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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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Dictionary of Shakespearian Quotations: Exhibiting the Most Forcible ...

William Shakespeare - 1851 - 418 pages
...In me to lose. AW iv. 2. HBRNE'S OAK. There is an old tale goes, that Herne, the hunter, Some time a keeper here in Windsor forest, Doth all the winter time, at still midnight, I80 HERNE'S OAK,— continued. Walk round about an oat, with great ragg'd horns ; And there he blasts...
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William Shakspeare's Complete Works, Dramatic and Poetic, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1852
...let us two devise to bring him thither. Mrs. Page. There is an ola tale goes, that Heme 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, and takes5 the taille , And makes milch-kine yield blood,...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: Life, Glossary, &c : Reprinted ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1875 - 1124 pages
...let us two devise to bring him thither. Mrs. Page. There is an old tale goes, that Heme the hunter, en'd. though yourself had never been born. Glend....shake when 1 was born. Hot. And I say the earth was ragg'd horns ; [cattle, And there he blasts the trees, and takes the And makes milch-kine yield blood,...
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Scenes and occupations of country life

Edward Jesse - 1875
...have had the following quotation affixed to it: — There ia 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 this Oak. I am assured that since this inscription has been put on the tree, some females, who were...
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Peeps at Life, And, Studies in My Cell

Walter Parke - 1875 - 242 pages
...Junui ify Junto. PART I. — THE CASTLE. :' There is an old tale goes, that Herne the Hunter, Some time a keeper here in Windsor Forest, Doth all the winter time, at still midnight. Walk ronnd about an oak, with great ragg'd horns, And there he blasts the tree." • ***" About, about,...
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The works of William Shakspeare, life, glossary &c. repr. from the ..., Part 73

William Shakespeare - 1875
...Page. There is an old tale goes, that Herne the hunter. Sometime a keeper here in Windsor forest, buth d of question in our cause ; For, well you know, we of the offering side Mu ragg'd horns ; [cattle, And there he blasts the trees, and takes the .And makes milch-kine yield blood,...
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The Book of Ballads, Ancient and Modern

Book - Ballads, English - 1875 - 870 pages
...unknown.' There is an old tale goea. that Herne the hunter. Sometime a keeper here in Windsor forest, Both all the winter time, at still midnight, Walk round about an oak, with great ragd horns; And there he blasts the tree, and takes the cattle; And makes milch-kine yield blood, and...
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Poems of Places: England and Wales, Volume 4

Poetry of places - 1876
...Trafalgar ! " Anonymous. Windsor Forest. HEENE'S OAK. 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, and takes the cattle; And makes milch-kine yield blood,...
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Gleanings in Natural History

Edward Jesse - Animal behavior - 1877 - 375 pages
...in addition to the traditions respecting it : — 'There is an old tale goes, that Herne the hunter, Sometime a keeper here in Windsor forest, Doth all the winter time, at rtill midnight. Walk round about an oak, with great ragg'd horns, And there he blasts the tree.' The...
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The Plant-lore & Garden-craft of Shakespeare

Henry Nicholson Ellacombe - Plants in literature - 1878 - 303 pages
...Oak. 3rd Henry VI, act ii, sc. 1. (10) Mrs. Page. There is an old tale goes that Herne the Hunter, Sometime a keeper here in Windsor Forest, Doth all...Walk round about an Oak, with great ragged horns. Page. There want not many that do fear In deep of night to walk by this Heine's Oak. Mrs. Ford. That...
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