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" Percy present word He would prevent his sport. The English Earl, not fearing that, Did to the woods resort With fifteen hundred bowmen bold, All chosen men of might, Who knew full well in time of need To aim their shafts aright. "
Class-book of English Poetry - Page 141
by English Poetry - 1866 - 155 pages
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...Englifli eail, not fearing this, Did to the woods rcfoi t, With fifteen hundred bowmen bold -, All chofen men of might, Who knew full well, in time of need, To aim their IhaftJ aright, l'he gíllant greyhounds fwiftly ran, To chafe the fallow deer : On Monday they began...
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The British Essayists: The Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1802
...Northumberland A vow to God did make, His pleasure in the Scottish woods Three summer's days to take. G 2 With fifteen hundred bowmen bold, All chosen men of...well, in time of need, To aim their shafts aright. The hounds ran swiftly through the woods The nimble deer to take, And with their cries the hills and dales...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 7

British essayists - 1802
...Northumberland A vow to God did make, His pleasure in the Scottish woodi Three summer's days to take. c2 With fifteen hundred bowmen bold, All chosen men of might, Who knew full well, in lime of need. To aim their shafts aright. The hounds ran swiftly through the woods The nimble deer...
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The Spectator: In Eight Volumes. : Vol. I[-VIII].

English literature - 1803
...Northumberland • A vow to God did make, ' His pleasure in the Scottish woodi 4 Three summer's days to take. ' With fifteen hundred bowmen bold, ' All chosen men...time of need, ' To aim their shafts aright. ' The hounds ran swiftly through the woods, ' The nimble deer to take, 1 And with their cries the hills and...
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Select British Classics, Volume 11

English literature - 1803
...Northumberland ' A vow to God did make, ' His pleasure in the Scottish woodi ' Three summer's days to take. • With fifteen hundred bowmen bold, ' All chosen men...time of need, ' To aim their shafts aright. • The hounds ran swiftly through the wood», ' The nimble deer to take, 1 And with their cries the hills...
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...Northumberland A vow to God did make, His pleasure in the Scottish woods Three summer's days to take. With fifteen hundred bowmen bold, All chosen men of...well, in time of need, To aim their shafts aright. Tlic. hounds ran swiftly through the woods The nimble deer to take, And with their cries the hills...
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Northern Garlands

Joseph Ritson - Ballads, English - 1810 - 205 pages
...woods Three summers days to take ; The chiefest harts in Chevy-chase To kill and bear away : These tidings to Earl Douglas came, In Scotland where he...prevent his sport : The English earl, not fearing this, Did to the woods resort, With fifteen hundred bowmen bold All chosen men of might, "Who knew...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 3

Joseph Addison - 1811
...Northumberland A vow to God did make, His pleasure in the Scottish woods Three summer's days to take. With fifteen hundred bowmen bold, All chosen men of...well, in time of need, To aim their shafts aright The hounds ran swiftly thro' the woods The nimble deer to take, And with their cries the hills and dales...
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison, Richard Hurd - 1811
...Northumberland A vow to God did make, His pleasure in the Scottish woods Three summer's days to take. With fifteen hundred bowmen bold, All chosen men of...well, in time of need, To aim their shafts aright. The hounds ran swiftly thro' the woods The nimble deer to take, And with their cries the hills and dales...
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Rhymes of Northern Bards: Being a Curious Collection of Old and New Songs ...

John Bell - Ballads, English - 1812 - 334 pages
...Miscellanies, there may be found a translation of Chevy Chase into Latin Rhymes, by Henry Bold, of New College. With fifteen hundred bowmen bold ; All chosen men...chase the fallow-deer ; On Monday they began to hunt, When day-light did appear ; And, long before high-noon, they had A hundred fat bucks slain ; Then,...
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