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" O whare will I get a skeely skipper, To sail this new ship of mine?' O up and spake an eldern knight, Sat at the King's right knee, 'Sir Patrick Spens is the best sailor That ever sailed the sea. "
English and Scotch Historical Ballads - Page 72
edited by - 1871 - 260 pages
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A Book of Famous Verse

American poetry - 1892 - 1 pages
...Lord Byron. SIR PATRICK SPENS THE king sits in Dunfennline tonn, Drinking the blnde-red wine : " Oh, whare will I get a skeely skipper To sail this new ship of mine ? " Oh, up and spake an eldern knight, Sat at the king's right knee, " Sir Patrick Spens is the best...
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Abbotsford Series of the Scottish Poets,

George Eyre-Todd - 1893
...in Dunfermline town,* Drinking the bluid-red wine; "O whare will I get a skeely1 skipper, "skilful. To sail this new ship of mine?" O up and spake an eldern knight, Sat at the king's right knee, " Sir Patrick Spens is the best sailor That ever sailed the sea." Our...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1895
...century, a curious example of the medley common in traditional poetry.] The king sits in Dunfcrmline town, Drinking the blude-red wine ; *O whare will...new ship of mine !' O up and spake an eldern knight, Sat at the king's right knee, — 'Sir Patrick Spens is the best sailor, That ever sail'd the sea.'...
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The Heart of Oak Books, Book 4

Charles Eliot Norton, Kate Stephens, George Henry Browne - Literature - 1895
...SPENS. THE king sits in Dunfermline town, Drinking the blood-red wine : " O where will I get a skeely l skipper, To sail this new ship of mine?" O up and spake an eldern 2 knight, Sat at the king's right knee : 1 8kecly, skilful. 2 eldern, old. " Sir Patrick Spens is the...
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The Heart of Oak Books, Book 4

Charles Eliot Norton, Kate Stephens, George Henry Browne - Literature - 1895
...dispatched him. SIR PATRICK SPENS. THE king sits in Dunfermline town, Drinking the blood-red wine: " O where will I get a skeely * skipper, To sail this new ship of mine? " 0 up and spake an elderii 2 knight, Sat at the king's right knee: 1 skeely, skilful. 2 eldern, old....
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The Ancient Mariner

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1897 - 92 pages
...Revenge, The Sailor Boy, and Longfellow's Wreck of the Hesperus. "The King sits in Dunfermline town 'O whare will I get a skeely skipper To sail this new ship o' mine?' " Ballad of Sir Patrick Spins. " And the sun went down and the stars came out far over the...
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Poet's Walk: An Introduction to English Poetry

Mowbray Morris - English poetry - 1898 - 343 pages
...horsemanship. 16 SfR PATRICK SPENS THE King sits in Dumfermline town, Drinking the blude-red wine ; ' Oh whare will I get a skeely skipper, To sail this new ship of mine ! ' Oh up and spake an eldern knight, Sat at the King's right knee,— Sir Patrick Spens is the best...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by ..., Volume 1

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1899
...common in traditional poetry.] The king sits in Dunfermline town, Drinking the blude-red wine ; 4O whare will I get a skeely skipper, To sail this new ship of mine !' O up and spake an eldern knight, Sat at the king's right knee, — 'Sir Patrick Spens is the best sailor, That ever sail'd the sea.1...
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The English Poets, Volume 1

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1901
...century, a curious example of the medley common in traditional poetry.] The king sits in Dunfermline town, Drinking the blude-red wine ; 'O whare will...new ship of mine !' O up and spake an eldern knight, Sat at the king's right knee, — 'Sir Patrick Spens is the best sailor, That ever sail'd the sea.'...
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The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1900

Arthur Quiller-Couch - English poetry - 1901 - 1084 pages
...Thomas on earth was never seen. 368. Sir Patrick Spens I. The Sailing '"THE king sits in Dunfermline town Drinking the blude-red wine; 'O whare will I get a skeely skipper To sail this new ship o' mine ? ' O up and spak an eldern knight, Sat at the king's right knee; 'Sir Patrick Spens is the...
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