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" Ten of them were sheathed in steel, With belted sword, and spur on heel : They quitted not their harness bright, Neither by day, nor yet by night... "
The lay of the last minstrel, a poem. With Ballads and lyrical pieces - Page 19
by Walter Scott (sir, bart.) - 1812
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 45

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - Authors - 1852
...great festival to peace; while her neighbours, like the knights of Branksome, may be said — To lie down to rest with corslet laced, Pillowed on buckler cold and hard, To carve at the meal in gloves of steel, And drink the red wine through the helmet barred. Such might...
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JOHN RANDOPH, OF ROANOKE AND OTHER SKETCHES OF CHARACTER INCLUDING WILLIAM ...

F.W. THOMAS - 1853
...consequently, he painted that period best when, as he describes it— " They laid clown to rest, With the corslet laced — Pillowed on buckler cold and hard...They carved at the meal With gloves of steel, And drank the red wine through the helmet barred." How delightful if Scott had given us some of the scenes...
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The poetical works of Sir Walter Scott, bart: Complete in one volume. With ...

Sir Walter Scott - 1854 - 840 pages
...veré all knight« of mettle true, Kia-шеп to the bold Bucclcuch. IV. Ten of them were eheathcd in steel, With belted sword, and spur on heel : They quitted not their harness bright, Xeither by day, nor yet by night: They lay down to rest, With corslet laced, Piflow'd on buckler cold...
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John Randolph, of Roanoke, and Other Sketches of Character, Including ...

Frederick William Thomas - United States - 1853 - 375 pages
...consequently, he painted that period best when, as he describes it — " They laid down to rest, AVith the corslet laced — Pillowed on buckler cold and hard ; They carved at the meal AVith gloves of steel, And drank the red wine through the helmet barred." How delightful if Scott had...
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The Sunday at Home, Volume 26

1879
...ready for action; a good illustration, I thought, of the lines of Sir Walter Soott : " Ten of these were sheathed in steel With belted sword and spur...Neither by day, nor yet by night: They lay down to rest \Vith corset laced, Pillowed on buckler cold and haid; They carvrd at the meal "With gloves of steel,...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 6

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1854 - 750 pages
...modern : — " Ten of them were sheath'd in steel, Wiih belted sword, and epur on heel : They quilled not their harness bright, Neither by day, nor yet...night ; They lay down to rest With corslet laced. Pillmv'd on bi:<-klcr cold and hard ; Thry catv'd at ib'? meal With gluves of steel, [met barr'd."...
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott. With life. 8 engr. on steel

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1855
...Waited, duteous, on them all : They were all knights of mettle true, Kinsmen to the bold Buccleuch. IV. Ten of them were sheathed in steel, With belted sword,...night : They lay 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...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Walter Scott - English poetry - 1855 - 840 pages
...true, Kinsmen to the bold Buceleuch. IV. Ten of them were sheathed in steel, With belted sword, aud spur on heel : They quitted not their harness bright,...night : They lay 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...
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Recollections of the mess-table and the stage

Henry Curling - 1855
...Branksholme's garrison, ever ready for the border-feud, like them also, in time of mistrust and doubt. " Quitted not their harness bright, Neither by day, nor yet by night." • Let us imagine the strict surveillance maintained at each gate-house, sally-port, and postern;...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Including the Lay of the Last ...

Walter Scott - 1856 - 746 pages
...Appendix. The figures of reference throughout the poem relate tc further Notes in the Appendix. j IV. Ten of them were sheathed in steel, With belted sword, and spur on heel : They quitted not then- harness bright, Neither by day, nor.yet by night: They lay down to rest, With corslet laced,...
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