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" The Queen of Hearts, she made some tarts, All on a summer day: The Knave of Hearts, he stole those tarts, And took them quite away! "
The Nursery Rhyme Book - Page 104
edited by - 1897 - 288 pages
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Public Characters, Volume 8

Biography - 1806
...poetry ; the following ludicrous lines being chosen as the subject ; " The " The Queen f Hearts, JS'he made some tarts, All on a summer's day: The Knave...Hearts He stole those tarts, • And — took them quite — away !" Some have imagined that Addison's exposition of the ballad of Chevy Chace, in the...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 108

1858
...we read his youthful imitator'a critical analysis of what he designates the epic poem beginning— ' The queen of hearts She made some tarts All on a summer's day.' , If self-love did not blind the best of us to our own errors and absurdities, almost every modern...
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Public characters [Formerly British public characters] of 1798-9 ..., Volume 8

1806
...in vain. Let Leuctra s;tv, let JManttnea tell, Jlpw great Epamiuonclas fought and fell! " Not" Tire Queen of Hearts, She made some tarts, All on a summer's day: Th&Kriare of Hearts lie stole those tarts, Aud—took them quite'—away '." Some Have imagined that...
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The Microcosm: A Periodical Work, Volume 1

John Smith, George Canning, Robert Percy Smith, John Hookham Frere - 1809
...or, as he more aptly phrases it, '* elegans ejepletivvm." The passage therefore must stand thus, . " The Queen of Hearts She made some tarts All on a summer's day." And thus ends the first part, or beginning, which is simple and unembellished ; opens the subject in...
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The Gleaner: A Series of Periodical Essays, Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1811
...or, as he more aptly phrases it " elegans expletivum." The passage therefore must stand thus : — The Queen of Hearts She made some tarts, • All on a summer's day. And thus ends the first part or beginning ; which is simple and unembellished ; opens the subject in...
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Microcosm. General index

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...expletive, or, as he more aptly phrases it, ' elegans expletivum.' The passage therefore must stand thus, The Queen of Hearts She made some Tarts All on a summer's day. And thus ends the first part, or beginning, which is simple and unembellished; opens the subject in...
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The microcosm [ed. by G. Canning and others]. [Another]

George Canning - 1825
...expletive, or, as he more aptly phrases it, " elegans expleiivum." The passage therefore must stand thus, " The Queen of Hearts She made some tarts All on a summer's day." And thus ends the first part or beginning, which is simple and unembellished ; opens the subject in...
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The Royal Lady's Magazine, and Archives of the Court of St. James's, Volume 5

Great Britain - 1833
...perfect epic poem in the world : some of our readers may probably not recollect it — it runneth thus : The queen of hearts She made some tarts, All on a...knave of hearts He stole those tarts, And took them quite away. The king of hearts,' Called for those tarts, And beat the knave full sore : The knave of...
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Walks and Wanderings in the World of Literature, Volume 1

James Grant - 1839
...eloquence of their style and their critical discernment, on the well-known nursery poem beginning with " The Queen of Hearts She made some tarts All on a summer's day.'' That Mr. Canning did not pursue the glorious and useful career which he thus early pointed out for...
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Walks and Wanderings in the World of Literature, Volume 1

James Grant - 1839
...eloquence of their style and their critical discernment, on the well-known nursery poem beginning with " The Queen of Hearts She made some tarts All on a summer's day.'' That Mr. Canning did not pursue the glorious and useful career which he thus early pointed out for...
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