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" With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. "
Moral and political dialogues: being the substance of several conversations ... - Page 244
by Richard Hurd (bp. of Worcester.) - 1765
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ...

Elizabeth Tomkins - English poetry - 1817 - 260 pages
...bed they creep, By whispering winds soon lull'd asleep. Towered cities please us then, And the busy hum of men ; Where throngs of knights and barons bold In weeds of peace high triumphs hold; With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 7

Ezekiel Sanford - English poetry - 1819
...bed they creep, By whispering winds soon lull'd asleep. Tower'd cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and barons bold, In weeds of peace, high triumphs hold, With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both...
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Lectures on the Philosophy of Modern History: Delivered in the ..., Volume 3

George Miller - Europe - 1820
...their mental acquirements, agreeably to the description which Milton has given of these solemnities : Where throngs of knights and barons bold In weeds of peace high triumphs hold, With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit or arms, while both contend...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott (teacher, Edinburgh.) - Elocution - 1819 - 360 pages
...earlier season lead, To the tann'd haycock in the mead. Towered cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and barons bold, In weeds of peace high triumph hold ; With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit or...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Children's stories - 1820 - 407 pages
...earlier season lead, To the tann'd hayccck in the mead. Towered cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and barons bold , In weeds of peace high triumph hold ; With store of ladies whose bright eyes • • Rain influence, and judge the prize....
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The Tourist's Guide Through the County of Caernarvon: Containing a Short ...

Peter Bayley Williams - Caernarfon (Wales) - 1821 - 189 pages
...subjects, in imitation of our Hero Arthur, held a round table, and celebrated it with dance and tournament, Where throngs of Knights and Barons bold, In weeds of Peace, high triumphs hold ; With store of Ladies, whose bright eyes Reign influence, and jndge the prize Of wit or arms, while both...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 17

British poets - 1822
...bed they creep, By whispering winds soon lull'd asleep. Tower'd cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and barons bold, In weeds of peace, high triumphs hold, With store of ladies, whose bright eyes. Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit or arms, while both...
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The Anti-critic for Aug. 1821 and March 1822

sir Samuel Egerton Brydges (bart.) - 1822
...forests, and enchantments drear, Where more is meant than meets the ear . For here it is , that — Throngs of knights and barons bold , In "weeds of peace , high triumphs hold, With store of ladies , whose bright eyes Rain influence , and judge the prize • Of wit or arms , while...
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The Speaker: Or Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...bed they creep, By whisp'ring winds soon lull'd asleep. Tow'red cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and barons bold In weeds of peace high triumphs hold, With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of Sir Thomas Craig of Riccarton ...

Patrick Fraser Tytler - Craig, Thomas, Sir, 1538-1608 - 1823 - 362 pages
...chivalrous display, which are well calculated to stimulate the poetical temperament ; situations " Where throngs of knights, and barons bold In weeds of peace high triumphs hold, With pomp, and feast, and revelry, And mask, and antique pageantry. Sir Thomas was, indeed, no youthful...
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