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" First on the wall was peinted a forest, In which ther wonneth neyther man ne best, With knotty knarry barrein trees old Of stubbes sharpe and hidous to behold ; In which ther ran a romble and a swough, As though a storme shuld bresten every bough : And... "
The British Poets: Including Translations ... - Page 61
by British poets - 1822
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Chaucer.- Surrey.- Wyat.- Sackville.- v. 2. Spenser.- Shakespeare.- Davies ...

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795
...foreft, In which ther wonneth neyther man ne beft, With knotty knarry barrein trees old Of ftubbcs iharpe and hidous to behold, In which ther ran a romble and a fwough, As though a (lorme (huld breften every bough ; And dounward from an hill under a bent Ther...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 1

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...sovereine mansion. First on the wall was peinted a forest, In which ther wonneth neyther man ne best, With knotty knarry barrein trees old Of stubbes sharpe...bresten every bough : And dounward from an hill under a brnt, Ther stood the temple of Mars armipotent, Wrought all of burned stele, of which th' entre* Was...
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Lectures on the English Poets: Delivered at the Surrey Institution

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1818 - 331 pages
...sovereine mansion. First on the wall was peinted a forest, In which ther wonneth neyther man ne best, With knotty knarry barrein trees old Of stubbes sharpe...As though a storme shuld bresten every bough." And again, among innumerable terrific images of death and slaughter painted on the wall, is this one: "...
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Lectures on the English Poets: Delivered at the Surrey Institution

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1818 - 331 pages
...sovereine mansion. First on the wall was peinted a forest, In which ther wonneth neyther man ne best, With knotty knarry barrein trees old Of stubbes sharpe and hidous to behold j In which ther ran a romble and a swough, As though a stornie shuld bresten every bough." And again,...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes, Volume 12

John Dryden, Sir Walter Scott - 1821
...the wall was peinted a forest, In which ther wonneth nyther man ne best, With knotty knarry barrien trees old, Of stubbes sharpe, and hidous to behold, In which ther ran a rgmble and a swough, As though a storme shuld brestcn every bough ; And dounward from an hill, under...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...forest, In which ther wonneth neyther man ne best, With knotty knarry barrein trees old Of stnbbes sharp Mu stormo shuld bresten every bough : And dounward from an hill under a bent, Ther stood the temple of...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...man ne best, With knotty knarry barrein trees old Of stubbes sharp and hidous to behold ; In whieh t of breath he overtakes his fellows ; hresten every bough : And dounward from an hill under a bent, Ther stood the temple of Mars armipotent,...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 9

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...forest In which ther wonneth neyther man ne best ; With knotty, knarry, barrein trees old, Of ttubbes sharpe, and hidous to behold ; In which ther ran a romble and a swough, As though a fttorme shuld bresten every bough. Chauar. The Knighiet Tale. There overtake. Та greta route Of hunters...
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Select Works of the British Poets: From Chaucer to Jonson, with Biographical ...

Robert Southey - English poetry - 1831 - 1016 pages
...sovereine mansion. First on the wall was peinted a forest, In which ther wonneth neyther man ne best, j -寒 + Y[ 0 Q 7+ 0z@ B @ V l}# s Jt8L [ there ran a romble and a swough, As though a storme shuld bresten every bough : And dounward from an...
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A new dictionary of the English language

Charles Richardson - 1836
...It suxyed so merrily. — Piers Plouhman't Vition, v. 20. First on the wall was peinted a forest — In which ther ran a romble and a swough, As though a storme shnlde bresten every bough. Chaucer. The KnigUes Tale, v. 1981. He wepeth, and waileth, maketh sory...
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