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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 Poetical Works, of John Milton: With a Memoir and Seven Embellishments

John Milton - 1847
...bower she leave*. With Thestylis to bind the sheaves ; Or, if the earlier season lead, To the tann'd haycock in the mead. Sometimes, with secure delight,...nut-brown ale, With stories told of many a feat, How faery Mab the junkets eat; She was pinch 'd, and pull'd, she said, And he, by friars' lantern led,...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1847
...bow'r 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...invite, 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...
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Pictures of Country Life: And Summer Rambles in Green and Shady Places

Thomas Miller - Country life - 1847 - 363 pages
..." Before the swallow dares, And takes the wings of March with beauty." SHAKSFERR. GREENWICH PARK. " When the merry bells ring round, And the jocund rebecks...sound To many a youth, and many a maid, Dancing in the chequered shade ; And young and old come forth to play On a sunshine holiday." MILTON'S " L'AT,LKGHO."...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1847
...round, CYCLOPEDIA OF то 1689. To many a youth and many а muid, Dancing in the chequcr'd shadii ; nut-brunn ale, With stories tuld of many a fc-ut, How Fairy Mab the junkuts eat ; She was pinch'd,...
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L'allegro and Il Penseroso

John Milton - 1848 - 60 pages
...Thestylis to bind the sheaves; Or, if the earlier season lead, Ta the tann'd haycock in the mead. 1 Sometimes with secure delight The upland hamlets will...And young and old come forth to play On a sunshine holy-day, Till the live-long daylight fail; • Tower'd cities please us then, And the busy hum of...
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Hood's magazine and comic miscellany, Volume 10

Thomas Hood - 1848
...the fairies in hi& immortal verse : — • " Young and old come forth play, On a sunshine holyday, Till the live-long day-light fail : Then to the spicy...told of many a feat, How fairy Mab the junkets eat; She was pinched and pulled, she said ; And he by friar's lantern led. Tells how the drudging goblin...
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The Juvenile companion, and Sunday-school hive [afterw.] The Sunday school ...

1875
...picture reminds us of certain lines in one of Milton's most beautiful poems, which run thus : — " Sometimes with secure delight, The upland hamlets...sound To many a youth and many a maid Dancing in the chequered shade." Now, how many of our young friends know : the meaning of the word " rebecks " in...
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Poetry for schools

Frederick Charles Cook - 1849
...the mead. Where perhaps some beauty lies, The Cynosurei of neighb'ring eyes. Sqmetimes with secure 3 delight The upland hamlets will invite, When the merry...sound To many a youth and many a maid, Dancing in the checker'd shade; And young and old come forth to play On a sunshine holyday. Tower'd cities please...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1849
...bower she leaves, With Thestylis to bind the sheaves ; Or, if the earlier season lead, To the tann'd o.it CYCLOPAEDIA OF To mnny a youth and many л maid, Dancing in the chequer'd shade ; And young and...
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The Cradle of the Twin Giants, Science and History, Volume 2

Henry Christmas - Occultism - 1849
...belief in these matters, when, speaking of their evening's amusements, he beautifully says : — " Till the live-long daylight fail, Then to the spicy...stories told of many a feat, How fairy Mab the junkets ate. She was pinched and pulled, she said, And he by friar's lanthorn led. Tell how the drudging goblin...
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