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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 254
by Richard Hurd (bp. of Worcester.) - 1765
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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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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...bed they creep, By whisp'ring winds soon lull'd asleep. Towered cities please us then, And the busy nt I had sene in writing, Under support of hem that lust it rede. O little boke ! store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...The shrill matin-song Of birda on every bough. T. Warton. 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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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 1-2

British anthology - 1824
...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 jndge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...7The shrill matin-song Of birds on every bough. T. Warton. 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, 120 With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while...
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Illustrations, Critical, Historical, Biographical, and ..., Volume 1

Richard Warner - 1824
...I. to exhibit those splendid scenes in England, which had already glittered on the continent, "• 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 :* • Among the articles...
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