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" They quitted not their harness bright Neither by day nor yet by night • They lay down to rest, With corslet laced, Pillowed on buckler cold and hard ; They carved at the meal With gloves of steel, And they drank the red wine through the helmet barred. "
The lay of the last minstrel, a poem - Page 19
by sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1806
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The New annual register, or General repository of history ..., Volume 25

1805
...lay down to rest With corslet laced, Pillowed on buckler cold and hard ; They carved at the meal With gloves of steel, And they drank the red wine through the helmet barred. V. T^n squires, ten yeomen, mail-clad men, Waited the beck of the warders ten. Thirty steeds, both fleet...
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The wanderings of a goldfinch; or, Characteristic sketches in the nineteenth ...

Mary Anne McMullan - 1816 - 355 pages
...to rest With corslet laced, Pillowed on buckler cold and hard ; 316 • They carved at the meal With gloves of steel, And they drank the red wine through the helmet barred.' " I would certainly have attempted to follow these gentlemen, had I not presently been attracted by...
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The Poetical Works of Walter Scott, Esq, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1819
...down to rest, With corselet laced, Pillowed on huckler cold and hard ; They carved at the meal With gloves of steel, And they drank the red wine through the helmet harred. V. Ten squires, ten yeomen, mailclad men, Waited the heck of the warders ten ; Thirty steeds,...
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Jenaische allgemeine Literatur-Zeitung. Jahrg. 1-[38. With] Intelligenzblatt ...

1820
...lay down to rest tVith corslets laced Pillow' d on buckler cold and hard ; Shey carved at meal With gloves of Steel . And they drank the red wine, through the helmet barred. Der Abend iß gekommen , das Mahl vorüber, Ruhe herrfcht in der Fehdegerüßeten Burg. Die Burgfrau...
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The New monthly magazine and universal register. [Continued as ..., Volume 70

1844
...the very roughness and primitive artlessness of their society, and when They carved at the meal With gloves of steel. And they drank the red wine through the helmet barr'd. TO A MUTTON CHOP. BY JAMES KENNEY, ESQ. DEAR little, modest, modicum, Of food for modest bard,...
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1823
...down to rest, With corslet laced, Pillow'd on buckler cold and hard ; They carved at the meal, With gloves of steel, And they drank the red wine through the helmet barr'd. V. Ten squires, ten yeomen, mail-clad men, Waited the beck of the warders ten ; Thirty steeds,...
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Scott and Scotland

Leitch Ritchie - Engraving, English - 1835 - 256 pages
...lay down to rest Wiih corslet laced, Pillowed on buckler cold and hard; They carved at the meal In gloves of steel, And they drank the red wine through the helmet barr'd. Ten squires, ten yeomen, mail clad men, Waited the beck of the warders ten ; Thirty steeds...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Sketch of His Life

Sir Walter Scott, J. W. Lake - 1838 - 443 pages
...down to rest, With corselet laced, Pillowed on buckler cold and hard; They carved at the meal With gloves of steel, And they drank the red wine through...barred. V. Ten squires, ten yeomen, mailclad men, Wailed the beck of the warders ten; Thirty steeds, both fleet and wight, Stood saddled in stable day...
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Waking Dreams

English poetry - 1839 - 270 pages
...Wee cannot eat with mailed hand, *Nor drink through helmet's barre. * They carved at the meal With gloves of steel, And they drank the red wine through the helmet barred. LAY OF THE LAST MINSTREL. i " I wist not Avhere I now may find A champion stronge and tall, Before...
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Dramas, Discourses, and Other Pieces: The judgement. Sachem's-wood ...

James Abraham Hillhouse, Thomas Percy - 1839
...lead the thoughts involuntarily to the iron character of the times : " They carved at the meal With gloves of steel, And they drank the red wine through the helmet barred." The draw-bridge, the fosse, and the battlements, all speak of danger without, and of courage and selfreliance...
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