrcrng. Song cliang klioi bao Iftn pliji 
quan Tay So-n Kit ma giSt di. 

Ong Hoing TOn diet r6i, dong dSi nh4 NguyBn 
giin mitt di, Ihi ong NguySn Anh liirc vj. Khi ddu thi 
cai ciic xir Bang Trong raii thoi. BS'n nam 1802, \k 
nam Nham tuSfl, ihi lam vua cai cA va niro'c An 
Nam, va \S.y len Gia Long. Tvr S.y ve sail trong nird-c 
An i\am chang con cliiia nira, c6 Ifln vua ma llioi. 

So cac ChiJa nha Trinh cai tr.i cac xi'r 
Bang Ngoai. 

Nam 1545, li nam At Ij, ong Tijnh Kiiin, la 
ri ongNguySn Kim llu-ng quilJc cong, lam llffng 
qii«'c cflng 23 nam, Khi cliifl rSi thi ra(Ji phong 

VUO-llg, ' 

Nam 1570, la nam Canli ngii, ong Trjnh Tong, 
la con ong Ti|nli Kiim, n(3i quo-n cha. Vdy nam 
1398, la nam Man tuiJt, nli4 Le phong vu-ffng oho 
ong ity, cCmg goi la An QuOo Vu-crng. Ngu-6-i h'lm 
chua 25 nam. Tir itj vi? sau nln\ Ti-jnli ind-j ISy Ifn 
cliiia. 



N.iiii ua.i, lii iiiiiM oiii ii!<i, oiiK ■rjiiii, •[,„„:■, ,,,„ 

li Tluiiili W" Vu-irii).', I;nn ihiin 28 Tjiim. 

N5ni IKJ), hi "lim Tnn mflo, oris Tr|nli Tlisr.j,,, 
l.i T.ljafliili Viri/iii:, lii'c v| h'lin i hi'iii 22 nfirn, 

N,rin tUT.i, l/ii.il"iUuisuir,iMi'; Tr|nli CafiB, j.,; 
i;i ilinli Nam Vircriifj', tiir', vj liiiii i;linii a.'i riSm. -_ 
lli'ri ity die vuii nli4 LA cijii quycri li| iiiri/c; son^ 
ongTrlnli Catis^ cIiumd lily moi qiiyeii |ilii''p, v.'i lly 
t(>n nhii l-t> li'im iji(':n Ilinli rii;'i thoi. dm n.oi sirkbac 
tbi jiiiic clii'ia Tiiuli (ijllh iii)u. Vila tlii bir*! sir Sti 
iirtil^% cliffi bu-i, ibriVng nhan n^ao dii ni4 Ihrti. 

Nfira 1708, III nam Mftu ti, fljig Trjnh Cireoc 
hiOu III Yt>n fto Viro'ii?^, U cliiiu dnj: Bjnh Nam 
Vircrng, ti'rc vj l.^m chua 25 nilm. 

Nam ClSilJiniim OuisCrii, ijng Trjnh r.iangjpoi 
Uy (Oai) vircfiig, lire vj lain chi'm 16 nfim. 

Niim 1749, la nam Kj tj, oiig Trjnh Dinh, goi |> 
Minh B(i ViTOTig, tire vi l-im chua 17 nam. 

Nilm 1706, I4iiamliinliliiilt,ung Trjnh Slim, goi 
UTjuh Da Vu-orn/j,lu-c vj lim chi'ia 15 nam. 

NSm 1781 , 14 nam Tiln siVu, flng Trinli t'.ioi lih; 
vj lam chua 4 nam. 

Nam 1785, la nam At li , ong Trjnh Phiins lire v| 
am chiia, ,4 ft lAu sau Inan nguy cnni; nba U.nii 
Hull tivln ci'ini; hi.'ii rli rmtl. 



sir K^ 1>AI NAiVI VIET 



piiAN Tiir Murr. 

DoAX TiCH Ti- Hjeu VO Vu'o-ng oho ben 
Kill B(>c Thay Vero ve ma xin vua 
NU-crc Phalangsa giCp nha NquySn 

PHUC QUOC. 



DOAN THtrNHLrr. 

lliiHi Vu Vu'ong (1737-1765). 

llieu Vu Vircmg thudc ve nhii Ngmjiin, ci'ir/g hi 
con ong Ninh Vircrng, liim chim cai \r\ ciic xi'r 
B;ing Irong 28 nam Iron, la tiV nam i737 cho dtfn 
nam ITS."), la tii- 1 am Binli ti cho den nam At dSu, 
cCing lii tir Vinh Hiru lam niSn cho den L8 Cinh 
Hirug nhj Ihap luo nien.(Khi Sy nha Le dang liim 
vua cai tri ci v4 niri>c An Narn, qiien 6- ncri goi la 
Thilng Long Thanh, ma Le CAnh llirnj 14m vua tri 
4G nam, la liV nSm 1740 cho A&a nam 1786. CJnh 
Hu-ng thSng ha, doan thi Chieu Thtfng (*c vj cdng 
cu- lay ni6n hiSu C3nh Hu-ng. ) 



III,.,,, VYi V,r.rns K'lS '•'": •".'; ''"''" 
„,riri' An N""i. 



on" lii"i Vn Vti-o-.ig Ja sinh la mm sir I<1,«„ 
kiui loan lac, va lim cho ..ir.io An Nam m4c pliili 
trWu nguv Tdy Sffn ; vi ong Sy pliin llir song la„, 
pliSn Ibi doc du- li'ini klioii cho ugircH la quil IP, 
cliSug ci> ai llioat lUiAi tay vua iiily. Ong Sy cd 
ltms°ham ciing xft'u tiiili not, do den doi liS 
biSUii to ci5a gi, hay la sin vftt gl qni trong, 
nlnr cho, ngira, chim , virarn , hay la hoa qiij, cay 
c3i, nhir cam, quit, mil, h6ng, cung nhO-ng 
giffng khac IhJSy, hay la vcf con dep dS xinh ttfl, 
thi cir(J|) Wy, cung bit nOp nhirng cfla trong vat 
laJy nfl-a. Oia ai cr xa IhS nao cung phii lo mi 
dira denno-i. Co nhi^n Un vi xa dang, cliira kip 
den ncri ma cac- giO'ng vRt f^'y, va cac giong hoa 
qui chet di hay la hir dl , tlli bdt lim kiem lai 
cho CO nhi^u hffn. liSng chSng kigm dflng vi 
boiic da qua miia, hay la bo-i khd kiem lim, thi 
phii don, phai g6ng, phii b6 vio nguc, cung 
phii moitnhi^Li cua, r("Ji mtfi khoi toi . Con cac vice 
quan niing ne Vii Vu-ffiig bit ngircyi ta cliin , thi 
ching bigt diu ma kJ cho.xif!t dang. Cho nSn 
thii>n ha klion nan cay ding, vi 6ng Siy ching 
bigt thu-ong, mot ygu minh ma thoi , vi chi muij'n 
cho ngircfi la doi khat khfl'n cure hgtthiyr vi Vu 
ViTcrng an ,'t th6 !ty n6n ching con phep tic gi. 
I'rong nhl mrifc cac quan mufl'n lam sao Ihi lam , 
ai nSy cung bit chu-oc Vu Viroog mii hie'p din sij'. 



iimi rata dug jVy iiiij sAa due, ra iihir cliAng cotj 
tiiili loM ni^iriVi, cli;Ui^ nlnrris^ \k en nhithi vrr ki' 
cfii5n;: xi(V,, lai oiiri^' iity con v;'i chi c'li I.^ni v(/, 
ni;'i dji sinli ii]li<1ii con hlni. ^ 



0ns iiy lai ghet dao Ciioh i':6ng, nfin da cim dao 
Ihili Mgliiim. Oilc lliay cil hU luan Tdy Nam di'u 
pliAi an iniull liy 14m, Cdc nhk tho' da pitdi li'iut ha 
hi'i.CacbAiulaokhongdani liiCp lai dockinlixem 
15 nu-a. Yi cac quan thjy ai c6 dao , Ihi bSt ktioii qua 
xui't giao Cling lay ma qui but thdr, ; bSng chSng 
chiu Ihi ph4i bao phong gia tii , cung phSi don hay 
la b6 vac ngiic. Songching luanxfr til- mS.y ngu-o-; 
vidao; c6 niSm ba ngu-di cht^ng chin b6 dao thi 
day giam cho chgt do! , con ki khac thi phai khao 
tru-crng, hay la lam no tt tron do-i. Vfty nhfrng ki 
da pbii luan Ihe &y vi dao, thi chjng c6 bao nhifiu 
song nhii-ng kS khoa qua xuitt giao thi nhiiluho'n 
bOi phSn. Cling c6 uhiSu ki khi dfiu thi ra dHa sot 
sSng s&n long chiu kho vi dao; ddu quan iibi lam 
sao, hay li Ira klulo tliu nao, cung cliiig chiu ba 
dao. Nhirng ma bfri chang chcim tu'c lhi,mA lai phii 
nhiilu sir kh6 sit lau dai, thi diin dan nga long mi 
xuEit giao. 

3.-\Ti Vu-ons Inn rjiirlng- Vr, l;,,,, ()„„„ |.i,„„ n,;-. r||„ f,(,.c Mil. 

Con dSn long IliSu Vu Vu-ong, tSii hi llii-c !»Iu 
(M",if),cu nut na cflng khiic tinh clia litm . M ai 



- K ' 

.|„.„ o„K .ly 111'""" »'"'"■ l'''""'li"li, liav 

;,''','I;,K'dan vaco nll.r" il "•'■;'"'' '^''■■"■''"K '!& d4l lim 

L ;„„B. Cbiing l»'y »"K '"i-« '^'" 4"" J'"' I'M 

„„;.iria,lS',nM cwi tn,i, ten \h lloin^ Ton, ,„;■ il„-,i. 

,■„„ lllii- li«i ""K VO Vt'^'S- !■«" '•' ''''^*"S Vf,, 

HiAri- l<li.lc li'il' ol'" '" '""' "'"'■"■ ''■""''' '"' "" 

,',ii'„ «v CO m6t Jira ooii liul '■inli ilflng nliiSu con 

l,.„°; Iroiig nliiTng con Irai ity.thi con lliiV b»i, 

l,>n 'h'l nrrc lluanj; NgiiySi] Ailh, c6 ■lajjli lifing, vl 

,Ii<il sail diri/c ii«i doiJS oung tiJn 16n lam vua goi 

la (lia Long. 

Vly bai ang Ui'rc Mu la con cISii long da quadwi, 
Ihi liicu Vic Vircms datcon tliii- liai, la Chir^ng Vn, 
li'im B6ng cung d6 sau lini olu'ia thay vi minh.Cic 
(|uari pi"ing <A vi dan da bift sir 4;, Ibi ai ai cOng 
lieu tin Ibll sau Ong Sy s6 nOi qutfn cha. Illf-u Vli 
Yiro'iig If^y em lam vtfj va da sinli dang mot con Irai 
li lloang Thirg'ng. Vil Virang yen Hoitng Thirorng 
cdcli ri6ng, vii c6 y cho ICo ISm cliua ; song da dal 
ong Chir^ng V(i lam Bong cong r<5i ,ma ce\ v.t tri^u 
dlnh di<u Ihuan hCl. 

h. - Vil Viro'njl lliiriti iiiira riifi lijii Hoiing Thn-.Tn}i !t'n njjui. 

Nlioii vl sir ay, nam 1763, lA nam CAnli Ilirng nlij 
tlilp lucniSn ciiDg U nam At dau.Vu VirongcbSng 
diim lir ongClnriSrng Vn li'i tirong;soag \v&\ cho hai 
i"'ngM"»nilaiili!lndihilri«umarSng:..BaogiCTmiiili 
" quadiVi r4i,i|,i ,,|„\i ]„ n,,,, ^1,^ H,;,;„,„ Thirtrng li>n 

"I'"" "la. ,. ||,„ ,,„„„ r,j. |,-(j, ,1-j, ^^ |..,|„ „„y„g 

l«m. \on da \w\ ,•,„» ,i'y a (r,- i^i,;',,, c,-,„g „,e » ■ 



urmg, cho'i Ijo'i, xi-'iii li-f) xem hut, cung lijitri siltl 
liiin ; cho nfin ciic quail fly 06 y tim j'r.h ri6n^ minh 
\i Mil ItiiU oa^ lloiing Tlnrtrno- ni^ cliai dtfi tam 
viiy, thi s(~ ci'i l(*n la chi'ia ma tli6i, cuiil^HVn Hit- 
clii Ihi liii miilh. Bu-i vily, liai I'log riy ban U'nh 
viii nliau ina la|» niut ptie kin, vjYcir 16-i Yu Vtrffn°- 
ma siiip ciiii Hoimg Thircrng. Rao nhiflu quan 
tlu'in? Iiiep niOl long mot y vffi minh, hay la c6 y 
Liiih oiigr.hiro-iig Vfi, (hllimleno le Ida mabSllOi 
cAf chirc; U Ihi phiigiam,c6 ki pliAl ch«l chem. 
Khi cMu hai 6ng fty chira dam Ml tai ODg Chiro-ng 
Vfl ; song cfing c6 j (lir n.a canh giir mm. [lai ong 
ay (la lap phc manh Wni, khongconai damchijng 
lia, vi chinh minh Ilipu Vfi Viro'ng da b;iy cho. 



BOAIN THir HAI. 

Hue Vu-o-nt; ( 1765-1777).-- Houiio- 

Ton (1777), 

I . - Ong llu(' (llnO.) Viioii!; liic ri. 

Ong llicu Vii VlTo-llg chft ngi nam i'y (1763), la 
nSm Cinli Hirng ohi Ihap lijc ni«n; doan hai quan 
lo-n phong vircmg cho Hoang Tluro-ng cdng dat \k 
Ilu* Vu-o-ng. Cin 6ng Chirffng Vu, IScha Birc HoJng 
NguySn Anh, thi phji gi.im (rong nguc; qua nam 
hi lliiing da ph4i binh ma chSt Iroag iiy. Cho nen 
CO kJ nghi rftug: da phAi thurtc doc. Lai c6 ki-nghi 
rangphii mft. Khi Jy Ngiiyi%, Anh m.i-i njn ba 
ln6i ma thai, (inf,, (;i„pa.„s vu r.-.n ,!,'■ Lii iiai .m 



i; — 



VAV 6n, lU..; V.rcr„K c.u t.^ luA, .n» .n,^ chm b„, 
V, ,f, tiu ve.n Imt, »li4"S W6l B> *'" v?cn ha nu-./c, 
■,r,iaJ'llfc.isvrn,acquan.ri.1utMnmall,„,. 

Tron- hai6ngcladalng«-*.l«" 14m dma, tl„ 
,6 mdCw'in chiSm lity quyS" l'''n' '^""S g™ 14 
„,Ab/„; ma ra nlm- bmi v„a; cho n«n dttn su- 
„hii UlHla na.. qud lio-n ^i Ili«" Vii Vu-./nK nhiCu 
phtn liai <1t' J'l" '^^'^ 4"i»". '"i" '''■^" ^'f' "' ''' ''''" 
no chdi. cli.'.og chlu dtro-c nira. Moi ncri dCu lu 
lap mi lam "Kuy- Ouan qudc plio thSy vay tl.i ISy 
lim lo ; mi boi tin ong Chir*ng Van, nfin sai ong 
Jy di mi dep loan. Ong CliirAng Van, dgn dan thi 
cac quan ciing thifin ha riro'c vi th«t dai troog the, 
vi ong ity CO danh ti«ng nho-n dire vi hay thu-wng 
dan chiiig kem dag BiJc Mu. Cttng c6 nhiSci U lo 
mm ke cho dang dat or.g iv ICn lam chua Ihay vi 
6ng UgS Viro-ng. 

^2.— Oiii^ Miaf lo iiiim (-liu uiifi (llili-ong- V;iii It'll li'i'ii via. 

Trong ohiriig ke phuc ong Churifng Van vigiuc 
ong Sy ISn lam vuii, Ihi iilliil li ong Nhac, la ngircri 
sir Qui Nho'n. Nguyen ti-iry-c li tirdng kS cirop 
cung hay ccr bac Idui, song bao dan gan dam vi 
lot tri kh6n kheo liim cac viSc. Ong Sy lim dSy lo- 
bSii ha fifing ong Cliuo'ng Van ; nhirng that long 
men thiy, cing chl lim liijt si'rc cho dang giiip Ifin 
bic cao. Song 6ng Chiro-ng Van chSng nghe, mot 
gin- long li'ung vffi ong Hut! Viro'ng mi tbOi. 

Vay Ong Nhac lily ten ong Chirong Van mi viiH 



Iha cho iiSiii ba ony <|niio In6i., d.^ rh Ihco ininli 
ni« (liiiili iluO Vu-o-ii?-. I'ins M"ic ngiV IS [ilio fjng 
«;■ CO long v(/i oiiK Cluro-rig Van, v!i siin lung bo 
ong qii&ph6cri..s ong llu.) Vtroiig. Nfcrng mil 
pha 6ug i(y chiiiig liiSt vii)c se ra IJini sao, llii Ifly 
lam set mil chSni ai cliui liji; lai ciio 6ng Chvro-ng 
Van Urn nguy. Vay klii ong Chiro-ng Van da l)';u 
Ciio viiSc di)n vi'ra r6i, ma oliSng biet ong Nhao lo 
miru chu-d-c ih^^ nao, thi v(5 Phi'i Xufln, liSn ph&i 
b6 vSo nguo. Vi chirng Irong tri^ii ai ai ciing tin 
ang Sy toan lam nguy. Diu ong 8iy noi lam sao ma 
chira minh, thi qin5c pho cung cliang nghe. 

(^)ua liainam, C() do'ii ha kia qiien ra vao tiiiiig 
ijgucoTig Chu'crng Van pliiii giani, lu mirn cbo ong 
Sy trSn di dang, Klii dSii Ihi vSo kn minh trong 
chua kia, ma cac sir c6 long Ihu-trng thi giS'u di 
cung nudi da lAii. Bijn san ong qudc ))li6 Urn biit 
dang llii da Iriin nircfc di. 

:). -Ousr Miijc diiy loiiir, 

Ivlii flng Miac Ihay thiiy minh, la ong Chircrng 
Van, phai 1)6 \ko nguo liirn vly, thi [iia hop vdi 
anh em, ciing nhilu ngircri anh em ban hfl-u it xijr 
QuiXho-n, uia lam giac. iNguy6n quin Sy khi di 
iin cird-p Ihi da quen hn minh trtn niii kia, & hudng 
tay xa Qui Nho'n; n6n da goi quSn iiy hi quiln Tdi/ 
Smi. Vay ong Nhau da biei thiSn ha chSng phijc 
■ ong IIu6 Virong, cung ghijt ong quSc phd; ugirori 
li.ii CO y dci ngiroi ta Ihco minh, tlii trAch Ong IluO 
Vircrng chdng phAi lit vua chinh, vi li con vo- nion. 



- - R — 
Wv M,i inwr. uw^ Hire Mi), liim li»"(t l^i'i'c, ';!■" 
n,Mi "112 Mnung Ton lii vua chinlr. Nhmre bilny mg 
IloSng TSn cliJng dirffr lini vu», llii con cA Aug 
i;hu-iVn^/Rn. Ong- Mmc lai xiriis rSug: " Minh 
(1 riling CO y diinli gi«o m" 'i"' '<^'' ''■''•"8 'Ji^". mol 
„ CO V cv'ni ISfy vuh chi'nli iiii thSi . » — Clio 
ni!n bao nhiSu qnAn k!'. cirffp cung quiln Nio 
o xir Qui Niufn,d(3ii nhAn oijg Miac ISm lining. 
Vaylnrffc hC'l, qiilln Sy bSl dircrc quan IrSn i iinu' 
Ciic q'uiln liiimh Qai Nho-n , vk Cffl chiVc ma \Ky 16 
ring: « ChSng Co long tnmg vrji vua cbinli, 
« Cling chSng co long Ihirffng dsln; « — Ngiroi b 
Uiiiy lira vay Ihi mirn;; liSm , vi ngiV quiln ay lliSl 
long ci'rn giup lloiing Ton hay lii f'ngChirffng Van. 
Lai cting c6 y tiong clio sau n,ly ra nhc vice quan, 
nfin dua nhau thoo png Nhac. Yly ching- khui bao 
liu da IhSm dirffc iihi^u quln 14m. iSliu'ng qui1n 
Knh Bang Ngoiii gifr Ifl'y xir 0"4ngNam, ci'ing goi 
la .viT Cham, Ihi ong iShac dn6i ra li^t: doan Ibi 
deni xi'r Qu^ng Nam ve xir Qui iNhcrn, vii cir vice 
danh piac m(*it ngay mot thiing. — Ay la goe i-'iac 
Tay So'n tlii lam viLy. 

i . - Miii Ti-iiili van Hani; Troiii; Imiii lii; lliir- 

Klii S.\ din sir ni6l ngSy mot khein eire, vl ong 
queic pho biit viee qunn cnng li-c hiop qua li', 
chSna ai chiu dircfc uira. Cho nta, niSm mi, la 
nam Cinh llirng tarn thftp ngu ni6n , cung la nam 
Giiipngii, Ihicac quan cWiig tinli vdi nhau mi sai 
ki d«n viri ong Ti.,,,!, Su,„ ^ i,, ^i,,;,;, ,.j,i Biug Ngoai, 



I'.iic qua I cnll^' ban ihi> linli Hi'ing' Ngi.ai diing 
viio trong Hui'. Ong- Tjnh B*i Vu-wml: cMng ira 
BangTrong 14 h»o nhiiSii, dm tifin khi 4(jo-c dj[> 
mii vao ISy sir Sy Ihi nurnglSui, ciing loan deni 
din sir quan qiiiln viio Bilng Trong. 

D3n iJ<in^; Ti'on;: ti-ong cho dircrc niiff, llii ciing 
My 1401 mtrng. Song bS-i 6ng Trinh Sum cbira 
bi^'t to on;.: qntSc pho kiion n::oan v4 c6 tai dfinh 
giac th^ nao, nen ch&ns dam My sire h.ri: ma danh 
vitfi'i, mOt lap niiru liS' cbo dd bat ong 3'y cfik Ihoi. 
Khi dfin tin d6n ti'^ng ra cho-chiia llin; Vircrng, 
ciing ca vii dan Biing TroH'; hay rang : " CbSng c6 
(' vi^c gi mil SO", vi chdng c6 y den danh giac lam 
« chi, mot f'6 y den ciru giiip d^n cbo khdi phai 
" ong quSc pho bii hiep, va iam lih6'n den n8i jiy' 
« ma thoi. >' ,\girdi lai viet tbcr mh Irach ong Hue 
Vircrng nhi^u deu nang ISni, vi minh la obiia cai 
tij.nirffc, ma cbing biet ding thirwng dSn, lai 
di cho ong qufic pho lam khOn diln diin noi S!y, 
tbi cSm 111 deu rait xS,i h6 ISra. Vay nSu c6 mudn 
cho ySn vice, (hi phAi nop quan qnilc pbo ; doan 
SI! giao hoa vua'i nbau, mij minh se tro' \i Bang 
Nfioai lu-c thi. 

Ong Una Viro-ng ngho lam viy, thi kinh kbicp 
biji rSi, vi it 111 kh«n, chftng biiSt dang lo vice gi, 
m6tbif(tcbo-i bcri mil thfti. Vii lai ngiroi dii biet 
lA cAc quan rung c4 vii dan dft sftn long noi cong, 
va trcf lai ciiug quSn Bang Ngofti ma pbSn minl|, 
thi ciing so- hrd b.rn nira, Nhffll vi sir iVy, Ilui) 
VlTO'llg hoi IriiSu dinli lai liiii ban vhV; ay.. IWy ghV 



— 1(1 - 

aiai ,1,'iiiMii;; hhn ni"p: /''"" "»' '"','/ </ntic ,,/„; 
c/mi/fn nltcl .nr&c. - iMnrns ma <|.iAn Dang Ngoai 
duwc (|i.an <\aCk pho llii HhII .lai ciich licli s.r; vi 

hfti' diHTity tis 'h'"'"^ "''"^ ""■ '^'"'" ''""S 'If'"!? 

(,ln, cho n8n qiiAn BSng Ngoiii bigt Uf"];? inr,! siri 
iy 'vily Trinh Sum dein qiiSri viio Bariu' Tioiig p|,„ 
(lun gS'ii tbanli ""'-*' '^''' S' "i>y tli'i''!' i'')'. »i iliiiii, 
Dang Ti'ong lift li-'"i 'li lia''- 

:. .— lluO Vimny Iron \;'io Diniii ^ai. 

Khi llui} Ylro-ng hii't m'nill da mSc lira, tW cliSng 
hlet lam san liay la cay al nira. Non ong iVy dem 
mi; cung anli era clil em, con chiUi, »a qiiaii quSii 
b6 thanli Hul? mi xufl'ng laii Irfln vao B6ng Nai. 
Trong cac cliaii Sy c6 ong Hoang Ton la con Birc 
Mu, vii NguySn Anli, la con ong Chirfrng Vu. Ong 
lloing Ton da nSn miroi liai lucM, nia ong NguySn 
Anh thi m(ti chin In6i. Khi \'na vio trong f£y, Ihi 
klio den ncfi Itni, vi qu^n T^y Stfn da cam cac 
cira bi^n ; nSn cung c6 liic vua ph&i ^n minli ma 
di hi). 

Khi Jy 6ng Didaco, la ngircri ben lAy, ciing lii 
Ihiy c4 dongonglhanh l'hanxico,gi4ng dao trong 
Bdng Nai, da IS,p nhil tai I4ng Cliff Qiian. Ong llu?' 
Wong thirong ong Sy Ijm, da nglie ngirdi co tii 
nang klii'in ngoan, ben dat liiro 'quao Ion (long 
B(5hg Nai. Clio n6n ong Sy c6 Ihan the da sin 
dirtrc vua phA chl'cSm dao dcri Ilieu Vu Virong 
da la lihi tru-(>c. liai vily ciic b(jn dao Bang Trong 
diro-c bSng yiin v6 sir. 



II, -Ihir I'liay Vi'Til (iVIjif il'Ailraji ) i|iia liiii Mhi luf, iilj;'. 
iruiVnft l;ii Oin 'flitr. 



Cling mot klii iiy CO Bi'rc Tliay V6r'6 nio-i dr^n Hii 
'!6ii. NgiTtfi da dime s.1c T6;i Tliiinh dal lam Giain 
nine plio Ding Ti'oiig-; song chira cbiu chijrc G'\Am 
Inuc. NgLrcri ciing dllfn chdu-,thi vua thct dai trong 
Ihi^ Ijch sir ; ngirai cfing lani quen vtri vua ciing 
ctic qiian. Ch4ng khfti lifio I8u, Rirc ThSy VSro 
pliai sarigbSii Cso Men, co y dam hoc tro sang vJ 
lap nhil triro-cig gin ho C^n Tho-. Ngircri lay no'i 
a'y lam lion cho iioc Ir6, phdn thi vi c6 nhigu h6n 
dao (! \ung ffuanh, pliiSn tlii vi td't lihi, tot nird-c, 
tr")t dtit, v;i dS sAm sira cao d6 an mac ho'n trong 
B6ng Nai. ' 

Thuo-«y, liong lio Can The', c6 hai thSy dong . 
')ng thSnh Phanxico, la dng be trSn Gioang, v4 
ong Gioang IhiSn ba dat tfin \k lii-a, vi nong tinh. 
Ca hai ngirori &■ nird-c Italia mk sang giAng dao 
ti'ong na&e An Nam; ma dijrc Giam muo trird-c 
CO y cho dehoa lhuan,thi da cho pha thSy Sy xera 
soc dia phan ri«ng. Nhtrng ma pho thay Sy cbing 
chiu luy Giam muo trong mpi sir nhir eac IhSy 
cl khac. BSy gid hai thfiy % cA long v6 phep 
mi luln phat Bi'rc Thiy V«r6 phSi va cSt phep ; , 
khSng cho liim vi6c b6n phan, vi rSng: « ngiro-i 
dem hoc tro den vi lap nha tririVng trong d!a phan 
minh, thi la nhiT eirdp lity quc>n phep minh. .. 
Mai Ong S.y t, liim vay \k dfiu ISi cit thS ISm, song 
le Dire ThSyV^ro 14m thinh. 



12 

VOy vuhUoMSii «■■ l"^^' kinh iJ'ic lliiiy M;rt 
cmli viing niA vtr&c Irong tlift, «a Ij.m ,1/lt ilA |jp 
„|„', ,V vi nhti imitm l''""g '".' '"''" ' ^"'- ^'"■' lim 
vfly effing [ili.^i cii y mitri sir ili.io <luu, mi>l c<i y 
niirV phdn di/i mi IMi- VI chirng vua nshl tSng: 
" Uiia giani rni.ic 6 dilii Ihi wing cd niiiiju liAiidai. 
Hans TroDg Ihuo (16. Mil lai cilc Ang T4y l.)|) nh^ 
I rung ninJc Cao M«n thi (16 lii!ii cho cilc lau lay 
sung biioii ban, va minh sC fltritc, liri. '• Tliil kl'i 
tly oiic bin (tao Udng Nai ch^ng iliTi/o ySn, vl giac 
gii c4 Ihi lira, cho nOn kd trtfn -iang bfil! Cao Win 
Ibi J(<^ chSng xiet. 

Song Cao M(in ch^ng dirffc binh vGn bao lau, 
vl anh em qtiantrjlin xirBa Thuc Itim nguyjthibinh 
ra xun xao loan lac trong ca va iiiro'e. Quiln giSc 
ity pha pli4cli Cling an cir(Jpnh4 Irirffng BircTh% 
VSrO da lap, nSii mitt hi'l ram sir; lai c6 bfin ngircri 
hoc tro phiii lay mi gict. Trong nbitng ngtrori Jy 
Ihi c(i mOl thSy c(i chirc ggi lii thSy gia NhiSo, ifui 
I' Bimg NgoJi. va lai qiiln giac c6 y bSl doro ba, 
congiSi; n(>n c6 b4y ngirai nhi phirirc pbai chSt, 
vi ching ohiu di cho no lam sir quSy qua. 

(.— GiAc 'IViy Sou ci'iiig iigay ciinfi llimu. — Liiy ditag \u 
Bong iSai. 

Khi ay cA Mi nir(>c Au Nam phii khfin kbo ISm, 
VI ilfln dooflrigc6gi.7cgia loan lac. U» quanPang 
Ngoii da lily ding giir xir Quing Tri, Ouang Nam 
villus mac l6ng,song cung chiradang v^n, vi 
phi, danh vii'i qnan Tiy San, mk khi thi n<>' Ihua, 



„ i:) - 

kill till no ditii^. Il'lii D;iii^- Tron^ till plini; (ni.lii 
P^ngNgoii, vi ch5i)g' iiiif. vu)c cfuan la bao iihirii 
cung liay thircfiig' ilAn^laikhi do! kliAt tlij phut 
gao liiacho dfiii. C'ic b6n dao cinq; danf? umx hern 
nira, vi quan tr^n 'xiv fiinh Cut va On^ng Nam vk 
Hue CO dao; lai quan dai tirffng quftn, goi la quan 
Qu6c Lao, cai rac quAn Bang Ngoai, cung c6 dao 
nfra. Ong c(y quen 6" trong-th&nh Hoi V6n ; con cac 
xir khaCjtir Hue clio den g^'n Bdng Nai, Ihi thufic 
ve quan Tdy So'ii het, 

fjtie Vtrffng cung da sal nhieu quan quAn ma 
danh vdi quftn TAy San. 6ng NguySn Anh khi 
Sy di!u mffi nSn mircfi ba hay IS mu-ofi bd'n tu6i 
mii thai, ma vua cung da dat lam quan cai quSn 
danli giac. Khi d^u ra nhir hai bSn bln^ nhau; 
song le dan dSn qusln Tay So:n dang Mn ck Ih^ 
va liiy dans cac xir. Nam 1776, cung h'l nam 
Binh IhAn, CSnh Ilirng tam thap that ni«n, thi 
quiln «y cung la'y dang cA xiir Bfing Nai, va bSt 
dang 6ng IToang Ton nira. C6n Hue Vucng 
va ong NgnySn Anh cung cac quan thi 5n minh 
noi no iio'i kia, hay la tron sang ben Cao Men. 
Ouin Tiy So-n rhtag nhfrng ia cbang giet flng 
Hoing T6n, mi lai to long kinh va tbiet dai trong 
ihh. Khi no ISy dang xir Bing Nai, cung 1% dang 
lau ddy nhiing vjng bac cung nhfrng cua khac 
doan, thi clio- vg Qui Nho'o, lai dam ong Hoang 
Ton vi vo-i no nfra ; va dat quaii quAii gifr Ifl'y cao 
Ihanh va cac xiV no da l«y dang. 

Quan Bang Nsoiii bSt dang quan qudc phci, va 
nhtr ong Hv ma Wy dang cac xur fiing Trong. Khi 



(4 

,l,.iii i^nsi M'"^'' I''"' '"" "'""■ ""' '" "'"' ''''" "'■ '■'"'■ 
III) kluliiK "i i'liii 'W" r' '^T« ^^''> '"'J* *>■; '"* '"»' 
vuii U Cicili lliniK '■i'iii« Hi« dili ftng «y c4ch l|ch 
sir. Nfln/i ciHi stfng IHu nam liitlli yl>n vo nr; 
son« cliAiif? C('ill chii'i; liivrc; flL 

Trotis Uiliii? N"ii t'" II"') Vu-ffns nlji/ viia (i,i. 
I\l(5ii vJi ijimll iritn llj'i Ti«n gii'ip, uiiiig IA|i diing 
Mliiiiu biiili m(fi Hill duAi liiiili Tdy S(rn ra Wi.'ii xi'r 
Uuiig Nai, v4 lily lai ci vi'i xu-liy. 

OngNhric, la Immg TSy Stru, (m y Iriy luiifj-din, 
llil klioe liaiili ring: « lluO Viicrns chSog ph4i li 
vutt clifoli; iiiinb (ui y d^nl) gij;ir, cho daiifj f^iup 
ollg HoAiijj TOii Kt vua cliillh ina thoi. » Va lai, 
oiig Nhac dui ^^ con cho llo<ing T6n, Ihi ong 
lloUng Ton sinli long budn birc Mm, vi niioh la 
dong: d5i vua mii phM IK\ con tirdng k^ cirtfp, 
thiU \k xSu hi iifian trung. Song ngirffi cung chju 
vily, Ho lit cMi thi phAi diet ching Wi6i. BS 
ngoai tbi 4ng Nhac cling to ra I6ni{ kinh ong 
lloing Tan; iihirng nna thit ching <ti cho ngirffi 
quo'i) phdp gi, n6n ra nhir ph4i giam vjy, va nwi 
sir lai ong N'hao hul. 

^. - i:af 'lu-.m Itlji ring lloang Ton. 

Uiig lloiing Ton tha'y (6 tirjng quAn TAv Saa lAy 
t«n minh mil lira die dAn, c6 y cho raii.h'dang ich 
n«ng niA lliiii ; khi ds dirffo via'c r6i, thl se bo hay 1* 
gifit minb chSng sai : o«n da ien xiltfng thuvM ma 
IrSn vAo BiJng Nai v^ cting lln* Virong. & do cac 
quan phucong Sy ISm, vi ugirW kh<»u nsoan 



— i;i — 

thirmig Iri, vi'i hiiy Ihirang ilAu; cua 6ng llui 
.Vtro-n^ thi rrfc (jiian da chiin r*5i, vi ohAng hiffl 
ddng In viLic gi; ma lai cWii (jliAi loan kc khtfn 
kilo Ili4 nao, thi iflng lo mOl sir clioi bm,^m tro 
xeni hat mk Ihoi. BiJi vSly co nhi&a ngiro-i t6 ra 
loDg di dual 6n^ Hue \\Tang- ca.: qiian cung chia 
lam hai plie. Phe dang hori Ihi dat ong Hoaiig Ton 
lam vua ma dat tSn la Thai Hoang Be.vi c6 y lira 
ong Hue Viro-ng; con ptie truna- vd-j 6ng Sy ihl it 
liim . Ong IIuS Virorng hiia y thi ti-ky sang Ha Ti«n , 
d4 ong Hoang Tan va ong iNguySn Anil & lai B6ng 
Nai. 

9. — Nhu-n^ sti- khon Idio dan phjii ciiiu. 

Oufin Tay Sffn da mSt Hoang Ton va xir B6ng Nai 
ang iNhac chSng lira ddn du-g-o nira, thi cUng c6n 
nai dfin vua chinh, mat surng mi„h |a hojng d« 
ca, cac XU-, tiV Qm Nl.on cho dgn B6ng Nai , ctag 
l«y ten i'bai Birc; nen sir khon kho cac xu- Ban- 
Trong mot ngjy mot tham . " 

n SIT dao Ihi bilng yan , vi quAn TAy Scrn chSng 
lo den viae dao . BA di ong h oang thi cuog co dao vl 
giup nhifiu viae cho thanh su- dao. Cflng co IS ma 
ngc rang me ong Th4i Biic cung co dao nii-a . B6-i 
do cao th,1y gi&ng dao, dSo Tily dSu Nam, di dau 
hay 11 lam viae gi cung khflng ai ngan c«m. 

t.an va phSn dffi thi dan d6i khic quA 18 . Thu-o-ns- 
tti trong xu- Qui Nhcru quen h«n mat cai )u-o„S 

th'«n ha thay quan ka cir4p lAm vua Wm quan 



i,,h loan iacsi.losir.-^»"-"'l> "'!'"'' 't''''*' 

l' i.*- si- t-A" V"^" '""''"' " **"" '*""• H'lo 

HO >li4 pw'<=l' . «" "'■'■'■1' ' '"" "''■' '"■' ''^'^"" "' """ 
liin chonen cWn sir phAi kh«n kh.i l<h(tng bift 
kJ sa'o oho ouDj. Sau nfra , ditu qnlii Tfty Scrn , ddu 
On'lloAngTondSuphiidungoai ph-ip maepl6ng 
Jiin tiiy plnic minh; ci'r Iffi noi ma thoi, llii cliSng 
h«dang vii'c gi. lifti do IhiSn ha khfiii circ Iftm , 
viphSi°giuc hai hCn idil dAiUi nlian iuOn . Khi llii 
),6n no IhSng, lilii tlii bSri kia thifng ; lhi6a ha 
chSng biet vaiig.cijr ai, ching biCt minh thu6c v« 
ai. Iloac bfin no iSy dang xii nJo mot it hlu, mi 
diln sau phi'ii thua chay bo xi'r tly; Ihi b«n Ida lif-n 
bat loi nliurng ngirofi x* ity, vi da. then giiic. 

III. — Uurm Ti'iy Su-ii gii^L I'liij,^ lluaiiK Tdll. 

Ben sau, qu9.n li'nh lloi\ngT6n da phii Ihna mol 
trtn cA tli4 Mm; quJin giac bitt dang ong llui) 
■ViTirng mi gict Ong Sy di vo'i ciic afih oni. Ong 
lloang T6n vi Ong NguySn .\nh Ihi IrOn du-cfo. vJo 
don kin viVi mot it qiiSn. Song b9i qufln Sy lliSy 
ong HoiingTon ro thfS, Ihi nhfi'ig C() lOng vii'i Ong 
Sy la baonhien, n6n giiio vdi qufln Tfty So'n,nia 
chiu hing ci'mg nop dng llofing Ton vi'yi Ong Ngnyi'ii 
Anh clin nii. Song ong Nguyi'in \uh trSn khOi. V'ly 
quiln giiic b-ll Ong Iloi'mg TOn nia. gii"!t di ci'it^b kin 
diio, ching ddni giSt tnrd'c mat ngirfti la, ktocon 
, nlii^n ki'; phuc (mg ily mil thOm loan lac chfing. 



— 17 — 

DOAN Tlll!^ HA 

JN'guy&i Aiili lap biiili danli ciing Tay 
So'ii (1777). — Tii'c vi leii ngoi (MH2). 

I. — Nguyrn Aiihtcon giAc, 

Ay vay long Icic nhJ NguySn da gSn luyet, con 
lai tn9t ong Nguyen Anb cung ba anil em ma Ihoi. 
ChShg khdi bao Itiu thi ba anh em 3y lai phSi sir 
khO'n kho ma chS't bet. VSy con mot 6ng NguySn 
Anh moi nen miro^i bSn hay la mird'i lam tii.M ma 
th6i. 

Ongity luy khdiobSt, song da phAi tiingciroliim 
vi chingcAn cuagi, chJng con ai giiip oungchiog 
bi^t tin ai nira . May con mot dira nhi tro c6 long 
trung Ifn , ban dSm da kiefm dang m6t chigc Ihuy^n 
nh6, Ihi hai tbSy Iff lien dern nhau vS rirng lau mi 
trfin. Tinli ccr la'i gap thuy^n 6ag Phaolfi, la tb% 
c4 b6Ti qud'c, cung dang chay giac. Bdy giofdng 
NguySn Anh, tuy chu-a quen bi6't IhSyPliaoM, song 
dtbietlathdydaOj tbixirngminb Iringircfino ngircri 
kiavaxin IhSy PhaolS ciru . -ThSj PbaolS Ufa chiu 
v4 dem qua giSu trong ihuyfin minh vj chfeo thSng 
v^ llii Ti6n giao ngu-cri cho Birc ThSiy VSro. Khi iiy 
rt*o ThSy VSro da sang b«nCao iM6n, cho n«n thlty 
ck Phaol6 v6i ving go'i tin cho ngu-fVl Iji^t sir fl'y 
cho kip. 



— 18 — 
ijili? PhuolS C<1 y gi^Tn u"K >!K"yi^" -''"li H'OI;? 
nliJ Bii-c Thiiy V?rfi rho kv; nfri phSng- rho „i 
liifil. SongciinglilifWiimi vl ((Uftn Tily Sirn dahiPi 
l6 on^y da Irtfn saof; H4 TiSn , n«n da truycri tlni 
bit ngirdi mil nyP' Vfly qua mOl ihing, (hlchJng 
c6n IS n,io nii'i gMu Irang iihil nfra , n6n ong Pliao- 
16 phk'i dira ong- Nsuy5r. Anh ien lr«n rirng nc/i 
v3ng v^., Doan hoiic 6ng Phaolfi, lioac th/iy giing 
kia, tSn angToan , lliinll tllo:in^ len bSi cho mi an 
mil llioi. Vay ong Pfiaol6 chiu khu mk liOu cacli 
khun ngoan Ih^ aiydang: hai ba thang, tlii cfj cong 
vci-i ling NguySn Anh ci th^ ISm. Vi chung n?u 
cli^ng CO th^y cj\ Hy, Ihi ong Ngnyon Anil ch^ng 
klidi phtii b&t. 

Khi Sy qnan phu kia , t6n lit MlSitTrinll, ngbe tin 
ong iNguyiin Anh hay con, thi ISy mot it quiln iiianh 
bao di tlni ma giSt. Qakn Tiy Sffn canh gifr dfin 
kia ap xii- Bfing Nai vilGao IVten , nhil-ng ra si'rc fim 
clio dang r,ng NguySii Anh. Ditn ditn thi no bict 
dang fliig Sy con An mini) trong Ihuygn ong Phao- 
lo Irong Ranh Ciii . Cuug m6t khi ^y Bice ThSy \i- 
ro 6- Cao Men mil v^ Ijni dirffc fing Nguy?n Anh; 
ngircfi iai dem m6t ngircri Phalangsa', t«n la 
liioang, conghe vo ciing bao dan gan dSm.vikco 
tin diinh giac 14m . 



■i^ - Ons :\>oyfn Anl.nhfr 6nsGioi,ns siip nVV clallli c,l.an nfuy. 

_ Khi 6ng Ng„y5„ Anh da tu binli ma it nhiA,, thi 
ong Gioang da giiip ngir.Vi nhiSn vice , 



— )!l — 

Viiy ti'ird-c li.'-'l, kiii lli.l'y (jii.in NliSfl Ti-inli da Wy 
r1Snf, di5n kin, Ilii Ang Ciionnf,' cir plii^'p Ifiy mil li^rii 
nhif'ii Irai pliii, clonn xurtng Ihiiyiln liVn. BiY.y gio' 
Nhait Trinli dura ngd- Mi\ gi thi viio Long IISj 14 nai 
quanTftySffn diing nhiSu tftiilSm. Vayong NguySn 
Anil laro tuffng cai quiln, va ban clem, th'mh linh, 
thi xong vao danh qufln Tay So'n, Khi ity dng 
fjioang lIiI d^t va b^n Ir^i pliii, nen quiin Ttly Scrn 
bat lliliih linh nghe tieog Irai piia, v4 thffy nhi^u 
nsircri diet, thi scr hai ISin, vi chira (irng bigt sir 
Ihm vay, Cling chira thjiy trii pha bao gicr; n6n b6 
tan ni4 nhAy xuong song. Nhfrng ki ph4i chfi't 
cliem hay la b! Iriii pha thi ching bao nhiSu; song 
lie chgt dud'i vi sp- ma vol nhjy xiiSng sdng de Idn 
nhau, thi khong biet la ngSn nao. Trong tran n^y 
ong NguySii Anh 6il lam tirdng r^t khon ngoan vk 
gan dam Mm, vi cung danh nhir linh; d^u sung 
quanh ngiro-i cliSt gfin hft, song oug Sy chSng ph&i 
nao. Khi da Ian Irijii, nui Ihiiy ong Sy nhirng mi5u 
ditni dS cS va minh, m^ chSng hi lich gi, thi ai ai 
lUii U la phep la. Nhirng tin quAn TAy So'n & 
trong Long 11(5, thi ong NguySn Anh l«y dircfchgt. 

3. — Quail BoiiK Son ISy dijiig xir Bong Nai. 

Khi ong NgiiySn Anh da danh dang quAn TAy 
So-n doan, Ihi co.quan kia, I6n 14 Chird-ng Thuy«n 
Thach [Bi Thanh A'kr^n), sau l;im quan dai ttrd-ng. 
Quan Ky khi Irird-c da tr«n &n minh trong song 
Bi Gifing lim mat viji it qufln; khi nghc flng 
'<S"ySiiAnh da dauh dircre quda Tily So-n, ciing 



_ 2i) — 
,11 IJv .l.r.To ..hii'" '-^"i. "•' '"•" ''^ '''<•!' '1'"^" •" 

fi6n, lit Ma y.i B.1ng noi. - BSn sau go. quln M 
ca6p*i laquSriB'-msScrn. 

yailn Tilv Son lliua Iron;; Long 11.5 (loan Ihl v.; 
Qui Nhjn;'song cfiny cf.n cl4 nhiSu quan qnan m!, 
gi.J ihnnh Sai G6n. Ong Tliuy£-n Tbach v(}i quSn 
Bong Sirn viy Ihinli S\ va clanh rSl maiih 14ni, 
nSn da ISv dang . Lai danti nhi^u tran vol quin Tiy 
Son • mi lif quiln Bong Scrn danh IvSn nao Ihi dlroc 
Iran a[v. vi dnoi qti^n giac ra clio khoi B6ng Nai. 

1 — Oiic ipiail Ion Nguyi^n Anh lam .Nguyen so;'ii. 

Bi(y gior ong Nguy5n Anh dem nliirng tau d. 
My dircrc tai Long Ho ma sang S^i Gon. Thi^n lj;i 
rffde irong Ih^ ciing vui aiirng. Birc Th^y Y^ri 
da lr(5n sang Cao M6n viji thdy ci Phao!6 \k mirai 
. tani hoc tro. Song khi nghe tin ong Nguven Anh 
da 13y lai dang xu- B6ng Nai, thi trof v^ sir c(y va 
dem hoc tro vl Iheo nira. 

Ong XguySn Anh Ihi ciy ong Gioang sSm siVa 
khi giiii ciing dung nhieu tan, v4 s4m nhiSu do 
khac cho dang dinh giac Uleo phep bSn TAy. Khi 
Sy ong NsnySn Anh da gdn hai mircri tiiAi, thi cac 
quan ton la Bai Xgliyeii Sodi, ciing lo cho ong Sy 
l«y V0-. Ngu-cri l«y con quan dai thSn kia, la ong 
tbamsJroKf [T.',nrj Pkimc RJiiion), mavo'ongay 
thi bcri dong vua mi ra. Qua mot nam' thi onj 
NguyJn.Vnh sinh dang m.3t con trai; vidensau. 



- 21 — 

Hii-c TlVSy VCrd ila ilum cmi Ire iy saiig nin'rc I'hri- 
lanosa, rho (liivc .viri villi rurijc Sy K'"!', nliir s' 
luii sail nSy . Ous CliiriVd ^ Thuyfin Thacli 06 cflnf; ca 
III* ISiii , nSn Oiig NgiiySii Anii Ijnn cho ngWi ding 
chiix cao li-oni; f,'"' I* B"'" Nrjimi. 

5. — I.uc liliili jC'ii Ihanli ImI 

Di'rc TliSy Vitrei lap iiha Iriro'iig li'oiig Go Mit: 
ngmii dft ket ngbia vd-i flng llii'u Ngoai, n6n ong 
fiydagiiip milam iiha thcr ra^Urpng IhJ. Nhi Bvrc 
Thiiy V6r6 b (hi gSn ong NguySn Anil liim, cho 
nen Bi'rc ThSy vS ong $■; nang qua lai . Clidng mity 
ngay ma chSng tham vieng rihau , Ong Nguyen Anh 
coy ii6uviecgi , ihi quen ban viGc Siy vd"! Bu'c Th^y 
trird'c da. Klii Sy c6 ba ong TiVy li ong Berel, ong 
Tltdot6, va ong Liot, da sang gi^ng dao trong 
nu-o-c An Nam; lai co ba 6ng An Nam goi la ctlu 
Pliaold, cau A.nre,. can Gioang d" radt nha vo-i Birc 
ThSy VJrd. Cac 6ng i{y dang phep rung nia giing 
giai, lam cac vice vg sir dao ehdng kem ben Tily. 

Lnun vc sir bd ngoai tlii xem ra bing yon ; song 
•■ac quan vii qufm Huh xfr TrA Yang ( TrJl Vinh ) 
trnng ntrd'j Cao MSn , Iriid'c da iheo NgnySn Anh, 
Ihi riiy dHy loan, {km nguy chling c6n muon 
thnoo ii nuric An Nam nwa. Cho nSn Ong NguySn 
Anh sai Ong lliru Ngoai di vd-i ngird'i Phaiangsa 
kia, diX'sanj vd'i Birc th4y Yero ma cf lai giiip 
»i6c nhi nird-c, t6n lA- Manoe (Emmanuel). 
Ong Uiru Ngoai cd it quin mac Idllg, song b5i cd 
tai bily miru ke ma danh giiic, nen cliSng kbdi 



— 22 — 
mll'y "Siy xii- Tro Virili .tSri;; l.i.ili yA,, lui , v;, 4„„„ 
giic cll|[i hing lli"l ■ fl'''i '1'' ""« ■'"y ^'"'' l""S ki'ii 
ngno, vA Oily lliS '(uilii mlnli li quau l)6ng Saji , 
ilSii (lii^tirns mi I'll I" qu«" Thu-rrng Tining. On;., 
NguySn Anli scrquon ify ISra, nSii p!iAi lim ihini], 
KhitraAc ang IIu6 Virffng vA ong Uohng Tflil ctn'l 
doan, ma citong Wc vua da hSu luyi)t i(Si, c6n lai 
nlot m'lnh ongN'guySri Aiih ma lh6i , vf bSng 6n,- 
i!y xcrng mhih \k vua tlii cung chSng con ai giSnh 
dircfc: song bo"i,ngu'(Vi dS mcit moi su" vituiig circ 
Ifim, tbi cli^ng c6n ai nliin. Khi da lily lai dang 
xir BSng Nai , vii xein ra c6 dfiii ySn it nhi^u', 
tlii cac quan moi dat ong ity lam Yua , Ih nam 
1782, Cling 14 nam Cinh llcrng tiirlhap tamnign. 
Khi g£y vna da day hai miro'i tu6i. 

(5. — On£f Huu Ngoai tro' lollf!; kiiju c:inif i*ian ngiro'c . 

Ong Hitd Ngoai cang ngay ciing thftm long 
lu-ffc, nen ch^ng con tli6m chirc Thirong Tiro^ng 
nu-a. Ngiro'i sin vua phong oho chii-c cao he'll. 
Yua phJi nghe ma dat ong Sy la phii chink, 
nghia 14 M ihm de nhi sau vua. Yua ban clnro cao 
trong lam \ky, chSug phji ISi bo'i long thirong, 
song bii-l so- 6ng Sy, n§n chSng d4m chfii deu gi. 
Ong Ilii-u Ngoai tllSy minb da 16n dang bac cao 
trong du-o-ng Sy/lhi cang sinb ruling "cay minli 
ki6u ngao liom khi Irtrd-c va khinh d_^ cSc qnan ; 
lai chingconxem vua 14 gi. nSu c'ac quan dSu 
vua d«u Ihi phii cii- 16'i oog % ma lieu cdc vifc: 
chonSn.iera vuaconcd tSn vua kh6ng, vi cbinh 



— 2:i " 

(inij-ii Vila Uliila' lili iii<)t "iig pin'' i-ilillli riiii llii'ii. . 

(Jiij; Hy da Uu)l t6 sir iiiinh du'ifc lam ViVy,lhi 
lai quiSn BdiiK Scrii dSi Riiip miiih vi^ hSng thco 
illioh.n6"i vily oilg- S'y of each r()ii,^ I'ai viyie^ quan 
v4 quail liiihthuOc v(l co' Hy bin ]&y lung no. Quiln 
ity ;in Iircrn,;; lA'p v;i irc. hiop iigircfi ta 13m ; oon vua 
Ihi ong plio clu'iih ui'r thang mu pliat lirtrng, Ik il 
nhieu lieii gao clio du nuoi mluh cung di^y to' 
rieng Irong nha, iiliir da quen phat cho cjic quan 
ma th6i. Cac viec rj^ng trong n6i v& vcr con cung 
k^ nOi tlii v^ k^ gi"?! tlii inoi sir mac ong pho 
chfoh ; vuci cluing co quern mh lii^u vi^c gi. Gag 
^y cung chi ra mat v&i ngird^i fa each trong th6, 
cac quan vu nhirng quan B6ng So'n hjiu ha d6ng 
Mm, cho nen ai ai cung s(T hai chiu phep. Co khi 
6ng iy cung che vua nira mA r&ng: « it Iri khon 
Wm, chdng co siro In nird'c dircro, « — C&i vSy 
chang cho vua di dan, khAc chi la giam cdm Vciy. 
HoSc mgl hai khi vua btro'c ra dJng, thl ong pho 
chinh biit quan B6ng Son theo mk giij 14y. Sau 
nu'a ong pho chinh lira hot sijro ojio dvrcrc khnySn 
du Birc ThSy VSro b6 vua ma v^ phe minh; song 
le ching dang. 

Ong pho chinh hay cho'i brrixaxi, nbii-ug cay 
nhtr quan Bong Scrn 14 qufln kS cird-p, ma ch4ng 
lo cho vua; cho nSn kho vua chdnj; du ma chju 
cac dgu t<in phi hflng ngay. Quan Bong Sorn irc 
hiep dan sir, bSl ngu-cri la nang'viSc quan quA It: 
Ong ph6 chinh co Ifing ghet, ai, thi kS .fy chilng 
CO Ic nio ma khdi tSi dang. Vily biri ngu-fi-i chiing 
ira ong thifmig Trong, li quan dai th(tn da ga 



— ii — 

con cllo vll;j , nOll (lii tl'lljtt chlVc otty ii.\' , liii ('p vii;j 
1)6 vg- );i con im;^ JTy (li nfra. 

On§ pho chi'nh lAm nhiiln (\6u ijit;i.i f^iV licrti nira. 
Vi his *i!il'.v liiili Hiih em ntji Iracli niOt byi tMii vi 
6' (rdi pliep cnn^' bin)), lire thi ong £fy ^;i;lii (rij;i 
sire miiih, nif\ cay Ut^ b6 va tCA vSt nan^cho vir 
Liia luan Kir tiV. Bffi d(5ai ai cuny {iijet; conbirng 
quiln Bdiig San phiic eiig Sy ma lh6i. Thien ha scf 
plliip itgiro^i , thi Chiang ai dam rujl d^u gi ; lai viia 
cSng ngay c4ng diein scr Ong iy hon nu'a. 

6ng pho chinll dS chiem laly quy<5n ph(Sp Ihc ay 
cfmg CO y lieu viSc lihiic , li lo mirii lie mi gict vua. 
VS lai ngu-oi IhSy Bire ThSy V«r6 ohSng thlu b6 
vua matheo rninh, thi sioll Idug mufln gicl fiirc 
ThSy lam mat cung vua. Dau oug iSy giSu , miti 
ban vd-i mat hai ngirji mil ihoi, song vuacunir da 
bi«t. N«n vua giir minh ISm , h8 bao gicr an u«ng 
vat gi Ihi biiu ngu-oi ta an (rirdc, n6m twd-c da, 
doan vua md-i ddm an ; lai vua cilng xin Bii-c ThSv 
VSro gfri nu-d-c IS cung dd an oho, vi sa ong ph^l 
ch.nh b5 IhnSc die vio trong d^ an uo'ng' chang. 



"-— Vim ,: 



'lliaiiji iiluip iiii'i gj^.i nji^plin , 



Vuaphiiiouc ld,tfn th,Wy thi budn lam, cung 
nMg„„,,r„y6„vd.iBircTh«y VSrO, ma ban cho 

m It?- ?r""-^'"^'''W^' '"■--■''•' "■ 
ttTVi '''\"' "" "'-'" dang.BfcTbdy V«- 



— -iS — 
vi III ili5ii chiiiij; liiiM niTii. Vi i|iu\ii Dfliig Sirii Ihrtn 
\\\i cfiiig CO Ifing miii) flog plio chinh, ma vim Ihi 
j'uu Uic ISm, oho nijn ni'ii viiii giot oiip ity (1i, Ihi 
quill Bong So-n sS lim gific oin Ihu chS,i^ khAi, 
nen ihiim son sao loan lac ma Ihoi. 

Vna My nhiriig 18 iJy lam pliAi, Ihi chSng cod 
mii vice iSy cung Birc Thdy nfra; nlurng ma bo-i 
ngir*i pi«.n ISm iiia thhi chSug dang, Ihi da ban 
Clio vine vd'i mot ngu-rfi ti'oag nOi thi la ngircci 
ti'ung tin vagan da. Ngircri day n6 4n lai ncfi I'ii^ng 
Ctieh phong vua qiien n^m. Vay ban dem vua gia 
dau bung qua. Khi oog pho chinh nghe licng vua 
r^nsiS'c Ihi gcfi thu6'c vao d^ng. Yua chang nong; 
song Cling giA iihir dH udiig th^t, lai k^u rtog: 
cimg utfng thi cAng them dan. Boan thi vua sai ke 
di mcri ong pho chinii dijn cho kip, vi c6 vice 
rSl cSn phii noi riSng. Vily nhirng thuiSi; ong pho 
chinh go"! thi la thuuc doc ca ; Ong ^y ben nghl vua 
da udng r6i va tin that ngircri da gdn chet. NSn 
v5ivang den, chAng h6 nghi d(5u gi, va ng6i gdn 
vua va xcri tri nhu" da quen IC. BSy giff vua day 
ngu-mta ra di cho hct, nhir th(5 en y noi d^u gi 
rieng vffi ong pho chinh . Khi ngu-ffi la lui ra 
donn, Ibi vua ra hiilu, liln thily nhiTng quSn da S,n 
nimh .\ong vao mi (Mm ong <ty ch6't. 

8. — Vuii do liiny rimin Dda^^ Son Llieo iniiili. 

BSy gicr vua va mirng va lo ciing mcri Birc Tbity 
VAro iMa die biSt vi6c da vi\ ma ban phai liSu 
ISm sao, Vua c6 y ]j[y ])hep thjng ma luan ong 



Mi 
phii cliirlll |ilii'ii IMifl cliih^, c-ung rliirili xii- rUi, ,. , 
li.V lirro Tliliy cd y tnlnli viia vi chilnj; c;ir I.Vi i„j|,|| 
ilil Mn ngSy limrc; tn'u vim liii lufln pliai i|,.iy ^ 
oang' ij^llii^m iMii I'iti rilm, v;i lAni cir ilw .m.),, 
noiig Sim i-ans n'irtn Iwn iii'ni. Nh(rn vi sir «v lim 
Tliliy hiiii v(vi villi |jhSici'r sir Ihillrnanoi lA tinrn... 
\'<1n iiitf:' ity CO con^' cji tlii^ Iroii^ nlia umi,-- 
song riiiiB ccl Irti iiilns riailK vti-i iiiiiili, lli) ,||,„|| 
ilil cii-plii'ii mil pliiil. Vil lai vi dil liiClconf,' ftn.. ^j, 
tlii I'll y liiMi vUl xiic cufli troii^ IliA {■!.{, xiVn^ (Mn'if 
U6. troiifi' cons' diro'iij^' rfy . 

Bi"ii s,'liisngiiy,(|iiilri BOns Son iiKli.-ihiiy minliils 
lili,lidlfilcii,cluli"rliinivO,y,lllisi(lnliiniciinslo«nhuh 
giiic.Nlnnig-niA vnii ctrlu'i Hire Thily Veiodii I,;,,,, 
iMii iniy6n ilny citl xilc ciicli li'oiig lliA clip (|n,ln ity 
liiitgiiln ni4'fry«n ling. Mn ky miio 16ng, ii„ 
ciingiiaiiimii'ichitngln niio vna Iha .lin n.inh tlir.o 
nihi, vi Idii trird-o no da chicli iniii, minli ra iiki 
lliil gu-r ngliJa dio Iron vm ong phd chinli, mi, 
SiU|> ngiru-i gi^i v,ia NguySii Anli. Nhirn vi s^r itv, 
'■■•« <l"»n l,ri, ihnOc v(! m qinin Aug Ky chAng con 
''■"" "■>»' ciing vna, iMi, den nhau Iron An minli 
'■ong song lla (iirtng vA M„ rniixung quanli, nhir 
'14 IS". Mm liiii cdn l;i,„ „,.|„i„„ c,ro-p.-Vi,a 
''. " r ""^ 'i'-"i nliiS vii idifl-ng ,|„An cdn .V lai 
"y den ,-a mat, vik „di ii (u-^,,^, „,.,„|,-,|,, |,,„„i„ 

lang l„«,d,<„ ,„„ M„ ,u, „,,, i,i,-,, .,;,„. „r„,. 
I'" My„„„|, „„Huf„, a„„iA,l„-,i,olion«nv,ia 
oi,'l,.Vi I "" ''"'"''• ""'' "''''P 'i'^l' "" viio ciioc.' 



iifra . Vua Iii5ii l;tni vAy thi yC:\\ vii}c , iii;'i ai nA!y ciiiij,' 

il. — Vua dfiii;^ tnuii iiiii gic^'t (ni;'iii DCua Snnl iiin^ny. 

Cac (jLian cai qnfln Bong San Irtfn sang b6n song 
DaGi6ngcloan, go"! Iho" cho quiln Tily Scvn xin chin 
hang vi giiip vide giac gia; oho n6n no lai ra sire 
tim tlifi (lanh piac, cung cl3 ngiro"! ta b6 vua mi 
theono.NodS cttrcrc nhi^u qiTan dao kieprSi, thi 
an ciriip lang no, dtft h'lDg kia, biit bff ngurcri uo, 
chem giet ngirrri kia, cbi lam khtfn cbo thi^n ha. 
No cang lam cho dttn kinh kbi^p \\i\i hung, thi 
c^Dg l^y lam vui long toai chi. Cho n^n aiaicung 
nep E\n scf hai phep no; ch^ng ai dam chdng tr;\ 
vd"i no, vi sff no bao ihti doc dir ho"a nira chang. 

Djta vua chua cung chAiig dam di danh no, ma 
hoac c6 sai qu^n di danh no thi m6l la ph4i chiu 
thua, hai laph^i vekhong; vi kbi ndo no tha!yqufcln 
linh vua d6ng d^n, minh chdug c6 sire danh dang, 
thi no trcin lea tr6n rirng ti'ong nhu*ng ncri quen 
cr, mk ch&ag ai theo no dang. Khi quan qukn keo 
v^^ thi no lai ra lam h6n hSo dii" to'n lio-n khitrird'c, 
kh.-ic chi no da mac l^y tinh con hum vay. 

Vua Itfy sire lire mk b&t no ching dang, thi 
ngircri ngbi dung mira ke mk bAy hoai,no cho 
tuyet. Vayco mot quan Iffn kia, t6n \k Bap Binh 
( Vi KhAo), da bi c;io d^u nang, ma chAng ai biet 
tft ong Hy mdc id\ that hay 1^ bai chu'd'c vua bay; 
song that quan ity phAi giam cCmg luTin sir tu". 
B6'n khi quan ly binh di6u ong '^y di chem, bflug 

Sir lif/, 4r 



— 2H - 
rbiic tliSy nliihiK i|"itii Ifiih ""K liy c:ii klii Inrtrr^ 
nil gmnil ni m^'i 'I""'! 'I'"'" '.V '''"'i. ciwi^ i,,,.,, 
lityi'.ns lliio llinli. Ti'r.! Ilii 6ns !<y trdti Sflng vrii 
iluiliiCing So-iiiy song lla llirtiif;, ci'ins l(i\ ni rjir, 
(li<.ii liird-c sail miiih <U \)\ ourl Hii niio , (,lu4ii Sy 
iifjlii:, llii viii iiii'r;i.i,' HiiSt il.ai on.i.' iV,y In.m^' ih/- 
l.ii ilat l.im Un'rnfi, vi nrt ij.'i liiitt u^iivri ivl m 
iWiih gi»c. V0yi|u4n'V,y iliiiij; I'lilg lliiii llirih li,,, 
t(rcrti,:j cliii, llii rfin^' r;i niaiili Ilii"! v;'i li'mi kMn dm 
ngirc/i ta licrn iiini. 

i',6 mOl liln kill, I'ln;' ft'y ili ^ui cinj-p vi; ihin^. 
nliiiHi ci'ia liini, llii c6 y fui nurii.u; Iroiij; IhiS, cum. 
iiii>i iiliiriifj quAii (lao kitsp Bouf;' Sim iln ySii clio 
viii. Khi iH) (la say cOiiig mi iigA cA, llii 6ug tly 
liiiyi'n cliihn liifl, vS bfl ddu xutfiiK Ihuylin, In* \r 
niiV ilinf; ciic dilii Ky clio viia. — Cij- sir b6 iiBo:ii 
111! CO lu (loiin j-Siik: iln la klii ti'iri're vua dS hmi 
vi«c (ty v(>i flng fiao liinli. Vi cliirng Idii tag ily 
V', llil vua thiCt ilai U'oiig I|i6 Mil iri cdo cliij-c hrtia 
lai cho dng- fliy. 

III. -Vua ,1,1 .\a„i j,i|.,|, „„.t„. ,;,,„ |„,,,| |,||.,| ^.,,,. ^|.,,|| 

ling Trad, NgaTiic, if. vuanii-irc Xi.!.n , la iigii'iVi 

Ihir dAu, ma thftug u.iul,; dia la „j.ir,>i ll„i Jlinli, 

mv; la, nginVi xi6ni. V.ly klii ,M,i ong ,1v dii nli.1i 

nl"^" .si.i-kMn khii I4ni, s„„.. M-iirf, iri klMii. biy 

"'"•''^l''n>c,Uild,1,,,ia,,da,,«. ISiilai,, ijiiagW,,'. 
""" «au la, 14,, ,,i, ,]4„g, ,, ^ |^_.^^^ |^._^^^_ ^^ ^_^ ^^^^.^ 

A.un nia mrt,, ,(,y ,„„i „,. |^; .^.^ ^,;^^ ^.^^^ ^^|,.„ 
ii>n"My .,a.,vat6nimnhi;„n vua. Klii lam vi,a 



— 2!) — 
HimV ciicli line ilir, liiiii kli6'ii (liln (lurt !(■, nln'i'ri;; 
(■'() iiim vi<;c ijii.in njlii,i.' nfl i;i[(i. Ngimi lai cii tinli 
ihiy lnj ii^lii moi ngmVi: tiliii' iiiinh xirii ^ oActi dfU 
trti vd-i vim cllinll lli^nao, llii ray lai so' eye ({uaii 
(V vd-i minh lll^ S'y. N6ri chi IjVy pliup dir m;i hiq> 
ck vil dAri, ep moi ngiTCTi chili pliuo minli. 

V^y Vila dir ^y lu tip nlliiSii binll, vi'i yai mot co* 
qiiiln san^' nurd"c L^o cho dan^ aii ctrdp, va pha 
mrd*c dly di. Qiian ttrdng cai quSn ^y, t^n la Clurfi 
Ki Ri . Des'n sail viia lai sai liai co" qu^n khac ma 
cirffp iiird-c Cao' M6ti nira. Khi ^y niro"c Cao M^n 
ddii CO vna mac long, sonjr cij.ng ph&i di lien c.^'n^'- 
va n6p thue cho viia An Nam . 

Vua An Nam nghe sir quftn Xifini danh niro'c 
Cao iUen , thi sai nhi^u binh si di ciru , vii d6i 
quan Idn itia, Mn la ong Giam QuSc, liim quan 
dai tiro-ng qiiin, cai nhfrng binb si Sy. NgnyeSn 
ong Giam Qudc lii ngirr/i rSt hi^n l^nh hay thircrng 
qu4n li'nh,vac6 tai hay ngh^ vo. VsLy hai bSngiap 
tiin diinh vd-i nhau dalaungay, machira ai diingj 
chiraai chiu thiia, vl hai b6n d6ng si'rc vii dfing 
tii lihir nhau. Song quan tirffng cai quan Xiem 
nghe nhifo tin vuaXiSm, la ong Trach Nga TAc, 
0- each biTc bi5i ru nhu- ngu-ori chSng c6 tri khon, 
thi quan tu-d'ng Siy c^u hoa voi 6ng Giam Qudc. Hai 
bug lam i& giao vd-i nhau, di sau hoac trong hai 
ngu-o-i S.y, ngu-M niio khSn khd, thi ngu-o-i kia se 
i-asirc ciru giiip. vay quan XiiSm b6 nirdc Cao 
MSii ma hit v5. Quan tu-o'ng da giao hoa vdi dng 
Giara Qu& (hi lii anh ong Chirc Ki Ri da sang fin 
cird-p nird-c Lao. 



II. 






OidRi Xii5m con 06 err quaii khao mufln iani hai 
nirdc Cao iTOii, mi em viia Xifini, t«ii l;i CliiSu 
Nfii, Mm liro-ns oai H"''" *y- ^"S Ctitrc Kl Ri p\,i 
phicii nirfc Lfio r6i li* v6 viM anh; con em vua 
Xiem, la ong ChiSii Noi, loan cliinh oiriip lily nirrre 
Cao MSn. Sung ie ngircfi daiih tnin nao, llii ihua 
Irtn Sy, vi ong Giiim Qiific c6 I4i danh fi'iiic. ho-n «ng 
«y nhiSii pbSn; cho n6n fliig ChiSu Noi ph4i Wn 
tror vS XiSni. Ch4ng hay khi chira kjp vi nhi, thi 
hai anh em, la ong Chirc Ki Ri va 6ng Xa Xoi, khi 
trircrc \km qnan t.ird'ng Iifiri Lao v;i b^n Cao M6n, 
c^ hai d6ng linh vo"! nhau ma d^nh ong Chifiu 
Noi [li. 

Va lai quan Ion kia, Ita la Bi Gia Ska, quS friir 
Chi \i, da giet vua XiSm nfra ; chftng phii la vi 
ngffcri CO long d6c dfr hay Ik cii y liim loan, song 
CO y ciiu Wy ncrtrc Xiem cho khili vua dfl- iy ma 
th6i. VI chirng vua da ra kiSu ngao cho d?n dSi 
da mAit tinh ngiriri mk ra nhir diSn cu6ag. Vua iy 
da in trf miiih c6 strc bay nhir chim. Khi iy c6 
hai ong T4y da sang gijng dao b6n jly, la ong Giu- 
de vi ong Antanio. Vua doi mi u'&i r*.ig: « Co 
'< tin thai minh c6 sii-c bay dircrc chang? » Hai ong 
«y cir sir thai ma rSng: ,,'Minh tin that vua 14 loai 
« ngirari ta chdng bay dang. » Vnanghe di?n Hy, thi 
gian qua, vd truy«n ddnh hai thiJy ffy gin ch«l. - 
Cac d«u di«n cu6ng vi dac dir khac vna «y i15 
im thi ta ohAng k^ 1km chi. 



18.— iJni; Cliirinifi' \ii3ii |ili;'ii mini .-.iij: jilni ililnli 



Vua tiy da gifit i|Uan i&n An Nam, tSriHl Cliu 
TrSii, cung cue con trai ngircJi. Ong Chii TrSn \h 
quan irin cai lla Ti6n ; ma dori flng Hue Vircrng 
phSi sir kliOn kho v4 IrSn quftn Ttly Srrn, Ihi da 
sang ben Xi^m. Lai klii iy, cung c6 ong Cha/rag 
XuJlnj 1^ chij vua NguySn Anh, v;i nhii^u ngu*oi An 
Nam trtfn sang' bfin Xi6n\; vnh vua nirffc Hy Iruy^n 
bSt hel c4 tMy cung giani lai, c6 y dtft s6ng nfl-a. 

Vay ta ph4i nhiSc lai mOt hai d^u cho ai nSy du-ffc 
hiJu cho Id, vua XiSm or c4cli d6c dfr voi ngiroi 
An Nam la tb^ nao. — KhidSu, ong Hue Vu-orngv4 
Ong Hoang T6n phii thua Tfty Sen nhu- da n6i trird-c 
nSy, thi 6ng Chu-A'ng Xuan, la con ru6t ong Hieu 
Vu-ong, da Iron sang nu-dc XiSm v&i nhilu quSn 
linh. Bia het, thi vua tbigt dai tronj: Ih4, cungblm 
to- giao va hija se ra sire liAu cho ong Chirc'rngXuSM 
I6ii lam vua nu-dc An Nam ; song le da giao ring: 
Tic Mil/ viisau nw&c An Namphaidi tiincuurj mr&c 
Xiem. Ong Chu-crng Xuin da cbiu lim vfly. Khi iXy 
6og Hu6 Vu-o-ng va ong Hoang Tdn dachgtrSi, mi 
ong NguySn Anh md-i len 1dm vua. Cho n6n quyfin 
phep ir tai ong phd chinh nhir 16-i da ndi Iru-dc nSy. 
Ong pho chinh nghe tin ang Chu-*ng Xuln giao 
vdi vua Xi6ro thi «y, thi gian lira; ching chiu 
ong «y chie'm ISy chiS-c vua An Nam, ben lap ke 
dung vua Xi6m ma giet ong Chu-6-ng Xuan. Khi 
Sy 6ng phd chinh fr Sai Gon mi g6-i Ibo- cho dng 
Chu-dog Xnan va ongChu TrSn d XiSm. Trong th<r 



- :i2 - 

iTyJlri.aiilihim iiillla hiin il"i I'"", liliu'iiK kliui,'.,, 
bio liai oiig lly ra sii-c lil|> |ilii^ m,! h'lm lonri lro„K 
lurci-cXiOm. N'gircri lai djiih lliuus Ikmi iifjjy p||,)| , 
JSl we klio sijo lllua'c Sling cfiii viia XitSm, bii-i vi 
miuli ciliig (15 sSm siru nhi<Su hinh si cho sSn, 
ma don ci'ru giiip va cirii-p ISy cJ nirdcXiSra ufru! 
Trong llio- Sy da dan lini oiig Sy lu moi vii!c ciio 
kh(iii khco va clio lu':! diin, 

Itfjy gio'OlJg pini chl'idi dung quail Mn kia, lOn 
ki Piia Ba, curig la ngiro-i Can Mi!n , ma dira llu; 
i:l)o liai ong Hy. Ong phi3 chinh da biet ong Pha 
Ra CO nghia rieng; v&i viia Xiein , va c6 lung ehet 
ngircri An Nam; clio n6n ngiroi dan di dan lai dm 
ODg aiy dira -tliff cho ong ClurcVng Xui\n vh 6ng 
Chii Triin ciel) kin dao, diVng cho vua Xifiui bifit 
vi lii vice trpng. Ong plio cliinli dS bi^t W ODg 
I'lia Ka CO long giau mk gid ti'ung lui va co y lijr 
ISm. lio-i vay ong Pha lia cang Ihity ong pho cln'nll 
l;liy vice tty iani Irong, va ca diui nui6'a giir cllokiil 
d.'lo , tlii ngiro-i cang doc long sfi vfli vAng clio voa 
Xiein biet moi sir cho lirdng lan. Cho n(»n klli 
ngiTffi dSn XiJm vira cfii, Ihi chiug lo gi den ong 
Cluriing XuAn, mot dira tbo' cho d^n vna Xi«m. 
Khi vua da m* ra vk tliiSy cao d&a ong pho chfnh 
dan cho hai dng Chirtng Xuftn vi Ong Chi'i Ti'S'ii, 
ngo- lii Ihiit liui dug iiy iiOi cOng, vi'i ddng llnh vcii 
uiig pho chinh mh liim h^ii clio minh. Cho n6n 
viiagiOn ISm: lifii, iruyiSn gifli hai 6ng ily vii con 
cii liai OngKy iii-c ibi ; con bao nliicn ngiroriAn 
Nam da trfn sang nir<J-o Xi«m , II, i IniySn bSt hSl, 
va giara lai ,li tbi^u s«ng di . Vila chira kip lim 



iliHi (|uiii s'cV fl'y, vMii |jli,'ii c*]ii;5' Hi Cja Slin gifit Ji, 
(iliir iji tlii luJi Iriru'c n.'iv. 

Uai .iiih i;m, Ik ong Clitrc Kl Ri vi oiij< Xa Xoi, 
];im quail It'ni iiird-c Xi^ni , da giao nghia rifing vai 
ua^' GJAm Qu(5g vi da gi^t em vua rdi, doan thi 
curjg CO y ^iet VUA nira. Nliirng ma khi ngiie tin 
ung Bi Gia SSn da gigt di rdi, thi cang v6i v&ng 
Irij vi. Troug Jiilg thi yui niirng, song b^ ngoji 
Ihi hat ISi dug Bi Gia SS.n va luin phat vi da c4 
long giet vua. Biliy gicf hai auh em cird'p ISy nu'd'c 
Xi^m ciing lam vua Idm mot \&i nhau. 

11. — \'u;i .Xguyi^n Aiili lii'mli tliua ijiu'in T;"iy S(m .— Ong- Manoe 
liV tf;)n . 

Khi quan 'fay Son da dcp loan trong cilc xii 
thuoc ve niinh, ma lliay qufin Bdng Son rird-c nd 
va xin giup nia danh vua, Ihi s.lm sira dem biiih si 
Iru- vd B6ng Nai danh giac mdt htu nfl-a. Vua nghe 
lin Hy, chins I4y lam lo chut niio. Bo'i vi cd nhieu 
tau nhiSu nghe, ciing khi giai sSu ;lai cdnhifiu binh 
SI Km . Vay xua bSt c^c quan v4 binh si di don quan 
giac. Trird-chgt cd mot dng ManoOj iii ngird-i Plia- 
langsa cai mot chiSc fiiu Idn. CbSng hay iibfi-ng tim 
vua xutfng song di ngurtrc nird'c chira ra cfra, lil-n 
pap Tihtrng tliuySn qaka giac Tay Scrn vao cu-a jti 
-xuai no-d-c. MSy tau vua cd nicjl clliC'c tli trird-c la 
lau dng Manoo, phdng triOt ching cho quan Tily 
Sou viio cira. 



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Biy git' ■|uan quin lluly liiu ijuAn T;iy Sctii ^., 
lii-a ma chay xuoi rliru-c Ihij:) n Riu lam vfiy , tUi kinb 
laiiq. c4. Va lai Wig Manoe ching quen cling, Ihi 
lau pll*i fan chSng con di dirffc; lai chSng ai c6 
^nn den ciiru ngirm. Qain Irong lau IhSy 14m vjy, 
lai quangiacO-jSn ISm , thi mJl via. Lai thSy tiiu 
da be vao bcr, n^n quin iy chay li-dn , chSng c6n ai 
li- lai. Ong Manoe ilf mot minh troug lau liing ISni; 
song cbang nga long, mot cir thoi qnan lioh ben 
Tay ma danh cho den obet. Qiian giac thSfy tan 
pliai can thi dua nhau dSn. Whirag mA bao nhigu 
nsircfi suflng diriji tan ^y till ung Manoe chem 
di llet. Song bo-i qujln ^y dongqudj ma Ong Manoe 
thi mot minh, cbang lam ebi dircrc. B^y giff 6ng 
Sy thSy tan da dSy quiu giac, thi xu5ng longvet 
dtrffi noi da quen U'li cac thuSc siing ma dotdi. 
the nSn being chiic ci thuyen vfl- rachay each germ 
ghiec ISm; bao nbiSu ngu-ffi trong liiu chet h«t:v;i 
nhirng cliiSc tau b xuog quanh ihi phSi v5 c5. — 
Ons Manoe ehet sach khcfn nan 14m v4y; song 
IhiSi] ha khen la Anh himrj . 

NguySnflng Manoe chSng phii lam quan, cung 
chSug phSi 14 ngu-cri c6 danh tienggi ben Pbirffng 
lay. Ong «y It mot qu6 ciing Birc ThSy Vero, ma 
da sang Macao cho dircrc buon ban , thi lam ban 
lau nialiioi.Ben san,ngirmxu(ing lau Bullushe 
ina sang nu-d-c Cao MSn; m4 b« da bi<?t Birc TMy 
\«ro khi iriro-c, till xi„ % Ui lia, d^Sv to giup 
ngu-y,. \ay ong Sy Jam moi viSc Irong nha fiu-c 
Ihay nhu- nau|o> may qudn ao van vfln. Ngir.n 
coylu-lam^4MI6„saao, nCn Dd-c ThSy lliirm 



— H.'i — 
each ri^ng. Vil Uu »p,\Tin i\m-n nghCi vii va vi.)c (li 
l;iu , llti Dii-c Tliffy tltniA elm viiii dfi giup Oiic viSc 
(Ion kill giiii, vh d6i\g tini iiliir phep bCn T-ly. Viia 
Iha^y ong Jfy kli6ii ngoau vi c6 y liOu cdc vj^c giup 
vua, thi Iroiig ii^;Lro^i each rifing- va dat lam quan, 
Bt(ii sail, khi vua nghe 6iig Jly da lii^u iniiih ch^it 
each bao dan th^ S^y , thi iigirffi thtrcrng tiec ISm . 

Ong Maooe chtft r6i, thi quan Tay Scfti I<^y dtrcrc 
eac l^u cua vua liSt th^y; va agay hom sau da I6n 
Siii Gun, mk helm la^y dang oiing ciro'p hot inoi cAa 
c5i [rong &y, nhirt la qu^.n li'nh vk cac d5 thuGc vl 
vua. Cdc nffikhac vacac ddnkhac trong DfingNai, 
thi quan TA.y Scrn chira \&y dang. Vi chirng cdc 
quail da thua tran thi'iy, hay gicr c6 y rfra h6, thi 
ra sire ma danh hO . Vua cung lam tiro'ng ma danh, 
n6n quSn cang ph^n phat danh manh hern nfra. 

Nam £[y 1786, hi nam Binli ngu,Cfinh Hu-ng tir 
thap thSt ai6n , thi c6 hky mirci chiSc t^u Ngo 
sang Sili G6n, phiin thi cho diro'c bujn ban nhir 
da quen moi khi, phitn thi cho dirp"c kiem an, bo'i 
vi nam Jiy tpong nu'ov. Ngfl mt^t mua, thifin had6i 
khiU qua IG-Nhfrng ngirf>i trong cac tiiu ^y thi c6 
linh v(/i nhau ma b6 vua. No IhSCy qufin Xay Sffn 
d^n, tire Ihi no lien ra ririTd ma xiii to- cho dang 
buon bin hay la l^m nhirng ngh^khdc kiem an, 

15.— Quin Ngu tliuAc giup vua, ni;i ph^ quan Tiiy Suii bat. 

Va !ai, c6 nhica qnfin Ngo khac trong tli;inh Sai 
Gun, va Irong cfic lAng B6ng Nai da ciXt nha da 
l(iu, ("6 vff con va da iSp nhi^u plii'i, Ihi da nfin 



— H(i — 

iiliii- ll^"■'■'l -^'i '^'■""- *■'"''"'" '^'"''' '''""■'° *^ '''"'"'" 
lIiUi plmc qua" T''y ^""' "'■" '"'■!' ''•' "'' "''■'" 
,.|hi dang (linh (juati ity ; v,-! ong Ti^t. Chu Df,, |„ 
ii-.ir*i*ins ilui nlii'iNguyS", Ihl lAm (|uon liro-ng 
i|iian Nfi) tluioc tfy. OtiK «y c6 long vni vua, cijii^; 
colai cMnligiac. 

r,6 ni6t litii, Ong Sy Jimff '^n mi"'' "■'•'' «i>: (|ur,i] 
Ngo troiig rirn.i; kia, gitncliij Thiim Lirffiig, vira ej, 
iiiOl quan Wii qiian T4y Sori, ISii la 110 GW N'giin, 
CO danli tiuilg gan ilanl, »ii hay "S'li'! vo, cfing eo 
lio viii vua ri'.'uy Thii Dii-c ufra. Viy ngiroi vao 
(rong ririig iy cimg rihirng quao 11I16 va nlii^u 
(jiuin linli; nia ong Sy vO tlnli, di'trirm; c6 y tim 
hiH quAn Ngo, vi da biet DO dang 6- trong ^v. Xky 
CO mot ngiro'i Ngo dang ^n Irong bui tre xOng vao 
klii xuSl ki bH y d&m ong Hfl Gia Ngiui jihJi da'u. 
Ong iliy cbang cbet tire tlii, hay c6n sung hai ba 
ngiiy ; mil bffi giijn quiln Ngo ISm, thi nai sin ong 
Tluii Birc v;'i hai anb era ong a'y phai ra siirc tuycl 
c4c qnan Ngo cr trong nurd'c An Nam ma Iri Ibii 
cho minh. 

Quan Tay Son san long irng Mu iSy; cho neu klii 
dachonxacongjy roi, mtbU dang quan Ngo d' diUi 
trong ulii liay \i Itong tau, thi gict bgt, chSng tlia 
Bgu-ori nao sOl. Ciic nam trird-c chira hi tliSiy sirgO' 
ladcnnSiSy t,.ong nird-c An Nam bao giff. No gict 
nhi«u qnan Ngo liSm ; c6 k6 tinb hern mOt van Ngo 
pliftichet, chone,, song Sai Gon «ia diiy nhfrng 
xacSy, ma nirtc s5„g da dd nhir miu nfra. Qua 
nam ba tiling quan Tay So-,, da cird-p Wy moi sir, 
cilngg.gt nh.fn, „g„.(,[ (,„„„ p^^^^ N,,i'doan Ihi 



37 



tliV V(1 Qui iMlcni. N't I 
i];T ciro'|i ilmi,:;. 



■I" 



"^ \hu- , V(i llliQ-ii;^' t:uix Ci'ii 



ii;. 



Viiy khi Iru-u-c vua vi lure Tlidy & Irong ilii'mi, 
Sii CCul nlnrng liSiig y6n vo sir, obang lid ngbi 
ricii gi. Son;; Itlii (la tllua trtoi tta'ly, miqiian Tfly 
Sun vao thanh Sai Giin bat tbhib linh, tlii pha 
Irtfn di, cbiii- kip do.i di;p vat gi sO't. K& Ihl tivSn 
dang no, ke tbUliay diing kia. Vua tiing circ ISm 
Ibi giao vff con'vii dily Id- cho Dire Thiiy dein trun 
sang b«n Cao Mfiu. Dii-c Thdy ciing di"m cAc hoc 
tro nbi triru'ng di tbeo nira. 

Khi cUu vua chftng biet liuh lini sao, thi b6 cac 
(juan vi quan linh rail an niinh sung qiianb di5n 
Sa Bee * gitn Cao Men. Uy gicr quiln Cao MSn so- 
qnfui Tfty Sffn dang Iran ma o;ln liA niinh, vi da 
chii-a vo- con r.iing k^ IbuOc vi vua lam viiy- clio 
nen no ban bac mk Ml nop cbo quiln giiic. 'vua 
nghe su- go- la th^ Sy, ihi lap ke kheo 1,1m cbo 
clang ™„ my va con. VSy vua gM tha cho Birc 
I itiiy Vera 6- ben Cao MSn ma .Sng : „ Oua„ „(„(, 
" <la dang Iran c4 thS.dii Ia[y lai dang tllinh SSi Gon ■ 
■' "^ho aHa quiin Tay So-n da IrOn bji't rdi. Nbo-n vi 
" sv Sy Bu-c Thity V6ro phAi lieu l«y i6„ vua mk 
« t".y6n cbo quiln Cao iHSn bay, vi dem w con 
'< cuiig nhu'iig ngiro-i n6i cac iro- vil, vi mgi sir dS 
.< y6n r6i. „ —yuan Cao Mn nglie dfa a'y, ngbl 
la Ihal; ben voi v.nig do-a vg-eon vua v,? each Irons 



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iImV M;i Di'rc TlKiy cilng mSc li'ni nfni ; song Ishi il,i 
MT't sir tlult llii nioi iigiriri di^u otru'i vi'i khciii vu;t 
lilirm iif^oaii. 

Vua^ ri'ni Ijty vtr cnn clio kliAi bii^m iiglino Ihr 
:Vy iloiiii, till o6ii pliAi Irtfii An m6t il lAu; klii thj 
mill iniiifi iicri no niri kia, klti (111 tihu tu'aiig ciii 
ijuilii (liillli sian, HAn sir Ilii gllet qiiilll Tily Srm 
\\cl liny liiM si'rc, vi mi li^iii kiu^ii n^inVi tn lim- 
iiOn ai ai ciiiig' sAn Iilng-giup viia. 

17. — Oii^; Tii^']) (!;iiili iu;i ilnn vtia vt* S;\i (liiit. 

VAy qiian Ion kia, t6n lA bug Tiep,' dunh dang mOt 
trijn c4 Ih^ cuns l«y Ini tlianh Si'ii ri6n. Qiiftn Tly 
Smi pliAi trtfii Vi? Qui Nlion; mi vua Ircr vdSai G6n 
htn jfy 14 Mn tliiir ba. Ong Ti«p f(y lA ngu-6-i hii^ii 
laiih CO 16ng' Iruiig cung^ gun dSm hay nghd vo, 
klii trird'c da llieo qiirtn TAy Sffn, vi nghi la cil 
long giiip oiig lloing Ton. Nlurng mk klii bict 16 
no C(5 lAnggian, clll co y l«y Wn lloiiig Ton clie 
nilnh ma tlioi, Ihi b6 quiln Sy mil tron tlieo vua. 
Ti'r i(y vi sau ong fty oung giiip viia nhiSu lUu. 

Biiv Thiiy vero nglie lin qu«n TAy So'n d5 trtfo , 
mh vna da v« dang tliSub .Sai G6n, Ibi ngmVi cfuig 
1>6 Cao MSn mii Irfr vg hing Chi tihia. Song cbira 
dam v6 ,V SM G6n. Bao nhito .sach v* cAa iigirai 
Ihi cfliig di! lai trong lAng iy |„^t, i^j. „ha.„g j^ 
cin ma tbiii. Ngurffi dfi li,)u ihd flfy (hi p|,,ii ij,,,, 
VI chu-a dull ciiA nam m!\ quiln Tiiy Smi da .hSiili 



- Ouiin T;iy Snii <l;itili li';i uta lh;rrt;i. — Vim |.li;Vi li'iiii 



BA'y yiiy viKt c!nr;i kip doll t;ni liay [k Ulu g.-ii cho 
danfj' n,i^ iT fjirlc, tlii iai pbAi trun di djlng no (juci 
dang Ida. Bire ThSy Vfirfl vS IJiig Clii Mhan mk 
dam hoc fro sang I [a Tifiii . Ngay horn sail, vita cfing 
den ncri A'y ciing vg* con va nhiTng k6 n6i thi. Qua 
milt hai n;^ay Iai jihAi xu<5ng tciu ma sang g6 kia, 
goi la Phu Qiidc. Coi 5'y o' xa ciing chSng c6 mS'y 
ntiirdi & Irong i^y, nen ch&ng so" quiln giac. D^n 
sail, vua lap nh.i trong Bai Bk Tich, nift Biirc Thily 
Verb Urn nha trong rach TrSn cho gdn vua. Dire 
Thdy V6r6 ra site lich nliii^u gao thoc cho dang 
nuoi hoctro; ma vua da het lircng thirc, n6n Birc 
Thiy Cling phSi giiip vua vi sir an udng. Nhirng 
ngircri Ihuoc v^ vua vk nhirng ngiriji thuoc v& Birc 
Thiiy Ihi nhir la con mot nhS & chuog vo-i nhan. 

B& sau Birc ThSy da diqua langTily Nham vk 
dam cao hoc tr-6 theo raiiih. Klii Hv c6 hai thSy c4 
v^ dong ong thaiili I'hanxico, lii IhSy GiacdbS 
va thdy Manoe, khi IrirAc theo Biirc Thiy sang 
g6 Phii Qua'c, sau Iai b I4ng Tily Nham ma coi soc 
b6ii dao . llai ong S'y thi vSH 06 long sfit sSng dao 
dii-c vk khan ngoan. Vay bcri hai 6ng tfy lii ngu-cyi 
nu-d-o jphanho, Ihi vna xin chju kho iiy t6n 
miah mk di sir sang b6n Manila, xin qnan Quiln 
C5ng cai ttiJinh Sy thay mat vua Iphanho sai 
tJu Cling nhifiu biiih si den ciru giup minh. Birc 
ThSy Cling th«ra Icri b'4o hay bSing long chiu kho 



K) 



tho diriTt^ .yiup vii;i. H;ii on:^ iVy ci)iu [llii xiiiViig (;jn 
ma di. Ai cit- la i]ii:ln flti 'I'dy Son li.-it IjVy iiki dir,, 
sanj; S.ii (ifin. Bon sail iai phai v(5 t}ni Nhon nia 
ihju li\i*lie\o lacli dir lirn, vA ma ; pliiii nliiiju su 
khon lilici lih.ic ki chSns- .viot. 



l!l.-l)urTli:ivVm 



v:, l„ |;if,|, 



Viu inn.- Hire lliiiy t> tron- n'.i I'lli'i yuoc dcrc.rc 
sau lining- (run, dang Irai nii'ia aid ni.'irn'c; cho nOn 
chJiig CO Ian nao ,v Bong Nai sang cfli Ay daui: . 
Khi da dfti mi'ia khac, ma cbang con le nao If iai 
Irons t-oi ity dani; nft-a , till pliAi tim ncri khac mj An 
niinh . Bu-c lli^y VSro v,ji oiig Uat vii ong 
riiaol,-; enng lioc tro nhk ti'irmig, thi d& liing 
sang ben Xi«ni ma kii'm nofi clio yen . 
_ Khi qua giln cei CI, Cong, thi cii v ghc vao nra 
ay ban dim: song ngirffe i^im, vio chilng d,inu. 
M.r H"y thi la bfri Dire Chua TiVri Ibircrng each dS ng , 
VI cli.rog khi ,Yy c6 nhidn Ian ft CliA Va drfng doa^ 
|-0"S era Sy. Khi d5 sdng ngjy rfi , ,|u&n Hn >, 
'My Ihnyun U,rc Th% V6r6 Ihi 06 y bra ; m=^ no 

Mo vao eu-a cho ye„. „„y gicy B.rc mty An minh 
;^i «mg,va Mgu-,>i An Nam,',- i,„„„ ||,uj,^„ ^,„,, 

I lil'y ie no 

'y . Nhri'ng 

lanhv. -:-._'Myl^<nvAy,lla»iims,ra 



I 

!e kia clur. 



"Sh. na„;nfinehansebinvao,maWyleno 
^Ek du,,n,,nh.hokbAi.hn-<ro,,„,lnay.Nhfrng 
l^'^dadJnn.^lnadAo.Ui/rvl^o, ,L uL^., ..'Z 



elHR-. 



.iol!J*,rn'' ''"'y'^" '^y- Nhnng'mA bSng oMu. 

k.- ro-.Vr ,h ■ ,. '"'Ividiayniaii li<m, nuiln 

-'"P Iheo d,S„„ ,,i„, |„rc Th,ly d?n ,4 



- II — 

h4i)g y6n v6 sir; n'jii vuii Ngiiyiin Aiih Uii trfl'n sang 
An mirlli Iron.i;' lion DiVii ciich x« Mt Xii!m ha ngiiy 
ding; song Birc Tlifiy cliSng lii.'t ih'rc. vcia. rlii rli 
dau . ^ 

V4y triTffc iiet, Bi'rc TbSy da vim cira Glian Ta 
Bun, iilhanh lira ninJcXifiin; ngirMdihoctvi lai 
trong thanh ^y. 6ng Li5't ciinji 6* lai cho dirrrc 
coi soc va day d5 c^c hoc Lro. Cou Dl'rc Thdy v^ 
cilu PhaoliS liii di sang Bang Coc, la kinh da niroro 
XiBHl, each .\a thanli Chan Ta Dun 150 dam ding. 
Ngirffi CO y xin phep 6" lai tarn Irong na&c Xiim, 
iani mot ci'ini; hos tro. Vua XiSm thet dai ngircyi 
Irong th^; lai xin tlii niio, Ihi vua bSng long cho 
the Sy . 

Trong Ihiuh Chiin Ta [Jnn cii nhicu h6n dao An 
Nam da sang lam nha da lAu ; ki thi da sang c6 y 
cho dang buon ban; lai c6 nbilu kS bo'i ti'6'n giac 
ma b6 qu6 sant; b4n ay. 

Bfrc Thay Vi5r6 chjng bi(;t vua NguySn Anh 4d 
tai ch8 nao, nen dan illuySn 6ng IJtft phji sai k& 
tini troug coi xuiig (|uanli oho bicl ngu-ffi cr diiu. 
Oug List da vu-ng Icri Du-c Tha'y ma sai \\myin 
di Hm nbieu ncri litm, mil chStig gap ncfi nio. 
Biin sail CO ngu-oi bin dao, o'lhiinh Clian Ta Bun, 
tin Ih ong IriimNaui , ngu-oi o6 y di lim lim learn ma 
ban; khi lin cr> vilo coi h6n Du'a, thi gap vnaNguySo 
Anh tiing oiic nmi dan;;, chang cij ciia ^'i an si5t. 
Vdy ong trum Nam cd bao nhiSu gao tlii dirng cho 
vua bet; doan tr* v« thanl. Chan Ta Bun mi tin 
cho Sng Litft dang biet vua fr diu, va phSi 
gian nan thieu lh«n Ihi5 mio, tire thi ong Udl 



— *2 — 

v()i vi'ui« siii limy'!" I't"'' ''''y KV". "•' '''"J. .-:'' »ii, 
lioo cdng ciin il'! ft" kliii" '"•' ilifng clio viiii; tin 
VIM vi'i ciic (ISy I* nii>i kliiii chSt doi . (Jn^ Liol, 
ciiriK ^i llio- cho Dli-i- Tli/ty flung biijl ciic ctAii ily, 
till Di're Thiiy lifti xin vua XiCm ma tr* vi' Chin 
Ta liun ; v;i ngcriW niua tliin;^ bao iiliiCii gar, ci'ing 
dii Sn iiliiic, till mua lictcho 'l(iy llinyfin Uhi ;<loan 
njirffi sang hon Dira vtW viia . Ilai l)6n gap nliaii 
thi vui fniVn;^ (jild bni . 

20. — Ong Nain HTiil) viel (lur ([oi viui Mltii |ili'ii n(*|i vu:i An Nam. 

Khi qu4ii Tily Son li'cf v& Qm Nhcfii , thi di 6ng 
quan lijn, tfn l,i oag Nam BTnb, 6- lai Ipong thanh 
Sii Gfin lam quan Qa&n COng cai Iri xir Bong ."Jai 
vS Ciic vi'r Isbac xung quaoh. Vfiy ong Nam DInh 
Sy gfti thffchovua XiSm m^iuiiciichrStkifiu ngan, 
cCing liSy quySn bg Iren niii Iruyeii day vua Xi6m, 
hoac C!J vua An Nam, lii 6 ig iNguyi5n Anh, sang 
b6nXi6m,hay liicogapvuaSy&dilu ,lhi phSi bSt mi 
ncjp cho minh ; bing khong thi se dem qufm sang 
dinh mk bTy c4 vi niro-c XiSm , Vua XiSm thtfy tbff 
%noicach vo ph6p \km vay thi gian IHm, ciing 
quyct sang diinh b6n An Nam d4 pbat qui1n ly; 
song chSng c6 y ciru vua An Nam dllu . 

Birc Thity V6r6 bict y vua Xifim , ni-n da xin vua 
An Nam dflu kh«n circ th^, nio , thi ciing dirng bii" 
f" ''" 'W vna Xierr. , vi ?iia fly c6 v \km hai nirtj-c 
^n Nam mii thai . Cho n6n kbi Birc ThSy con it ben 
Ai«ra mii xin phcp.vf:, ihi chSng ndi lo minh c.i y 
S"'V vua An Nam, m6t Uy 18 khiio. Ngiroi lai Ihu' 



)• long vua va cue (|tiim Xii'^ij, llji ditng biAl, moi 
si,r. Vay iigiro-i lai viio trong cfii liuii Dim, It lai 
liai lining Iron, mil bi>n cac y'tttc. cCing ngirffi. Khi 
ily vua chSng bie'l linh li6u ISm sao; vi'whu-n" 
quijn Ti\y Sorn fla 1% dang ci nird-o An Nam \ik 
nirijc Cao M6n r6i nita. Cao qiian da bd vua h«!t- 
con mot chiec Uiu va hai ba tram quiln ma thoi. 
Vua Cling diAng con cfia gi ma nuoi b% nhiSu 
ngircri Sy: chSng con dftn nio giiip ugu-cri nira. 
Dire Thiiy VSrS da dirng bao nliigu lu-crng thij-c 
cho vua llii con bay nhifiu m^ tboi. 

'21. — Vua xjn Dii-c Tliay dl su- ben Phalangsa, xin vua 
mro-c ^ay giiip niinh cho dSng phuc quoc. 

vay vua thieu Uifiii Ihh Sy, tlii xin BiiroThiy Ve- 
ro sang bSn T&y, xin vua Phalangsa sai binh si qua 
cu-u giiip minh. Vua giao &ti uh4 nirdc cung ban 
phep rong cho ngircfi dircfo giao oiing vua Pha- 
langsa \hh nao, IhL minh sS irng thS a'y. Va lai c6 
y cho vua Phalangsa caog d8 tin vii sin long 
thu-o-ng, thi phii con ddu long, la Bang Cung, cho 
Bi're ThSy dtra sang nirdc Phalangsa nira. 

Khi dfl'u thi Birc ThSy lijy \hm so- hai ISm , vi la ■ 
vi«c trong, ma ching bigl ra Ih^ nao. Nhu-ng ma 
h&i thjfy vua thicu thfin nioi ding, thi dfing long 
thu-o-ng ngu-cri;lai nghirSlDg: Neu co th6' ma giiip 
vua cho du-o-c biing ySn va diro:c phuc quflc lai, 
'hi at la sau ndy vua sc biCft c6rig mi Ah giing 
dao trong nu-6'o An Nam . — B(5-i vay ngu-o-i cang 
fian long chjuklio lii^u niinh lauLhctsiVc cho diro-c 
Siiip vua. 



fj i„^ ,\iu Mini ntfl), i;i i:AtiIi Ihr.i^' hi- U,(,|, 

thai rliijn, ciiiig 14 lliiili ng". "'' "K^™ "''?" ™'ili 
sang bin Tilj liim iiifil ciuig con tISu Icing viiii An 
Nam . ^in ily cing HonK Cung nuVi sau lji\y tu4i. Vua 
ciing clio htm nstroi An Nam kliiic llleo giup con, 
mi trong ban nsircri Sy thl c(i em ba hofing ban, 
t«n 14 Soc. Lai c6 hai qcian lirn vua sai lam Ibiy 
daycon. Baiy nhi«u ngirrri Sy chira c6 (Iao;nhirng 
ma bo-i da sfin long Iror lai, Ibi BiJro ThSy V6r6 
lilm phep nVa tOi cho, cuDg ra sire day d6 cho 
Ihuoc kinh ma sinh nSu long m6 sir dao. On^' 
Bong Cung sang da va tinh hifo lanh, mau thiiuc 
kinh va Co Idng men sir dao. Co mot cUu nSy la, 
14 d^u khi ^v ngircri it tu6i, chira biet minh c6 y 
di dtiu mac libng, song le cung sRn long theo Bi'rc 
Thay tiro Uli, ch^og khoc 16c ch^ng ra d^u nluy 
cha me chut nilo. Cho n^n k^ ngoai dao quen noi 
rSng : du Id Bite Thdy cd bua m&i dang the dij . 
Sau nira, Bi'rc Thiiy cung dem ba miroi hoc trn 
theo cho dang lip nh.i trircrng bSn Thifin Tru-ffc. 

22 .— Vua phai mtm quiui Xidm (lum di nu-6c XiOni . 

C6n vS phSil rieng vua , khi bfft lo dang no vi 
ii CO sin lu-ong thiro, thi lai phJi lodiing khac, vi 
chingcon bi«tcayai nira. QuiVn T;iy Smi nhii-n;; 
lira bat ngu-cri, n6n phji cir An minh trong lu'.i) 
Dlra, v4sai kidi do Irong c;ic xirxungquanh clio 
biatviScra dl6 nio, 

QnAn do ay dSn (la Tien , (hi gap m(4 doi qua-, 
Ai«m dang siim sffa di danh quftu TSy Son. 0"a" 



ricii lirffiif? qiutn .\ii>iii l)nV(, l:'i qufln do Vila \n Nam 
sai, Ihi lA long tlnnfllfj ofing cIlo xi;m sSc (111 
vua Xi6m da sai nilnh danli qufln Tily Sen, va ndi 
nili^ii Ict'i cho qiiAri do tin thai, bcri viia iii^m c6 
iighla fifing vffi vua An Num , mo'i sai niinli di dcinti 
giiic ma ciru . Cho ni5n nou vua An Nam c6 s3n long 
hii?p Cling niinh, tbi c^ng d§ lo [i&a cac viSc . (JuAn 
Xiem iai g6*i nhi^u cua IS qui Irong ma mirng vua. 
Vua nglie cac dSu 3!y Ihi ohSng v6i tin, m6t sai 
ngu-ffi I<hac hai ba \iu cho dang biet quan ^y c6 y 
daiih iiiac ma ^iiip minh ehang . Ki^ ^y tro^ v^ ciing 
noi nlitr nhijiig ngir'^i trirffc , va quyel quin XiSm 
colongngHv vaco yccrugiup vua that. Btfi do vua 
mo-i sang Ha TiSn cho dang gap quan dai tirdng 
Xiem. Nhirng ma klii den no'i, Ihi quiln Xi6m biit 
ISy va clitng noi den sir di daiih giac nira , mot 
sSm sfra tiij vi mk nop vua An Nam cho vua Xitoi . 
BiygifVvuathSy miuh mdc rnu-u lam vay, thi phim 
nan cho den d'6i la lihdc ciing trach minh dai; vi 
uhff khi Irird-c Oirc Thily da noi di ndi Iai i?ing: 
" Khdng neii liti qudn Xiim baogi&, bvivi qndnaij 
« chqiifj thdt liiiiii , sonrj hSi bat cap i » 

Vay quan tirffng dem vua ve Bang Coe ma ndp 
cho vua Xii»m . Khi Sy hai anh cm cai tri iiirdc XieSm 
lam mflt Cling nhau, nhir Id-i da ndi Irird'c n^y . Khi 
vua All Nam d.?n Bang Gdc , thl qutln Ngfi quen bufln 
bin cho vua Xi6m lien chay d«n each vui miVng, 
mi du-ng so- kiSo vua An Nam*hhi'6u di?ii ring: 
Khi tru-d-c minh vircfc bi4n mi'i di huon, thi vua An 
Nam sai quilii ma cu-ffp lity liiu minh . Nd cflng 
ndi them nhi|i|i d^u r«t nang ma bd, va cho vua 



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An Nam. Vua luilj lii) c.ic i\iu ay mj:i v(i rliVu gifm 
ISiii, ci'inf; imifl'n pliat gi"' vua An Naiji, 

« 2;i.— Vu;i iiliiV !i;ii vtjii iiii'W-. Xii'iii (■■iiijj. 

Nhirn^ niu vua em t6 I6n;? thu-o-og vua An Nam 
m;i Irach quAn Ni^o n;i.ijg(Mu , va duni no ra. Doan 
Ihi cim'lay vua An Nam mil ep nf.'6i mfit phAn ci'm- 
minh, cun,i< noi nhidu Irri an Ai rSng: h 8(5 ntnln 
« ngu-cfi lathogian uiiythi klitfii khb la du-d'nj nio! 
"Ching CO sir gi virng IjiSn s6t; horn nay clang 
« binh y6n vui nurugcung phu qui sang troug, den 
« mai Ihi tan milt (1i Oil. » VuaJjy con no! niiidu ddu 
khac viS rainh, vi hai anh cin khi Ivvcacty biro hen, 
ma mot y mSl I6ng ciing iihau md-j dang len birc 
cao [jh4m oi. liSy gi* lai dSi vua An Nam each Ijch 
sir, ciing bao giao nghia vd-i nhau, vA quySl diiih 
qnftn Ta.y Scm, Vua An Nam da bifft t6 cac d^u «y 
la chiTd'c hi ngoai , vi hai vua Xiem ehSng that long 
cu-u giup minh. Vity vua An Nam & trong Bang 
Coe, mil tuy iSng , chSng phAi giam, lai hai vi^a a 
lich sir be ngoai, song cMng khac chi nhir phAi 
giam, VI hSng od U rinh chirc canh giir ludn 

Ilai vua XiSrn ra dft, nhir tii6 cd y gifr Id-i da 
Im-a ma sai nhiSu binh sT sang danh giac cho yon , 
macbia ra hai toin ; mOl toan di bd, mot loan di 
hiiy. Chan ddu^tdng hai vua «y, tta 14 Tri^u 
Un thi am q.«, dai lu-d-ng qudn coi eac (oAn 

I6n 14 dug rhe, vua da gap linh ed Irong llrinl, 
Bang Coc. Xhi inrdc ong Ay vdn ed idng trnng 



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cinig vua; va khi vti.-i Ivtln (fuAii TAy S(rii cdng 
sang tin niinll Irong coi Phn Qurtc, llii flng 3y llieo 
chdog dang ma phAi An ininli no'i nn nai kia. B^fri 
sail CO y tim vua lai, ma dot} nfiitSii ntri, snng 
chJng nglie tin tii-f. gl s6i, clio nSn n^iro-i tin that 
vua sang b6n Xitiin. Bd'i vAy da due 16ng sang b6n 
Sy cho dang tim vua. Ong Sy di bt) It'un niOt vcf' 
nam ba quan khtie, l;'i ong phtj tirtjng Lircrng, on"- 
lliijog Toilo, ang llii 0u4n, ong thCfng binli Ilan 
ongLu-u Tlui Quang, vtln van. Klii «ng Th(5 mtji 
den noi, llii chtra tliSy vua, song cluing khdi mity 
ng.iy gap dang. iVgirijti thSy vua da miSc cjadn 
Xiero lira ddo ma bSt a thanh Bang Coo. 

\iy hai vua XiiSm dat ong Th6 lam quan cal 
nhie~u binh s! di irirffn nhirug qufin thuy. Con 
quan dtji UrtJng quftn Xi«m , la flng Tri^'u CAn 
ciing 111 chiiu vua, Ihi di qua xir lia ThSo i niroc 
Cao IWn. Xii- S.y vHt giau co, nliigu quan NgO 
quen sang buflii bin A- do; Ihi ong Ti-igu Ct\n & 
lai v<W quan ccr dang ba thtlng, nhfrng cho-i btJi 
anuifng.an cir(>|) cfla ngu-t>i ta mi thOi. 

Quan Id-n An Nam th«y vAy thi bui3n Itlm , nhirn- 
mil ching Um gi dang. Song bo-i 6ng Sy dtl du-'a 
vua Cling quan linh d«n Tra On, & gdn d(5n Sa 
ll^ng la luy rfft manh ap Cao M6n vti Bdn- Nai 
vii-a giip t|uan ray Strn d6ng binh d<i, thi hai bin 
<Unh nhau nhie'u tran, ma ching ai diing, vi hai 
b6n danh rSt manh bao c4 va hai. Nho-n vi su- Hy 
"IS The g,a„ I4m ma quyet dtinh ci tlid cho .von = ' 
"■n vu-ng It^i vua mk x6ag viiodinh quan gilc 
I'"" a«mkhixuai ky bat y. llai ben ddnh nhau dS 



— M — 
Idii, llii '|Uiln siS» '!•' pli'ti 'III'" vit chay. My gi„ 
ijns Till'! li''iii i'""i 'i'"'" ^''^' cb.'in;; Imy ngiroi 
|)li;ii dull siirig- Mri nliAiii iilA cllr't. Vna lire t,U'^^ 
liy liim; vl li'i ngu'iJ'i Iruiig thftii gun dfini xij-ng 
Mag lAm i|uun Hriins. 

Baiif^ Ithi tl'y [jiulil XiOni cuu a' nliirn^ cltrri bcri 
Iroiii; xtr Ua Tlidc nhir l(>i da noi (rinrc n;iy. Vua 
ni-uy Thai Bljrc, I'x xi'r Qui Nhcrn j'lf^hc tin deti jty, 
thi vOi vling chay vjio S:'ii Gon ma dem nliicn binli 
llieo, vi ngiro'i qua xir nAo thl l)i5L cAc biah sT Iheo 
minh. Va lai c6 nbiSu qufln sSn cr B6ng Nai riji. 
liity nhi4u t[uaii ffy hi6p lai jam mSt co- quAn 
don;,' dSi) ISm. Bfliy gicr 6ng Thai Bij-c dem quttn di 
lim binh Xif!m,vJ cliSc minh sSdang ti-an chSngsai. 



- Uuiiii Ti'iy SuTl clfliii^ tra 



-\'ua lai ph'ii i^iai] nan. 



Khi Sy binh ba vi hinli Ihfiy quftii Xi«m dii hiip 
lai cilng nh«u vu d.iiig tmng Trii Siitft, lai lap 
■ihieu Iny ncr, no ncfi kia.Ouan Tay So'rl di^n nffi,tiii 
• hiing kip „ghi, nh6- xuoi nnci-,5 ihiian pid Ihi 
binh thuy si.'q, i,a„ ir,r,i.c ma xung vJio dinb lau 
Xii.idLi-ldm.Khid(lnq.,anXi6mcbangrad«usff, 
<lii dinh ,nS H,6i. Chlng khAi bao Iftu „,', lh«y 
'[|"ln minh cm da nbiSu, va q„a„ Tfiy San ISy 
JlrVc ui ba chiix till,, ,h, nga long tr«n hot. Ban 
n 1. lun„„thiq„a„TayS<T„ 1% hCt, cliSn. sot 
1,8 '.'.Tv-^^ «'*''' S'^P '■■?" 'W"h bo; ma 

';;;'*?^^° "*".■"<?' Chi „su.ccSmqnairi,.ong 
'«l"y'!«h)p.N-h,rn,v,yehS„gda„^..„„g,, vl 



- 43- 
qudiiTily S'fn li.-iin 1.1'y lirl, nUn i|u,1n XiUrn lij li'j- 
Iriin liny i.i |)h.ii liSt l.'ini Wi llii nhiiSu lim . Mi(y 
tjiiAii f.run kliui, (111 I'a sire lim tlAug 16n ru'ng m;\ 
ti'u^ v& SiSm ; song cung kiiung v& dang niilL^gtrcri, 
vi iihi Ihait lac, ngadi Ihi clfl pliji chgt troi, k4 
tJli pIlAi chet d6i,k^ (hi nhgc nhSn qu^, du5i 
sire ili m^ chet doc dang f;5n hot. Qu^n Xiem 
phSi nan lam viy, thi lir 9^y v^ sau chSng c6n dSni 
djinh giac trong niro'e An Mam n(ra . 

Quan Xi6m da bai trail c^ tht^ Ij^m v-ay, ma vua 
An Nam lai da mS't ling ThS, Ihi chSng Met cay ai 
lam tird-ngcaiqu;lii rainh nira; n6n khi th% quan 
Xi6m ttSa, thi vua cung xaSag Vrni mk th4o lui. 
Vua da biet vff con vi cac d^y Id rifing con 0- trong 
hiin Dira, thi chaj sang bSn Hy . Doan vua sai k4 
sang ben XiSni, ma cao chtra miiih ciing liai vua 
vi dil Ibna, va da nifiit cac lau Xi«m ; lai xin bai vua 
miiin Iracb sir iJy. Hai vua ngbe Icri caocbiraminh 
the fty, thi ra dHa h&ng 16ng, chkng t6 dHa gitln vua 
An.Nam cbul nao vi itng: quAn da tbualam vily 
thi cbang phai tai vua An Nam, Vi cbu-ng ong jy 
cbSng lam tirdng cai quan, nen cac deu 15i tbi tai 
chSu minh, Ik quan dai Ivcdng chdng biet lira 
tu-dng; nSn c6 mot minb Trigu CAn c6 ISi vi dang 
phat ma th6i. llai ong Sy lai xin vua An Nam 
sang bSn Xifim nira, chd- dem long so- d«"u gi. 

5-J . — \'ii,-i lii'n niliili tnV vi' Xii'rii iiiul liin nuM . 

Vua An Nam da mSe lira Wn tru-o'c llil so- bai 



-so - 

1,401. Song bo-i ch.liig ciiii li; rail Sn minh Iron: 
lion Dirii (liro'c nini, lai oliSrig liiilt Ji ddu, vi quiii 
Tay Strn ilircrc tian c^ the, caog ra si'n Urn ininli 
cliodiffro; lai nliu'ng quail niinli lli.fl lac tlii qua 
Xieiii liijt : nen viia liuii ili'inh tlem vcr con cnng c;^ 
\h nha niinh nia sani: Xiem mot Ian nira. 



BOAN THir BON 

Tav So'ii danli Bang Ngoai va cliifim ngui 
(1780 — 1791). 

I . Qu;in Tiiy .Sun danh ghlc Dang Ngoai . 

Viiy quui! Tay Scfn iiiSt ngay mot thanll . No clircrc 
[ha va ISy het moi cna quSn Xi6ni, tlii vui nurng 
Itlioe khoang vi trcr vg llianh Sai Gon. Va lai no 
cliSng con IhSy qufin giac nfra, ilii nghi j6n trong 
tlianh iy it ISu cho cltro-c h& sire lai ; doan Ibi \i 
Qui Nhmi la kinh do nird-c nd. Qua nam sau, thi 
di ra danh giac Bing Ngoai. Viy klii Irtrffc, no 
da diinh cac ,vir Biing Trong va an oirffp tlij nao, 
tbl u6 cfing lam trong cac .w BJng Ngoai II16 Hy . 
Cac viSc «'y Ihi liS ra sau nSy . 

L6 Cinh liirng lam vua tri nirdc An Nam , song 
cd ten vuamA Ihoi; vi chirng nhS NgnySn lam clliia 
trl ri6ag cac xir BSng Trong, va nha Trinh lam 
chuatri riSngcacxir B4ng .Ngoai. Ilai cliiia liVy tin 



vim llha L(> l;iin nien hi<)ii cung- [\liii cClng vi\ 1,6 
ra Idiig pluic tiing' b^ nsoiii; con ci'ic vi<3c f,r! iiir/Vo 
liji :ii;)c hai clu'ia nliir tlS tli3:y tron^ Ti/'u dmi 
\vu\ic iiiiy. * 

'1. — Clii'iii Ti-inh (li.ic (U"i- v;'i rln'U yiVi . 

Chua nlm Triiili thi ctOc dur liim , l;\m clio c;ic xii' 
Bang Ngo^i pliai loan lat khon nan qua le . Sir 
ilao tiii Cting khi^n nan hern nira, vi nlia Trinh ciii 
cjira da'o mai ; cho nen, nam 1775) cung- la L6 
Ciuh [Iirng tam IhtLp luc nien. thi 6ng Ilyaxintfi, 
la ngircri dong 6ng thanh Bominico, va 6ng Yin- 
senie, l^ th^y cA, b6n qndc thuSc ve Bia philn bQn 
Bong, d^u ph^iluanxir tu- vi dao. Namsau.lai c6 
mGt Ui^y gicing, [fin la BOminicd Thao, cung ph^i 
ch^t chem vi dao. Cac sir khon kho b6n daomSc 
ph&i, vi m;it tien bac dang- no hay \k pb^i bAt be/ 
daugkia, thi tach^ng k^ dang cho hg't. 

Nam 1784 cung la C4nh Ilu'ng tii* thApngu nien, 
cliua Ti'irih phAi binh xt^ii h6 l^m , bo'i khi (ru"d'c me 
t'lrcru ciing m6 sAc due, nfin da chct y^u khi mdi 
n6(i ba miro'i lam tu6i. Ong' a'y dS. dat con ddu 
lung mu-ffi chin tLi6i lam &6ng Cung, dS noi quan 
lain vua* Nhirng ma khi gSn chS't, thi i\x con d^u 
I6ng ma dal con vo* mon kia mo-i nfin mirm bdn tu6i 
liim B6og Cung. Mii. btri chu-a c6 tri khon cung 
chira lam chi dirccc, Ihi ngu'o'i dat me ong Bong- 
Cu'.ig 3iy ifin \k\n \A quD'c cong, vil phong qitan 
Icrokhjic lim ph6 chinh ma tri nu-d'c, cho den khi 
Ong Being Cung da Icrn I6n. 



;;2 



:i, -i:ic .luaii cti) Iran. .'Iwing .Imu i.li.i.' iilii Tnjili i«r., 

Chdf%!ii bSiig long niuoii Aia tiy sSl; ciio riCn 
6115 a[y cli^t vira r6i , Ihi cAe quan dfing' lioli cun- 
nhau nif* lim loan, liiii^ giet quan pho chi'nh; iai 
du6i vua nhd vk hh quuc codg, ma dut con Mti 
long lam cluia tri nirdc. Vay 6ng ^y e6 y thir^ny- 
lv6 da ciru minh, tlii ban nhii^u chirc ttro'c ; nhirng 
nia nhirng ke ay da sinll 16-ig k\6a ngao I;im. K^ 
chirc nho thi tnuOn dfing chi'rc cao, niA k^ da dircrc 
chiTc cao Iai nuidn cho dirtfc chirc cao bffn mra" 
vi ai ai cang k^ minh c6 coiig trong, nSn ching 
Hy pb^n tbiro-ng nio lam xirng cong minlt. Nhcrn 
vi sir Sy, nam 178i, IS, L6 C4nh Hirng tu- tb&p ngu 
nien, thi nhirng quSn nghich dilng a!y giel nhieu 
qnan dai thJn; iai d(?t va an cird-p trong cnng de"n 
cbua Cling ngam de gjgt chiia nfra, 6ng iy it tu4i 
v4 cbSng cdgan, thi so- hSi ISni, ching bigt diing 
dep loan, vii chdng bigt linh lam sao, vi c4ng l!ty 
Icji ngot mS noi cimg quan S,y, thi no c4ng ki6u 
ngao. Va Iai no ciing tran ra ciio xa cSo Wng, ma 
* ch^ng khae gi U cird-p. Bo'i viiy sir khOn kho 
dathiSm ni6t ngiiymot hon. 

Bay gio' tac quan Iai Ifip mfit phe ma b6 nha 
Trjnb, vk lap Iai nha L6 14m vua cho xong, chS.ig 
c6n pbJi dnng cbua nira. va Iai bfii dfln BSng 
Ngoalco I6„g phucnha NguySn, thi c6 nhii^u kc 
u-ffc ao mm n*.n NguySn cho du-o-c giiip nhj U\ 
Kbi Sy ubii Nguy6n,ch4ng con quyCni gi iifra ' 



quan Tay Sun da cmj-p l«y cic xir niin = 



Tro 



lai Ngiiyiiii Anil (,rc1'n siiiii? Xiflrii, Tn:'i dilii |l;'ing 
NsnAi oliSnp' liie'l cho I,', cilr, vi.;x fiiing Trong llii'! 



i.- Oug aaf Clunli kOn ,|ua,i Ky Smi ra Ding Xgoai . 

Khi a'y CO rjuan van kia, len l:i CSng Chiiili, so- 
iiha Trjnli liim, va c6 y lo miru lam hai nbk Kj. tlii 
tron vaoBariK' Tronif vcri c)uflaTay Scrn mi giuo 
ra danh Banh Nsofli cuog IjSt nha Trinh. Ong fl:y 
quA quyct lieu i5ng Thai Birc c6 sftn long ISy t6n 
nha Nguyen ma ra danh giac Bang Ngoiii, tbi 
mlnh se lien rho nha Le cung c4 va dan mSc lira. 
Ba'y giff 6ng ffy gffi thcr eho cao quan Bang Ngoii 
dang biet nha Nguyen dang dnn va giup nha Le, 
lai sai nhieu k^ diSi Ira ngiro-i (a Irong cac xfr 
cung nhu-lam vay. 

Qiian Tily Scrn c6 long mnon liiy cac xii- Bang 
Ngosi da iaii, nghe ong Cong Clilnh bay cho, till 
vui long. Ay vay ong Thai Bi'rc sai em nh6, I6a la 
Long iNhm/ng, c6 danh tiling tot tri ISm, va gan 
dam ; ngiroi liiy ten nha NguySn ma dom nhigii 
binh si ra Bang Ngoiii. Tnrd-c hut thi gfi-i tlio- 
kliSp moi nc/i ma dfii nguroi ta rSng- ciNha 
» Nguyen dS dJlnh dirg-e qujln lay So'n cung dfl la'y 
« i-,ic xir B4ng Trong yfla rfii; vay lai ra Bang 
« Ngoai, irifU la c6 y ctrii i4y dftn, vk danh pliat 
« nhii Trinh vi iira nay li'mi khtfn cho dan ; hai Id 
« rirn ISy N|,a Le; ha Id vCm xira nha Nguyen lam 
"cliua tri da xii- Bang Ngoii ma giiip Nha L6, 
«n6n cung mmln Wy chirc :ly lai nira . .. Cho ne« 



— Si — 
nlifrjig Ijinli si' ciim ccV vicl .;lia- liing: Nijimhi 
Irii'u phic 'iiijldfii, pliril ilirl Trinh, jilu'i U: .— Khi 
iy, em lliir hai img Tl»ii IJt'rc, lin la Bii-c Uiij-, (hi 
cii cff err di)i ci'in^ cue xir Ddng Nai va Cao Mi-ti 
Ui;iy vi anh. 

V.-iy on;,' Long Nhiro-iig lity Wn nhii Nguyenma 
dui da (liin JJaiig N^oiii 14in vfty, la nanj I7SC, 
eiing la LS CSnIi fTirng lir thap Ihitt ni6n, ciing 4 
nam liiiili ngii. Khi ddu llii IJy sir Hug ciirig cue 
xij khiic Dang %uai mail lilm. Vi quan qudn 
va dan ngcr Ja nlii Nguygn thill, Ihi vui ma rum- 
irong ihk, chkng phii diinh Iran nio sol. BSy giir 
ohija Tiinh IhSy IliiCn ha b6 mhih lh6 «y thi nga 
Ifrng mi IriJn di ; song cung chAng biet An mioh 
it dau thi da lir vjm . Ong Long .Mwij-ng ra U 
Cher, thi cung Isly t6n nhi NguySn raa den ohSu L.'- 
Cdnh iiu-ng vil nhin liTy 14 vua . Vua Sy cun- 
mSc lira, vi ngcr la nhi Nguygn v4 vui mirng- lai 
g4 con cho Dug Long Nhuong. _ u CAnh Hung 
Ja gi4 c4, ma khi bict niinh da mAc lira lh',5 
ay, thi xKu Mb ciing lo bu6n cho cMn nSi muon 
chgt.ma chochau, goi W ChiCn Thfing, len lam 
vua. ChiSu ThSng ching diira cAi niSn hieu; cho 
n6n lu- Ay cho d5n khi Gia Long lay dang cA v.', 
niri/c An Nam, Ihi ciin lAy ten CAnh llu-ng lam nif n 
liiVU.Kh, ay vua Gia Long con g„i la NouyGu .Aiih . 



D.-IKi 



hiing .Vgoiii i.liJi kliJn. 



Dan uang Ngoai khi biSt mi„h da mAc .iiiiln 
lay S„u lu-,, ,IAo thi gian lAra . Cac quan ohia lam 



nliieii pl]c m;'l l/irii lorill vk daiih ijiljVn TAy Sfrii; 
song da iniigii (lud, vi tjiuln ^y dfi chifjiii tity cac 
kho, cdc fh^nh, cac ddn, cfing- chiom h£ft moi str , 
n6n ch^ng- ai lam gi dang. C4c pho ity la^thdm 
khfi'n cho d^n ; vi chirng qui\a T;Yy Scrn th<liy ngircri 
taghfctniinli dir(yng<ty ,cung Ititfip lim loanchdnj,' 
trfl vd-i minhj thi 1.1'y phep dCt mil dop loan cuiig 
b^t n/^irffi ta nOp thiic nang- l^in. Va lai , c6 bao 
nllieii oiia tv&a^ kho vua, v^ nhirng- van^ bac 
, Cling cfta khfio thu6c vl nlii L6 hay la nhi Tljnh , 
tlii cfuiln Tily Scrn cird-p li(y cJ. Con nh&ng 
cCia rieng cac qiian hay iii ctia ngirdi ta, ma 
quAn Tay Sffri cird-p liiv , tbi ta ohlng noi den lain 
chi. 

0. —Long MiiioQg ifli- v(} cilia ciia iin cinj-|i ciuij,^ aiili mil sinii 
ra su- bill lioa. 

Ong Long Nhtro-ng th3;y diin ch^ng pbuc niinh 
ciing siSm sira danh giae ihi scr, uen don dem qu4ii 
ve Hue. V&y khi trdr ve, qua nffi niio, tbi no'i ity 
khon kho, vi quiln Tdy •So'o chAng giii- phep tiic 
gi ; no thSy gi viira y (hi IJy bet. Ciiog cd kbi no 
dSt lang no limg kia vii diinb ngirffi ta. Nhffng 
mil chiiig nffi niio dii pb4i khSn kh6 cho bitng xij 
Thanh Iloa va xir Nghi! An; vi quAn Tily ,S(/n thii 
hai xir Sy, vi tru-dc da t6 I6iig ghel no vii da danb 
lai vd-i^nd dir him. Viy tuy 6ng Long INhu-fl-Dg tro' 
v6 Hue mac long, song cung od y gifl- ISiy cac xit 
Bang Ngoiii liim nlur ci'ia ri6ng minlij vii xirng 
minb li, Binh Bac Vu-trng liim chiia thav vi nhii 
TrinhgiiipUCbiAn Tlifl'ng. 



I'lliK Thai llii-c iV yiii Miim ilglic lin mii nijuh 
Ih llinli llAo Vinrng, dH iiiju an: viAc l>ilnK Ngofii ' 
cimg <lfi Itfy ilitng iihidu ci'ia c.-ii iiini, llii iji ,.,', 
rird-c alio dSris liy phSn oiU Sly, B^y git> hai nijli 
em sir.il ra a}niu dia bU ItiiiSn ciing nhaii ISm, 
vi ai ai ciing niufl'n I«(y phSil nhi«u. Va Inj, Any- 
ninh BSo Vircrng thiJy ani) rla lity y riSng ma l„fln 
xir tir nhUu ([iiarl Ici-n, ma chSijg ban cllSu gi cfi.ig 
minii, tlii IjiSt la anh kl.inli (16 ini.ih, v,'i c6 y ^.jfr 
lity ciio tjiio-n vhip, diing di cl.n ,„ii,|, |;,m chiia 
lii cac xir Bang Nf^oai. 

J.-liuanliemiliinligiifccung niian; sau liii lam lioa mi, Hin 
mm An Sam ra lam ba jiliitn , dio ml,t ngaoi mrtt pl„in . 

Bm fto 6ns- Binh Biic Virmig hi6p vai Dire Ong 
14 anh Ihir hai , 6- Irong fidng .\ai , ma danh giao 
™ng ong Thai Bu-c. Yay hai anh em vly (hanh 
Qui Mio-n, d&ah efmg anh cA da lau ISra , song 
Chang bSnnao dSag, chSng bgn njo Ihna. Ba anh 
em lam hai nhau va lam hai cA vii thiSn ha 

Nam sau, la nam 1 787 , la L« CAnh llirna' t* Ihap 
bat men, cing la nan, Dinh vi, ong Binh BAo 
Vu-o-ngnghe dAn Bang NgoSi Ijm loan Ihat ma 
auoi cac (p,an niioh da rtat, Ihi ba anh em giao 
Wa cung „hau, ma ,hia c4 nu-<fc An Nam ra lam 
ba ph n, raA lam ba nu-*c. l-hAn gio-a c6 ba'n .,r, 
liQuAng Ngai, Qui Khan, VM Y6n , va Nha 
Trarig ihi |h„o„ ,4 ^„^, ^^^.. „ ,^^ ,, ^^^^ ^_^. 

"mh do mrdc Ay la Qui Nhan . PhAu BAngTron- 
C"ng CO bon .x,r IS Binh ThuAn, Ihutrtrircrc soi lA 



liirrre Xii'iii Tlii'iiili, liciiig Nai, ll.i l.iil, lli'i Tii'n llii 
lliiiiii; v& Vila Oiif,', lis. lil'y tOii Bong Vir(/uf,'; irii'i 
liinh flA nird-c ily fa Sai (Ii^n. Con plutn thir ha thi 
cii liai xVrma liioi, laxu'OiiAns N'ara,goi l:'ij;liSm, 
vii [hiS ; cac xtr iiaiig' Ngoai thi c.ang lliuoc v(t pliS,n 
a'y . iMlAn S'y I'Ong liffri hai phdti kia; m^ Idnii do 
lurffc (fy ilii goi la I'lu'i \niln. Ong Blnh Biic Vircrng 
lay cac .vii- ^!y iani phjSn l'i6ng minh. 

8 . — DiiliL,' .\goiii lo;)!l Ji.lC iiuil tinll . 

Ba anh em giao hoa cuiig chia niro'c An Nam 
t1oan,thi ong Binh BSc Yiro'ng trcr v& Hne,lai cti ra 
DangNgoai cho dircfc dpp loan . Vi ctnrng cac quiin 
Bang Ngoai ghet cjuSn Tay Sera hSl long het sire, 
va da cilia ra linn hai plie ; ki thi mu6n ep hi Chi6u 
Tlitfng I4p lai nha Trinh, ciing: chon clii'ia nha Trlnh 
nhijT Idii trird-c. KJ thi chang muon nha Trjnh, lai 
chSngmufl'n chua nao nu-a; mfit niufln nha Le \km 
Vila, dm quycn thi6n ha cho xong ma tlioi. 

Uai phe Sy danh nhau khfirj nan Mm, nen cAc 
xirBang Ngoai sinh h3n dflnloan lacqmil6; chtng 
conphep tic thii- tir, ra nhir chdng con vua nira. 
Lang no danh lang liia, ching bigl cfty ai ciru 
giiip. Nhi nao )hi mac nhil Hy giir ISy niinh. Biu 
do cfing CO lie ctrd-p, upiro-i la giet Ion nhau. Dau 
cac quan, tUa quan linh ra nhu- kc cird-p het tlnSy. 

Nam Sy, 1,0 Trang Cinh', & sir Nghe An, phii 
k4 cird'p dot di . Co mat nhil thcf vii nhii khach 
kh6i chay mil thdi, Ihi ngircri la k4 lil phcp la. llo 
My cung phSi nhien sgr khfin kho vi dao, v4 mill 



nliii';!! tiOn ii'ra Ifirn. V7I l.-ii nam iiy [iliiii (l;ii \rd;: 
(inan phAi liao ci'inf; lut cA thA. C;ic hrr ilfi ftatif: 
.\goJi vi! xi'r .\ani iijnh vit hft. Ilni hiiyfin yuiuh 
I.ini vi (I6tig Tiiaiili thi chug khl$n uau han nfra: 
bao I'/n 1,-im, cira nhk sap h6l; cAy crti ciinj; sanh 
hoa ddng vat hao hai (An tuy()t ch^n;; con fri6n<^ pi , 
Trong ho ThuAn N^l;ia c6 nt(5t. nha (her khOng sAti 
mA thai. Niro-c hiin trim ra lam hir liia, con bso 
nhiSii l<h6i liithir, thi Igi ]ihAi sAu keo.NamAy 
chSng CO ai pat ihrrre, nia h'la nam trirc/c cjin lai 
it nhiiSu, Ihi U cirijp lAy h«t, cho n6n Ihien ha 
floi khAt quA le. Mu c.6 lidn bac cung ching bici 
li'!u lam sao ma mua an , vi chSng con eld an gi 
nii-a. K4 da chet dni thi v6 ngan v6 sS k^ chSng 
xiet. ISgirofj ta cbl an ci nhir bo hay 14 an nhiTng 
r6 cAy, ^Sc chu«i, thi lai sinh binh'dich ma cang 
them ch«t ho-n nu-a. Co k{ tinh lai Irong c4 nu'd-c 
An Nam da chgt nfra pliAfi ngtrffi ta. Trong sir 
Nghe An CO xA chAng com sot ngirm nao, hoao 
cliotdoi, boacchol blnh het. 



DAu ndm Chiia giang sanh 1789, la nam Ky 
dAu cung la (;Anh lUrng ngu thAip nidn, khi bot 
dich va diii kbit, Ihi oi.g Binh bac Vircrng mdi 
dem qnAn ra ma dep loan Dang Kgoai, Khi dAu 
ong Ay chira lAy (6n vua, mOt xirng minh la ohiia, 
CO y tuyol c4 long I6c uliA Trinh cho nha Lc diro-c 
yen. Nhu-ng ma khi dcp loan va tuyO.t nhA Tru'.h 
doan, thi lai ra sire lim hai cA vA nha l& iiira. (iho 



— :;9 ^ 

itel) on^ illy bdl diTtrc hiio iiliit^u n^rrtVi tih;i I,**; lli'i 

gii?l hct. L« (;bii!n 'J'hft'ng; IhoAt klioi llii Irfin sang 

nird'c 0ai Minh. 
V4y ong Blnh BSc Vtro-ng khi da \h)a cic vi6e 

BangNgo^i, cung bStcAo quan va clan sir chlii phuc 
minh vi nhii Trjnh chSng c6n, lai nhii Li da tMn 
di doan, thi Ong ,1'y xirng minli la Hoiing de ciing 
c4i niSn lliSu la Quang Triing. Boan lai vi Hue la 
liinh do nird-o nndi; ngiro^i c6 y cf thong thA oho'i 
bffi oho vui , vi nghi rftng : chSng con aj danh cung 
minh nira. Nhcrng ma Irong thu giai chdng ai dircrc 
bling y4n cho Iron, vk ki dCr thi lai cjng khd tiong 
cho dang bSng yen that . 

10. — Nu-6'C Dili Minli sai'binli dcp loan y iilm- GiiOu 
Thong sin. 

Khi vua LS Chifiu Tha'ng: da Irdn .sang ben niroc 
Bai iMinh, thi da k&u van vdi vua Thu'ffng vi Gia 
Khanh xin oiru minh . Vua Dai Thanh chin, lioac 
CO long that cii-u nhi L6, hoac c6 ymudu ISy nu-do 
An Nam ma nh(l,p v6i nu-dfc Bai Minh nhir doi 
tnrdc, thi chang h4n . Va,y vua Tbircrng v] sai 
raircri van binh sang nu-dc in nam mi rSng: c6 y 
danh quSn lay Son ma can Nha L6. 

Vay khi da btrd*c cho^n sang nu-trc An nam vira 
I'fli, thi quan dai tu-d-ng Bai llinh ra chiducho vua 
Quang Trung , ma noi nhidu d(5u rSt kito cang 
rang: <i Vua Thu-ffng vi la durng cao cA c6 quyen 
'< phep, da sai minh sang nu'dc An Nam cung mufln 
" van binh at , cho n^n minh se lam cho cac niii non 

S''c k'j. 6, 



u I'll liiiill <l|a , Iki" aWtiu ili s8 uini xi in liiin Ijiii^ 
I. ban iillii5" suiif,' I)i6n »i! viH clio cijn cho kbo. 

•• l.iii ro y san.if An Nfim olio Airi^t: ci'r phop clu,^ 
" hiiili jii.\ Mt iii ii.1'.y pliAi khiV tii qui chifih, v;, 
(pull] cii.i ai llii tiA cho nS(y, afuij! (lo.iii xet mrii sii 
.. cliomihh. Nlion vi si.f (ty,lioac ong Quanij Trail.- 
« m [lull pliuc tOi ciiiiK iTiinh ci'tch klilfim iilmcrni; , 
CI llli niinli s"in I6ng liTy Ii5ii viia Tiiirffii^' vj ml Iha 
<i Ini cho, <:hS<i;; phii sir gi dir s<5t. .Miiri/c bSii^ 
« ch^iigdon phuc tdi^ttli ilgi'ly nfio thillly iiiiu pliAi 
« phat ch^tig khoi. » 

Trong khi -^y qiian dai Itroii^ khiiyfin bi\o 
iii'-iro-i ta o' y6ii, vi c6 y phat k6 nghich v;i U(\ co UA 
mk thoi ; con k6 lanh vji ke phuc Ini Ihi se dtro-c sir 
14nh. • ' ' 

II - — OuilHg Trung rljjng ll-;)ll l',;\ IIu;. 

fing Oiiang Trung ((iSy chi ndi xScxiro-c Ui6 ;Ty, Ibi 
gitln qua. Co bao nbi6u binh si sSln thi dem di iirc 
thl, cho du-Cfc danh quHn Dai Minh. 6ng «y di vni 
vSng bail pliftn nhirt da, cho n6n trong 15 ugSy 
thi da d«n Viln Ling , IS noi quan Ngo da dong frai , 
ciing xong v4o danh qiiln % xuSt ky bS.t y. Von 
khi tru-dc, 6ng Quang Trung danh duwc nhi^u Iran 
ci iU va da giet nhi^n quftn giac; song le chSn^- 
bao gi* du-Cfc tciln ek tU cung gi el nhi«u quiiii 
giao cho bSng Un n(!y. Vi chu-ng noi hai bSu giao 
chicn vo-i nhau thi diiy nhirng bun ISy; niii quAn 

hh^ ■ "'^° "^''^" "° """S S4"'i lu'o'iis 'liiro vi 
khi giai , no lai dung nhirng giiy nang n(S , cho ncii 



— lil — 

lii^ hiXtyc Minn.y Ijini tni pll/ii chin plujp iil;\ (lioi, 

klion^tliL' nho mil I'lU cIk/ii Ifin diro'c. 
(:6n quflii An Nitiii llii di chcrn khc^ng , miic .-io nho 

vcl ,cf1[n ^ircfni giao ni;i ilioi, (hi dfinh qu.^i Ngfi 
chdiig khacgi danli gi6'ng ngoai vAt; ]ai no miic lAy 
dicing gi(?t dang ngiro'i An Nam nao, Vti jai ong 
Oiian^ Trung dem nhi^n voi, ma quAn Ngfl cliStig 
quen danli th6 ^y ; cho nen klii thilly voi, llii so* 
ni^ tim dang: ti"*^n he't. Vay nhirng: qniin Ng6 l)i tiV 
ti'An liaylii phdi diet doi khi tr6'n doc dang thi h^ng 
ha sa stf. Con linh An Namltr triln kliong ddy hai 
(ram . Bao nhieu iiro-og thirc va nhfrng dfl khi giiSi 
v4ng hacquiin Ngo da dem sang, tlii linii An Nam 
dalSy dang c4, mi cac giCfng Ky llii nlii^u ISm, vi 
chinig b4y mirffi con ngira mdi cli6- liet niiirng 
vang bac qnAn ^y b6 lai . 

12.-Quang Trurij^ xiii Tiiirmi£,r vi jtlioag vamii^-. 

Khi qu4n Nad da Itiua 14ni vay doan, thi ch4ng 
c6a ai dam chong tri vd-i Quang Trung nira. Khi 
tiir<*c ong C3ng Chinh da rird'c qn^n Tiy Sffn vi 
cho dang oan phat nh^a Trinh, mil khithSyciic vice 
khong diing nhir miuh da Irong, lai Iha'y qiiiln S.y 
do- lo-n lam vSy, thi phiin nan iiSni cfing cd y lam 
het sire cho dang ctru dan lai. 

Cho n6n flng Sy v6 dau phe giiip vua Chieu 
Th3ng, cung danh nhiiSu triin vtj-i qnAn Tay Strn, vA 
nhfrng U Iheo phe chiia Trinh goi la chiia Que. 
Song dgn sau ong Sy phii bU va phii chem . Ildn 
dao tice flng Siy liSm, vi c6 long chinh tnrc chSng 



- r,2 - 

ihif^n (it ui, ciin;^ hay ItiiniTi^^ dfUi vi'i en long rn^i 
sir ili.io. 

Ouiln NgiWlil Hum tr;)n tiii tnV v6 (|ue; ma quan 
dai tirgng qurt,'i Hy cliSng lAu cho vua Thtrr/n,:< vi 
bii't minli da tliua, m<it Uu vflng; « Nu't^c An Narn 
d6c khi d()c nirfVc, quiln mhih chSng fjuen,n6nfla 
ph^i chfit hao nhif^u Idm. » — Ong Quang Trung c6 
y xiii vua Thircrng vj phoug vircrng cho, tlii ciing 
sai sir qua mk l&m clurng quan dai tircrng qu^n 
da tciu Ihitt. Vua mdc lira da s3.n, thi l;^y l^m tin; 
cho n6n nam 1791, U Canh flirng^ ngi'i thfip nlii 
ni6n, cung la nam Tan hcri, llii vua Thirr/ng vj sai 
sir dem sSc trong (h^ ma phong vu-crng cho ong 
Quang Trung. Sotig ong Sty chkng chiu ra Ke Cher 
ma lanh s^c, m6l sai quan Id'n kia gL^ la Quang 
Trung ma lanh sdc mk thoi', Ong ^y lam vua cai 
tri cac xir Bang Ngoai nu-ffc An Nam thi l^m vSy. 
Con vua U Chi6u Thung da sang b6n Bai Minh xin 
vua Thiro-iig vi ciru mi ch^ng dang viec gi, thi a 
lai b6n ^y nhtr n^ircri ddn, cimg chfit b6n % khi 
dagia. 



PIIAiN 'ClU'r MAI. 
DOAN TICM tO- B&C TriAY VfinOSANG QUA 

Nu'o'c Phalangsa cho ben Km vua 
GiA Long bAng tri lay ca vA no-u-c 
An Nam (I78C — 1812), 



BOAN THLT iNHlTT 

TiV klii Bii'c Tliay Vero di sii- cho den klii 
ngu'Cri qua d&i (1786—1799). 

1 . — Bi'rc Thay Vera cli sir ben mro-c Phalangsa . 

_ Birc ThSy V4rd da sang nira-o Phalangsa vdi 
dng Bong Cunf; oho dang xin vua Phalangsa ciru 
giup; thi nam 1786, 14 LS Cinh Hirng tfr (hap 
that nifin, oiing ]a nam Binh ngfl, ngiro-i md-i d^n 
noi. Va.y nsircri di qna nai nao mk thi6n ha thiiy 
"giTwi An Nam thi lity l4m la ISm, vl xira nay 
chira hi Ihay nguori An Nam sang d«n nircJc 
Ihalangsa bao gio'. Song khi ngrti fa bii?t vua 
An Nam ph4i sir kh«n khd th^ njo, v4 Bu-e ThSy 
deni 6iig D6ng Cung sang nu-d-c Phalangsa vi y 
"''lo, tbi ai ai cdng thu-o-ng ma lA long kinh. Thisii 
lia b6n Tay goi ong Xy 14 Constantina vi do4ti 



— r.i — 

v^n^i Ihiiff IriruT vuu Cntil;instinO (1.1 lii}ii ciio c4 
Vi'i lloi Ihiiiih nhii- ilan^ Ui6 n;'u>, llii My Oiig Sy si! 
lii'n cho lliii tlidiih An Nam dan;^ i]hi> th^ ajy. — 
114 Vila Pllalarigsa, la Luy tliii' mu-(>i sdu, Llii 
cAiig- t6 ra long Uiiro'iig hffn nfra, vA th^t dai 
Ong Bong Cung each (rgng th^ cho xi'rng dung 
bSc con vua. Oug S[y cvin^ nhCrng iigircri An 
Nam & Irong nirt/c Phalaiigsa_ bao Uu, tlii vua 
lieu cho cAch r()ng r^i : ma bc/i ong ly cung 
nhirng ngir*i An Nam ciidog thiiijo tiSng I'ha- 
langsa,' ma lai Etirc Th^y V6r6 que'i Iru Irong 
Nha Iciro'ng Mission$-Etrangeres , h'l nhji sai cac 
Ihjty c-k sang giAag dao trong cac nird'c chira c6 
dao, ii^n cung rlio 6ng (Jung Cung tri'i li'ong nlia 
Hv cho tien , 

2. — T6' giao . 

Vay khi da biin di baa lai eac vice da iau ngay 
doaii, den ngiy 28 tliang Novembre, nam 1787, 
la L6 Cinh lltrng lur thip bat niSn, ciing li nam 
Binh vi, thi mdi lap ttr giao voi nhau. 

Vua Phalangsa thi giao bu6c minh Ihi nSy. 

« Bidilhie i. — Vua f'haiaugsa va vua nu-dc 
« An Nam giao nghia ri6ng vffi nhau cho danggin 
« giit ving h6 nhau ; nSn (ir nily vi sau hoae vua 
II An N'am ph4i sir gi khSii kho, hay la phii quiln 
■I giac nao lam "guy, hay 1,^ phii ntro'e niio loan 
" ddiili, Ihi vua Phalangsa se ra sire ciru giiip. 
n Cung mill 16 4y, hoSo ma Phalangsa pbiii sit gi 
'1 khCii kill), hay hi phAi nu-OT nJio toan ddoh, Ihi 



— on — 

" vuH An Nam ciing se l^iii hct sire m;t ci'ru giup, 

u fi/i'/^ //?;r ^. — Vua Phalangsa Ijuoc rninh plii^i 
« cliiii hai mu-ffi chiec lau (rfin,cti'i lihi gi^i vaquiln 
(( h'nl) dS ma gii'ip vua An Nam; mil nliu'n^luu cliy 
« thi se ftdng: Iffn he, tiiy y vua An Nam. 

II Dim Me 3. — ^a lai vua Ijuftc mlnh sai bSy 
CO- quan Phalangsa sang nird-c An Nam cho dang 
(t giiip vua nird'c a'y. 

« Bi(?u thi'r 4.— Sau nira, vua Phalangsa buoc 
« minh sai nhfrng tau vii nhirng quan h'oh Sy di, 
« tii qua bSn IbSng thi sg go-i mi)t tram van <\&ag 
« bac rail giiip cho vua An Nam. Song ni'ra phin 
« Ihi se gW that hae ; v4 ni'ra phSn khac thi se °(Vi 
« bSng diem sinh, siing Id-n, siing tay, giri/m dao 
« ciing oic g\8ag Idu giai thJ iy. 

« Bieu tfii'r 5. — Nhfrng tau Phalangsa ghe vac 
"cu-a nao, vi binh st Phalangsa len dat An Nam 
« roi, mJ vua mu«n dung him sao, va sai di danh 
"giac dau, Ihi quan Phalangsa pbSi virng cA, nlitr 
II thi vua An Nam la vua roiuh veiy. » 

C6n vua An Nam thi giao buflc minh nhirng de'u 
sau ndy : 

« Dim Me j. - Bao gid da dep dtro-c giac cho 
" nn-d-c An Nam binh y^n, chSng cOm giac gia aira, 
« Ihi vua An Nam buoc minh sSm sfra clio- gS cfing 
"Ciic d6 khiic ma dong mircri bfin chigc Ika cho 
« vua Phalangsa ; raa quan sir vua Phalangsa s«xin 
"asuaykbi nao, thi vua Phalangsa se sai mOt dm 
" quiln riengjap pha trong nird-o An Nam, di mi 
« 4P don cdc M cho dang dong mirdi bOn rhiSo 

•"tiufty. 



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thii'iilhii i'.— Vila I'li.-ihuifivii niiirtn Mii iri.il 
(. qiiiill rii~:ng Iron^ cu'a ilfio vil niri/c An Nam, clii, 
.1 diing coi vieo nbfi-ng lull Phiilangstt sang I)ij6n 
'< biin !*6n ft'y, thi vuii An Nam sii rlio nliir \\v,\ 
<< (juen cdc niro'o ii'^n Tay; mi cic quan ^y niiifl'n 
« mua bao nhifiu g5 hay bi d6 nSo kluic, cung IliuO 
'< bao nliifiu ligiro"! An tVam cho dircfc d6ng^t^,a If/n 
(( be mac y rainh, tbi vua All Nam cting se cbophen 
'< liSu cdc viiic ^y, chdng dircrc can gian Cilch nao. 
« Bikt thit ha S. — Vii iai quan Pbalangsa /> 
« Irong niru*e An Nam , miiun mua g5 chfl nao mi 
'< ddng (till cung dircrc. 

" Biiii thu' 4. — Vua An Nam cuns cAc quan 
II trien bSng long nhirorag Iai cho vua Phaiangsa, 
<i vk cho k^ sS lire vi n^i quy^n Ihay vi ngircri/lang 
ti trilSy Cira Man (Touiane) cung cil dja phan cu-a 
« fl'y, v4 nliu-oggu nhfi ap Cira Pho (Faifo) fr b6n 
« phia nam Cira llSn , va Ai Viu (le Col des Nuages) 
« cr b6n phia bSc Cfl-a II4n; cho nen lir nfiy viS sau 
'• cho dSn d./i dori nhfrng dS-t iy dfju thuflc v^ nu-*c 
" Phalangsa . 

« Bilu thii- S. — Vua Phalangsa c6 vice phSi 
« dimg.buo nhiSu ngu-cri hay U nhirng dfj ni'io mil 
« xAy thanh d4p luy, 14m cllu , di5p diing, dSo 
>. gieag hay 14 nhirng viSc khdc thi tfy trong 
" nhirng dat vua An Nam da nhu-crng cho, (hi vua 
» An Nam se liOu giup cho du-ffc bSy nhieu ngu-ffi 
n va bafy nhieu d6 Sy, v6 se lo liCu cho lihAi quln 
« giiic khu.fy kh6a ngfin Mr. Song le vua Phalangsa 
" sS Iri cSng cho k4 giup viCc, cilng tri liiln mua 
1' cac id dung liiy nghi. 



— (;7 — 

. Ilii'll. tllll- a. — lliiiir; llllli-ngnKUiVi ljr')M Ijllft'c 

" c'lii'ing ciliu Is lai Irons '"'i niru'cAn Nam nliirtVnK 
" lai oho nird-c I'halanssa, ma niutfn di \hm whkli 
" iioi khAc, III) Vila I'lialangsu s(- i)4og lf/«g cho 
" ili-n *)■• Clio nun hoilonci phiii (16 lai ruijng 
« niro-ng' viro-n lircrc hay la oi'ia gi khao tM Sy, thi 
« vua Phalangsa se b6i Iturij-ng cho IthAi Jhiat. C6n 
" v^ phSn riSiig ki sSii idng ts lai mi thnOc v& 
u nird-c I'halangsa, Ihi cltrcrc ci'r caathoi phiSp v4 
« eac le liiat nhu- khi trird-c; vi chirng vua I'ha- 
" langsa chSng c6 d6i Mu gi Irong nbu-ng thoi 
« pbep iigu-6-i la. Vay neii sau 11%, phii luan xfr 
(iclen gi. hay ij ngircri ctSt 4y c6 vific Idellciiogi, 
o thi secirluatphep An Nam ma cloiin xet vS luSn 
« XII- cac cl^n 3fy , Va lai ai muO'n gifr dao uao Ihi 
« mac y ai . 

'<Biiu thif 7. — Cac quan trong nhfl-ng dSt Sy, 
« sS cu- phep nird-c An Nam ma nSp thue riiOng 
X aircrng cung lien phi)' vii nhfrng d(;u khac th^ 
(■ «y. Quan sir Phalangsa b Irong nird'c An Nam, 
« thi se bJn vdi vua An Nam cho du-o-c diSng tinh 
« v(Ji nhau, ma dat kS th4u thue vk nhirng \\h 
" cai Irirng ti'ong nhfrng dfit iy; cho n6n ph4i cii sAc 
« vua Phalangsa vi^ vua An Nam, ciing phji ISy 
« fSn hai vua ma thilu thue. Song le vua An Nam' 
' chSng ch|u ISy cac duu l6n phi nu8i qufm li'nh 
" lap luy vk nhirng d^u cSn kh.ic th6 Sy. 

« hiiu Ihu- ^. — lloae sau niSy, vua Phalangsa 
«phai danh giac trong nird'c nao ben Phirong 
'< Bong, thi vua An Nam se phdi cho quan sir vua 
" nu-dc Phalangsa rtircrc thdu 14000 binh An Nam 



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,< clio diing di ^iiip,m;i riliu-ng qnkn ii'nli .'y.y si; nAti 
<. iiliirquftn iiiili iMiiiliin.i^si' ; cho ih^ii n;ir: (umii st" 
I' lap clio quell viAc tlAnh giac ii'irijc cdu pliiij) klian. 
(^ nhir^Ia queii tap qiiari linli Pliiilangsa ; va c6c. 
« di1u tin pill VK iio niflc, cung slj* an utfag, vi cAc 
« d6 klmc tlii mac vua Phalangsa chni ■ 

« BiSu^Mi' 9. — Iloac c6 Mira"c nao ra sire dJiitb 
i( nhirog qiu\n Phalangsa da lap thiiili Up luy 
<■ trong nhu-ng da!t vua An Nam dS nhircrng lai 
« clio vua Phalangsa, thi vua An Nam se gtfi 
« 00 000 qujln linh An Nam clio dircrc ci^u piup. » 

Sau nu-d, hai bSa cung giao th6m nam ba d^u 
iih^c, inA ta ch^ng bi6n lai dSy, vi ch^ng trong lu 
bao nhiSu. Ya lai iihirng d^u aiy thi c6 y cSl 
nghia cac di^u trtrffc cho r5 hern, cho chSc hern, d^ 
sau kh6i sinli su* bitt thu^n vdi nhau mk thoi . 

Vay khi hai b6ada ifim T& giao ihk. t(y doan, 
thi hai ong quan Luc bo Thircrng thcr cu" Iheo phep 
nird'c bfiu Tay ma ky t6n v^o to" Sy thay mat vua. 
Con Birc Th% v^ ong Bong Cur^g thi ky thay mat 
vua An Nam . 



- Vua Pliatnngsa lo s;mi sfra binli sT sang giiip mroT 
An iNam . 



Dii-c Th.1y b ben ij:y ma b^n \k li^'u cac vi,;c e.4ii 
hai nam trun, doan vua niru'c Phalangsa co y \(i 
ra li^ng thurm- each rifing, n6n ban nhii^u cfta 
r;tt quigia, cung dat ngir<yi h\m quan liofhu^ hod 
s<i' th('m malivu ci'uM'iOc nird-c Phalangsa trong 



- *1!) — 

nird'c An Nam. Vu;i bun nliiOii ci'iii li^. r.Tt trong 
I'lin ung DOngCiin^; cuii ci'ia li^ gtVi eho viia Ati 
N;im Mii r;mg- trniig lurn nfrEl. 

Vila Phalan^s.'i cv, y ^iCf lu-i dS, giao mA cu'u 
giup vua All Nam, Hii sfira siVa gu'i iihi(5ii lau ch& 
hinh SI, ti^n bao va khi piiii Liliir Icj-i da giao. 
Sons bSi bSn niro'c Tllien Trirffc, cacll nin'rc An 
Nam cIiAng bao xa, ma trong nird'c Hy c6 Ihanh 
lluioo ve nird'c Phalangso, va sEn di'i tiiu du khf 
giiti cung binh si nita, nen vna gW t* IruySn cbo 
quan Quin C8ng cai Ihanh Sy thay mat vua Pha- 
langsa, ph^i sSm sira moi .sir ma sang giup vua 
An Nam nhff icri da giao. V4y quan Quan Cong Sy 
pli^i lam dai tiro*ng cai cac binh si va cac lau 
sang b6n .\n Nam . 



i. — Qiinn Qiiilii Cijng- (V nn-uc TiiiL'n Tnroc g;'inij ti'^ . 

VuaPhalangsa cd y lieu lam vdy cho mau song, 
b&i vi ThiSn Trird-c tr gSu nirdc An Nam . Klii Dire 
Thiy V4r6 vii dng Bang Cung <s nird'c Phalangsa 
ma tv4y ve, llii vua ban hai cbiec [hu dira dtfn 
iiiTac Thign Tru'd'c ma thoi. Bity gicr cac viec ra 
khac di cA. Ddn quan Quan Gong rirdc CL\ng thiet 
dai ong B6ng Cung each lich sir trong IhS iriao 
long, song 6ng S'y chijng bfing long sang giup 
nird-c An Nam. 

B6 ngoai (hi iigirffi itty 16 rtng; lit3u lam vay 
thi la d^u nang ci'mg thict hai nu"dc Phalangsa ISni; 
ciju bS trong thi ghetBirc Thiiy VSro, vi c6 IhDu 



— 70 — 
lliotrirucmiit villi diro'iifjUiy. Bi'ri viiy itfisinli nliiilu 
ilt^li liiTI. Ihuall, chSili; vui viniy IrVi vua mil In doii 
li'iii hay III Slim lihi KJiii , i""' "'" S'Sn vii xciii Ihir 
\it-c se*l'ii tliii 11110. YAy Ang uy c6 y lam rndl \uiig 
Birc Tlidy V6r6, Ihi gift iihir cli^nf^' tin Icri ngirdi, 
cuug" gcri quan do sang An Nam , xem tliiV c6 that 
iihir Icri n^^iroi noi chang. Ong' S-V lai mutfn ohay 
Stf liUi vua Phaiangsa oac vii}c ma xin Klioan da, 

o . — Biiv Tliiiy Vn-o niitf InV ili'ilig no . Llii liru ili'ing' Idiiit . 

Birc TliSy V6ro IhSiy 14ni vily llii bu^n ISm, vi 
dii niuon voi v^ng lo ciVu giiip vua An Nam cho 
chong. NgiriJi biet quan Quiju Cong I'halangsa c6 
lung tlii a[y, thi chjng cd Ic nJo mil lam thanh vi6o; 
cho n6n ngirdi cting cllay si tin vua Pllalangsa 
c4c viSc, ma xin vua'dal ong kliac liiin dai iird-ng 
cai binh SI sang An Nam. Khi a'y vua I'halang- 
sa ching can lieu ducrc viec gi nira, vi niriJc Plia- 
langsa khfin nan ISm, phAi qo&n nguy daiy len 
lam loan, phi phiich mgi sir; cho nia cdc dfiu vua 
da giao vd-i vua An Nam da liSu ra khSng. 

Song le Bii-c ThSy V6r6 cd sire ngSn nao , thi 
quygt IJm het sire ngSn i[y cho dang giiip vua An 
Nam. Ngu-di cd tiUia tii-n bac sRu, vua I'halangsa 
da trao cho y nhu- /&i giao, nfin dClng lien bac «y 
mil slSm hni chiSc liiu ciing Uhi giai, vii cac d(5 
khac. va lai ed nhirng ngu-di giiu cd ntrd'c Wla- 
langsa.i'/heniiu-dcThienTrird-c.daphiinnincilng 
Irich quan Quan f,6ng vi da ngSn trd vi«c ffy; lai 
cue iigu-o'i ay ciiiig rau«n cho hai ngirdi giao nglii;) 



— 71 - 
vtii iilliiii, lu^n ^<■^n lorifi ^'Ii'i|i li(^ij hiic ciing c/ic 
virto li'iiio (ho Hire Thiiy VCro sitii] Imi chic'r Idu 
tly. Lai CO uliMu (itiiiri hny ughi vii, ngh<! thi'iy, 
\'A nhi^.u qi)rtr] l/nli xin llloo Dire Thdy V«ifl m,'» 
sani; giiip vua An Nam. Clio 0611 hai chif^cj tiu !iy 
(Uu cidy dSy (nuiii quAn curig cac Ithi fi^i. Quan 
Qudil Cong Ih^y iaui v^y, tlii ctin^ lam h6a. lai vdi 
Birc Tli^y, va s^m ni6t chicc t^u [ran l&a nia dira 
ngirri"! sang An Nam . 

. — Tron<i iiiro'C An Nam dii cloir Ut-ng vi; binli si Tny dt^.n 
CLL'U giiip Vua-. 

Klii Birc Tliay con if Ma ThiSn Trirm , ma quan 
Quan C6ag sai tan nhd sang b6n An Nam cho dang 
do visem Ihu-eaevieclhl nao, thi BircThSy cflng 
da dung dip tty nja gorj thcr cho vua An Nam dang 
biet Ccic vi6c th^ nao, va nimh da lifiu lam h^tsirc 
cho dang giiip vice nhii naac th4 nao nvra. Tlii6n 
ha Irong nu-crc An Nam nghe cac dSu g£y , thi d6n 
tieng ra noi them nhi^u den ma r§ng: Vua Pha- 
langsa sai hSng tram chiSc tin v4 mu6n vin binh 
si sang dilnh quan TAy So-n. Ngiroi ta noi thSm' 
lam vay, thi dan va k^ c6 16ng Irung vd'i vua deu 
rairng lir qua sire; mil nhfl-ng ki v6" phe v.ua 
Nguygn mCrng la bao nhiSu, thi quan Tay Scrn lo 
sg la bay nhi<>u. Ngiro-i ta thSy t6 tu-crng tiu da 
sang do, (hi ngd cic dcu lhi«n ha d(5n la Ihat ck. 



. — \'uii ^filly^■ll Anil iiii'rilj; liii DrV^ Tlii'iy Vn-i'i liinij; 
Ihl li-u- vi' l)i!ii" .N.-ii . 



Vila diLsang UPn Xiiini cuii^' cii va nliii, [iliir 
lofi da niii tiird-c nSy. 6' do ngiriW phSHihAn khil 
Mm vl nhir phSi giam lAng, cliing dSng di dilu 
sot, ciiDg CO (jufln do rlnh in6 imli. V^y viia ngln; 
til] Bi'ro Tbliy da li6u ciic viCc II16 iiJo, llii ttSc, ra 
khii niTffe Xi6m . liao nliieu ngircri An N-uii iV 
nirt'rc Sy tiing di Iheo vua. Khi vua dSn Cfra Dai 
trong BSng Nai, thi lirih co- gap cliigc tixu kfii 
vua Tliiii Biro (r Qui Nlicrn day deni Iho' chio cm, 
la Triing Binli Vircmg, b trong B(5ng Nai. 

f^. — Vua IkIL liiii ijuaii 'lay .Son . 

Chiia (All Sy clljng iigo- vua An Nam crgaij llie 
Sy, nto cliSng c6 y tir gifi- IJiu li bao nliiSu . 
Vua bat dilng I4u, vi giejl hgt quan ijiian it trong 
*y. Trong c4c d6 bSt dang, Ihi c6 Iho- ong Tliii 
Biirc g« mil bio em, la Trung Binh Vtrffng, 
pbii chem ang Bio Tham cho chong ; ma ong 
Thdi DAo Tham a'y 14 quan dai thiin c6 danh tiisng 
li-ongci va niro-c, vi ritt kho n ngoan, cung coi cSc 
ccrdfji ong Trung Binh Tiwng, vi giijp nhil5u deu 
lim . Song lo b*i dS bj cAo d«u nang, cho ucn 
ong Tli.li Dii-o h« nghi cho ong a;y ma c6 y giot di . 
Ong iiy a') thin thS va quftn I'inli piiuo 6iig «v 
lim, n6n ong Thii Dfro cliing dim bSt Wi, if, 



Urmg, ini)l co y liiio cm (ftili l.'nji v,ly ,.||,, |<(„ 
vi(_S' ma l\n)i . 

1'- — Vim l;J,ii v;'| jii,,,, ^ 

Vna Nguygn Anil thSy ihc ,ty ihi „„>„„ |s,„ 
cuns vol vSiig gcfi cho6iis,'{y,vingrrrA„.:v( Mng 
oris Sy bict 16 aog- Binh Virfrn^' co y gifit minh 
tlii se b6 ray Sffii vS se d6 datig 6ng «y theo 
snip minh. Song »u,-> da Urn, vi clurng tfi.an Bio 
Tham co y laii ngiiy vo-i ong Tifing Dinh Virffng 
cho dang Jam vua trong Eifing Nai. Nho-n vi sff 
ly chSiig uhfrng IS chSng chin phuc vua Nguyen 
Anhjiai deiii qiiiin den dfiuh Idii xuSt Id ba y; 
cho o6n vua phSi thua mil het nioi sir va phiii 
Iran kiein ncri An minh . 

BS-i vSy khi Birc Thiiy Ver6 dem tau TAy dgn 
Ihi chSng gap vua. C6n ong Uo Tham khi da 
tlanh vua v6\, Ihi lai dem cjuln danh ong Trung 
Binh Yu-crag; ong iiiy cfing phii Ihua, thi tra'n vi5 
Quj N'hcrn, xin anh la flng Thai Birc ciru ; song 
Chang kip, vi Trung Binli Viro-ng d«n Qui Nhffn, 
quamotthiing phSi bjnh nang ma chft. 

10. — Vua ihjng llic lai il iiliii'ii. 

Vila NguySn Anh Sn minh mot hai Ihilng doaii, 
Ihi sai k4 cao rao rftng : o tau Tiy den giiip Ihi nhicu 
14m,cungdadengfl'n.)> !)ui vay co uhi^u ngircfi tim 
'Jang mJ giyp vuii^ vi tin thftl c6 nhi^u ten den giijp, 
"ii b^ aha vua cflcig se d4c the. Nhon vi sir a'y vua 



._ 7't — 
lai ra mat ciing lap luy "h6 giiii Cfra Uai . 

(luan l!4b Tham ligho tiiSng c;ic ISii Tily di'n Ih'i 
Cling scr; lai nghe tin vua b trong Ifiy i)li6, thi 
(tt'n v*j cllo dang bSt Ichi iJu Tily cllira don . B4y 
giff quSn giiip vua bSn nam ba nuii si'irig, thi 
quan B^o Tham ngcr 1^ vua d3 en khi giai bfin 
Tay rdi , n6n chang dani dAnh , lai ti'O'ii vl . Khi ity 
ng'ii vua CO sai quSn theo bilt quAn giac thi dS lAm ; 
song b5i CO it Ihufi'c sung va it dan mjt bilu tiii 
vua chi ra s'irc giiTj vi chAng biet sau sg ra th^ nao. 

Vua khon kheo cung- qui quyt)t l^m ; ngircri gi4 
CO lohg thu-ffngquan giac va b^oqufin minh rSng: 
" Quan giac J^y la qufln nguy mac long cung la 
d4n ta ph4i thu-crng. » — Ngu-ffi ta nghe noilamvily, 
thikhcD CO nhcndirclamcung hay thiTcrng ngircri la. 
Bo-i viy thien ha cangphuc lion nfra. Vuaciiy the 
ring; it ISu se dang linh tiei'p b^nTAy sang, Ihi se cir 
viae danh vol ong Bio Tham. Ilai bSn dAnh nhieu 
irAnmachingaidanghayla thua. Hong khi ongBAo 
Tham nghe tin tau Tiiy da dgn gdn, Ihichlng dam 
(T trong Being Nai nira . Nen dii, trdn sang iij- Ba Bao 
(Ba Thic ) cr nu-i>o Cao M6n, vi ii ugMa rieng vo'i 
quan Oc Nha S(5tlim nhir chiia cai tn x& Sy. Vi 
khilOTcrc hai oug dagiao vo'i nhau oho diro-o giiip 
nbau, d^ cho sau m()t dug lam vua Bong Nai rniit 
oiig liim vua Cao Men. 

II -Ong riao Tliiirii ll,u:i t;i la liaii.i; ,liin , 

VaykhiftngTi-iingBinh Vu-o'ngchSt r6i, va ang 
BaoTham trfin sang bSn Cao MSn r6i, thi ching 



7:; 



c.'jri giSc li.io Ircjiiij mi,1ri rfy clianp: tr,i vfi'i vun nirii . 
Nho-ii vi SIT tfy vua lai vao, Ihatih Sai Gftn ; I4n (Vy 
!J liin Ibii-Mn. Vua lai iiy dang c4 xu- Dfing Nai 
va .\ir Tani Gianu' cung Ua Ti«n nCra, vi r(u«n giSc 
ila ti'd'n di r6i,,m4 tliiSn lia tlii sRn ling- pliuc viia 
%uySn Anil. 

Qua mot it ng.iy, vua tliAu cao Ijinli si ma dem 
sang l)Sn Cao Men cho dircrc diinii aiig Bio Tliam 
va ang Oc i\'h4 Sot. Klii dilu, llii gi^p triln riSng 
vcJi quiln Cao MSu mk diro-c trfln, lai quan 6c Niia 
Sot bi tii- trtu. Ben sau lai giap IrsLn vdi ong BAo 
Tham ; vira giiip trSn rfii tlii qujin Cao M6n lien 
ti-oa di het ; uin ong BAo Tliam phU fhua ma 
xuflns tau trSn di. 6ng Sy 06 y theo racli ma va 
bi^n ; doan thi ^n minh trong cao cfii xung quanh 
iiay 14 ra ngoai Hue. CliSng hay Ong Sy la racii, 
chSng kh6i bao lilu, pbii lay qu^o vua bSt dang, 
Ong Sy niang gong ma clilu hing, lai den xin 
phuc t.()i vo*i vua. 

12- - Ong liao Tjiam pljai siV tiV. 

Vua bigt t6 lu-crng ong Sy kb6n ngoan, thi da 
tha mpi t6i cimg Ir4 oac chirc lai cho. Nhirng ma 
qua It lau, ong Sy cii' tinb nghich ma foan lam 
"guy lai, thi vua Iruygn cbem di. 

Ong Bio Tham iSy doo'dfr cung da lam nhifiu 
d^u liao ngirtrc lira. Kbi Inrdc da bSt dang bao 
nbiSu quan vua thi chem di bfn. Ong iy chSng xem 
ngircfi la la (.j, d8n d6i 4 dfr tern vdi ki than tlnoh 
vd-i iniuh nira. C6 mot Uii me 6ng«y khuyiu b4o 

.V;r ;.;/. 7 



— Id — 
lurt sir bao ngirm-, tlii otig fy f:\An va nllir-c nlluc 
mo nhi^u deu ; lai nil girtrm ra ma de rkng : n Nou 
ma CO hai me thi me n^y pb4i chd't ti'rcthi.' — Vda 
iuan d^g ^y phai ehet chem, tlii cii^ng ai lliircrng 
life. 

13 — Out Tliiiv V(*r('i liem fiui vao cua Dt'mg Nai. 

Ben nam 1789, IS LS Ckah llirng npu Ihftp niSn 
Cling Ik nam Ky dau , thi lau (riin Imi dira dug 
t)6ng Cung vt^ cung Dire Tliliy \&w mrri den ghe 
vao cu-a LSp B6ng Nai. Ba'y giir viia miing ro- th^ 
nao, thi chSng c6 le gi mi noi cho xiet. Vi da'ii 
chAog dang nhiSu tau v,i nhiSu binh si y nhir vna 
da Irong va vua Pfaalangsa da giao mac long, 
song dang thJy con v(i bSng yia vd sir. Qua m6t 
il ngiy , hai chiSc (iui riSng Birc Thity V(»r6 da s4m 
bSn nu-acThiSo Trir*.- cung v,1o cQ-a binh yen nira. 

V4y vua dang nhilu biu vj nhii5u quan lihon 
ngoan giiip mirih ma cir vi«c danh giac cho 
xoDg. Trong cac quan Irong lAu Ihi cd nhi'l^u 6ng 
CO danh bSng lim, nbirong Disol ( Dayot) IS quan 
chanh qnin d«c cai 14„ Sy. Ben sau ngu-di giup 
diroc nhi^u viOc trongn u-f)c An Nam , cung chSng tr,r 
v« hi,, 'Ciy. Ngiroi lini quan Chu-irag Ihfiy tron- 
nu-oc An Nam. Lai cd 6ng chua lAu Long vA nhhiu 
ong lihic nira. 

Vua mdng Wr ISm, ouug sai eac qnan di nr^n 
c4ch rong ,h6. Lai viet thcr cich l!ch s,rmMdio-n 
vua hala„gsa,vidaodyli,>uchomlnh du-,rc 
.d,c.l4mvAy.l>o„g,h„ay,birSnff;„Chdngbiel 



iiiy lo-i nSo niit iilt nglna clio vua I'lialangsa ..." I,ai 
ncfi kllac rSng: « Dfi td vi c1]<^h^ y nllir lf>i da giao 
khi d^u, Ibi SIT ^y ch^ng tai vua Phalailfzsa. ■> — 
Vua ni^n^ l^m vAy thi phdi 16; vi chirn^ chSnt; 
nhfrng da dang ba chioc fan va nhii^u quan quAn 
khoa ngoan, mil lai cac d6 IS qui trong, va 
nhirng ti^n bac vua Phalangsa f^^i, tbi da den 
ncri. Cho ni^n vua dang nhfrng ti^n bac Hy mil tnua 
cung stim sira fan khac, v;\ don cac d6 cho dang 
danh giac. 

Tb^t tir ^y v^ sau vua mot ng^y mot manh ; con 
quan giac rndt ngay mot phii kinh scr, v4 ching 
dam vAo B6ng Nai ma tri^u vua nfl-a. Va lai khi Sy 
cfing CO nhii^u tin buon bSn Tfty sang B6ng Nai 
inabuon ban; boi vi dStfioDg Nai thi t6't ISni, hay 
sinh ra nhirng liia, bong, cau, dirtrng cat, hi 
lieu, gu-ng, sap, ta, ga, Icrn, hoa qui, sang g3 
rstt b^n mi dong lau, va nhirng giong khdc Ih^ 
S.y. Cho [i6n nhirng tau Sy chcr dem nhii'ng khi 
giai, Ihuoc Sling vi cac d6 binh khi dk ban cho 
vua mk mua cac d6 th6 sAn, thi Icri cho vua ISm. 
Nsu-ori lai cho mSy lii bufln ity sang Macao va 
Manila cho dang mua tau, vA IJy ten vua mil mdi 
cac liii hu'^n b6n Sy sang buon ban bSn B6ng 
Nai nira. 



14. — Ong Quails Trung lini lliiiy thuijc lay lam lliuoc 

cho Vr>- . 

Khi Sy vgr ci vua Quang Trung o- tai Ilu« ph^i 
biuh nSng lim. lii «y la vcr c4, vi dng Quang 



■ 7K — 



Trim); da \liy Irircj-.; Iii";i. Sons cIlAnji ■.•oi lioi,n- 
h4u, vl da dSt vcr thir liai, li con vua L& C4rih 
Hirng, IJnj hoa-i^ hJu. Viy bjnh thi mOt ngiy 
mat naog, ma c4c thity thuSo dS chay r6i, v4 
d6n (ieng rclng: thui^c nio cung ch^ng lam gi; c6 
thunc tSy fhi mffi chfra dang ma thi'ji. 

Ong Quang Trung ySu ba Hy )^m,thi truydn dav 
phSi tim Ibdy tbu6c nt^o frong cac 6ng quen sang 
gi^ng dao cho dang lam Ibufic cho ba ^y , Khi S.y 
cac dng Tay cr troni: nirt/c An Nam da ph^i (r^n 
An ; v4 ijuSn T4y Scrn nghe lau Tfty da sang giiip 
vua N'guySn Anh, thi sinh long ghet nhfl-ng 
ngiTOT Tiy lim, ciiog ra nhir dm dao. Song 6iig 
Quang Trung c4y mfll ong kia c6 dao tim cho 
dang dug T4y. 

Ngu-6-i b6n dao Sy da quen biel mijt flng kia, 
t«n 14 Phanxico Vira, c6 lieng biet lam tbudc, thi 
sin ra mat voi vua tai Hue. Khi d4u 6ng 4y In 
Wm vi da biet tinh ong Quang Trung th^ nao, 
nSu chiog chlu ra mat, Ibi e vua ei4n ma Ih6m 
b4t dao; nhu-crc bSng cu ra mat va lam thu«c cho 
bi 4y ohSng dang, thi khb 16ng dang kh4c. BSi 
do cho nto ong 4y suy di nghi lai, cun^- ban cac 
V1.5C Sy vd-i Birc Th4y Gioang (Mgr de Veren), m4 
phu mo. so- troug lay B C T, md^i ra mat v« vua. 

Vua tb«t da. 6ng 4y cich Ijch su": song khi 
■ ngu-OT loan 14m thu3c, thi c4c quan sinh nghi ra, 
ma rang: « Ong Sy i;, ngoai qu«c thi kbo tin ISm, 
f" "'" ""* ''<"'B cho a„. jy |j„ t|,„(-e. „ Bang 
kh. c4o quan dung d4„g ban di bin lai thi Sy, thi 
b4 4ychct.Chon«n vua giau ma iruy.5„ do 



doi.g 



— 7!J — 
^oiis c5c (lUHi) vi chftns' «l)o on^-- liy \hm thuf^c. 
6(ig ffy Hii imVug vCf hut, inti^- htit sire; vi kliAiig 
i^iii tliiioc clio hk iXy, m;'i ehSn^ ai triicli minh 
dan^; lai nhu* daii^^ khdc, I;i On,^ Quang Tnirig* eii 
I6ng- vi n^, tlii (1^ cac b^n dao bSing an. 

VAy 6iig Oi'aijg Trun^ cSm 6ng .^y iui, ma sai 
sang Macao mcri cau Ifii I>ii6n b6ii Tfty sang- biiSn 
ban b6n An .\ani, cimg dem sinh diem, (hu<!ic 
Sling, kill gicii, cung- ciic d6 binh khi. h&y gi& 6n^ 
^y ph^i vLTug ma tr<^y di ; nhirng: ma khi 6" Macao, 
thi ch^ng dam trcr v6 vd-i vua Quang; Trung nira, 
Cung mot khi ^y Birc th^y Gia da sang ehiu cbirc 
b6n Macao, thi Ong Fhanxico Yira li^o Iro* ve 
niro"c Aa Nam vo"i Birc thdy Gia. 

15 . — Dang Ngoiii phai Tiiy Strn lam khon . 

LOc ^y c^ va xu' D^ng Ngo^i ra x6n xao qua le. 
Qiitin linh vua Quaag Trung thi ra nhir k^ ctrd'p, 
tran ra kh^p moi no^i, cird*[5 lang no, dtit laiigkia, 
fiiet ngiroi la. No giSn ghet hay lA mu6n can lliu 
ai thi giSl di, mh chdng c6 ai l^m gi dang. 

No ddt ba liiiig g^n Tho Ky; lai v^o bo Tho Ky 
hai baldo, thi ngirai ta tr6n di het, ciing ka minh 
Irong mia. Nhirng mk r;n B C T phu h6 cho ho ££y 
ciich ri6ng, thi a6_ ch^ijg l^m liai dang. [Jo K^ 
Gai thi phA.i dtft di c^, chdng sot, m6t nha nko. Co 
m6t nh^ tho" vm nha phtrd"c khdi chay mk lh6i. 
Quan ify cuiig giet m6t ngiro-iK^ Gai nija. G^ie xir 
&ang Ngoai thi xdn xao th6 Sy ck. Ngiro*i ta 
kh8n circ Ic^ra, chdng ai dang nghi yfin trong nht^ 



— 81] — 
S'">t; ai cung- phiii str 06; ma kA giau thi cjing pliAi 
lo str hern nira. Quj'id Hy an cirffp cCing phu phach 
moi sir 14m v$y nSn thiSn ha diii kbit lAm . 

c 
llj . — Vua -Nguyln Auh nho- ciic (|IK1I1 Tay Ljiilp niii lianli 

Vila NguySn \nh cai tri sir B6ng Nai, xij- Ba 
Thlc va Cao M^n m<i thoi; c6n cac xir kh4c trono- 
nirffc An Nam, tbi v^ quda Tily Scrn . Nhirng ma 
bS-i quSn Hy da biet dang scr 6ng NguySn Anh, thl 
cbSng dam viio danh; va ong Npuy&n Anh cung 
chira dam choc quin T4y Scrn. Va lai hai b8n da 
ra6i nii't, vi ci nirjc An Nam hi loan lac giac gia 
da lau, thi dilu do cung ddi khat, da.n sir cung da 
hao nhieu 14m. Bai do hai bSn phdi cr ySn ma giir 
Dhau vay da. 

Song vua NguySn Anh khfing chin ngdi khftng, 
m6t nhcf dip tam y«n «y, ma sSm oho s5n moi M 
danh giac. Lai vi hai bSn ching co giao hoa vd-i 
nhau, tbi ai ai cting bi«t 16 sail niy s8 diinh nhau 
ching khW; vj ong NguySn Anb c6 y Wy lai c4 
nurcjcA.i Nam . BJy giij vua nbcrcdcquan b6nTay 
mk sim sira moi su- nhu- phdp h6n Tay . Ong Disot 
ip vise Ih6y, thi don tan d(Sng; obn ong Dade 
lOhvier) thi sira sang cac luy tl.anh Sili G6n cho 
vu-ng, ciiiig lap nhiSu iQy kbic. Cic quan kbdc 
thi tap binh An Nam nbir pliep biiih linli ben Tay, 
vi don cac khi giai khdc nu-a. 



I" . -- Villi kil li'i lilioii vfi fjiiii ililm. 

CAc qu;in tli<{y vini niau mjin diiii dep rgoi su- 
lai nwii Iiii5u ciic virc thi ,ty, llii lity li'ini la lira. 
Vi clnrn.j^ (Ua gi vua cliiru thiliy cung; chu-u biet 
mac 16ng, song iihu* cac qiiau noi mOt l^n, thUii^u 
ngay cung b9t cliir(>c dang. Cho ii6n ai ai cung 
khen vua 14 ogiiifi l6t Iri vii khfln ugoaalSm. VS 
lai, vua chjng nglll ySn bao gicr; khi thi dffe suilt 
cac thg", khi thi di biSn cac kho; lioac coi tap binh 
hay la dip iiiy. Ngircri oflng kheo bay dat nhiSa 
de'u khon ngoan, lai thircrag tri sang da ciing 
chfim hochaoli; nen d^u ngirffi ph4i kh£(n kho 
lir thuof hi, nhirng chay dang no nio kia, ching 
mSy khi dircrc ng6i mot ncfi cho j6d, nfin chSri" 
kip hoc h4nh l;i bao ii!)ieu, song cung hay chu* 
ISm. 

Khi nao IliSy ^u' gi la, lien cham hoc cho hiJu. 
Vfin vua chSng bi?t chfl- ben Tfty, nSn phSi cay 
c4c<juan c4t nghia nioi di?u, nhirl la cdc tff da ve 
hinh lu-gng cac khi giai va nhirng each Up luy 
x-ly Ihanh, dong tSu hay la cac deu khac thS Sy, 
thi vua chl xeni nhfrng sir Sy ISm. YH lai nhi^u 
sich va dia dfi da mua ban Tay, thi ngiT*i cham 
hoc ma hiiu hSiu het. 

Vua ciing 1,^ ngiroi gan dS,m Wm, kheo bay 
mu-u ke ma bit quangiac. Ngu-cfi chSng nhu-ng- 
la sal c4c quan di danh giac , ma lai ngiroi di dm 
qu4n mi ddnh nira. Cho n6n ai ai cung n6i rkog . 
«V( bSng ode quan c6 gan dam vi bay miru k« 



- H2 — 
cinllir vua, tlli iiii ];'i f|il,lll {;i(n' I'liiing iliing lii)ii 
« nao . ■' 

« IS . — it iiliieii iK'ii can giari nlia Vila . 

Song: ciinj CO liS ch« vua iSns : n Cluing diro-o 
viriiif long; vi khi nao dang thanh su- thi vui iiurn'' 
qua;l)Sngkhi phli khiJn klio it nhigu, hay lik klii bi 
tran Ihi la nliir ngtl long va sa liai qua. Yay khi 
nio da du-o-o ti-an thi vui mirng qua IS, chSng 
biel Ihira d|p IhSng trftn ma Iheo bSt qudn giac 
vaepndchju phep cho xong. »— C6 ki lai trach 
rSng: KChSi.g hay ciSm giir quSn minh cho du, 
nSu bSt iigiri>i ta naiig viae quaii qua. » 

19 . — Vua tliliili li'Aii iliuy lai cia \iV Qui Nlioii. 

iN'iim 1791, la L6 C4nh llirng ngu Ihiip nhl 
into cung 14 nam Tftn hffi, khi vua don du-o-e 
uI,i£m) lau chiSn, nbiiSu khigiai, va In b6 thanh 
Sai G6n cho virng the doau, thi ddc long di.tim 
quftii giao ring deni quan quln ra khoi era Up, 
lA <;u-a Sai Goii, mil keo ra Qui Nhon. Khi «y ang 
Thai Diro chSng bS nghi dfa gi; nhiing ngo- mInh 
dang bSng ySn vO sir; lai di san .va him, mh bao 
nl;i6u lau Cig tLy thi da hop trong c(ra Cho' Gia 
giln Qui Nhcrn het thiy . 

yay liu Ong Dade cai Ihi di trircTc, ma NguvSn 
Anh c,,„g cac liu Ihi di sau each xa mfit trrfog 
canh ding. Ong J)ade vko mOt minh ma b;^„ sung 
d4nh cac lau qumi gi,ic . Quiln giiic Ihity I4u TDy 



— n;i -- 

Ihi sir lira liim; sony I'iing ra sue hiin Irrt, mi 
liliong mfli n;io liSn nh.lni h6l. 6ng llado vhii ciro 
iihhm khi niru-c rung, nfln lau oiig Hy phSi mfto 
can ching di Jircro nfra. Vfty phii diing^nhu-ng 
khAu suiig 6' (rtrd'c mui tka mh liSn thi cang kb6 
ISni, song cung dinlj, va quiln giac da ph4i chSl 
nliieu; c6d quiln ong Sy Ihi bftng an v6 sir. 

^0 . — Vaa dSt ghe ehieii ciia quuii Tay So-n . 

Qua mot it lilu, Ihi vua ciing cac fau khiic m&[ 
vao ctt-a ma d4nh; qudn giac phSi thua tranc^ thi. 
Nhtt-ng kS bi tfr tran Ihi uhiSu, cdn k& khac thi 
trtfa di e4, Khi dSu vua thSiy minh dircrc trSn lam 
vSy thi mirng qud, ma truygn d6't cac tiiu qufln 
giac. BSiy giof c6 m6t tau Ida vj mOt kho d^y tiS'o, 
ciin hai kho khac dSy d6 dac quSn do, thi vua 
truyfa dat ba kho Sy di, cho quan giac chingco n 
dung dang nira. Nhirng ma khi vua thliy lu-a phdt 
16n chay bSy nhi^u tau Ihi tieo ISm , lai tiuy^n ra 
sire chu-a lura di; nio con gifr 1% dirffc nam cliiec 
tau tra,D Wii, hai mirori chi& nh6, va btfn mircri 
thuySn nh6. Yua cijng Mm m8t Ma nfra, 14 lihi 
6ng Thdi Bijrc di khdi nhir da ndi trird-c, mi quaa 
quan kinh khiep, vl da thua, Ihi vua ph.-ii Ihira 
dip ma vay thirnh Qui Nho'n va bit cac xiir xung 
quanh nira. Nhu-ng mi vua ngai vi it quan chjng 
dam Ito vay Qui Nhffn, m6t dem binh kho-i hoan 
mi thai. Vua dang baiy nhi«u tin quin giac vi 
nhii-ngda khac ma rjem v4 Bdng Nai, thi lay h'lm 
vui mdng ISm. 



— 8i - . 

^1 — yu.'iiif; IVuirf; i'lin sun gi^ip Tliiii [)riT ma cliang l*i[j. 

Klii (fiTiK an^ Tliiii Dire kllinh di; vua Ngiiyfn 
Anil, mi\ bay gicr phii thua Irun va mSIt hiH ghe 
chienlam vay, tbixto hA giln dfrquile, chSngc6n 
trOng danh thuy iiira , vi da nicft hSt tau h^t ghe r6i, 
chi con chin chiS'c ghefr, ong Nguy§n Anh chclng 
truyin d6l, vi iibao r^ng: " B^ lianh cho ong Hoang 
de dung di dao chcri tr6n mStnirtrc.)) — OogQuang 
Trung khi nghe anh minb da ph&i Ihiia lam \ky, 
Ibigian bAy gan; lai sff e 6ng NguySn Anh lai radanh 
minh, nfin hop binh si lai va sdm sera cac tau cac 
ghe cho dang ciru giiip anh. Lai mu^n giuc long 
binh si, thi da ra thircrng du nhSc lai cac vlSc cS 
th^ minh lam, va nhu-ng tran da dircrc xira nay; 
lai thSm nhirng Icri khinh di ong NguySn Anh 
rSng:« Danh Chung (tenNguySn Anh khic6n nho,) 
" USa kn minh no"! no nffi kia, va c^u nhirng 
» Tay Dircrng nho-n den curn giiip. D4u danh 
(1 Chung, dSu c4c Tay Dirarig nho-n, thi cung 
« chSng lam chi dircrc, vi chfing c6 gan dSni cung 
II chSng hay nghS vo; cho- kha dam long so- lanV 
II chi».— Ngiro-i noi nhiSu d^u khac ki«u cang 
lira vly, song ching kip lo lieu vi6o gi; vi Quang 
Trung ra6 tfru s4o ISm, ching ra hu- thin, nhfrng 
buSn ha qui 18 hay 14 hoAng hSt cufing (Am ni4 
cliiit khi nidi boh mu-cri lam luii. 



•2-2 . — (''lull TIliTlll nl^i quu-ii Ifi WtTljf jSpojii . 

Quang Trung cd nlii^u con trai; song }6\i hai 
Jii-a hffn, 14 hoiing Trie'p vS hoAng Thung . Dilu hai 
ngircri Sy cM tri tu6i , tlii ciing di: cA hai cho ntfi 
quySo thay vi minh ; nhirngmacd mdt ong hoang 
Triep la'y Mn vua goi h'l CAnh Thinh . Vtiy bcri C4nh 
Tbinh va hoang Thiing con trS tu6i, thi moi su- 
mac cic quan Iri^u. Cac quan chSng c6 long vdi 
hai tr4 4y la bao nliiSu ; inOt c6 y tim ich riSng 
minh ma thai . H8 ai co quyS'n the hen thi ttt I8.p ki 
lihac va ehicni ISy qnyfo phep c4 mi cai tri. Nhcrn 
vi su- iy chdng nhirng 14 chSng ai lo sir ciru gWp 
ong Thai Birc, ma lai cac quan bU thuftn vai 
nhau, chJng con phep tSc thir tir trong cac xii- 
Bang Ngoai. Cac quan nh6 va quAn linh mufl'n 
lam sao thi lim; cho nta din su- Bang Ngo4i m6t 
ngay mot thSm lihfln kho. 



23. _ Bii-c Ttiily Viiro cWng lliiin llii. — die quan ganli g5. 

Bu-c ThSy V«r6 & ti-ong B6ng Nai thi dang 
bAng ygn v6 sir, vi vua d«u y6u tdn Isinh v4 dat 
lam quan dai Ihin ; lai cSp cho hai tram binh ri«ng. 
Khi vua chSng rti danh giac, thi chSng m!Jy ngiy 
mi chSng den tham ngu-cri, Bii-c ThSy lai di chilu 
vua hSng ngay; vua foan lieu sir gi Ihi bin vd-i 
"gircfi, cung theo y ngirffi moi b^. Nhon vi sir ffy 
ai ai cOng kinh ngu-ori; din sir tlii yen men nga-ori 



— SB - 
vi (IS liL-ii nliit'ii viee ck Ihi^ clio thiL^ii ha (lung un 
cir lac nghi^p;lai nhi^uquai: iiuyl^n phili Juiln xu- 
lii- ma Birc Thiiy .\in (Jirirc vua Iha. Cac bin dao 
till dali^ phep rnn^ ma giir dao. 

Diu vay mac Ion;?, iigiro-i ciing phii sir kliSn 
kho, vi cac quan Iha'y vua tin ngiriji each ri6n" 
Ihi gh(5t cdng bay nhit'u mirii ma n6i gijm b4 va. 
Lai CO iihiia cjuan gh("t sir dao, n6n khi llift'y vua 
phii ong Bong Cung cho Birc Tlidy coi sdc day dS, 
tlii cing gliet lio-n nira, ma i-ling: ((Ngiro-i la ngoai 
.< qiuSc, va lam thiy dao, day ong Bong Cung Ihi 
« lAm sao cho phAi. » Cde quan niji lam vay vi so- 
c ong B(5ng Cuog trcr lai cblu dao . Cac quan lo v§ 
dang civ thi Cling CO le , 

24. — Bong CilHg im) str dao. 

Vi Bang Cniig cr m6l nha, va ngiSi an mul ban 
vo-i Birc ThSy thi da quen noi vi6c dao, vi dpo 
kinh xem 15 hSng ngSy. fiirc ThSy biot y vua vii 
ciic quan chSng mu8'n cho B6ng Cung theo dao 
Ihi chSng dam day d3 IS dao cdch ti tiro-ng. Dii-c 
TbSy lira 15 sSm ISm, vi ngu-oi ban ngily mSc 
nhiSu viec vo-i cac quan, n«n ong Bong Cung xin 
ngircri danh thirc minh cho du-ijc .\em 15 httn"- 
Bgiy. noac c(i khi nao Bij-c Thfty chSng danh tbu-c° 
thi ngu-o-i ra d,1u ph.'m nan nan ni Birc Th^y. 



— Ht ~ 
o;,. _ DiiT Tliiiy piiaj cf'ir. f[ii;iii glit-l, vj'i cju) n'tiin f!nv^ van. 

Khia'ycoqiian Itrn kia,t6n ]k flnfr Cii4m,f.l»»^r dJiu 
(hi fibet dao, nia hiYi clfi noi lo dao vtri Birc Thfly 
nhieii I^n, thi quyet trfi- lai cliki dao. Tir ay v& 
sau ng'ircri ra ngoan dao ; n6n c^c qiian kliuc mdt 
ngay mot thfim ghet Dire Th^y . 

Vciy CO miro'i chin 6ng l^m so" tj£u mri cao Bi'rc 
Thdy nhi^Li d^u ; cnng; xin vua dLrng cho ngircri 
lam thay day ong Bong Cunj^ nira. Vua th^y d^u 
iy thi giaii qua, ciing Iracli cac quan nang Icri; lai 
CO y giA'u chkng cho Birc Th^y bict sir %. Bvcc 
Th% nghe biet cae viec, ihi tA.u r^j?; « Vua dS y6 
« biet xira nay, t6i h6't 16ng giiip vi6c nha nirdc: 
« ma r^y cac quan c6 I5ng ghet lam vdy, Ihi xin 
KtLT cac chirc vua da ban cho toi, va d6 t6i lo 
«mc)t vi6c coi soc b6n d:ao m^ thfii.wVua tht^y 
ngiTcri biet moi sir, Ibi ra d^u phii^n mugo, cung 
cho ngu'cri xem so" cac quan da cUng ; lai cho 
nguro"! biet minh c6 y phat cac quan fly th^ nao, 

"26 . — Dire ThiSy \hf long bao duong voi 1(5 tliii ghet minh . 

Biic Thsly uai xin vua tha mgi s\r cho c;ic quan 
cho y6n vi6c; lai bo-i c6 nhi^u vi6i: khdc cac quan 
cuns ghen tu-ffng, nen ngira'i quy6't b6 nirffc 
An Nam m& v6 b^n Macao. Vua da don f,^u dtra 
ngurori dl, song khi da hong xu^lng tau thi vua 
h6i tarn lai, cdni lai ch4ng cho Irdy di. — V.'^'n lit 
d^u chi cu6i vua chi mot long vdi Dire Thdv 



— 8S — 
chSng d.5i bao sior; lai cAng qiion ngiroi thi cans 
phuc, vii fo ra lang ySu men tin cily ngirf/i . Pi'rc 
Thiy thiy sir lam v4y IM nan ni ISm, vi c6 y cho 
anlonjimoi ngirdi, chtrai ghot. va bSt net lam chi; 
n«n xin nai vua Iha sir day ong Dong Cung, lai 
ngircfi ch4ng cl! ch4u vua nira. Vua den tham 
hay li mm ngu-wi each riSng thi mffi den vcji 
vua. Cac quan cing ra sire lam mS't long ngirffi 
thi vua cang c6 long vi ni, nang den tham ban 
viec nn viec kia vol ngiroi. 

•11 . ~ Boiift Cung clii It) su- diio . 

Ong Bdng Cung ohing con it mfll nha ciing Dire 
Thty, thi ckag ra dSu nhd ngu-oi hon nfra, va 
nang den Ihamvi^ng. Khi 4y nidi nfin mu-cji ba bay 
la mu-6-i bdn tu6i va da khon Ifini ; ma b&i da biSt 
16 cac quan ching bSng long cho 6' vd-i Birc ThSy, 
vi so- ngu-cri ti* lai ehiu dao, thi caog ra sire den 
tham Birc Thdy each kin d4o; lai ebon nhfrng diy 
la eo dao mh Ma ha cho d5 .\em |g, doe kinh v4 
xem sach dao. Ngu-cri cung 16 ral6ngphifa nmc)n 
vi chira dang chin phep nVa toi, vi e so- chet hut 
ma chSng Ulp chlu pliep «y chang. BSi vfty ngu-oi 
xin Birc Thiiy day eho biet each ril-a tfli, d4 sau 
nSy hoac mlnh ph4i om dau ma ching c6 ai c6 dao 
cho dang rura toi cho , thi mioh dang bSy cho ki 
Idiiic bigt dang ISm phep ,ty cho mlnh 



I'S. -Out Thiiy In'i cm rliii lie' N'irii oi'iii. 

Birc Thiy liSn^' gii'r minli luCm kio rigirfji taMt 
nel d^u fii; ngird'i lai m sire lity sir liinh mi Irk 
cho k& loan lam sir dir cho niinh, Vay ch,^ng khdi 
bao Ifln , trofiL^ nurcri chin dug da cao gian, thi c6 
liai ong |)li4i toi rSt naiig v4 dR pliili Iu4ii chct 
chem, vay ngircri »in dang viia Ihattii cho. Nhfrng 
quan Idn khac cfing dii dang naiSn (iV vi ngircfi 
da sin vua tha cho, thi hern nnrfri liSm one. 

D^u ngirffi CO cCing giiip vice iihii nu'<^c, va hay 
ISy long nho-n dire liim sir ISnh cho ngirdi ta thi 
^y mac long, song d6'n sa'u lai c6 quan Idn kia 
cao cac Th^y dao khoet con mdt ngiroi ta mh lam 
ngoc; lai rSng : « JMlnh da vao ohSi thof kia, ihi 
thSy Id liTcrng ni6t binh d^y nhirng con mU 
ThSy dao da khoet thi iy . « — Viic Sy da don tai 
Vila va cac qnan , lai noi thSm noi thira nhi^u d^u 
khac mil chS vi6c dao. BS.V gid BircTh^y xin vua 
Ira xet sir &\ cho dgn goc; hoae c6 that, thi cir 
phep ma phat cac Thdy dao, btng ch4ng that thi 
cSm chiif d4 cho ai bay dal b6 va cho dao 14m chi . 

V4y vua doi quan Sy dgn ma ep lam chirng cac 
d^ii da cao cac ThSy dao mil rftng: i< Vi bSing c6 
chii-ng c* (6 tu-6-ng thi sS phat cac ThSy dao va 
bit toi niing cbing Iha. Nhu-cfc httng da nbi cMng 
th$l, thi pliii chct chem. »— Quan Sy xin vua cam 
chlu vay vi eon raSt minh dfi xem thSy ii hrifng . 
Vua liiSn sai ha bon quanlffn di d(>'n noi da chi, 
lai ong «y Cling di vdi nira. BSy gi* tha'y vqa tra 



clui-ng CO- diu S.\ (lio that, llii nio-i Imi d4ng so- 
mi chfra minli rSng: «^Jglie ngiro-i ta ii6i,lhi ngw 
la that. »— Vua cliitng cliiu le Ky , mil hSt phii 
den DO-t mi biti ching tim ihity di gl s6't, thi vcia 
luiln dug fty phii chet chem. Birc ThSy -nai xin 
hot sire Ihi vua mdri tha. Tir ft'y vS sau cao quan 
chang ai con dam noi sir khoet con mU nfra, 

50. - Vua litioii njioaii tra xcl A- pliao vu bo va. 

Lai CO ni6t Idji khac, cac quan d(jng linh voi 
nhau ma cao cac Thay dao hay l&m biia mil ISm 
hai ngu-6-i la. Cac quan ciing deui radt ngiroi kia 
lam tans; lich den trira-c mat vua ma rSiig:«Ngir6-i 
nJy da hi bua cac ThSy dao , nSn ra cam , chdng o6a 
noi dang lofi gl nira . » Vua da hi4ii y thi gi4 gian mk 
rSng:c< Ai ngcj la nhirng Tfly Dirtrng nhcrn c6 long 
" ddc den nSi «y ! U ngoji thi ra nhir sang ))6n 
n ndy ma giup la, song thilt c6 y lam hai ta. Xira 
« ray thaly quftn S'y doi ta uhifa 14n, cho n6n ia 
'< chSng c6n tin no nira. Va iai cbkng c6 le ta str, 
« vi ta cilng co thuoc phi bCia di. » 

Vua phiin lam vfty doan , Ihi vio phftng, cung 
ISy m6t bAt niro-c la da pha m6t hai gictng vac cho 
ra d6, mi bio ngirai cam utfng thiiiSc Sy cho lanh. 
N6 uang^rafjt chut vira rf,i, liia Ua m6t hai:« Bau 
_ bung! „ Ay thu«c vua cho uSng Ihi vltt hifiu nghif ni, 
V) mdi u3ng mOt hii-p ma dang- lanli dS,. 

iiH-Y «i* vua truydn ddng gong thSug Sv, va 
dAuh cho dau ma Ira khio cho biot no da ddng ■ 
tinh vd-i ai ma b6 va tli.5 ity. Khi tWu nochilngdim 



— !»1 — 
noi; raabaiilaudcrn lamthixirng rftng:" Uuaii 'h' 
(I thdo kia da diit tilSn. » Lai r&ng : « Co nfim miriri 
n ngirm da d6ng linh vdi miiih mft b6 nhfrng 
i( tieng xiiu th4 fty; ciing cd M tu Iftp vo-i minh rak 
II giet Birc TMy nfra. » Vua bit dang tilm ngircVi 
Irong nllfrog quan Sy^ thi truyiSn chem lire thi . 
Tir a'y ve sau chSng ai dam noi Aia quSy qua tli6 
Sy nfra . 

30 . — Gacli thoi Vaa iin o- vo'i But. Thay . 

Nliirng d^u b5 va, vua giJi cacli khon ngoan Ihi 
Sy, Ihi la dSu t6 ngircri thaH6ng kinli BircThay; 
lai each vua an cf htog ngay viJi ngu'cri, thi caog 
lam chirng d^,ij ^y hffn nira. Vi vua & vdi ngirffi 
chjng pliSi nhir vua toi; song thftt nhu" anh em 
vi kj thiet nghta vay. CiiBg c6 khi hsi ngu-M cfti 
le ma b$l tbuan vai nhau, vi Biro ThSy thong 
chii- nhu 14m, ma ISy sir dao lam dSu, thi nang 
bay IS dao cho vua nghe.Vua MSttrivahiJu ledao, 
cho nen khi vui [hi phuo 16 dao ; va c6 khi dem 
long lo ve dang Sy, thi noi to nh6 vcri cac quan 
r&ng; «Luan ve nghiS bo ngh^ thuy va cac vJ6c 
« khac thi Tay Du-crng nho'n khon ngoan hon ta 
« nbi^u ptidn. Con sir dao la d^u trong hern cac d^u 
« khac, ma ta xang minh khon ngoan ho'n ngirffi 
<( b6n Tay lam sao cho phii , » 

Vua m6 s&c due, n6n ghel dao, va doi khi chSng 

vlniBircThSy ; nhii-ng noi nang d^u oh6 bai sir 

dao va them Icri lioa tinli nira. Song ehSng mJiy 

khi vua dam noi tru-cjc mat Bi'rc Thaj, vi ngirffi 

.--•iW.'//. s 



— :i2 — 

chSng iii5 vua ni.i cSi iigay; rii!n vua rnii san linig, 

CO y cho kc iighc hoc lai cOing ngiroi. 

Khi vua wiidn Aimg lli^iro'i li'un vii'c gi tron^^ 
ph6 v^rc nhii nirdfc, ma ngircri xin kicu vi sfr cac 
quan ghen, thi vtia lam thinh song- qua misi it I4u, 
thi ndi nhi6u di^u phain sir dao, ciing de Ctitn dao 
CO y nh^c lai vii ep ngirji clliu l^y vi6cP[y. Co khi 
vua qui quyrt g'lk sir bi^t (i)i cho cac quau c6 dao 
hay Ik tjp lam sir r6i : vua da rd biet fii'rc Th^y so 
xio dong (hir chSng sai;n4nco ; di:iug dip tb« cho 
cac quan ity raa \Sy long tiginVi, cCing ki 14 an 
I'ieng vua lam bo'i vi n^ ngu-ffi. 



31. 



■ \iia iiuiyn ej) mg Dinli Tnnif; l;jy to rin] i 



Co racillSn, nhllm ngay k| vua, thi vua day bai 
quan dai thi1n kia ep quan Id-n c6 dao, t«n lit Dinh 
Trung, bo vAo Irong lioi'lng cung mk giup viiic to 
18 vi bai k', liSn. Ong % vfl-ng long chSng chiu 
lam vice &y. iNgiy bom sau, lii IS khanh dSn ong 
Bang Cung, till cac quan ph4i mac ao chSu ma di 
mii-ng ong fiy. Vly ong Dinh Trung miic 4o ma 
di lam mot vd-i cic quan lay ong Rang Cung, 
doan CO y vi. Song die quan kijo ngu-cfi vAo Irong 
hoing cung v4 ep lay ti Un vua mk rSng : .. Vua 
..cbingcp bai but lh,tn dftu, mrtt ep lay vua dcri 
"tru-,i-c, thi ang cb^ng eo t6i gi, cho nen pbSi 
'■ vang phcp vua. » Ong Dinh Trung chAng chlu 
mk ca, lau ; doan cac quan cflm tay ong Sy bill ciii 
daux„a„g mi lay. Bay gio-6ng pbrtu pha cSng: 
'■!«. la.raatBiTcChim IVoi Ba Ngai mJ thoi. » 



— 'X\ — • 
BiJi (111 flic i|UHn diilu urig tfy ilnn tiinifc niiU 
vua mA tflii rftng: "Ong Dinh Ti'ung da lay; song 
» cbSog chlu lay tii tiSn vua, nic?l lay Di'ro Chua 
uTro-i Ba Ngoi mi Ihoi. » Vua bio r4ng;o*a lay 
„ Ihi thoi . " Boau vua qu* rSog : « Trilm nuni mSy 
(.da bSy lau ; nay cflng ban chirc cao li'ong cho 
.< mSy, mil niSy v6 nhcrn boi ngllta chaiig chju lay 
.. t^ lien Iram lam sao?Tr3.m chAng ep mdy bi'i 
« dao hay lii lay but tMn, mOt ep mSy lay t6 tien 
« trSm, till n^o co tfii gi? >' 

Ong Dinh Trung I'ftng: « Lay Birc Be h-Sn, toi 
o sSn long lay Birc B^ frSn, thi le nJo I6i khinh 
.. Ah \i> ti4n Biirc B^ trtn, lam sao dirgro ?Nhirng 
« mk eac dirng Sy da qua dcfi x(A, thi t6i tin that 
I. chiog C(i su-c rail vu-ng hd cho ai dang cting 
oohing hit-a xud'n^ trong hoang ?ung ma hircfng 
« nhu-ng cua le Sy. VSy tA tii5n Bfrc Be Irtn ehSng 
c. CO mat diy, thi t6i chjng lay ; phep dao cSm sir 
"S'y, vi i& d^u doi tra. » 

Vua rSng:n Chd thi mSy ching quen kinh Ihcr 
" cac thanh nam nfr sao? Ay vay t6 tien trS,m, vi 
« ciic thanh c6 khac nhau M-a gi? Cac thanh fliy 
« cting chet roi mft chSng hifin I'a riira . Vi vay mSy 
« lay cac thanh, ma ch4ng chju lay t6 ti6n tr^m ' 
" Icim sao? Triim eung da biet t6 t6 ti6n ch^ng c6 
"mat day, ciing ch^ng an u^ng cua gi ; nhtrng 
« mi trSm lay t6 ti6n mi bao hieu . ThSy giam 
ic muc V6r6 ciing noi v(H trim rftng: Lay t6 tiSn th^ 
« !(y thi chSng tdi gl. » 

Ong Binh Tmng rSng : " I'hip dao cSm str !liy,ma 
I'Giam roue noi ching c6 t6i lam sao dtrcrc? » Vua 



. — :h — 

lang: " TrSni IjAi loi Thtly Giiim tnuc; rim vd phiin 
« raiy Ihi triira s« gtri cho vuii Xi«m, cho vua 4y 
'< biit miy lay... Urn; Diuh Ti'ung ring;.. Vua 
■' XiSnj, udi 14m sao, thi mac vua Jy, tfli khon;.' 
.. lay. .> Vua rSnjf:<. Mity ntii Um viy thi phii, vi 
" chu-ng vua Xii'ra hM ngircri In lay but; con IrSm 
11 thi CO y ^p may lay tu ti6n trSni, cung nhu* khi 
n con siJng v4y ma Ihoi. Vfty bno g\a U'im hang 
" r6i, ttii niSy ciing kh6i)g lay trjm sao? .. Oiig 
DinhTrung thinh lang,thi cctc quan t£lu i£[ng : "Sau 
" n^y klii Birc Be tren del dang tram tu6i doan, 
" thi 6ng jiy cliang lay, vi da noi vai cluing toi 
" nhi^u Mn rSng: minh lay k/; sdng ma thoi; 
" c6n k6 ch^t r6i thi ch&ng lay lam chi. .. Vua 
rSng: « ThSng n^y la nghieh than . » — fioan thi 
vua Doi qua d^u khac. 

3S. — Vila cli.mg cam ilao, ciing cliang Ijinliilao la Ijao iiliiih. 

Vua CO long thi Jly, song chfing ciim dao td 
lu-crng, ph4n thi vi u4 Birc ThSy, phan thi ciing 
n4 b.6n dao co cOng vd-i tninh nira. Vi khi trird-c, 
ncu chJng c6 cSu Phaol(5 ciru giiip, thi ph4i chct 
da I4u; mi lai b6o dao Ding Ti'ong da giiip vua 
bet liing het sii-c. Song vua ching ohiu ra chl tha 
dao t6 tu-trng. Ai v6 dao thi mac ai ; con k& ngoai 
daobJtb^n dao UmviScrSi thi phaichiu. 

Bu-cThiy hM t6 long vua th6 iiiio, thi ching 
bao giir ddui Ain ngirM gidng chl tha U c6 dao 
l"n> viOc r«L vi hi d.lu mitt cong v6 ich. Ngu-ffi 
owu gnip b,5n d.io nhidu \in, vi hoac kA ngoai 



- !)!1 - • 
blT't ngiTi-Vi CO ttiAn the, Ihi cluing' tlj'nn klm.lty k''^ 
CO dao; iiay Ik Jtlii bin dao pliAi sir gl kluln kh6, 
thi cAc qnun vi uS uj^ircri niii Hiiii eho bin dao 
dang an • Vua cbing n6i gl den vific £ty ; cfto n<>n 
cOng c5 nhi^u k6 trdch BiVc Th^y vi vua eo I6ng 
vi n^ va y^u dau dircrng ^y, ma ngir(j'i cbun,i: xin 
vuagiang chi nia Iha cac d^u r6i cho \nSn dao. 

Co mot lAii, nhffn c6 sir 10, cac \hng toan bdt 
bon dao gop tien ma tt", Ihi b6ii dao xin Dire 
Thcly ciru . Vi chirng cfuan Iliep TrSn ghet dao, vu 
cho tff gop lien bAn dao, lai dS tun vua v6 vi6c 
^y nira. Cho n6n Birc Thdy sai 6ng Lelabousse, 
la Giam muc thira, v^ ong ctlu Phaol6 di Uu vua, 
xin tha cho bon dao; m^ b&i vua da quen hai 6ng 
£fy each rieiig, thi cho vao d^o, 

Khi Ky vua dang ngir, c6 cfic quan d6ng d^n, 
n6n chdng ddm Ulu td tieng k^o c<ic quan hay, 
mOt noi thi^m cho vua nghe m^.thOi. 

Bet y g ice vua (hSng noi \km sao, vi so" vi b^lng 
chang cho y nhu* Birc Thdy xin thi mU 16ng 
n^ircri; neu cho, Ihi m^t 16ng cdc quan; cho nen 
vua c^t tieog I6n h6i y c^c quan r&.ng:"C6 nfen 
<< cho cb-ing? )i Cilc quan d^u tftu r^ng: :< Ghtng 
" nen . » Nhcrn vi sir i^y vua lutlii r^ng : « Vi b^ng 
" cac. lang c6 b&ng I6ng tha cho b6n dao Ihi mac 
" cac laug; b^ng bSl g6p ti^n Ihi ph^i chiu, vi 
<' ph6p nha nircrc da quen th^ ^y. » 

;i3 . — Vua CU- Ic^ ma trong- hi.iL llibin bi; iigoi'ii . 

Vua luilii Ih^ iiy ch&ng ph^i h\ vi Irong dao but 



• — •M — 

tliSn iMu; vua li'uns "lOl il^J'' "'"i '"'' """• '^"h 
dao but lliiiii, llil ngircri die biii ISm. Song Ij./i l„i 
Thai hau vj bi'i [loapg hau me dao but IhJn, ilii 
vua Cling ni mil ki'nh M, ngoili it nhidu vfty, 

Co mdl iSo, vua cfl-i ngira di chffi ngoili Mag 
vffi fiii-c Tiiily, phai lihi qua trinrc cbua kia, ma 
vua c6 y kiiili chua bay lii cnudn IhiV 16ng Du-c 
ThSy, thi chSng biet. Song khi iSn gin chCia, tbi 
vua xucfng ngira, di bo cho dim khi qua liHtiichiia. 
fiirc Thity V6r6 cung xuong ngira, nhirng ma 
dirng lai mot ntfi cho den khi vua 16n ngira, thi 
ngu-cfi cungi^D ngira chay tbeo vua. 

BSy giffvua miociTffi, miih6isaodalanfi lam vay. 
Ngu-d-i tan ring : « Toi IhSy b$ ila xudng ngira, 
"thi chAng li? niio ma t6i ch^ng xn^ng; chdog 
'< vay, (hi ra d^u v6 ph6p : nhirng ma toi dirng lai 
■■ mot noi cho den khi b« ha l«n ngira, kSo toi di 
" bo baiTc qua trirdc chi'ia, tlii ra liinh t6i c6 long 
(ikinb but thin, lii dSu ohlng ph4i.» Vua nghe 
ngurtfi noi Iiim vSy, thi khen lii kb6n ngoan . 

3i. — Du-c Tiiay plu'ii cirr trong Jon?. 

Birc Th% /s hcl long mil giilp vi.5c vua, lii vi cd 
y trong cho sir dao du-trc nhor: song khi Ihafy I6ng 
vua gha dao, lai thSty c4c quan cd nhigu ki hSm 
Ihii mini] va bay biSt ntt dilng no, b6 va dimg kia, 
Ihl phi«n muSn ISfy lam cay diing xdt xa Mm . 

Nfiroi lai phJi Idifln cu-c dimg khiio htrn nira. 
Vi chu-ng trong cac dja phSn kliAc bf!n phu-cfng 
<l6ng, CO nhiSu ki- bift ngirm limi quan dai Ihiin 



— 97 — . 
giup vim, v;\ lo nliu-ng virc pli/tn diVi, titi trilch 
ngirtri b<') cliinh viecniinii pliAi iam,ni'i liGu nlurrig 
vice clci'i cbJng thucic vi' ifllnli. I'.iing c6 kl: clii" 
Dgirtri cliiiig- khon, vl mSt coog \6 ich. IMn lihi 
qudii Tily Scrii ra chi c^ni daOj tlii ngirtri ta cang 
che Irich licrn nira, vi ring: « Qufin TSy SffnchSng 
(ICO long ghet clao, mi Sa c4m dao tli4 4y, thi la 
«tai fiirc TliSy iiay giiq) vua. » 

35. — fiii'C Tliily c6 y ng;ay lanli . 

fiu-c Th^y lily cM deu fly ISni cay dSrig chua xot 
ngSn (rung. Vi chirng ngffcri m I6ng rStsiStsSng: 
nhirng giAng gidi coi soe b6n dao, tuy chinh vi$c 
minh phdi lam . Ngirm da tra lay lo viae phSn dM 
pho vua vu'c nircrc, thi chSog nhfrng \k oo y rflt 
ngay IJnh, li giiip cbo c4 vk nird'c An Nam dircrc 
nhof pliSn bun phSn .\ac, ma lai ngiro'i di3. m dSii 
16 tircrng long ngiriji cliing miidn lo vi«c gi phSn 
iisi thi Sy s6't. 

Khi vua lam ph&i sir khon kho, thi ngir&i thirang 
ma giup tCiy su"c. Bt^n sau, vua cam tfn men dire 
ngu-ffi, ci^ng thSy ngu-ffi kh6n ngoankbeo leo ciic 
vice, thi raudn dung ngu-m. [)iiu ngffcri Ifly IS nko 
ma xin kiSu,thi vua cting chilng nghe . Toa Tbiinb 
la chiah bi^ trSn, nia ch4ng trach vi sir fly bao gicr; 
lai To^ Thanh ti'ong cho sau ti'cr n6n sir lanh, thi 
ktien ngu*cri Um vi6cn6Q. 

Diu vfly BiVc Th4y V6r6 thfly anh em v4 nhi^u 
dStng khAc cliS triich minb thi Sy, thi ngirtVi k^ 



iir Sy la cCiy 'flianli liia rifl nuug ne dfr llty minli. 
MiiTDg ma bui ngiro-i c6 long manh hao, thi srin 
long dilu kho ma pUii moi sir mac lliSnlj y g,',.,. 
ChuaTrffi. 

% . — Vm if umg Bii-c Thay giup Bung Cung qniin iiay 
liai \iV i\lm Trang va Binh ThuAn. 

Xam 1792, la Li Cinh H.rng ngu thap (am nien, 
cnng la nam iMiini li, khi vua clanll ISy vi d«t laj 
vua Thai Bire, thi cung da l«y xOr Nha Trang vA 
Binh Thuan. Boan don ra Qui Nho-n ml, danh on" 
Thdi Birc nfra. Vua scr m«t x& Nha Trang vii .xi? 
Binh Thuan, Ihi phu cho Bong Cung gia- Ky. 

Ma bc-i ong Sy c6n it tu6i chira Ikm chi dn-oc 
nSn vua iai ep Bfro ThSy coi soc con nhir kbi 
iwcro, yk chiu kh6 trSy ra vdi Bong Cnng cho 
du-g-o q„a„ hay cac .vrr %, Mu ma Bi'rc Tbly JSy 
le nao m4 .vm ki«n, thi vua cung ching nghe vi 
rang: „ Con vua c6 Idng kinh va hay nghe ii^u-oi 
- th6, ; cho „en c6 mo. minh „p Joo q y "^"h 



— o "Hn ui CO cJllLi Kiln frfl 

rang^NI. Trang. hi m.i dam cho Bcag^ 

™yVM,th,ba.dScdr„gu-Md.api,aic.h,„. 

"' ■ - >'"» vaj ll,;,„|, Ooi ,v,,„.„ ,„, ,., ,^|^ 

ki^^:^':[:;:f':;^'';«:-»= Bang Cung m. 

y 'ng Ohvicr IJ qu„„ phala„gsa, da 



~ (19 ~ 
chieu binli phiip plurtriig f/iy ma xfiy luAt luy "'i^t 
ch6c cUAn tai Nlia Trang. Cun vna tiii tiAy rii Qui 
Nlicrn, cung vAy tlii'inh 3.y hai ba llii'ing, Ilai b6n 
daiih nhau niiii^u tr^n !dm; song cb<^ng a^ililng, 
cung ch^ng ai thiia ; k^ bi tu" tran hai b6a thi nbi^u 
Um. Vua chf^ng ISCy dircrc thaiih liy , lai thi^y qiulti 
h'nh minh mot ogay mut liao, [ircrng thirccungda 
getn thieu, thi lai trcr v^ Sui Gun . 

38. — Qiian TAy Strn vay llianli Nlia Trang ma [liiai ttiua . 

B^y gicr vua Thai Bu'c dem binh si vay thunh 
Nha Trang hai l^n, ma chSng h'lm gi dircrc. Vua ^y 
dem b5a van qiuln cnng danh nbieu tr^n; song 
danh tran nko tbi thua tran ^y, va binh s! bi tran 
gan hSt. Khi ay Birc Thay ra nhtr dai tirdng qiian, 
ngiro'icbAngc^m khi giiii mk danh bao gio', nhirng; 
ma ngircfi bay cAc vi6c ph^i him, nhirng each ph^i 
liC'u cho dang giii- thanh va diinb cho th.tng, 

Vua cf tb^nb Sai Gon nghe tin qntln TAy Stfn va.y 
thanh Nha Trang, thi dem nhie'u qujln I'a giup va 
du^i qudn TAy So"n phii truo mt£t. BS'y gicf Bu'c 
Thdy cung cac quan xin vua theo bdt quiln giac, 
vi no da it ciing yf?u sire v6i, thi d5 pha cho tan 
tuyfit. Nhirng ma vua chSng chin; lai trfr \6 Shi 
G6n, Ah con cung Bu'c Thdy cir viec cai xir Nha 
Trang v^ xi'r Binh Thujln nhir ti'iro'c. 



— lUO — 
39. - Vua vSy llii'inli IJui Mi.ni iriOl V,a nm mj t,h{,„g |jy j,,„p 

Naiijsau, U nam 1793, li LS cSdI] Ilu-ng ngu 
tb4p lu- niSn cuns 14 nam Qui sfru, thi vm lai 
dem nhi^u liu v;i nhiiiii hinli st ra Qui Nho-n. Ktii 
(Mu thi danh pha cira Qui Nhcfn va nhirng luy 
xung- quanh, (loan md-i vAy IhSnb Qui Nhan, ml, 
dag Thai Birc 6- Irong- Ihanl] Sy. Ilai b6n ddnh 
nbiiSu trao du- Urn; l<lii Ihi bSn no dang, ithi ihi 
ben kia diing: ,|uftn bi tfr trftn htng hi sa sff. 

Ong Tli4i Birc so- thua, Ihi g« lin cho hai cliau 
la ong Hoang Trigp goi la vua Cinh Thinh v4 6„<. 
Hoing Thimg 6- ngoii U Cher, ma xin ciru. llal 
ong Ky Mn sai sau van binh ma giup ong Thai 
Birc,ch4ng ph4i bo-i co 16ng vcH bac, song bo-i so- 
ong (Jy ph« thaa, Ihi ong NguySn Anh lai ra danh 
mm n„a Chang. Ong NguySn Anh ngbe tin hai 
hau Tha.Bu-csa, nh,eu binh cru, thi lai sere ddnh 
khong 1^, n«„ da dem binh xufing tau b6 cira Qui 
IVhcrn ni4 Irtr vS SM Giln. 

HJ^-QnSn b;,„s Hf^;,; |;„„ |,5„ ,,.„ ,„„j,. „^,_j^ ^^_. ^^.^^^^^ 

dP,?0ui'1h '^"?,'*S°fi ^40 giup 6ng Thdi BJ-e, 
An ir .'" "''*"« «^" "=«y vua NguyS^ 

th^tril t" ' "''■" *''*■' ^*" S'"P 'hi phSi 

chSng cho vao; la, dong cira Ihanh ma xin qu.ln 



— 1IH — 
3y ti'iV V', niJt rillii^." " tllv.'iing' co vii)i'. gi ih'i-h. ■■ 

Quiln 9ij gicin Mm, lidd phji pliiich moi ntri nf^oai 
tJiiiili vi sdp vfty thanh iifra, llai htm c3i nhaw 
nanff di^n i t"'^ chSng clio qiijln ity v^o, thl sjnh ra 
nhi^u d^u I^h^" f?" J^™- ^4y 6ng Tliai Rirc tung 
th^ ph^i mo' cira th^nli cho qiian qu^n who. Ngircri 
n'^alk Ih^t dSi no ciio lich sir ttoan, se giao lioa 
c.|]o khiii sinh sir bSn hi^o; song khi qutin {fy vho 
th^nh, thi k^ minh ia chCi, ch^ng con d^ quyen 
pliepnao cho ong Thai Birc S'5t. 

Khi din 116 xin vay mircrn, mh A&n sau no pha 
phu.ch cung aQ cirii'p viing- bac d6 dac moi giong ; 
laichi ti'Su gheo quaii luili ong Thai fiu-c, ch^ag 
k^ ong ^y la gi nfra. 6ng &y con c6 t6n vua khong 
ma th6i, qny^a phep thi no"! tay cac quan &&ng 
Ngoai h^t thdy. 

il. — Th;'ii BiVc buon niu mi't chct. 

Ong Thai Birc thdiy vay ihi phun nhn bu6n birc 
qua boi. Khi Iriro'c ong tty ki6u cang, bao thien 
nghjch dia chirng nao, thi vky piiAiquan linh chau 
minh lam cho xi(u h6 ciing bu^n birc chirng Sty. 
Thii fiii-c chling bi^t loan I^m sao, thi day ngvrori 
l.a vong vao chiia mh khS'n vffi but rSng: "Neu 
"dircrcbinh y6n, thi se pha tuyet dao,» 

Song ong Sy cbdng kip li6ii vi6c quAi go^ ^y, vi 
da gi&; m^ bo"i khi trtrffc lao t3,m nhieu dang, (hi 
phAl binh nang Mm. Quan quAn Bing NgoAi 6" 
Qui Nhan ba thing, an cu-&^ piia plidch moi no'i 
doan, till v^ ngoai Hui; va ngoM K6 Cho-. f:6n binh 



- 102 — 
ong Thai Biro thi mut ngjy mfll nang ; lai ihCm 
circ 16ng vi qu&n Baag NgoAi litm li3n don'lhd Sy 
nen qua iiRil it ngiy thi chat, ' 

• 
•i-2. - TiOu Trii'u nSi fiiioTi In xii- Qui iMio-n ciing sin djiu 
liiing Xguyi'n Anli . 

Khi^ o.ig Thai Bu-c da gdn chSt thi I6r, con, l«ri 
IS Tiuu Trieu, nfli quo-n lam vua thay vi rninh 
iXhirng niii on? CAnh Thinh vj oog rioans Thiin" 
nghe tin 6ng Tiia Trii^u 1«„ ngoi thi gian'lam, vi 
hai anh em cd y chia nird-c An Nam ra vdi nhau. 
Cho n6n sSp dem binh vao d4nh va gigt ong TiJu 
Tri«u, nhir [i U nguy thdn vily. Ong Ti4u°Tri(?u 
CUD it tuAi, chira biet n&c tri lurcJc la bao nhien. 
Khi nghe tin hai anh em v4o danh minh, tbi 
so- hai, song cflng sftra sfra mi, danh Iri. Nhirn=- 
ma me ngirr>i e danh chSng lai, ma phii lay ha° 
anh em d6c bac Sy, thi sai sir den vd-i ong N"uy8n 
Anhxin chiu hang. 

Vua du-crc (in «y, thi mifng ro- li«n .YufSng tiu 
•■a Wy thanh Qui Nhcrn. 0„g CAnh Thinh vi ong 
lloing Thung nghe 6ng TiJu Tri«'u c6 y chiu ban=- 
ong NguySn Anh, Ihi ciing mCrng, vi dang dung 
dang lau ngay hern nia sSm sfra viSc danh giao. 
V4y ha, anh em .sai quan xu«ng ,iu dem binh vJo 
i!«> Nho-D, cho kjp trcfi dang thuin gid. 

i3 . - Tifo TrISu phJi q„3„ gij^ mi,, „„.^,^ 

Ong NguySn Anh ^dc ao bet long chd chi dang 
Jem bmh ra Qui Nhon khi quan Tfty Scrn chira biOt 



— 1(13 — 
^i;nl]irnK mi pliai nyircrc gio, den khoog k|p, 
Vayqiiaii q"flii Vila CSnh Tliinh curigHoang Tlu'ing 
vao cira trirJc, mi bSt loi ong Tiou TriSu, vi da lam 
nsuy va c6 y ch|u liang 6ng N'guySa Anh»Boan 
iiaianhem vaythauh, va qua root it ngay thi ISy 
dircrc, cCing biit Tiia Tricii mil train inrtVc. 

i i — Cm HitMi ciiiu liiuig Niniycn Anil . 

Khi sfy vua Canh Thinh vi dng- Hoing Tliung 
COD tri lu6i, chang co mat do. Cao quan Ift'y tSn 
hai ong ay ma lam deii bao Dgmyc nSy; song that 
hai ong i'y ch^ng biet gi. 

Bay giiT c6 iTi6t quan l(rn tbuoc vfi~ ong Hoiing 
Thiing, t«n la CSu Hien, giSn cac quan ong CAnh 
Thinh, vi dji gi^t chu minh Ja quan \&n goi \k Bai 
TirL§; thi trcr nghich, va dem quin minh chiu 
biing vr>i ang NguySll Anh. Tir iy vi sau, 6ng Clu 
I]i<;n giijp vua nhieu (teu vi c6 tai danh giac, lai 
trung vo-i vua. Ngircri d5 tbuoc cac vice quin Tily 
Srrn, nen phe phen dii lam cho quan ^y pliai 
khSn ciro. iNho-n vi sir Sy vua da dat cau Sy lam 
'lai tird-ng quan, goi la quan cong. 

i."i . — Vii;t vay thiuili Qui .Mioil l;iit lliii' l);i . 

Vua ngiic quiln Tfty So'n da ISy du-ffc thinh Oui 
Nhtm, thi phan nin, vi minh Ma ohing kip, song 
(piygl djnh vo-i quan Hy. Yiy vua da dem nhiC'u 
quin Cao MiSn lam binh phuc mi danh bi). llai b6u 
'lanh nhau b-iy thing Iron, ma bSi hai ben cting 



— 104 — 

gan d-ini, li^u mini, q„jO,| chini giap M&u Uim 

va gict lihrfu )j]iih mac long, sung chira b«n nio 

chiu tiuia. 

B^ftsau «u vua men vao ctiro'c cfra Cbg- Gi3 vi 

tau qui(n Tay Scrn da,,, ctd khong bao nhi«u. Vfty 
vua pha dang nhfrog luy da xdy ma giu- cira. C6n 
nhieudang khac, thi vua oflng phiicanb, kSoquan 
trong IhJnh thong cong vdi ngym ngoSi • vi 
phong keo CO ai vAn lu-^ng birdng vao, hay la giun 
quan trong tlmnh cich nao chang. i\ta quAn vua 
P"' P''*" Pli^i tii <:&: Chang c6n lai dang m&y ten 
ny quan trong th.inh da gSn hj!t brffng, va 
cnang ibSy ai dSn ciru. Co m6t it chigc ghe gao 
a» Wm v4o dang rach kia. g«n thfo vao tbanh. 
\u-a CO quan do thSy, thi vua hin sai quin danh 
«.ns bst l«y h5, ,hSns sot chiSo nio. Cho ncn 
quan trong thaoh m6t ngav mot tiing the. 



i6. — Vua uga 1^1 



: inuSn ciciii liinl, yg Qi„g fi^j 



Vua da lap hai luy cho du-oc giir cac dang nco, 
khong cho ai than vao Ihanh. ChSng hay khi 



n vua 



. . ■"" '"aiiu. ijiiaug nay Km vi 

M «y ha, luy ay vCra doan, thi quftn iinh Baug 
i^goa, '■«n;<Angvaodanhcungphadi. Cho nto vua 
nga long ma quyet dem binh vi B6ng Nai. Mav 
CO tlu-c ThSy can xin vua klioan Ir* v«. Nhmg 

nto vua sau U',„g {, ]ai ,„6t jt ,j„_ 



iihi av CO raftl quan Iffn kia, t4n 14 Cung Ji'ung 
[■hue. CO danh licng sail clam vi hay danh giSo 
CO V lap cong vol vua, thi l«y y ri«ng mi Ihinh linli 
,a dinh quan giac khong oho ai biet. CbSng hay 
ong av niic quftn giac lira ma thua, laJ quftn minh 
hi tir trin hdu het. Ong Sy IhoSt Uhoi dang, nhirog 
ma khi v« dinh Ihi cac quan d^u ch6 cvrffi ; m4 vua 
Ibi quir nang d^u. Bol do ong a[y c6 y rta h6; tin 
ban dem dero mot it quin manh bao, khi chSng 
ai ns<V, ma xong vio danh ISy mol IHy rSt chic 
cbSn vua da xSy khi li-iTcJc, ma quSn giac da ISy , 
di.ODgSy lai danh du-ffcnhifo quan giac tvr Iran, 
vi nhirog quan kboich«ttr6n vao tronglily khac. 

iS .-Mm CO coil Dili diay lac viio liiy miri lilv l"!" «y ikJnB- 

Oua mdt it ngiy, ong Cung Trung Phuc lai l«y 
dang liiy 4y each Ialam,ch^ng pbSibiiy mu-n chird'C 
gi. Vi tinh CCT d«m kia co mot con nai tr6n rfrng 
lac xuong chay vac trong luy. Quan canh thSy 
thi mSng ciing la \6n timig iftng: « Nai! nai! » No 
lai chay dui'ii Iheo ma bSn, mil h,lt con nai : song 
bin miy ciing khfing trung; no bSn dang nSy tbi 
nai chay ding khac, ma no cung cir du6i Ibeo: 
chSng ngcr biSn tning diet mflt hai ngiroi, ciing 
CO ngu-cri thi bi thircrng lich. 

Ouftn khac dang ngi'i nghc xon xao thi there dJy . 
Lai nghekeu: uNail nai!» thi ngcr laquanDdngNai 



— 106 — 
<ta vao liiy r(5i ; cho n6ii oiji 6c dung minh mi la Ic,, 
rkng:ub6ag nui! Bilng nailu ;Vi ui oiing tin th4t li 
qucln vua da df^n, tbi cAm Ijty khi giftr. .Song bai 
loan i]*ng th;l't tfnr, va bdn h-lt pliu Ih^, thi dan 
cira luy ma chen nhau U'fin sacb, cb^ng s6t t6n nao. 
No trrjn lam v^y cbo d^n sang ngay m&l hiiit 
minb dfi lira. Song cung kbong Irir vi? Irong luv 
CUT lini no-i chic chSn ma in minh mSi tbei. 

KhJ quan vua Nguyen Anh nghe xon xao ban 
d6m lam vay, thi chay di coi cho biet cd sir lam 
sao, Khi den nffi, tbi thtfy con liiy kbong, khong 
con ai canh giir, li^n chiSm ISy, cung sai ngirm 
di tham xung rjuanh, tbi gap nhO-ng ngirm bi 
tfau-ong licb v6 nhirng ngircri chay Irtfn cbu-a kip. 
Ba'y gio (|u4n di Ibam h6i, thi kh lai oguyto buy 
tu- sir, vi lam sao mii sinh bSn don x6n xao lAm 
"Sy. 

yuan vua nghe, da nin cu-ffi; lai noi nbat no 
them ma ring: « Tbfli, anb em da trSn, da thoat 
" di dang, tbi cung la may pbu-ffc Mm do, vi binh 
« si nha vua da chiSu ^p luy nSy v6 s6, kbtog bi«l 
" ke sao cho xict, di darib pl,a lily niSy. » 

4'j. -Cuiif; Trung I'hiic ISv |1,;,„1, Qui m„„,. 

guan cai qnan Sy la 6ng Cung Trung Pbiie, ISV 
ten vua ma gJi tho cho eric quan tron^ thjnb Qui 
Nhrrn ma truyfin phii hang tire ihi. BSng cliSng 
chiu hang ng/.y Sy thi phji ch«t bet. Vay quAn 
gnic mSc bramA li„ that ougNguyiin Anb da dem 



linMii ubicu liinh si va Iheni [ihiC-li ii«i. nfit so lliic 
lam, vi L-baiig con li'dni: ai ciru 

Vavcai' qiiiln iS) ban (1i ban lai iloaii, tlii sai -.u' 
den cuns viia xiii Ciln boa ; lai iloi da s,1n \o\vj: iltiii 
ham-, va giao tbanh fiing moi sir, mil xiii mot 
denma Iboi la vua dirng giiM ai. Vua bStig long 
irng (ten Sy. Tlii i|ua ngay sau, cac qiian mcr .:ira 
tbunb (Jui Nb'rn ra riroc vua v4o. Bao nbieii kbi 
uiai, Ibiioc sung va nidt li'iim bai mircri con vol, 
lijn bij'-, Uia th6c«a >iic giving kbac Irong tbauh 
Ihi vua nllan ca, lai cA sir Qui N'hon chin plR'ii 
vua Dira. 

Vua dang tbanh i\ Ibi la trong lam, vi Ulanb 
av iSt vfl-ng ; ma vua dang Ibi kA la dang ni'ra 
phan QU-(Tc An Nam. Con Dang Ngoai, thi ohSng 
libo \ii\ la bao nhi^u. VSy kbi lru-(Jc , vua da uga 
lijng ma lai quynl tl'<5n di, nhir 1*1 da noi Irirm 
iidy ; phAi ma chSng c6 Birc ThSy V6r6 ciSm vua 
lai, thi da ra hir virc. Lai iTn phu-ffc trong Sy 
Cling la vi ubo co con nai. 

Khi xu- Qui iNbcrn va cac xiV Bang Trong da cbju 
plicp vua doan, thi vua lieu cho all dan; nc>n iltit 
img ll;Ui, la cm, ma cai xi'r efy tllay vi ngu*oi. 

:,". - hiir Thiv .lii iiiit 1^1.. Hi,'. iiIk.,,' i,iii iiI.m \m 



Vfly Vila da dat Hire TtiAy lam qiiijc ci^ng, va ep 
nguvri coi soc ong B6ng Cung nia cai tbanh Nha 
Trang va cai xi'r !iy va xir JJinb Tliiulu Ihay vi vua, 
nbir b>i da luii tririrc. ('.bang ai ki*'. xir't nhirng cong 



- Ion - 
lao lillii nhno iifiinVi (Ja pluii i-h|ii uii'i ]ii riii: vi.i,; 
Hy. V'i i|u,1ii TilySfrii (tftj vfty Ihanh Mia Traiig 
hai ba Wn. Nri lima iilij n(!y, lai r)i,m nliiiln fjuiiii 
Ihim nja vily iJii kliii.;. Dili, nil liung sire lire nia 
rliiins 111! lily lliaiili ily dang, Ihi no ra sire duns 
iniju: song cuns eliSng hi bao i>\& lira f:al tlSn^ 
Diic ThJy, n6n bitt il.'ic di, ml phai 1)6 Mia Trang 
iri.'i riiu^ Qui Nho'n . 

I. lie ity BircThSj ciing cii- ninl l„:,g Hii ehuiig ■ 
d«u cac .|uan Tay, thffy nbiliu'diiu pliStl v, nbiii,,' 
niig da xin hiii dur/ng, ci'in hai ha ang ir lai „,,■, 
tlini; song Buy Tliiy ciiii- obdng lliiji ebi, bSu- 
nii)llong pliij vna vi.rc nird'e ma Midi. 

^I. - l;wi ila., Diiij: Vjioai |,|,;m m,;,„ |,|„; 

Nfln, 1793, la CSnh (l,r„g „gCi thftp |ue nii!n,,.„M^ 

lanam At mSo, Ibl cae.v,r Baogi\^o4i ebing 'lirn'c 

yen v« su- dao. Vua C.-'inh Thinh f> Irong Ihig va 

"njllongThnngfrngoSiKeCliiimiUlfl,,,, J 

chSag lo v,i5c gi, cae vific thi mae cae quan Irifti. 

V^y qua,, <,u6e efing , khi Iru-tJe lu thdi su- va ghiil 

; ' '^"^' '1"^" l"a, Wn IS diing ly Du-crn- cai 
eic xu- Bang Ng„ii „„ .^^ „^,,^j,^» ;;/""> '■'' 

eae thay dao, va (iiOt ha cac nhi lhi>. Trons ebi ffv 
noi nhifu iMn iib-im ,l.~ , • i luug ini a,j 

. v°, , ■''''"'" •■"" "'■■'" "«"-^Vi I-'- Khi mai lue ehi 
^1 a,thlcae,,na„dahi6ny,eh4„gv0i„V.tav 

""l"">lh,ah.U,no.MhicAci,uantinebi,caclhdv 



- mil - 

cd liii"'! liii liViM. Muriif.- ma vi ki' iisoa' 'Uyi nly 
lam, nin ciing phiii Icin liCri.va Iri^t ha dao diiiig 
(tao ijuiin. Ouan i|iiLi'c colli; ihi siv cac quan li'im 
he! siTO ma phiiclio tuJ'iH flao. , 

IlSu cliSng ai dam m6' niiciig nui innt I6i gi xi" 
oiig iiy tliircnf! bon dao iniic Ifing, song cac i|uan 
cuiig CO long iiiiih bio b6ii dao jihSi \ii)a cho dircrc 
mol niV4 Taynao khoii ngoau Uheo ncji, lieu miiili 
ra mat voi ang' i|udc cong, ma Ihira lai cac vii3c 
va giii cac dill ^juSy oiig Sy dj bo va cho dao. Cac 
^iig ray sang giang dao b6n nird'o An Nam, va o4c 
tbay bin qudc iighe d^u «y, thi ban di biin lai vd-i 
nhau, cCiug irng lam iihtr Icri cac ({nan bAo , 

Bay gi^r Bi'rc Thiiy lliu sai c6 Ban (M. de la Bis- 
sachei-e 1 ra mat vd'i orig quflc cong. fJng Sy ciirig 
siin iongvA da don niinh la mat; song Bii'c ThSy liia 
' .Mgr du Corlyue i suy ri'lng : Lam lini vay la li^n 
iniiih v6 eff lutig v6 icii. N6n ngifcri cEi'm iiliat, 
cliaiig cho (6 Ban ca mat. Vay quan qudc cong sai 
quin di do cac lang cac ho ma b^t b6n dao, \b lam 
khiSn cu-o nhi^n o4ch nhifiu the. iNo b4t dang hai 
IhSy giiiig va dadanh cho den chet. B6n dao phSi 
sir khcjn khij ihi :ty chang bao \&u; vi qua nam 
Siin lliang, Ihi ong qudc cong dfi phji tay Bl'rc 
Chua Ti'iVi phal. 

-'i'^. — llai i|u:iri i[nor (■.(iiiy v*;'i (iini;^ i\ fii li'illg [^iiili \ii 
pln'ii khon. 

yuan qudc <-6ng vh quan d6ng ly dS d6ng linh 
vd-i nhau cho dSng gigt vua C4nh Thjnh \h Iloang 
Thiing nia chiSm liy nird'c An Nam. Quan q«6o 



— Mil 
ftiny cii y flat cnii il.-tii lull^' li'ini viia; iria miiu <l(tii.£ 
ly llli sr laili illlid. Iliii «'in,e (Ifl ban €;)<■ vii)c V(iri 
iih.-iii ctil Iclli : nta Jihi ong lUtni^ ly ra ngoai Kt'-Chrr 
thi ch^^g: cOn xem uiig' Uoi'ing Thiin:.' !h gi iiQ-n; 
lai c:tt qiian iini tlii, ciilig- gii^m bd-t liro-ng, chStig 
d^ nuyi?!] pilep rifio cho 6ng sXy siff. Ong d6ng ly 
iminn lAiii sao llit h^ni vfty. Ai ai .cunff biet ong Plv 
(1(5iig linh vtri ong quuc c6iig, thi cb^ng djini noi 
c1t-u gi. (Juan tpiSn fleUi phAi scr cnrti; cni (Wo chin 
phep lu't IhAy. 

Quan Id-n Ida: <i'i la Tir Khao, IbS'y flng (pidc 
cong vA ong dAng iy nang sai (pi4Ti hrt liS'n dira 
llio-cho nhau, ma chSng cho vua Canii Thinli va 
liic quan trilu biet, tbi sinh nghi. Vay 6ng % lav 
long trung- ma nhdn tin cho vua biSt, thi vua 
truyen bat quftn h6 tie'u dira Iho' ; mm bipt 16 
tirong da hong den ngay hai ong hrn gii^^t vua 
Cling cac em vua. 

Bafy giff vua truyfin IjAl dug qu6'c cong tire thi 
ciing bo vJo cfli sAt. Qua mot ft ngay, lai bSt ong 
dinglycuog bA vaocuisa.tmadam.viio tronglkie, 
I'oan tbi haicing iSy phji lusiu JiV lang tri. 

Kliiong qufircAng con phSi giam Irong nguc, 
Ihi CO quan Ion kia nhif^c iiboc ftng (ty, vi trirffc da 
lam kbfin cho L*^ co d«o la kS v6 lai, lai loan gic'l 
vua nira.Ong flfy xirng that minh c6 v &y, song tmi 
chSng cho nhiT sir minh da quy^l lam. Vdy hai ang 
9y ch« doan, thi chSng ai con „,ii dgn s.i- c«m dao 
"^ra; nCn cac x<x BJng Mgoai lai dang binh yen 
iihir khi tririjc. 



(11 — 



Vila Nguygn Anli \Sl\ daiiir sir Oui Nhon rSi, 
ini'nis flura lilp no, vCrn C(i quaii ilai Ihflll kia c<) 
ihio, \in IS onif Hiam , phai biili ma clifit; thi vua 
lliirtrog lice clao dim lAm . 

Win ons liiiini thuff ■titii chSri;^ cu dao , lai glicH 
,lai> hel 16n,a ; ma Iwi <1a q"en Ijiel Bi'rc ThSy V«r8, 
cuim noi 1^ dao vo'i nga'd'i nhi^u l^ii, thi da tr6' 
lai cliiu dao nijir d5 noi IrcTOe niiy. Tir Sy viS sau, 
ong iy r.tl ngoan dao sOit sing giu- cac phep trong 
clao, lai lo lien cho em va con va dSy to dang trtr 
lai. chin dao nira. Trong c-ic giao hij-n chjng IhSy 
mS(y ngu-ffi dao dire kliiem nhrrcrng nhir ong Sy , 
lai rSt khon ngoan Irong cac vii-c pliSn dcfi. Vna 
plni viec gi cho, Ihi lam ncn vicjc iy , rho niin vua 
yell each rieng. Va lai fing iliy an noi licli sir voi 
mgi iigircri, n^n ai ai cfing kinli phnc. 

BSn khi 6ng ity phii binh , thi cing lA ra liing 
sfit sSng kinh men B.rr.c Ghiia Trcii hen khi tnroc. 
DStii licirlao dan nang mile ling, song chiing he 
plian nan nan nl hao gicr , null bSng I5ng chjn kli.i 
Viie Thiinh Giii Iheo chr/n H i'. (iie.gin moi iliing. 
B4m ngay ong ity chi ihaii lliiV ciing B C T va 
(I41 Snh chuO'; loi giSn giiriVng niA nhin xRiri luon, 
cho nhor sir Ihircvng kho B C li . (Ian liom sirm 
mai den fiiiV doc kinh, ngiroi la qui giln giiroiig 
nil 2 ?fv ii;\ni; n',a ftng i^y chftng c6n si'rr chi*ii d;ly 



- \\i - 
il;ini;, llii Iji^ti (liiy tu- (IT)' iiiiliti 16)1 tn;'( qui j^^i cUn 
diK; thoiiK cuiifj viii n^uvVi t.i. Klii cliju cdo |>lii5|) 
oSch sOI siing cloan, Ihi ((ua diji ; thi«n ha ihirrrng 
lii'elSm*. 

:ii . — i:^ll. ih'mi .jnjr (ii;iiii rjicit Irytl;^ IIk- . 

Vila llnrcfng n)cn iigil-iri I;im, nen xin Birc Tli^v 
\u' a'y rir plu'p dao ma lo vi{;e caf xac (^ng'a'y clio 
Irons the h('( sue, va lam cho dvi Ijot cac IE p|je|i 
lliay iliay. Va'n Bii-c Th^y tliirorig ong Hy, n6n vui 
lung ma virnjj' Im viia. That tir xira cbo^dfn khi 
ay chira he IhSy cft'l xac ai each Irong tlic lam vay. 
Birc ThSy day ihS nao, till vua eirtruyen Ih^ Hy. 

\lla bu't oiig Giiim c6 dao, thi d4 mac ki c6 dao 
liSii cac vh-c, chSiig ep ISm sir ?i ddi tra. Vua lai 
Siiip an moi dSn-, oiins ban hang ban g«m, ban 
fff, lai phat nhieu qudn d4 hdu ha phuc djch (,ho 
ra sir trong thi^ ho'ii nira. Ben klii lam IS va khi 
dtra xac, thi vua cung cac quan di Iheo. Khi vua 
nshe doc. van tS thi kho,; chSy nVdc mSl rung 
run;;. Cac vice .voas xa ■•c5i, thi miji ngir v^, 

Ki n^oai tli4y h&a dijo ch6n xac kS chi5l ciicli 
Irong IhS va nghiem Irang du-mg Sy, Ih' Iffy lam 
1.) him. Ai ai dfu khen licl, ch/ing dam noichi'su 
da..mr«. B4n vua cung khen, ma chSng'co.i n6i 
den g, pham d/'.n sir dao „lur khi tru-dc nfra. 



n ;! — 



(,lu:iii Tiiy So-a chiiiiff ir;i sir dgn, mil vii;i (,liiiing 
Ti'iMiu- il.ln da li'ini oirc bAn ilao lihif-il phi^ii iriiic. 

Inns, sons <■'"'■" t"' '"'" §'"' "'"''" '''''' '■'' '''■"■""• 
r„ic <li1ii Ong c|ii()C 0(ins lam nifi hilt ilao, Ihi ki \k 
vh-r riillg an;; ity mJl Ihoi; vi khi :ty vua CAnh 
TliiiilivS (ingHoimg ThungchSng bi8t don viiic Sy. 

Nam )798, 14 1,6 CSnh Utriig ngu lliilp cfrii ni6n, 
cung la Cinli Thjnh luc ni«n, \k nam Mati ngii, tbi 
vua Ci'ih Tliinh giang chl cUm dao thai ngliiem vi 
nam ba le sau nSy: 

Khi vua NgiiySn Anh da ISy dang cac xtr Bang 
Trong va I'a gSn Phli L6o Ly; tlli cfing co IE la'y 
dirffc. Ib.inh floe nfl-a; song vua dii dir diVng cho-n 
lai, siim sira ve, l!8iy gicf vua gap mot ong gii Ida 
Pairg Mgoai CO dao, Itai lATiVy, llii lioi do cac vi8c 
Bimg Ngoii Ihk nao;6ngGldm muc ngoSi HuS c6 
giup viae ducrc chiing. Ong TAy lau rSng : « Ngiro-i 
'■ Bang Ngoai deu bSt phue quan Tily So-n, va irdc 
■' ao cho nha Ngiijco lai dang cai tri c4 niru'c An 
" Nam . 11 Lai xu-ng ihiU rSng : f Ong Gi4m niuc thl 
« chSng biet gi dSn sir danh giac; nhirng m.i cac 
!' b6n dao s<ln I6ng diinh jiiac ma giiip vua. » 

B&i do cho nC'.n vua c(iy ngiro^i !iy dira thcr cho 
Bi'rc Th^y Gioang, la tjiam muc pho & ngoM Hu6', 
mil khuyfin ngiroi lo li6u cho cAc biVi dao Bang 
NgoSi d6ng tlnh vdi nhau ma d4nh quiln Tfty So'n. 
Trong tho' ;1[y vua ciing bSo rftng; " Ilao giiV b6n 



— IK - 
dao nsllf lin vu.t <IS r;i liu'^' vriii r..i, tin [,tj;ii tlav 
<■ luti cd mdl ti-iin nia iljinh ([iifln Tily .S'/ii. - Va lai 
Vila cUDg dan ling Tiy, hhi dS ra Hang Ngoai rfli. 
thi ph^cii \ lir ma iiaBy giVi lin cho vua biei c^c 
vi^c rii^o^i Sy ihf: nin, 

Vily ong Titv IhuS nu)f chiiV lliuyi'n nliA fV Cira 
Man rn-i ra nyuai Mui?, ciiiii; r!a tlr-ii ncri itiin'' vr}n 
va da cho Ihuvi^n vil rc5i. CliSng hay qiian ciir cii-a 
tliSy ngircfi di dien Ihi bat ll-oi lai, dii/u di'n nrtp cho 
ijuan l./D . lijy gior cac qiian bWt (A Su-irng thcr vua 
g<>i rlio Hire Th4y Gioangi'Mgr de Veren , ciirig 
tin Ihai ciic quan bAn dao i:6 y l,im ngiiv. Nhrm 
vi SIT Jt vua Cinh Thinh cling cac quan'dSc long 
balBiicThiiy (Sioang, vi cac th jy dao mi gi/^l h>^l, 
tiiii^' cSm da.) thiii ughiiH. 



'.'ic .|,)aii 1,-i.iu CO V lie,, each khon ngoau vakin 
dao.chSng clio ai bi«l Iriroc, mot mat luc chi cho 
cacqdan, ciing hen ngay ni6ng siiu thangnam ma 
Wt car l)An dao trong xir Bang Ngoai, vi ngay 
m«ng nam la chinh ngjy gi5 (S tA liSn, ain (rach 
ngay ay raa lam klii xuitt ki Ml v. Song b6n dao 
■iungda bicltr.roc, nSn cac IhSy dao ci.ngda trrtn 
d|, ma lai cung don dcp Ciic dS ma gM di noi 
)ih4c. \ay dSn ngay dii hen, thi qufli, linh di khiSp 
■"91 ncf, mh h,-Sl dao, song ch4„g (i,n d,ro-c thi,' nao. 

No lam khtfu cho b6n dao IhcS „io, thi HiSn- 
'■"■■< "'" l^m, sao Clio !ii?l. M.; d.inh don cmg (,-a 



- ll.'i — 

i l,,„, „s;u-o-i la, Hh. I.i.-'l rile Hilly b.-.y i;, cdc dri 
,l;,o kin"li ilao klii "■ 'lil"- N« '"i C"' l''"ff ll'»"' ""■■ 
liiAm an, llii bin dao phM diU nhifu tiCri bac. No 
cOns biSf ngu-o-i la kli.ia iiiid xu.tl, giiio, mh]<i. vii-ng 
l,^ns ohiii kill) vi ilao, llii cliSng bar. nhiSu, con kk 
niiTlong khoa qui mii giao tbi vi'i so. 

Oiic IhSy cil, (liiu Tily.dSii Nam, cung pbii triiii 
ki- ke thi'lron ISn rCrng, ki tbi 5n minb trorig nba 
iigiro-i la kin lam, chang cWm dio ai bift; cii nui 
dl dao I" diriri dSt m,i 0-, boi vi cio (|iian iiglie 
hmcolliAydao .V dan, Ihi litn sai quan di ngay 

liri do . 

Z6 Ban cliSng con birt 4n miuh * dau nira , tin 
ra 4n minh ngoai hon Mgir gifra bi6n, mi 6- ngoai 
ay nam san Ihang. bai c6 mi)l dng gia Nam da gii 
cl, 0- trong Rn Chinh, mi chSng di dircrc nira, thi 
ngircri la vong I8n rirng. Ta cbJng ki clio bM ■ 
nhirng sir kbon kbo bi'in dao pbai cbju, vi irong 
sacb niy c6 y ki ra cac vii)c pbiin do'i m;i Ihoi. Clio 
nen ncii lat tbSni v!t\ dia san niiy: 

vay quAn dtt- dil biit diro-c can Emmanoe Tri.:u, 
la ngircri quAn Phu Xuan. Khi trirtrc, ong Sy theo 
quan l(jn kia ra Bang Ngoai; ma dAn sail bii mgi 
sir tli« gian, ma vao nlia Bi'rc Chua Tro-i ciing giiip 
cS Gioang, la tigtrffi d6ns ong Ibanb Inaxio. Kbi 
ngir*i dang lam IhSy cl doan, Ibi xin pbi^p Birc 
Thiy vd'tham n.c gia trong Pbii Xuan, Vna Cinli 
'Ibinh ra clil c«m dao vira ifii, qnin Hub vao ling 
Thrr Buc CO y bSl Bu'.c ThSy Giosng, thi no b^ l dang 
ciiu fimmanoc Trir-u ; ma bfti ngirori chSng clijn 
klioa rpul MiStsiiiothiphSiluanxi'rlir. Vfl, lai ngSy 



- 116 - 
|]^i mirr/i lii)ii Iban;.' [Ay ciing inul nam ;5y, o,i„ 
(■ioang (Jirir phdi bit lai Ki Xgir (> vij- Thanh 'l|,;« 
ni,i d^n sau ph4i cWt * Irong cho- Trinh Ha. ' 
Vua.Vguyfn Anh nghe qiiSn TJi Sirn ra chi , itni 
ilao, (hi Ihir.rnj! bAn Jao, vi da bi.?i sir 4y i^ ,,,j 
u.iiih; v,ng .unx vft lay n.ir,.s ril,,^-: .ftfi bj, ,, J 
11.1 mJt nirrrc chSng sai...-Vuanoi ih,5 Jv Ihi tha'l 
Ian,, rJitr lili ii urn sau niy. Khi «v con <|,i„|, ^..j^ 
u,.:.l illiu iron:; cac s* ^;iin I'hu Xudn, .a qu^n 
Ih6y cung dilnh ngo4j hi^n nCra 



BOAN TUL- HAI. 

Tii-klii ThrcTUuy ta ih^- f;|,o den .\>ijy?n 

Anti cai uiOn iiieii Gia Loii^ 

(-179!^-1802;. 

I. — Dire Thay V.Vn sinli ihi. 

Biy gicr f»,j-c Thiy V6,o phai biol, li nang l,im . 
Vna Ihm holsn-c cho dang ciru giup, sai d,^ cac 
IMv In-ffngy l;im thuflc cho ngn-*i, va n5ng di 
him vor, 6ng B6ng Cung. C6 doi khi vua than, ma 
tMy ngu-cri dau d.h, Ihi dang lf,ng ihu-ang v6! 
chay nu-oc null ra. Song ch^ng Mm chi dang- vi' 
. S den girv v„, ai da di„h dAi ng.™ ,f „„^, 
tliien dJng. 



Hue Thilv Viiro Idii IhSTv mirdi ds -jln Ih 



I,- hoi 



- (ll — 

il„^ ,.lio ilaug hi.;|) «i'"s ''''i'"' ''''" ''"■'' ''" '" ''*" 
vui mirng liJm. VSn bily lau li-u'd'c, thi ngu-eri c6 ' 
l6„o. kinh men OCT, cung sSn lAng lim cho danh 
Cha'ci sdns mc)i b«, lai vac Tllilnh GiA thet) chmi 
[iC G. Nhirng iu» khi nsinVi um i1au gSn chi't, 
tlii ciing l6 ra Ions s'^it '^i'lns hirn niH . N'gircri an 

lo mol Jen mn 'I'""'' '* ''"'■' '''"'S '''^''' '1"'"' ^''"'" ™ 
ilao niA ugo rSt.g: « Ciio d&a da lam, v;i nhu-ng 
i.vivckhonliocdachiu cho dinggiupniro-c An Nam, 
„ v.i [jhin h«n thi liau ra v6 ich. » Ngircfi chiu c4c 
phep bi lich doan, llu sinh Ihi ngfiy m6nf 9 lliang 
liclobrt nam 1799, la nam Qnb Ilirng luc tbap 
iiien cung Ui nam Ry vi; ngiroi da dfmg 57 tu6i. 

i. - Tini; xi'n' Bfrc Tliav. 

Khi BircThay qua diVi doan, thi vna Man saiciic 
,|uan di lo viec'ba.i sir cho iigirai, cung ban hang 
gitm cung nhiSii d(5 I'iXI qui giii ma li.Jm xac ugiro-i. 
° Birc ThSy da sinh tin lai x* Qui Nhffn; song 
vua ivuySn dem xiSc xudng Ihuy^n m,\ dira v(S R6ng 
Nai cho trong Ihj. Qua n.iut it ngiy, >'na cung cac 
quan va quin linh ciing theo v& Bfing Nai nita. 
Vua CO V t6 ra b>ng nh* ngtrm, thi day cac Cha 
-Tay* d6 i-ang: « Cac IhSy hay sSp don mi\ dira 

.• diim Birc ThSy, liim moi diu y theo ph(5p dao; 

« cic thiy c<) sii-o Um ctich trong IbS ngSn nao, 

.. Ihi phii lam .igSn 9y; con cac d^u lAn phi thi 

'■ \r'i\m ihiu hpt. <> 

Vay vua Irujen lam nhii-u nha rap Iffu mil dc 

%;,c. cho den Uhi Ian? , ciui.:; sai quan qu;\n di lAm, 



— IIH - 
roll Aug llHiig CiMlg III) :ii, cue vi.'.i. Tii cliiiii;; c., 
\ I<i5 ra 111 IIS lUu cic viyc viia ilii iim ni4 (6 ra Ioiik 
liMih iJirc Th^y liim chi. Ndi liii n„)i (i^„ ,.;;„„" 
iliii vtia liSns cfiiij; cliSns ti5n plif va li„„ 'i,,,jr^„ 
Ihi^ di'ii nSi Jy. Xiic- coil 6- tiiiii iWt liao lau, llo 
ciic IlifSy ,-ii hSiis lam IB mC} |j«y lilii. Cacquan cac 
bon dao cCins kft ngoai ctao .len chSii IS doag Idm: 
CO nhi^u Mn vua ciliig cli chiu 15 nira. 

Bfn iigiy mfiiig 10 llian;; cliap ( 16 llecjmlii,. ) , 
thi mm tang xac ngiro-i A-ang. Ong Bang Cung ap 
vi$c, c* vua cCing cdc cjnan thi chflirhilu theo 
'|uan lai, va hinh hai van, voi 120 con. Khi tong 
oac vK'c, thi vua mji ngir vl Ma bi c[ndc man 
b" lioiiig hau, ba c6ng chua va cSc vo- vua cun- 
lbeonira;chon6n Ihiiin ha lay lam la Mm, vi U 
dia IvA, Ihdi. Con thien ha di xem thi chSng bipt 
dau ma k^ oho xi«t. Lai quau tii da ddng trong th^ 
am cung .crn- snr, tliep vtag : (r«n qua,, lai ihi 
hap .Kim miro-i cdy d.n; tam mircri ng™ mm 
= h,6„g no, quan tii iy. Con nhu-ng d^u khiio da 
lani cho troiig thi thi ta ohSiig kk ra iim chi 



iji 1 



-ans: 



Hmoi! 
I'licpChiiakhiiMi d.ii ,16-i, 
Cir hfli iiy ai khdng Ihim thii'l ! 

H5 "pu-cri dffi sfing thdc, 
Co-sirn.lyflida roraug. 
Tir.:ri,g den lo„g ih6„, chua \oi 
^'glip llii'ii ,|a ,',1^1 thJm Ihirn-iiK.' 



Nliir i:iiii xuii : 

N611 fliVii;; khfm ngoiiii, 
III' niruiis 11'" 'hulls liiiySn, , 

ll/iiig rip cum van pllong bfiri Ijiui . 

I.o-ri U'!> li'ii ti'mg liii, 
KluM) dirns' dirug dauli I'/i ha' li'umiu. 
I.Miig <li5c Ions lihi luo liilh lu , ' 
r.liAiii,' cluiuris xe vcri ngmi muw 
Clli quygl clii sieu phlini nllup lIlAllli. 
V tlia nip (loi bf'U mans. 

Yuri (lire (|UiMi nhffii, 
Hun l)Ay khSc tiot ngcvi gu-ffog rans, 

Ndm minll siVa tinh, 
Cliijug ba Ihi'i ngiit. bat gia Ian. 
Thirong la Uurffng hiy Ihi'i ugai qayil xii siiili: 

Khi dang thg hi^m gap ghinli, 
Cung giTo-ng gao chtrn treo deo lay chCng gay , 
Cain !a cam da tan tarn th6m kict lire, 

ij giira chira uirijng chat hep, 
Chki lao dan ngay dfii niing loi dSiii sao'iig. 
6i! 
Illnh chim tram gay, 
Niii Icr set ran . 
May sSu giang lA mcr, 
• ' Mach thim chSy mft man, 
Cho- chi gSng gft mOt hai nam ra den Inrcrng an, 

Vi«c HSi thAnh sira sang rfii s« khuSi, 
t'.hJng nira Wn h6i nam biy thang trcf vS Ilia Binh, 
Ctio chi'ing con Ihily niiit k4o long Ihirong. 
Ho"! ui thucrng thay I 



Niiji l„ 



II. n m' 
*\iivi ,■„ U/: liii K": |,|i,)| |(i,-„^', 

i;i)ii"i; ili''|] lijly ill liiii':, 
Viiy llliir Hilly Uu'iiix' liicli lliii^i, .limg 

.\irii Iiri liliiln pliii nlii. 
Trftin riillili y lihii uliiii),; ,:ilii, 
MiiiMi liiqi nil iiiio ilijii;; UiiYy. 
Mill' lli'n; Tliirinif; Sir xini : 
lllii! Iiic, plioiifj lirii, 
Ni''li ll-iill;' i:(i- Iri, 
Viii ilaii Ihiiiih lain liii (|ii.: i|iiii,i, 
iVirii-i! I.iijissii lie iiji;{ ,:iii,j^ iliiiili, 
■•^ini lii-(/,i iiVW inoiig hiiii siiili ililn, 

l^'M N'illll VilH jjA (.lliyilfl ii;;,,- limy. 

Tllir,; liii Huh; thr, 
Khnn ii)4(i«n,(|ml Mi,',i ,h)i,.^ i,!,;,,,, .y,„,, 

IWl l<l bill. ciUi, 
■niiiMK (loijjj (V n/joiii vims lui; lii) . 
■I'liiiiili (liAn kii/,1,1, jt,|| („„| tijiii ili.ii. 
iir Iji1 Ihi ||iH„|i su- s,,„|,_ 
Viii Irun^ ilil'i iriiiig vily, 
■I'liiiiili Uul Micrii liiii.i,, ,|,„i ||,.,,„ ,|,„„,_ 
MiSy Inlii coiiK Hi" Irii- ifu. 
Oilyi'>l ll,^0|■H li.Vi ilii,;,, ly. 
Nhii-ns 'u-'i-iis 'liri.iu riiiij,^ y.|,i l.rnli, 

' <■'< li'll ll|llll Vllliy lli'Mg 1(1- lljll .unills kllil.; 
I lilnri hni'in, 

i'''"« ii"j ii'^lii.;-iii Ikii tii'ii ki ,|ii,i„. 



- 121 -- 

hii ki Sun i-'i.i" 'li i;!" L-li" "II I'liii; ^"' 
Tli'iiT ili Ihi giin U^ Imi vong, 
Dans phong >nrcrng xii lach vrti voi, 
Khi M' thi plums '^^'' ""5' '1"""' » 
rlun.*n li liiin ch* dliy plie pllt'. 
iji 1 
Nu-a giji il" lit'". 
Na;ni nam liiiM mi- 
Toa kluich linh iii;!y pliil mit inu, 
ninh Iff tlur mi'm khoiig viing vo. 
Ngi'ui In'iug i|u:in lac. 
\a xuoi each iliim cA luro-iig, 
11a Ihirac Ift phan. 



Ben sail, vua Iruyf-n xfty mot cai larig rit lot, 
cftng dat mot dOi quiln caiill laug Sy. Quan dO ciV 
canh lam vly cllo den Minh Mang lliiip tam ">«"• 

Ncii 1110 I'liUiii lliitli cliO- I'aiiv:; 

Sir dai Tly IJircmg ipioc nhirn, I'i Nho thi hii}u 
l!a Ba Lgc, IhiJii phijng dao giao nhi trims; tpific, 
Ihiiih hidii Ihcrlich raj bSt giiiHgqiifin. Bai Irjng 
niSn, lai oga qui'io Jii?i da ciV. Sir vi tpitio chi tan, 
tua sA- hou vu s* hiinh, liro-ng dfr fh&u Itiyen, 
(VudiSn phjii liru ly thi tc, liy hirii irng ti'ong ihac 
xuiKt vii;n Sir, lai vang gian qiian b«t di dir lire, 
nhi lliAp du- nien chi gian, lall hoa uhiing Ihl'i, 



\-22 - 
iUHtu t:"ii hil'it \ii, ilur lii lunig kn'ii lii(;ii liurt, -j^, 
liic, di Iniyr'ii illi hilu, ngfi qiu'c xilm xrtm hrt, lifrii 
Iruus lurns clii H.i', sir clii liro \i rla di«n. Kv vi 
Kins cliillli Oiii Nhcril phi'i Itiiill:;, rir.i ngoal liiii|) 
iilurl, (li chiinh chiin? vu Thi Nni liai mon (An lliir 
tho n^fT Ibiip luni lliill ki iiiin, di'ms nianh w 
tan.a Th.ii lir Thili phci (luan Ding, IxVc tan,^ m 
r,ia Hiilli phft Ihaiili chi hiic. Sir cu sir Iruc tiiih xa 
(la, till li chi liic tlur eunh lliiiu Irong tlui iiaoat 



i.'i iiainVi Th^y ca ld-ii qiijn Ir 1,6,, JAv, I,'.,, Ia 
Thi Nho, hien li, V«,.d, thuir Ij,; tim da hoc hanh 
dao ly truiig t|„uc, thong suflt cac Idnh van tlianh 
Inen loJn hAo: t>?n luAi khcin qua nircjc Viet Nam 
la, nha,n khi tronp nu-ffo Ta dang- phSi da doan. 
-^SiTOi IS khach tha bang, mk dii I4m ihily troii"- 
■iirac ta. Ngu-o-i da 16 b^y tSi va'n hoc mini, ra 
ma lam v,Oc. V4y da chimg cf.ng ,ru hv v&i nhau 
trong ccrn aha nircrc loan ly hon d,)„. Lai da dinh 
nay phu vi,?c ,lai s,r cho ngu-ai Kin, Ihlvnha „u-,Jc 
raa d, v,<;n b,nh gi,:,p „,r*c. That ,.g,ri-i tan tf,m 
Ian hyena di qua lai hon hai „„roinam, gian nan 
oi.i'o kho. ' ° 

N','?a*i da bay ve vi,=c binl, ca do Mm, chl^caph" 

""y«„da,:h„,o,,,,>i.,„ l),v,d,.„u™Tad,1-ndf,ni. 



,lfl dang iillieu each the ma llianh, vi coiigiKri lam 
IliSy CO (ai sirclSm. 

Nam Ky vi, ngtrffi da tlieo vice binh ma Im thanh 
pliijOni Nhmi. Sang tdi ngily miro-i m6tthan*g ciiin 
Ihi ngirfti da tathg tai do, la nffi ben cfra Tlij Nai. 
Khi 4'y njiTfri da dang S7 lucii. 

Oils manh ding (lliang 11), Ihi dijng sacphong 
lam Thai lir Thai pho Qaiti Cong. Ba chon chon 
xac ngircri lai phia bSc Ihanh Gia Binh. Vay ncfi 
\aj diip nity la chon nghi cho dSng thity nha tiiroc 
da mang ctf. Nay IhfH li dSu tich muon dcri. 

Nam i:anh Ihan (ISOOl, trong Ihu Ihang lam, 
iis-ay lanh da dirng bia. 



Khi Irird'c vtia Phalangsa ban nhi^n d(5 v^ng 
bacrt't qui gia cho Biro Thiy VSr6. Khi ngirm gSin 
sinh tbi, thi tv6\ cic d6 ^y lai cho vua vA ongBong 
r^ung ciinir b^ q\i6c m^u. Sau nii'a vna c6 y 16 ra 
Ir'jng ki'nh ngiro'i cAcii ri6ng,tbi lam Stic tang pbong 
magofi choanh era vacfln chau ngu'cVi b6n phu*cfng 
lay. Va l.li khi dire th<iy V&ro qna dtVi r6i, ma vua 
cf> y dat hi<3u Inu cho ngu-cri, song c.-ic qnan cbiing 
bi^t la^y ten g! mk dat. Vsly da dat t6n cho ngiro'i 
la BAB.VLOC ( Verd; thirong sur. 



.v«' /,;/. III. 



Siic*mel: Triiil nliffn ir tri id, cil hiil viSn thien 
ly nhi lai, Mo luli dianh liro'ng th.-Vri, hmi hii 
iiluln nliirt trit?,ii nliir ih^ ! iViiSn tu ciru dire, f,-^i 
pti^ii \i\n tin Pin'ilangsa qu6'c ctf ; Bag sai kat mam- 

BlftU CHfi' CHIilfN TAD TIIl'Y B') V]tS BINH, GlAM Mri: 

BABALOC, thircrng sir Tay th6, vl nlUTi N'am triCii 
Ihiro'Df; khAch, tiSng gidc nhirl liant-. phiins giai 
clii kh( giao phu. Tlij^o mudi so', can ti6'p diVc Ani 
tuSn tir that lai, ngftu Iri quoc, gia da nan, dir 
thi dinh Ha Thien chi khi khu. Phi«n giao IhiSu 
hJi kro-iig ki, coiig doan djoh Haii trfr chi A BAo. 
Tuy vang 16' ngon bai vu long qiiSc, dac dl binh 
lai vifiri, ban dd nhi sir dfr Idmvi. Nbi6n d6ng 
ciru nghitac vu c6 nbon ninh vi ngai tircfng qua 
cong hoi nhi miru thiVa hafn phal. .Mau than phjn 
c« bang chi phe, chanh vpng bio Am. Canh tiiSl 
phd B6ng Phei chi ch,-lu, di dan tin u-oc tfl'n ngfln 
thi phuc, chanh dircrng mong chi sir dao wu 
ngh.em.ra, tigp nhirt thir,?ng long cbfrng hoan chi 
ki rairu ID xuSt. Bao du-c trung dam tigi, ng«i ki 
kh« vu hap (vara. Phong trSn n^oai kinh U,an dinh 
tinh doan vu life bi. Chung tbi chi chirn Hm bai 
" ■; ".'"'' ''"^ '=hi W ngo, qua„ hoan. Ban ki lich 
qua n,e„ hoa v!„h vi h,to da. Thiiv li«u trdn mai 

.» dirccM, j„„,,,,^i5 i,„^ ■; 

Oho!khach,/„hd,vSn,.hi.ndAngchikhir„an 



|iru. iiu.i L.'ii \iiili l)iio, iii^uy kliujAt clii lirih hal 
kh<inh. K! liuii; linli sHn.i; inr)c n^a lung qiuin^. 



I'irli .Sai: Tiyi; r;i I'liff iiin'ic rii;Cr r'unii : 

Co soc rdfif/: Ngucri hi^n ngo toi da quen bi^'t 
vira, ch^n? nai dang xa n^an dam mfl i6\. Danf? 
Iicii giio rft't l6t, ina sao lai no" m6t bu6i ma m^t 
di! Tircrng' den dtrc cO nSu r6 ra orn nird'c Pha- 
ianasa phong churc: Rieng sai th5ng linh srA sang 

THEO Y MiiNH TAl' CHlJfs THCY bO BlNH GlUl', LA GlAU MtIC 

VEHO, Ifi Th^y ck \&n qufrn b6n dflJt Tily, la khAch 
nhi'rt hang trongnLrd"c Vi^t Nam. 

Ng^y mffi kho'i c^m quffii da may gap ban rft't 
Innb, tin tiro-ng nhan h'lc ban 6ia con u am. Ta dTi 
ke tie'p dire Am ngirffi m& h6i ban, Ih'i Ihat danho" 
Iftrn Irong co"n nba nu-ffc m^c nhi^u hoan nan.Ta 
khi sfy circ kh6 treo non virot nui ciiug nhir dm 
nba Ha vuaTbieu Khiro-ng. Vay da kbicn trd" trcri 
bi^n chia hai dan.s'. Ong Ta tin nghe theo khac nao 
chiTC A B^o cua Thai tu" dffi nha H<ln. Tuy lo'i qua 
t6daySr! vo"i iiiro-c (6 phu, My binhd^ngiup. NiVa 
chiVng vit-c vffi lung trai iihan, song ngucri d6ng 
ciru thi tinh lam theo ngircfi xira, tha vi ng^i ma 
iai nhau, d^u tifu hoi lo miru theo dip (\S.y loan 
ay. Nam Mku than trcr vd nirdrc en minh, tbl p^t 
trongtieng tfft. Nam Canh iuSit thi cc^i thny^n lai 
fh^n Dong Phrf. Khi Sfy cang hAu lo-i giao tro-c hon 
ibAI Yiii phdi dao th^yday mini tro tho'^tu. Thir^-ng 



rigay li("|) ririTc, iic^ll lifuis Imy ni niiru la mil ynii 

Irons '"■" '"?" '■"'• ^'''■•" '^"'" ''^'''° ''■""S '"^i ■"'' 
tiAig ciTtfi, vii iigSi nhiTii da hiOp nhau nhir tram 
vol too vAy. Viae kinh loiln ngoSi phon? triin linh 
rSit tin nhau khi litjii dfty cirffng. TrircJo saii mol 
long nsiay that khSng liiii. Sirih ra ma gap d^ii la 
thi d6n^ viii. MiuMij^ tron^' hen Ir^i qua iiaui tu6i 
tac IjIu dai ma vui vily eCing nliau. Ai dh bui tro 
iai Mpchon cfty ngoe! Ta IhAin lircrnft \&\ do ma 
lang pliong lAra chirc Thai puo tird'o Pbi Nho Qcan 
CiiNG. Lai them tanj^ bam Hn r^Lng: Ngat th.It, tO't 
Lisii, cho dang lA roui Iho'm dire Id'n ki da Idiufft 
dffi, va ngo n6u cong nghiep oa Uh khach lanh. 
Hifi 6i ! cai sao khiicb dSm sa ! di chfl'n thiSn dang 
kh6n o4m Iai. Mat chir tang- khen thi rSl lich sir 
nhu- la mac ao ckm bao cho vay, bcri tinh ta chSng 
nguiii. Moi! ong thiong' lieug da gui nhuan la o'n 
sang. 

N;iy Siic plioil!^. 



VAN 

Sac rHo>'G rang : 

llm ngu-ffi hiiin ngo, kinh nito qiiyen Ihirc, 
Ngin dam each bijrc, da dfi'n ching nil. 
HiSp nhau h6a hai, r«t n6n hAo hoi, 
Sao no- qua vfli ma khuSt mSt di? 
Tu-6-Dg nhd- cd tri, an xm ngSi cu, 
VSn ogTOi quSo Phiilangsa sang day, 
Rang on mo-i n%, chiro phong bia (Sni; : 



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[jtt/- y'7/ (A// iiulll'j illihl cfn' vi'/lt llinlly 
Ihii'l I"} ""'' 7)iinh loan t/uirn lUi'y c/io 
Giim miic Vrn) ml li!y xir //tilo-ilg. 
Nam tr'ao kliiicli tfirirng, tlil'ng t)ac nhu'^ tr^li 
Thuir la mil iii< dm quoTi niaj' gap, 
Clii iihi liuli khap, chi lin giao tay, 
Ii,i6i Aia loan lliay , tir b^ rfl'i riSm, 
N»iro-i *m dii-o ISm, tiep kS h6i lian, 
>hr> ngirticcrn luim, nha nirtrcgian nan, 
Ta nhir ThiiHi Khang, vua dW nli.i Ha, 
VUk'i iihit^u tai hoa , vircrt oui treo non , 
Thi van Ihon von, kllien n6n day triV, 
Lita bang each so, Irffi biJn hai ding, 
Nau-ai tinh bay loan, Ta tin nglie giir, 
Kliic nao Thai Tir, nha Han chi nien, 
A tiko clii li'uyeo,' dSn noi chdng ngai. 
Tuy ngirffi vang lai, yi niro'c long gia , 
Ma vit^n birdi qua, t6 lai- da cJiSc, 
Nhu-ng viec lai Irac, nii'a chij'ng sAi di , 
Nhcrn bo-i cfi Iri, ciing dfing ciVu loan, 
Ngircri phii linh todn, thi vi nhcrn ngai, 
T;ii hui>n mofi phdi , cho Iron oilng nhau , 
Ma h6i iniru sAu, gii'ip toan thu"a Iholng. 
Man than ngirtri tiling vi nird'c cu hiro'ng, 
Ta rjl tir lircrng, tr6ng tieng linh hao, 
Canb luitt phan dao, v^ rhfin B6ng Phfl', 
l.oi lai bfty K), oang lin hiu hern , 
I'ac Icfi rlit, cliiyn, ird'c giao raiih re. 
Thilt ngu'yi lii he I'St dilng dao Ihiiy, 
Day tr^ thor ngfiy, itii ni6n njihiem Ic, 
Tliirrrng ngay lippl?-, dira d(5n I'a vao, 



- \UH — 
N^uvri liiy ic'rc Ijao, liiiii^' l>4v iiiiru la, 
Tron? buii oan hoa, mli cle|) y6n loin, 
fiao ili'ro vSl nsoari, Irong Im circri noi , 
Tinh u-a den dSi , hap nhir Ir.lni Wc. 
Kinh luiVn vIOc hoc, irSn thr; dftu lay, 
Th4t rft tin ihay, khi li^ii day ctrr/iig. 
Nfiay that I& tiro-nj, tiird-c sau nbir mat. 
Binb sacih ((u4_lfil, kheo cho gap la, 
Bill vni thay cS , nhC'ns iri/c plan lilioan, 
TuiSi lac If^i san^, vui v^y uhieu tliinj. 
Ai def btii khi'ja , chou c6l ngpc lanh . 
Lang nghi an linh, lang lam Thui Phi'i, 
Qudii euni/ Phi Nho, him lang Trmig Y. 
Ti'irffc t6 Ihcrm qui dijrc k^ qua dcri, 
Sau n6u cong ngirffi khach l?inh A&a di-. 
nai 6i! 
B6m thanh ngoi sao khiich da sa. 
Ticb di thisn qujc, that Ta kbon dm. 
Nguy khuySt linh thilm, no dJo can dane. 
Ben ban khen tang, chir cAm y mac. 

Hffi ong thi6ng Iii5ng 6i ! 
Bii nhiiiln gfii loi mufln van an s;ing. 



'.i. — TAy So-n vay Qui Micrii . 

Kill vu.-i dan,, 1" li'mg xio Bl'rc TliSy, llii qiiun 
nu Stii sSp iSy tlianli Qm MuJn, vi ilghf ifing: 
ihai.h a; riil vung Mil, dio iiftn ii^u ISy Ui lUro-c 
llianli i\, thi lai Jirrfc inanh nliir ktii ti'ird-c, ma 
vua chJng c6ii lim gi dirtfo iitt-a. Ou4n Taj San 
nahl la vice kl.on va i6 ich : cliiiig hay y m4u 
Mm Bii-o Cliiia Trori lai dinh chn quan Hy mSt 
het mgi sir. 

" Vua anh Thiiih vii dng Iloang Thiing c6 bao 
nhieu laii va biiih si, thi hop lai ci, rai v4o d^nh 
Clui Nho-n. i.i binhsl dang 30 van; &ng ThiSu Phuc 
BiiSii thi lien dai tircjng cai quftn bd ; ong dai tirdng 
GiSiig thi cai binb thfty. Hai ong «y vfty thanb 
fiui Nhffn, cung dAnh nhirt da cho mau xong viC-c. 
Quln giac ^an dam va dinh manh bao th4 nio, 
till quia vua irong thanh cung dinh tri manh 
bao ihS ity, chang ai ohiu Ihua, vi hai beo da 
ipiySt mut la chol, hai li dani Iran . 

Khi vua 6- troiig Sai Gfln nghe dSu ay, Ihi vOi 
vang deni lau vii binb ra clio dirocdiinh quin giac, 
vi cii-n giiip ong IliUi v4 thanh Qui iNhcrn. Nhirng 
bffi binh giac thi nhiSu, mil quftii vua.thl ft, n6n 
vuadanh da gSi; mO' ''^"i michSng gilimdSng. 
Cung CO khi vua vS dSt Cu M6ng i gin chcr TSrib, 
vi quinTily Son da giir l«y lira Sy Vi quia ity 
nhi4u ttu; lai khi Ivirffc vua di lip nhi^u luy 
hai b6n c&a, mil quta Tiy San da ISy dang c4o 
luy Sty, cbSng phSi IJ vi ong H4a da thua, song 



h.ii uug n'y it qtuUi cIk'mi^ cu sii'c .i^iii' c;ic hiy A'\', 
, 1, -Villi 111 iiilnr iNiiih lay Iriv. 

Vay vun VII qiiiio li'iili cloiig Iron*^ C.ii .Mong chin 
tiling' IMn , tlii dS phAi cliiii circ khi iiim . Vi nSu 
vuH muuit !o clio clang go' minh rn hay la ciru thinh 
Oiii Sho'll, thi cung phSi hfiin Ift'y rihirng iiiy qu8n 
Tay So'n tl'ird'c da; lal eii mdt Iiiy I'St ki6n c(S 4' 
nffi kia goi 1,\ Bdng Thi, Ifiy Sy dil ngan het ciic 
dang. Cho nfin dSu mutfii dera liro'ng thirc hay la 
gidng gl kh4c It Phu Y«n, Nha Trang, Binh Thuto 
I'a cho tffi Vila cung chSiig dang. Nhcrn vi sij-ay, 
Vila CO y ISy Wy Sy trird'c, mil b9i vi quia Tdy 
Sffn l«y liiy Sty lam cSn liSni, n6n canh gio' ki hffn 
Ciic luy khac. 

Vua dung lire mil My ohing dang thi dung miru. 
Vay 00 ahiSu quin Moi li^ng ngjy quen ra vao" 
ban M an cho quan linh, Ihi vua hiiino od dSng 
nao Irtn ririig cho quan quan di each kin nhicra 
m;i v4o liiy i(y phia sau bfft thinh llnh chang. Quan 
ay trong vua tlurO'ng, lai c6 y can quan Tay So'n, 
thi dan dang cho quan vua di qua trSn lirng. .\6 
ctlng xin giup dinh luy 8y nira, cho nSn vua mirng 
liim, Cling thu-i-rng quan Moi iy j,au Mm. Boan 
vua sai quan d& bS Iliiin voi ha tram quan di 
tbeo quan Mpi. 

^'4y quan quan llieo nlm-ng ding hi^-m triV t,'«n 
riTng bai ba ngay, md-i dfn no'i Ihinh link , lu-c thi 
dSnh ph(a sau da- lam , vua lai danli phfa Iru-u-c Ihi 



- I:) I - 
iiLuiii eiii^" I'ti'^i ''^i-i;) L-fiiig- l^("i lily mh [rCin d'l iirt , [,ai 
iiiii'iii ^^''^ f^'"^^ ''j '^'*" M"*^"o'(**^ *''' ^''^" ^''^ nhi^-ii, 
v.\ UCn no cung mudii iGi song nii't ti'O'n <iua bun kia, 
nen CO nhii^u ngirai da pluM chC't troi niTa.« 

:,. — \ti;i (hiiili iriSn Ihdy diit tan Tay So-n. m;'i cliir;! ci'rii Uinnli 
Qui Nhon Idioi vi'iy rt^ng. 

Tiri^y ve sau cac viec vtia mot ngky mot, thanh, 
ma quan giic nimngiy mot suy. Song cung dura 
CO the dang cirii tlianh Qui Nhcfn, va quSn giacvay 
tlianhnhatl^m, neii ddu 14m tli6 nao, cung ching 
Jira dang giflng gi v4o ma giiip chiirng quiln (f 
trong thanh. 

Ong n.)u cung cic qmln ong Sy tung lh§ Urn , 
ma vua hii dong binh trong CCi Mong , li nffi c4t 
ciing bi'in doc klii dOc nirdc. QiiAn lai phSi lam 
vice qnan ca ngay c4 dem lao nbgc quA, nSn da 
sinh nhi^u biuh ma chSng c6 Ihuijc uong vi cung 
da g(Sii het liro-ng : cbo nfin tung the, chSng bigt 
licih \im sao , Bity giiJ ong llau mill truyiSn nhom 
chu' quin lai ma ban cho biSt phSi mi- nu'd'ogi.thi 
ai ai Cling quygt mflt 14 phii chet, hai 14 dinh cho 
dflng tnln vii dot het ctio tiiu quSn TSy Sffn d5 
dong trong cira Cho'Gia. 

Khi da sSin stra each trflm nhiem doan, cung 
heu ngfty mSng biy th4ng biy 14 chinh ngay 
ngu-cri ta niiic vi«c iS t6 liSo , lli'i vua ciing binh 
si xu3ng thuydn nh/j ban dSm , vua thl or trong 
m<3' chiec thuySn vd-i bdn ngu'd'i Phalangsa lam 
qnauncVi ihj hSn vua;va infli lhuy(5n thi hai ngu-cri 



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cl)/'o mi lliSi, ciill lilurng ng)nji khic (111 nSm yiln 
trong Ihuyen. Viy bSi lliuiUi gid liini , thi mau td'i 
nffi cing vi\u cO-a litci liin mi3t klii nifil chiSc, df 
cho kl*(5iig ai bii'^t. 

Trong nliirng binli »i tiiiiii Tay Strn giti- law llij 
pliiin nhii^u Jalenda't ma chcri v^ an uO'ug, c^n kr 
(V lai trong tan thi cIlAng ngo' d^u gi . K6 Itli nghi , 
kf thi canh, goi la. No thSy nhirng thuy^ii nh6 £fy 
vac, thi clir phep ma goi qua rSng:» ThnySnaidd? 
'<didjlu?"Quiiii iinti thuOc hiiHi (hi chcing stT,Iai den 
gSn tSu nhir c6 y tilnh vSLy . Quan t4u m4c lira lam 
vJy, thi cho phep viio . B(5ng chiic quan vua ISy 
(lufic s5n mil dot tan no sang tiu kia. Vii nhff thuan 
gio Ibi chSng khii bao Idu cac tau chay heit. 

Vua iha'y t4u ch4y Ihi lai dem quSn tigp ma ctSnh 
Cling gist hfiu het nhiJng quan giac It trong tSu. 
Nha-ng quan trSn dSt, khi nghe xon xao oin sdm 
vj thSy tan chay , thi c'hay ra coi ; song chdng ISni 
gl dang, phin thi d6m hflni nifi da, ph4n thi 
ihuySn be khong CO ma di tiep ci'ni , nSn bd tay 
ma chiu mi thoi. Khi dS sing ngiy, thi hai b«n 
lai danh nhau dir lam; song quan giac phSi thua, 
vabaonhiSu lOy giii- CiraGia vua da lijy dang het. 
(Juan vua da 14- Iran chSng bao nhidu. Trong ciic 
quan CO mOt ong Trura Thuy lira quan Id-n cai cac 
liu da phSi chet mk thoi . Vay vua va bao nhifiu 
tau Vila da vao diing cfra Cho- Gia hgt, lai cung 
CO nhiSu tau khAc van tai lu-irng hu-ang 6- SaiG6n 
ra, cung ds v;io dang cfra Cho- Gia bftug an va sir 
nii-a. 

l.hiSn ghif dS lliua li-an thi'.y rungdS niS't hSt Uu, 



-- i:t:i — 

ilii citu:^ li"^i '"^^ ^^''^' ''"' f'*'"'' tliimli Oui NliD'ii, mil 
ma cung chins ciru .niiip gi ilailg. Ong ll.lu v.'i 
nhirngqu'ln '™"o Hi'i"'' tW i"Q' ngi^y n")^ klirtn 
crc vi chSng cCm hijt lirffiig nio. Qudn flnli iliii 
kbdli" bii't Wy gi niii *"> »" '^n If'i h^t chii, liiU 
-a vil heo Icrn, tlii an den ngira, dSii voi; het r&i 
Ilii phai an dS'n la Cily, la c6, clio do- doi mk thoi. 

Vila chSiig lam g'l dang, vi quiiLi vua c6 mircri 
van, ma qu;Vn giac den myt tram van. Cljo n6n vua 
Je qudn gitlc vSy thanli Qui Mic(n,'m4 dem binli 
ra ngoJi Hue. Hhnn Ihi co y ra diinb giac Bang 
Ngoai, cho tjuAn lay Sen bo Qui Nho'n mil ve cil-u 
i|ue minh; pliSn tlii biet vuaCiSnli Thinh rachici'm 
dao, v:i bit h& bAn dao, vi Ik AH bSt dirirc nhO-ng 
llio minh da g*i cho Bii-c Tba'y Gioang khuySn 
l)io l)6n dao diinb quiln Tdy Scrn. Cho nSn vna c6 
V ciru bun dao, nia dem tin vao Cira lliin \k nam 
1800, li CAnb Ihrng lijc (hap nhirt niSn, cCing la 
nam Canh thiin. 

Kbi iy ching nhii-ng 14 b6n dao, mk lai ke ngoai 
dao ciing vui inirng ma i'iro"C vua. Ai ai cung c6 
cliien ink gln^l quan Tfly S(rn; cho n6n vua cii^ng 
ph&i dtinh ttan nao, vi dSii Akn, ddii h'nh, ai ai 
Cling vui I6ng cliju bang h6't. Co m^t qiian l(>n kia 
la phi) ma vna Quang Tning, cai Cii'a Thu;in dii ddnli 
vi>i vua dir lim, song da phdi thua ciing phiii biit 
^fiiig; bao nhi6u tSu vii quAn linh ong Ay den |)hiii 
l/ii li?l . 



. \w, liv lliilili llcH- 



I ;'.lj|i I'liililj Hull ili. 



Il.ly Sicj ma dem binli viVy tliSnh Mui-' 14 chinh 
kinli dnCiiiih Thjnb /!. (linh Tlijnh IJini hiitsux mi 
1 1'ru Illy minh; song quii mOl it ngiy till iiga I6ng, 
vi quiln mliih, thi phdn iihii5ii dnng vfty thSnh Qui 
Nhffn, n«n khiing dii qiiiVn ma giCr thSnli lluf . 

Bffi vi)y CAiih Thiuh k-ii Ihoilt. ra kliAi, b6 thiiiih 
ma trfin di. Thi vua NguySn Anil nbilp Ihinh, iiban 
liy Ihiiih la 060 oba ong minb da gSy du'ng ra, 
Cling nhan cjic kbu tang, vang bac va mpi cAa 
Cdnh Thitih di lai trong iy. 

Ong C^nti Thinh phai trtjn di vrti vang, (bl chSng 
deradang v^t gi si^t; lai pli^i tiing Mm, va so* ngiroi 
ta bir-t mi b;it n6p cho vua, thi ciing ching dam 
dem qiian linb theo. C6 hai anliem, vix quan Ici'n kia 
theo ngir<>i mil lliiii. Bity nhiiiu ngircri ity di dang 
thucrngdao v4 chaycA d6mcA ngay. Ben xii- Thanh 
116a mfi'i t6 minh ra cho tbii^n ha bidt, vi c6 em cai 
Iri XU- Hy. Qua it ngay lai ra K6 Cher ma biin cac 
vi6c vciri em, la ong lloiing Thiing; vS xin ong !iy tij-u 
ginpminh. OngCAnh Thjnb v4 cAc quan Tay Son 
pbaikhfin kho, vi llifly vi6o minh da suy dSii m'Si 
Sy, till c4i niSn hiSu C4nh Tbjnh mi liSfy hi6ii l!Ao 
llu-ng iBiru llvrng) oho dang oiit Iriflu. 

^ ~ 'lay Stm i;iv ll];fnli t)ii\ iiliirii. 



Vua Nguyi^n \nh IHy diing Ihiinh ilu« doan, Ibi 
ra cho dfin lifi thinh ; mil ngiroi rli*,, dflii thi Ihi6n 



iia litiitp '"'." '^*^' ''"'" ^"' '""f^ iiuViifi ririir. KhiA'y 
,111" HSu vii q'lfln cr Irona; thiinh yui Nhtrn dfi hSt 
dans i^'inli 'ht'i, vi ohing cf)n thurtc sung, chSng 
i,;,n"dan,lai cting' ch'ing ciin cia an, till |il»iVi ohiu 
hang i|n<in giac. Ung llAn bo'i ohSng mudn chiu luy 
quangiac, nSn da tiat thuoc sung va nhiBii giung 
din hoa khac. xung quanli iriinh, tloan bo h'ra viio 
lluKic J; ma cln'f. TliiCn ha Uhen chSl liim vAy, lil 
anh hung; song th4t 14 ohi?t each khfin nan. Vay 
quAn giao Wy dang IhAnh Qui Nhcrn, va ban nhiSn 
quan trong a'y chiu hang thi bStdi linh giup minh. 

!), — \iia sai l)inli v;iy llianli Qui Mioii. 

Bity giff vuR iNguySn Anh sff qnan giac chia ra 
ma danh minh ma iky lai thanh Hug, lai ngheong 
Ban Hirng cCing fing Hoang Thing s4m sira clam 
binh vao daoh minh niira, till sai mot quan Iffn dnm 
binh ra due', Phu Vi!n vSi Qakag Ngai mil viy 
thanh Qui Nhcn mot liSn nfta. Khi d<iu hai ben da 
danh nhiiSu Iran xung quanh Ihaiih Qui Nhon, to 
lihi quan vua dang, c6 khi thua. 

Song chSng khiii bao \ia, bao nhifiu quan vua 
NguySn Anh da chju bang quan Tily Sffn ngay 
lru-(To, khi nghe dang that tin vua da ISy dang tliinh 
Hug r6i, tbi he bao gicr n6 tbSy quan qufin vua minh 
thi no ching con ddnb nira, m6t chay d6'n phuo 
t<)i vcfiquan nhii vua mi thoi, Cho nftn quan giac 
hot s6 di vk fhk'i t lai Irong tlianh cb&ng dam ra 
"i'ra. Quan vua ham Ihanh da lau ISm. Khi A'y ong 
Thi^;u Cho Uoi'm cai (|nan trong thiinh. 



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Vim .Nyiiyeii Anh dang vui in^lli; clang no Uiiiai 
phai bu6n I'lln ({kng kll,ic. Nini 1800, IS LCCAnli 
[(irn^ luc I hap nhirt ni^n, cunfr Iri nam Canh th<i.n, 
ling Bonp Cuiisi phSi bjnb n:a ch^'t.. Von ong il!y 
khi cr vd-i Birc Thay Y^ro dang bao ]au, thi ;^iir ni^t 
na, liien lanli, dire hanh va ni6 sirdao bA'y lAn; son,:^ 
lihi Bi'rc Tli^y VAro qua clg-i doan, thi ti'nh niil 
BongCung ra kbac l<ini. 

Vi 6ng Sy buang niinh thco tinh xac Ihit, dSni 
mi urn sSc, chSng con tu-iVng gi dSn sir dao nCra. 
Song khi thiVy minh dan nang giln chSt, thi nid-i 
nhd dSn Birc Chiia Trcri, cung ra sire, giuc long an 
nan Ii5i, va xin quan nh6 kia c6 dao lam phep rfra 
liji cho minh i;4ch kin dao, khong ai biii'l. Con Ihii- 
hai vna cnng phai bjnti ma ohet trong ni6t dip Sy. 

II. - Tliay ra I'jiaulu .|iui ,1m. 

Uiig I'lianIO, la thdy c4 b6n qudc, cfing chct 
tiling nam Sy . NguyiSn ong &y c6 coiig cA th4 , vii 
CO tiSng khon ngoan siSt sitng dao dii-c ISm. .Ngir*! 
lam chcrn lay Birc Thiy V«io moi hi, nhir da niii 
Iru-d-c ndy. Vna fhircfng y6u ong Sly mm.Khiniio 
Birc Th.4y V6r6 cd viSc gi ri«ng lilu vna , hoac ngirdi 
chSng di dang, Ihi sai fliig PhaoM ISu thay vi 
minh. Khi flng ity qna dm, thi dSn vua diSu c.-ic 
b.\n dao ai ai ,U„ ,|c.,„ |5„g ,l„rrrng |i,5c ISm. 



i:i7 

{■I, -- Km lliiil!; ii, .iriK \Ur.mf Tliii.ls la Iniii, 

Viia DSii llirrig vS i.ng lloing Ihiins lik nhidu 
ijinh rnd-i cf}ng sSnl nhiiSu lau clio tlang vio tlsinli 
ma Nguyen Aiih vSi lity ih.inli llui; lai. Song bffi 
llianli 0"i ^'iC" ''! M"*" ''"" 'liini, ^i 6"S Thicii 
I'liH Boan Uing the qui, thi flng lido liirn^ phSi 
(lem ([iiiln v,1o liep ciru Ihiiiih Sy , con em 6ng 
Thi^u Pho Boan thi cai ijuiin. Vi ha ^y gan (1§m 
ciing CO tai danh giac nhir iltVn ong, ciing da quen 
lAm tiro-ng cai binli da U'lU. 6ag Hoaug Thiing lai 
CO y dem nhi^ii tail va nhiSu binh b6 lihac mi ISy 
lai thanh JIuS, n6n ong Sy da gfri mM tho' tririTC 
cllo ong liia Bang Trong , cho bicit m'lnh c6 y lieu 
ciic viilc tti4 nko. ChSng bay quiln luail vua Kit 
dircfc Iho- Sy. Kbi vua biet ear, viae, thi sai nliiSu 
ijuin ra giij ISy luy S4i (V gSn song Giang ( Linh 
^iaog i tai B*5chinb;c6n vua thi cbirc m^ danh 
nhii-ng tau ong Hoang Thting khi \uU lii ba'f y. 

1^- —Vua (li'mli (lao binli tlnani^ Tliiaig pliai chju limit. 

Vfly cac viec irng ngbiem nhu' vua Nguyi'in Anli 
'IS Irong. VI l<hi lau eiac loan vSo song Giang, 
Ihi i|uiln vua .NgiiySn A.nli dfit chay , bay la bSt 
dirtrc cS ; con qntln bfi den sflng Giang , cung liiJu 
'[ua b6n kia s6ng, vi chira bict qu^n tbi'iy da Ihua. 
Khi d^n luy SAi. thi quitn vua NguySn Anh ra mk 
danh rat ISnn , cho nOn quiln giac siT hai Iron di 
''"• M thi tir Iran , ke thi loi tfua song Giang nia 



ch«t;co ke pliiii ngirofi »a mhti da mhcb!-\; ki: 
Ihi chay rliing no, ngircri chay dang kia tan lac 
het, ikg PhAn Dire lam tirdrng cai qvuln , biet vua 
irong ray Sai dang trfln c4 thi' lam vAy, thi lA qni 
lam, vi dsnh vffiquiln Tay Sen tranniiy, Ihi kA 
la trSn sail hel. 

II. — Villi lay llianli U"i M"™' 

Bfiy gicr vna NguySn Anh mufln ra Bang \goai 
Cling dtrffc;soiig btri dug Tliiiii Pho Boan cdii 
giO- la'y Ihanh Qui Nhffn , ma vna l)4o Ilirng va em 
SngTlliSn Phij Boan con danh manh IhS lAni, ma 
Vila cung CO y lieu c4c viec Bilng Trong cho xoog 
trircrc,clio nSn vua dem ((uAn vSo i}m Niicn daub hai 
ba ti-an. Ong Bio Hinig ciing cm 6ng Thiiu Pho 
Boan tuan Iron ra Bang Ngoji, nhirng ma phSi dftn 
bit mil nop cho vua NgiiyfSn Anb. Ong ThiJn Plio 
Boan 6' trong Qni Nhffn nghe cac d^u ^y thi bief. 
benio minh, cung sf; phai thua; song bo-i cb4ng 
muon chiu hang vua Nguyen Anh, n6n dem ni()t it 
th^y td,len Ifin dang thircrngmatrO'nra Being iNgoai, 
vi bao nhiGu ha bn dii c6 quiin vuaphong triel ca, 

l."i . — Villi I'll Diiiig Niioiii. vi'io Ke liiiiv . , 

bay gicr vua Nguy6u \nh jniyi di ra B^ng N;.^oai; 
phan thi CO y duoi Iheo (juiln giac, phan thi c6 >' 
lity eft nu-dc An Nam, wk chilog con phii danh tnln 
nao nira. (Juiln giac da yen tbG' roi, vii vua dttn 
dilu thi Ihiisn hii iirrVc each vni mSug, cung bal cilc 



\M) - 
.[0,111 quail Tii\ Si/Ji ni;'i ni)[) cIid viia . Khi viii* (,:nn 
.t Uu^', ma da bi^t iJirc Th;iy (lioang tiui qujeri, 
[lire Thay V^i'6, thi dcri iliain njiirai ciu-h hong 
fh^, cho la dihi minh iihti- cunfj- iighi^p BVjc Tliiiy 
Vpio va bi^t cf{i Ivi- CO dao. I,ai khi vua qua xiV N,tih(^ 
All ihi h6i lliam cac th^y dao 6' trong xir Ay. cho 
m?ti Di'rc Th^y \]A\i \m cd Ban c6 den chSo, va vua 
thet (tiii Ijch my cuiig' ra d<tu thircfiig k6 c6 dao. 
Yua di dang b^ng^ an vO sir, ch4ng' h^ sap (juAn 
;.iac bao giir, n^n vua di Ib&n^ ra xirNam. HSy jiir/ 
(^iiii Hoang Thiing la con vua OuangTrung sff()ua, 
Ihi ihiit cA m^ L-hS't. Cfic em Cing ^y v^, cac (|uan 
I'Ay Scrn thi dAn bat dang inA nt)p cho vnagan ho(. 
C6ri oiig Pho Boan thi den Ke Cho" mOt minh, vi 
iihfrn,;,' quan theo ong ^y phdn thi chiift doi doc 
dang, pii^n thi trO'n di bet, ch^ng con sot ni()t I6n 
luto. Boaii ong ;>y ciing tia ph;U tay 'fan hat, va 
nop ciio vua. 

hi. -Vim .-/ij iii(:-ii hirii l;'i Cia l.oiiy v;i Minj; niilih li"i 
lloiiiiji (]('■■ cli mn'tv An iNaiH . 

Vriy MiaNgiiyen \nh riliAp thaiih K^Chrr hi iigay 
20 thiing Jiiillrt, nam Chua Giang sarih 1802, la 
nam Le CAiih llirng liic thSp lam nifin cung la 
MiAm tuPLt. Vay quAn TAy Ho-n dH Ihua, ma \ua 
Nguyen Anh da Uy dang ck niro'c An Nam, thi 
thifin ha vui mirng \Acn. B6n dao ciiog mirng vi 
nghi rSng; hoiic la se thtrryng k6' c6 dao ma ban 
|ihep r6ng cho dang gifrdao; con dAn sirthi trdng 
:hn 6ng Ngiiyi^n Anh dal iihii 1,(> I6n ma trj piro'c 



— 1 ill — 

lai uhir kill trirffo . Murng ma ons K'^uyin Aiil, 
ciii iioi phinh n.siriVi U rftng: minli tUnh giac thi 
ch^iig CO V lo ph^ii vi«iig ininh ma tli6i, song cung 
coycrMgiiipiihii Li n(ra. — 6ng ilv ciing c4i niSii 
hi(!u G'm Long cfing xirng iti'mli 1" Moang di cai lA 
mroc An .\am, cimg dAi t«n la ViiH .Nam Qutfc. 

Vila cri y kliir tn'r clio tiiyfl gittc Tily Sun, thi da 
luan vua Bio llirng phSi ngii nia plidn IhAy/con 
can cm v;i Iciug lAc ong S'y d^u pliAi chgt chera, 
quan illiiu I'lid lloan phiii voi danh; con cic quan 
Wn nlio kliiic cflng Aiu phai luan phat nang nlic 
tiiy nglii- 

17. — Vti;i fliiinK Ijinit dyo ]a Ijito nhi cu. 

Thi6nha cliaiig dang y nhird^u da tcong; ma lai 
IhsEy vi^c quan nang iil^ hffn ti'ircrc, thi phin nan 
i^m. Con vg sir dao, kill vua viVa ra K^ Cbo', thi 
Bii'cThtEy v6"i cu chi'nh Nhtfn di^'n ch^u; vua th6't 
dfii each Itch Kir cnng hira r^ng: sail se giang chj 
ma tha oac deil l'6'i cho bon dao, cho i)(5n ai ai dt^u 
niCrng to' cA. Ching klioi bao lau nhfl-ng ngircri ling 
ngoai kia 6' xir Nam binh bit b6n dao gop ti^n ma 
te thSn. B6n dao ching chin, thi ki ngoai giin ma 
daiih mol ngiroi c6 dao. Khi vua nghe d^uiSy.ihi 
ra ohi phat lingSy, va ciim iihat tir iy ve sau ching 
ai diri/o bit bin dao gop tidn ma >S Ihin. Trong 
chi CO kheii su- <1ao nhi^u d^u ; nhirng mi chi iy 
ching diToro ich la bao nliieu vi noi ching r6 : oho 
nSn Irong cac quan k6 thi cit nghia ding no, kc. 
thi cit ngbia dang kia. Yi lai trong chi iy chSng 



iioi (U-n virc pin ch)i|). Mui'n vi sir yy, klii vii;i Inr 
vt^ Phil \uAn (loan, thi Hire ThAy Giii cai dja phftn 
bfinTily, v^Bi'rc Thdy Vcai flja phitn l>6n Bong theo 
vua v^ BAn^ Trong:, ma tAu xin vua gidng'chi m& 
tlia chd ro r;"in^ etc su* tui cho liAii dao, Khi Hy ofirig- 
CO otig Rios^niii'att'^ , \k ngiroi dja phan Dang 
Trong, iriTffc da co cOnp c;^ th^ vd'i vua. Vay vna 
thfit dni ode ong 3y each IkIi ru' liiin; song cacon^ 
^y noi Ijlm sao ma xin vua giang chi kliic v6 sir 
daocung ch4ng dang. Vna ciingra dStuch^ng b^ng 
I6ng ma rSng : cae qiian tri^u ch^ag (huan, 

Va lai nam sail, khi vua va Ke Oho- tho phong 
Ihi giang chi mu'i, chAng ca'm dao (6 tircrng, nhirng 
nianoi pham d6'i1 sirdao, cCing c[i6 k6c6 dao nhi^u 
d^u nang iSm, vi goi dao thanh B C T la di doan, 
la \k dao; v<^. Irach b6n dao Ik ch^p m6 chi 66; vk 
hS laog naorhira c6 nh^ Iho* Ihi ciim nhat chSng 
L'ho l^mjcon ncri daconhi^ thcr mkda hirdi,thiphfti 
b;^m quan ; quan eo phfi cho mrri dang lam. 



Aire u.c. 



li.'u (i;ni ? , 1 

I . -— Noi vt^ gdc NhA LO : nia diin shu Shu 
Nsuy^n va Nhti Trinli iCn Iktn chi'ui 
yliip cac vna Nh& Le la ilie i i'lo . . . I 
!!.— Si^ cac Vila It'i inro"c An Nam tir nlia 

L^ vt^ sail IX 

XhaLy IX 

Mia TrSn X 

SS cac Chua iihi'i Nguvi n trj cac xii' 
fian^ Trong. ....... \Vl 

iSf'i cac Chua iiha Trinli In cac xu' 
BaoL' Ngoai . X.VI1 

I'HAX THr NHirr. 

llOA.V TICII TL-fllEl. Vf \i.-0-M; i;H[M>KN KHl IJrv, THAV 
VkRu VK \IA XIS via NL-iVc PlIAt.AMlSA <;U !■ MIA 

.Nr.ivftN piri;<: livi'u: A ITIJT—IVSfi) 1 

l)(IA,\ THI'- MUT. 

Mifiu \ii Vinniji ( I7;J7 — l-7ti5 ) i 

1. — Hie'ii Vii Vircrng ^iSy cfic sir khd'it 

nan loan lac trong niroc A.n Nam. . . 2 

^. — Viia bat dao IhA n^o 3 

:K — Vii Virrrne tftn Chir6'rig Vii lam Bong 

Cling the chobircMu ."1 

'u — Vvi Virrrng (\iu\g mun ma Inn lloanij 

Tliirrrnji I6n nj:6i . 4 



— 144 — 
n()\,\ TIM IIAI ■ 

lluMiroiig ( I7M — 1777 1. -lloaiiB Tmi( 1777, . . 3 

t . — Oiig Huf. ( Dm; ) Vircrng lire vj . . . , o 

2. — Ong Nhac lo miru cho ong ChirWng Van 

16n l^m vua *> 

3, — Ong Nhac (ISv loan ' 

i. — Nha Trinh viko Bang Trong ham ISy Hug . 8 
o. — Hu« Viro-ng Iron vAoB6ngNai . ... (0 

6. — BiTC Thiy VSro ( Hgr d'.Wran ) qua Cao 

M6nl&p nha Irirrfng tai Citn Tho . . 11 

7 . ~ GiSo T4y Son cimg ngay cang th6m . 

— L«y dang xir B6ng Nai. ... 12 

8. — Cacquan ton ong' Hoang T'Jn , ... 14 
•J. — Nhirng SIT kha'n kho dSu ph4i chin . . iS 
in. — Ouiln Tily Sffn giSl ong Hoang Tdn . . 16 

noA.N nil"' itA. 

NgTiyell Anil liip binli liiiiih ciiiig Tay So-ii ( 1 777 ) — Ti'rf vi 

len ng6i(1782) 17 

I . - .N'guySn Anh IrSn giac 17 

^ ■ — Ong Xguyfin Anh nha ong Gioang giup 

vite'danh quan nguy 18 

3. —Quan Bong Scrn ISy dang xii- Bdng Nai . 19 

4. — Cdcquan t6n NguySn .^nh lam Nguy«n 

soil 20 

■<•— Liic hinh yta thanh li/i 21 

6. — OngHflTiNgoaitrfr longkiSu cang gian 

ngiritc 22 



— Wo — 
7, — Vila I'll' lliiuig ])ii(.*p nia ^;i'''i nn^ |iliii 

clunh . . ' 24 

S_ — Vua do iongqujln BSngSccn theo miiilj . ^-l 
9 — Vua dimg nurii giet quAn Bong Smi Iftm 

nguy "^"^ 

10, — Vua An Nam g-iiip riiroc (^ao M6n khoi 

giac Xi6m 28 

I ! . — Vua niro'c Xi6m pliAi lay iigirffi kia gi^t. ^iO 
(9. —On? Cf.ir^fng XuAn phfii mini 6ng plu'i 

chi'nh ma chet chem 31 

13. — Hai itnh em lam vua niTo'c \.i6m . . 3;-l 
1 i . — Vua NguySn Anh danh thua quin Tiiy 

Sen. — Ong Manoe ttf tr^n . ... 33 
lo. ^Ouan [\i;o (huge giiip vua, ma phA.) qudn 

TAy Scfii bilt 33 

16. — Vua lap kc cirn vg' eon 37 

17 . — Ong Tiep dfinh ma Aem vua v6 Sai G6ti. 38 
18.-— Ouan TAy San danh tr^ m^ thcing. — 

Vua ph^i tri^n kliQ^n nan 39 

19. — Birc Th^y Vfird sang nvc&c Xiem va lo 

gitip vna 40 

20.— Ong iNam Binh viijt tho" doi vua Xi^m 

phii nfip vua An N'am 42 

2i . — Vua xin Dire Tlidy di sir b^n Phalang- 

sa, xin vua mrcrc iy giup niinh eho 

dang phuc qu6c 43 

22. — Vua phAi miru quAn XiSm dera di 

mrcrc Xiem 44 

23. —Vua nhtr hai vua nird'c Xifim gifip . . 46 
24. — Quin TAy Srfn dang Ir^n. — Vua lai 

phfti gian nan ........ 48 



— I4S — 
25._ViiH lir-u milili U* v^ Niijin ini}l liiii 

lur.i '^!' 

IKIA.N THi' HON . 

Tay Smi illiiih Miilig .Nstoai vii cliii^in iiKoi ( 17X0 — I79l ) . .'jO 

I .— Ouhh lay Son danh piac fiiing Ngoili . 30 

2. — Chua Trinh doc dfr va ctlSt y^ii , , . .'ii 

3. — Ciio fjuan da[y loan, cll^iig chin phuc 

nha Trinh nira .52 

4. — Ong C(5ng Chtnii kf^ii qiuVn Ttly So'n ra 

Bang Ngoai 3:) 

5. — Diin Bang NgOLii phai khdn 34 

6. — L-ong Nhtrcrng' (riy v6 chia ctia an cirti'p 

Cling anh ma sinti ra sir bSft boa. . So 

7. — Ba anh em danh gific ciing nliau ; sau 

tai lam hoS ma chia nird'c An Nam ra 
lim ba phSn, clio mot ngiro'i mot 
phSn 3(i 

8. — Bang NgoJi loan lac hSri d6n . . . . 37 
i). — Binh Hac Virorng cbiem 14y quijn lam 

^■iia 38 

10. — Nird-c Bai Mhili sai bii.h dcp loan y 

nhir ChiSu Th6'ng xin SO 

11.— Ouang Trung dang trto ci lb6. . . fiO 
12, — Quatig Trung xhi Thircrng v| phong, 

^'"■'•■"g ... CI 



'li\N rill' HAl. 



n.^iNTirn ri- (liviii.i\ \i.Hi><\\,: nr v m -i/i; l'ik\i.\\.;~ 

,V y.Un IILN Kin U \ lilV I.OMI IMS.; TIU 1,\\ .'N \ V 

M-or \\ Nv^i ■ l7S(i - ISll^i ) 6:{ 

IKIA.N TIM' MdT, 

r,V kill Fl.ir Tli;'iy \rvC, .U s,V uliy .ii'-n klii' njiii-.Vi (|ii(, i|,Vi 
I7>(l.;— ITlt!) ) Go 

1. — BiV«.^ ThAy Veru ili sir ii^ii mrov. I'ha- 

liingsa 63 

2. — Tff ^iao (ii 

:i. — Vila Phalungsa io sain sira hifili sT sani; 

gii'ip nirtVc \n Nam 68 

i. — Cliian Qui)n cung A' iiiro'C Thii^n Ti'ird'c 

■j.hng ti'6-. . . . ■ 69 

5. — Bi'rc thiiy V^ro miSc fi'u' dang- no, flii 

Ii6u d^HK khac 70 

C. — Tfong luro^c An Nam da d6n tieng ve 

hinh si TAy d^n ciVu giuj* Vua. . . 71 
7. — Vua XguySri Anh miing tin BlVc Tiijiy . 

Vki'O liniig ve, thi trd- vd Bilng Nai. . 72 

H. — Vua l)at tau quan TAy Son 79 

'I. — Vuu 1dm va (hua 73 

10. — Vua danp ihe lai it nhi^u 73 

11. — On^ Bao Tham thiia vh rn hkug dan. , 74 

12, — Ung nku Tham pliAi \ir tu". . . . 7."; 
1-i. — Bfrc Tii^y VfirO dem lau vao ciTa 

B<jng Nai 70 

U. — 6ng (Jwang Trung tjm th.ly Ihu^'c tAy , 

I^Mir lluioc cho viy 77 



- I4H — 

lo. — D;iiig Ngoai [.ii^i'lYiy So'n lam kliun, . 7!l 
16, — Vua N>iiy8n Anli iiho' cjU- t|tinii TAy 

^'itip tnn diinii giilo iai 80 

17. — Tufi tO't tri khun vh gan diim. . . , 8t 

IS. — If riliii^u den can giiin iih;i vua. . . 82 
1*9. — Vua (lanli tritfi tlirty tai cu'o \(c Qiu Nhaii.82 

20.— ^ Vua tlOt -hf rhifi'n ci'ia qujlii Ti\\ Stfn. 83 
21. — 0ii''*u8' Trun,s s<tm sua siup Th;ii fh'rc 

m;'i cliSii>; kip 84 

2-2. — Ckah Thhili n6\ qu(!rn ti-i Bang Ngoiii. , 8o 

23. -^ BiVc Th^y Y&vo dang' than thf^. ~C^c 

qaan gaiih g(5 8S 

24. — BOug Cung mg su" dao 86 

2d. — Du'c Thay pliM cac quau ghet vd cjio 

gian Cling vua. . . ... . . 87 

26. — Birc Thay Uy long' bao diiong vm k^ 

tliu ghet minh 87 

27. —Bong Cung ch! lo str dao 88 

28. — Bu-c Th;ty tr^ o-n cho k^ h'lm oao. . . 89 

29. — Vua khon ngoan tra xet m' pbao vu 

b6va 90 

30. — Cach thoi Vua an or v(W Bu'c Th^y. . 91 
31'. — Vua mu£>n ^p 6ng Dinh Tfung lay t6 

lien vua 92 

32. — Vua cJK^ng cSfm dao, cung cluing binh 

dao l;i bao nhieu 94 

33. ~ Vua fir If- ma Irgng but th^n h^ ngoh\. 95 

34. — BVrc TMy pbht circ trong lung. . . 96 

3J>. — Bvrr Tluly c6 y ngay iarih 9-7 

36. — V^^^ ^p uong Bi'iv, Tll^^y gii'ip l>(''ng Ciin? 



- \iu - 

(|ii,'Vii liay liai \ir Nha Tihiii^ v;i IJiiili 

Tliu^n 1)8 

:i7. — Vila vAy tlianli Qui Nlio'n m;'i vn pCh. , IJ8 
:i8. —0"'^" 1'^y ^"^'i ^'^y 'li'inli Nlia Ti'anj: :»ih 

\ihk\ thua 1)9 

.S!l. — Viia viiy thanli Qui Mxrn niAt Iflii iifra, 

ma khf^n,^ liW dHiiL; 100 

iO. — Qiifln Bang Ngoai lam liSn b;u( ii'on^' 

Ihunh Qui i^licrn 100 

il . — Thai 4irc phAi budu r^u in^ cli'V, . . 101 
\2. — Ti^u Ti'ii^u nui qucrii, trj xir Qui N'lio'n 

cimg xin cbiu hang NguySii Anh . . id2 
i3. — Ti^'i Tr-i^ij ph4i quilfi giac tr^n rtirffc. 102 
H. — CSu Hieii chiu hang Nguyen A.nh. . . 101^ 
io. — Vua vay th^nh Qui Nhfff) Idn thir ba. . 103 
i-6, — Vua nga I6ng muQ'n dcm binh ve D6ng 

Nai. ^. 104 

47. — ^Cung Trting ['hue t6 ra minh gan i!a. 105 

48. — Nho" CO con nai chay lac vao lay, mai 

!^y luy ^y dang. 105 

19. —Cling Tning Pluic la^y IhEinh Qui Nhon. 106 
50.— DiTcTh^y chju c6ng lao kho nhoc niii 

pho vua virc nirdc 107 

51. — B6n dao Bang n^roai ph&i khtS'ii kho. . 108 

52. — (lai quari i\uCk- con^ vti d6ng ly c6 long 

gian vu ph^i kbi^n 101* 

■hi. — Ong Giam la ngircri Irung tbdii va dao 

di'rc la th4 iiiio Ill 

5i, — est dam 6ng Giam cAch trong IhL . \\2 

-J5. — Canli Thinh giaiigchi cam dao. , . 113 

56. — Liic bfit dao. . . * 1 1 'i 



- I. -1(1 -- 
WAS nil ■ iiAi. 

TiV kill lli'iT riiiij t!) rliij rlio ilrn Xgiivi'ii \iili i-i'ii iiirii 

Iii6u liiii l.oiiB ( 179!) — I«n2) 1 Hi 

1. — Hi-cTiay Vim sinli Mil Il(; 

2. — Tang xiic Birc Thiiy (17 

Van li? , . . . .1(8 

Vfirl le kh;ic 120 

liiii tbich chii- no'i m6 Bl'rc Tlliiy. . 121 

[lich Bia van ra cllu" qu<1'c ngir. . 122 

Siic lang 124 

nich S^c tilng ra ehCr (juou ngiT . . 12o 

Van SSc pbong' 126 

'i. — Tay Sffn v;ly Qui Nho'ii 129 

i. — Vua lo mirii danh \^y liiy (30 

3. — Vua danh trSn thfiy dot tSu Tiiy Sffn m;'i 

chira cihi lliAnh Qui Micfn khbi viy . 131 

6. — Vua dam binh ra ngoai Hiii"^. , . . 133 

7. — Vua Wy thanh Hue; Cinh Thinh Iron di. 13't 

8. — T4y Scrn ISy thanh Oui Nlicfn. . . . 134 

9. — Vua sai binh vjly thanh Qui ^Mlo'u . . 135 

III. — Biln^Cungquadcti. I3fi 

II. — ThiSy ciS I'haolfi qua dffi 136 

12.— Bio llurng vh mg lloaug Thuiig ra trAn. 137 
13. — Vua danh dan binh lloang Thi'ing phSi 

chju thua 137 

M. — Viiu l«y thanh Qui iNho-n 138 

1.0. — Vua ra BJog .Ngoai, vio Ki^Chff. . . 138 

16. — Vua cSi ni6n hi«u la liia Long va xirng 

miuh li Hoi'mg dC nirffo An Nam. . 139 

17. — Vua cliaug binh dao la bao rdiUlu. . lid 








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