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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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An Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive View of the County ..., Volume 2

Eneas Mackenzie - Berwick-upon-Tweed (England) - 1825
...and executions ; but rather that of such an ancient hospitable mansion as is alluded to by Milton : ' Where throngs of knights and barons bold In weeds of peace high triumphs hold.1 " The castle and moat, according to an ancient survey, contained 5 acres 17f perches of ground....
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...bed they ereep, By whisp'ring winds soon lull'd asleep. Towered eities please us then, And the busy et landlady, pray how d'ye do ? Where is Cieily so eleanly, and peaee high triumphs hold, M'ith store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influenee, and judge the prize...
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Elegant Extracts: Book V. Pindaric, Horatian, and other odes ; Book VI ...

English poetry - 1826
...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 Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 2

John Milton - 1826
...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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The Book of Nature, Volume 3

John Mason Good - Natural history - 1826
...is the sentimentalism of gallantry, caparisoned for action, and impatient to enter the burning list, Where throngs of knights and barons bold In weeds of peace high triumphs hold, With stores of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize. This extravagant passion had...
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Mornings in Spring: Or, Retrospections, Biographical, Critical ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - 1828
...Whitaker has observed, cannot but lay strong hold on the imagination, and carry it back to the scenes Where throngs of knights and barons bold In weeds of peace high triumphs hold. * Hist. of Craven, p. 279. " Item, one kyrtle of cremesyn velvett, lyned with whyte sarsenet, and a...
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Mornings in Spring: Or, Retrospections, Biographical, Critical ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - 1828
...has observed, cannot but lay strong hold on the imagination, and carry it back to the scenes Whore throngs of knights and barons bold In weeds of peace high triumphs hold. • Hist, of Craven, p. 279. " Item, one kyrtle of cremesyn velvett, lyned with whyte sarsenet, and...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...to bed we creep, By whisp"ring winds soon lull'd asleep. Tower'd cities please us then, ^nd 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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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...to bed we creep, By whisp'ring 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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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1829 - 407 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 siore of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit or...
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