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" Dancing in the chequer'd shade; And young and old come forth to play On a sunshine holiday, Till the livelong daylight fail... "
The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ... - Page 137
1806 - 380 pages
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The muses' bower, embellished with the beauties of English poetry, Volume 1

English poetry - 1809
...Phillis dresses ; And then in haste her bower she leaves, Or, if the earlier season lead, To the tan'd haycock in the mead. Sometimes, with secure delight,...And young and old come forth to play On a sun-shine holyday, 'Till the live-long day-light fail : Then to the spicy nut-brown ale, With stories told of...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 1, Part 1

British poets - 1809
...bow'r she leaves. With Thestylis to bind the sheaves ; Or if the earlier season lead To the taun'il haycock in the mead, Sometimes with secure delight...invite, When the merry bells ring round, And the jocund rebeis sound To many a youth, and many a maid, Dancing in the chequer'd shade ; And young and old come...
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Cowley, Denham, Milton

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...bower she leaves, With Thestylis to bind the sheaves ; Or, if the earlier season lead, To the tann'd haycock in the mead. Sometimes with secure delight...And young and old come forth to play On a sun-shine holy-day. Till the live-long day-light fail : Then to the spicy nut-brown ale, With stories told of...
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Cowper's Milton, in Four Volumes: Paradise regained. An account of Cowper's ...

William Hayley, John Milton, William Cowper - Literary Criticism - 1810
...bower she leaves, With Thestylis to bind the sheaves ; Or, if the earlier season lead, To the tann'd haycock in the mead. Sometimes with secure delight...jocund rebecks sound To many a youth, and many a maid, And young and old come forth to play On a sun-shine holy-day, Till the live-long day-light fail: Then...
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Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ...

John Milton - 1810
...Thestylis to bind the sheaves ; Or, if the earlier season lead, To the tann'd haycock in the meat). Sometimes with secure delight The upland hamlets will...jocund rebecks sound To many a youth, and many a maid, And young and old come forth to play On a sun-shine holy-day, Till the live-long day-light fail: Then...
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Enfield's Guide to Elocution: Improved and Classically Divided Into Six ...

John Sabine - Elocution - 1810 - 295 pages
...bow'r she leaves,. With Thestylis to bind the sheaves ; Or if the earlier season lead To the tann'd hay-cock in the mead.. Sometimes with secure delight...When the merry bells ring round, . And the jocund rebecs sound To many a youth and many a maid,. Dancing in the chequer'd shade ; And young and old come...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 16

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...chcquerM shade ; •And young and old come forth to play On a sun-shine holy-day. Till the live-Ion^ day-light fail : . Then to the spicy nut-brown ale,...told of many a feat. How fairy Mab the junkets eat ; She was pinch'd, and pull'd, she sed, And by the friar's l.inthorn led ; Tells how the drudging goblin...
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Elegant extracts

Elegant extracts - English poetry - 1816 - 1064 pages
...mead. Sometimes with secure delight The upland hamlets will invite, When the merry bells ringtound, And the jocund rebecks sound To many a youth and many...chequer'd shade ; And young and old come forth to piny On a sunshine holiday. Till the lire-long day-light fail ; Then to the spicy nut-brown ale, With...
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Poems on various subjects: selected to enforce the practice of virtue, and ...

E Tomkins - English poetry - 1817 - 260 pages
...bower she leaves, With Thestylis to bind the sheaves ; Or if the earlier season lead, To the tinni'd haycock in the mead. Sometimes with secure delight...And young and old come forth to play On a sunshine holy-day, Till the live-long daylight foil ; Then to the spicy nut-brown ale, With stories told of...
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Areopagitica: A Speech to the Parliament of England, for the Liberty of ...

John Milton - Freedom of the press - 1819 - 311 pages
...accords aptly with the context, which is then descriptive of the same rustic revelry us in L' Allegro : " When the merry Bells ring round, " And the jocund...and many a maid, " Dancing in the chequer'd shade." P. 93. The Rebeck seems (as Warton there remarked) to have been almost a common name for a fiddle;...
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