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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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Contemplating Music: Substance

Ruth Katz - Music - 1987 - 392 pages
...latter is easily managed by the voice, he makes the song itself imitative. Thus, in that song, "Let the merry bells ring round, / And the jocund rebecks...and many a maid, / Dancing in the chequer'd shade," — he makes the voice in the beginning imitate the sound of a chime of bells, and in the end the motion...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...fantastic toe. And in thy right hand lead with thee, The mountain nymph, sweet Liberty; (1. 33-36) 22 pring opens (touching sk chequered shade; And young and old come forth to play On a sunshine holiday, (1. 93—98) 23 Tells...
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Theorie der literarischen Gattungen: ein Handbuch für Studierende der ...

András Horn - Drama - 1998 - 207 pages
...dessen Titel bereits die Grundstimmung des Gedichts vorwegnimmt, stehen etwa folgende Verse: [...] 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 [...] (Z. 91-98; 1969:...
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Complete Poems and Major Prose

John Milton, Merritt Yerkes Hughes - Poetry - 1957 - 1059 pages
...ring round, And the jocund rebecs sound To many a youth, and many a maid, 95 Dancing in the Checker'd shade; And young and old come forth to play On a Sunshine...livelong daylight fail; Then to the Spicy Nut-brown Ale, 100 With stories told of many a feat, How Faery Mab the junkets eat; She was pincht and pull'd, she...
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The Poetics of Melancholy in Early Modern England

Douglas Trevor - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 252 pages
...it as potentially enjoyable to watch: "To many a youth, and many a maid, / Dancing in the chequered shade; / And young and old come forth to play / On...daylight fail, / Then to the spicy nut-brown ale" (95-100). Still, Milton's final, conditional endorsement of a mirthful, social existence - "These delights...
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L' Allegro, Il Penseroso, Comus, and Lycidas

John Milton - Poetry - 2006 - 92 pages
...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...nut-brown ale, With stories told of many a feat, How Faery Mab the junkets eat. She was pinched and pulled, she said; And he, by Friar's lantern led, Tells...
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L' Allegro, Il Penseroso, Comus, and Lycidas

John Milton - Poetry - 2006 - 100 pages
...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...spicy nut-brown ale, With stories told of many a feat, She was pinched and pulled, she said; And he, by Friar's lantern led, Tells how the drudging goblin...
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L'allegro, Il Penseroso, Comus, and Lycidas: Easyread Comfort Edition

John Milton - Poetry - 2006 - 68 pages
...Or, if the earlier season lead, To the tanned haycock in the mead. Sometimes, with secure delight, 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, Till the livelong daylight...
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