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" Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter, for there was none in the land. Wretched men starved with hunger. Some lived on alms, who had been erewhile rich. Some fled the country. Never was there more misery, and never acted heathens worse... "
The Anglo-Saxon chronicle. The chronicle of Florence of Worcester, with a ... - Page 163
by Anglo-Saxon chronicle, Florentius (Wigorniensis.) - 1853
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Macariae Excidium, Or, The Destruction of Cyprus: Being a Secret History of ...

Charles O'Kelly - Ireland - 1850 - 575 pages
...day's journey, nor ever shouldest thou find a man seated in a town, or its lands tilled. Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter, for there was none in the land,—wretched men starved with hunger,—some lived on alms, who had been erewhile rich: some fled...
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Irish archaeological and Celtic society - Ireland - 1850
...day's journey, nor ever shouldest thou find a man seated in a town, or its lands tilled. Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter, for there was none in the land,—wretched men starved with hunger,—some lived on alms, who had been erewhile rich : some fled...
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Consuetudines Kanciae, a History of Gavelkind and Other Remarkable Customs ...

Charles Sandys - England Land - 1851 - 352 pages
...day's journey, nor ever shouldest thou find a man seated in a town, or its lands tilled. Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter, for there was none in the land. Wretched men starved with hunger. Some lived on alms, who had been erewhile rich. Some fled the country. Never was...
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Consuetudines Kanciae: A History of Gavelkind, and Other Remarkable Customs ...

Charles Sandys - Feudal law - 1851 - 352 pages
...day's journey, nor ever shouldest thou find a man seated in a town, or its lands tilled. Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter, for there was none in the land. Wretehed men starved with hunger. Some lived on alms, who had been erewhile rich. Some fled the country....
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The Church Historians of England: pt. 1. The Anglo-Saxon chronicle. The ...

Great Britain - 1853
...a whole day's journey and never find a man remaining in a town, nor the land tilled. Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter, for there...had never yet been greater wretchedness in the land ; nor ever did heathen men worse than they did ; for, after a time, they spared neither church nor...
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Our Ancient Parishes, Or a Lecture on "Quatford, Morville & Aston Eyre 800 ...

George Leigh Wasey - Bridgnorth (England) - 1859 - 99 pages
...a whole day's journey and never find a man remaining in a town, nor the land tilled. Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter, for there...had never yet been greater wretchedness in the land; nor ever did heathen men worse than they did; for, after a time, they spared neither church nor churchyard,...
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Revolutions in English History, Volume 1

Robert Vaughan - Great Britain - 1859 - 1964 pages
...man remaining in a town, nor the land tilled. Then was com dear, and flesh, and cheese, and hutter, for there was none in the land. Wretched men died of hunger; some went a-begging who formerly were rich men ; some fled out of the country. If two or three men came riding to a town, all the township...
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The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle: According to the ..., Volume 2; Volume 23, Part 2

Benjamin Thorpe - Great Britain - 1861
...day's journey and thou shouldst never find a man sitting in a town, or the land tilled. Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter; for there...the land. Wretched men died of hunger ; some went seeking alms who at one while were rich men; some fled out of the land. Never yet had more wretchedness...
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The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle: According to the ..., Volume 2; Volume 23, Part 2

Benjamin Thorpe - Great Britain - 1861
...day's journey and thou shouldst never find a man sitting in n town, or the land tilled. Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter; for there was none in the land. Wretehed men died of hunger ; some went seekmg alms who at one while were rich men ; some fled out...
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The Scot Abroad, Volume 1

John Hill Burton - Scotland - 1864
...day's journey and thou shouldst never find a man sitting in a town, or the land tilled. Then was corn dear, and flesh, and cheese, and butter ; for there...the land. Wretched men died of hunger ; some went seeking alms who at one while were rich men ; some fled out of the land." * This is set down to the...
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