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" In behint yon auld fail dyke, I wot there lies a new slain knight; And naebody kens that he lies there, But his hawk, his hound, and lady fair. "His hound is to the hunting gane, His hawk to fetch the wild-fowl hame, His lady's ta'en another mate, So... "
The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: First Series, Containing Minstrelsy ... - Page 157
by Sir Walter Scott - 1838 - 532 pages
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The North American Review, Volume 120

North American review - 1875
...making a moan. The one unto the other did say, Where shall we gang dine to-day ? In beyond that old turf dyke I wot there lies a new-slain knight ; And naebody kens that he lies there But his hawk and his hound and his lady fair, j His hound is to the hunting gone, His hawk to fetch the wild fowl...
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Among My Books: Second Series

James Russell Lowell - English literature - 1876 - 327 pages
...making a moan. The one unto the other did say, Where shall we gang dine to-day ? In beyond that old turf dyke I wot there lies a new-slain knight ; And naebody kens that he lies there But his hawk and his hound and his lady fair. His hound is to the hunting gone, His hawk to fetch the wild fowl...
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Among My Books: Second Series

James Russell Lowell - 1876 - 327 pages
...making a moan. The one unto the other did say, Where shall we gang dine to-day ? In beyond that old turf dyke I wot there lies a new-slain knight; And naebody kens that he lies there But his hawk and his hound and his lady fair. His hound is to the hunting gone, His hawk to fetch the wild fowl...
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The Book of English Elegies

W. F. March Phillipps - Elegiac poetry - 1879 - 316 pages
...the Cheviot, God send us all good ending. (Percy Reliques.} 8 Better our ills. THE TWA CORBIES. ||SI was walking all alane, I heard twa corbies making a mane; The tane unto the tither did say, " Whar sall we gang and dine the day? " " In behint yon auld fail dyke, I wot there...
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The English Poets, Volume 1

Thomas H. Ward - English poetry - 1880
...wounds that were so red ; She buried him l efore the prime, She was dead herself ere evensong time.'} As I was walking all alane, I heard twa corbies making...fail dyke, I wot there lies a new-slain knight ; And nae body kens that he lies there, But his hawk, his hound, and lady lair. ' His bound is to the hunting...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. ...

Walter Scott - 1880
...gentleman, Such haukes, such houndes, and such a leman. " Ancient Songs, 1792, p. 159. TIE TWA CORBIES.1 As I was walking all alane, I heard twa corbies making...t'other say, " Where sail we gang and dine to-day 1" — " In behint yon auld fell2 dyke, I wot there lies a new-slain knight; And naebody kens that...
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The English Poets: Chaucer to Donne

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...wounds that were so red ; She buried him before the prime, She was dead herself ere evensong time.'] As I was walking all alane, I heard twa corbies making...t'other say, 'Where sail we gang and dine to-day?' 1 In behint yon auld fail dyke, I wot there lies a new-slain knight ; And nae body kens that he lies...
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The English poets, selections, ed. by T.H. Ward. Chaucer to Donne

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1880
...wounds that were so red ; She buried him before the prime, She was dead herself ere evensong time.'] As I was walking all alane, I heard twa corbies making a mane ; The tane unto the t'other say, ' Where sall we gang and dine to-day ? ' ' In behint yon auld fail dyke, I wot there lies a new-slain knight...
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Chaucer to Donne

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...wounds that were so red ; She buried him before the prime, She was dead herself ere evensong time.'] As I was walking all alane, I heard twa corbies making a mane ; The tane unto the t'other say, 'Where sall we gang and dine to-day?' ' In behint yon auld fail dyke, I wot there lies a new-slain knight...
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Harper's Cyclopędia of British and American Poetry

Epes Sargent - American poetry - 1881 - 958 pages
...17th century. It was communicated to Scott by Mr. Sharpe, as wiittcu down from traditiou by a lady. un shines bright ; I feel him warm, but tano unto the t'other say, " Where sail wo gang and dine to-day '" "In behiut you aulil fail' dyke...
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