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" There is an old tale goes, that Herne the hunter, Sometime a keeper here in Windsor forest, Doth all the winter time, at still midnight, Walk round about an oak, with great ragg'd horns; And there he blasts the tree, and takes the cattle ; And makes milch-kine... "
London, by David Hughson - Page 411
by Edward Pugh - 1808
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Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum: Or, The Trees and Shrubs of ..., Volume 3

John Claudius Loudon - Botany - 1838 - 2693 pages
...addition to the traditions respecting it : — ' There is an old tale goe«, that Herne the hunter, Sometime a keeper here in Windsor Forest, Doth all...still midnight, Walk round about an oak, with great ragg'd horns, And there he blasts the tree.' The last acorn, I believe, which was found on Herne's...
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Complete Works: With Dr. Johnson's Preface, a Glossary, and an ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1838 - 926 pages
...devise to bring him thither, [comes, Mr«. Pate. There is an old tale goes, that Herne the hunter, 1 ` 1 ragg'd horns -, And there he blasts the tree, and takes the cattle ; And makes milch-kine yield blood,...
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Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum: Or, The Trees and Shrubs of ..., Volume 3

John Claudius Loudon - Botany - 1838 - 2693 pages
...There is an old tale goes, that Herne the hunter, Sometime a keeper here in Windsor Forest, I ,'ni h all the winter time, at still midnight, Walk round about an oak, with great ragg'd home, And there he blast! the tree.' The last acorn, I believe, which was found on Herne's Oak...
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The Royal Windsor Guide,with a Brief Account of Eton

1840 - 78 pages
...into one of his happiest dramatic incidents : — " There is an old tale goes that Herne the banter Sometime a keeper here in Windsor Forest, Doth all...he blasts the tree, and takes the cattle, And makes milch kine yield blood, and shakes a chain In a most hideous and dreadful manner. * * * • • Marry,...
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A Description of Stonehenge, Abiry, &c. in Wiltshire: With an Account of the ...

Samuel Johnson - Blanc, Mont (France and Italy) - 1783
...There is an old tale goes that Herne the hunter Sometime a keeper here in Windsor Forest, Doth ;ill the winter time, at still midnight, Walk round about an oak, with great ragged hoi us ; And there he Masts the tree, and takes the cattle, And makes milch kine yield blood, and shakes...
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The journey-book of England. Berkshire (Derbyshire, Hampshire, Kent).

England - 1840
...identical oak of " Herne the hunter." "There ii an old tale goes, that Herne the hunter, Some time a keeper here in Windsor Forest, Doth all the winter time, at itill midnight, Walk round about the oak with great ragirM hornt." In the ' Pictorial Shakspere' (Local...
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The Royal Windsor Guide: With a Brief Account of Eton, Virginia Water, and ...

Windsor (Berkshire, England) - 1841 - 73 pages
...into one of his happiest dramatic incidents : — " There is an old tale goes that Herne the Hunter Sometime a keeper here in Windsor Forest, Doth all...blasts the tree, and takes the cattle, And. makes milch kine yield biood, and shakes a chain In a most hideous and dreadful manner. «**«* Hern •...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 19

1841
...that There is on old tale goes, that Herue the hunter, Some time a keener here in Windsor Forest, Ddih all the winter time, at still midnight, Walk round...he blasts the tree, and takes the cattle, And makes Mileh-kibe jield blood, and shakes a chain, In a most hideous atid drcadi'ul manner. It has been said...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 19

Periodicals - 1841
...goes, thM Herne the hunter, Some lime a keeper litre in Windsor Forest, Doth all the winter time, tit still midnight, W,alk round about an oak with great...he blasts the tree, and takes the cattle, And makes luilch-kine yield blood, and shakes a chain, In a most hideous and dreadful manner. It has been said...
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A Summer's Day at Windsor, and a Visit to Eton

Edward Jesse - 1841 - 151 pages
...distress, and the pranks of the " Merry Wives." " There is an old tale goes, that Herne the hunter, Sometime a keeper here in Windsor forest, Doth all...still midnight. Walk round about an oak, with great ragg'd horns, And there he blasts the tree." There is a " pit hard by," where " Nan and her troop of...
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