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" GOD prosper long our noble king, Our lives and safeties all ; A woful hunting once there did In Chevy-Chase befall. To drive the deer with hound and horn Earl Percy took his way ; The child may rue that is unborn The hunting of that day. "
Old Nursery songs, stories, and ballads - Page 3
by Old nursery songs - 1869
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Sylvae, Or, The Second Part of Poetical Miscellanies

John Dryden - Classical poetry - 1702 - 306 pages
...Hunting once there did in Chevy-Chafe befal. II. To drive the Deer with Hound and Horn , Earl Tiercy took his way* The Child may rue that is unborn the Hunting of that Day. III. The ftout Earl of Northumberland a Vow to God did make, His Pleafure in the Scotijb Woods three...
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A Collection of Old Ballads. Corrected from the Best and Most ..., Volume 1

Ballads, English - 1723
...woful Hunting once there did In Chevy-Chace befall : To drive the Deer with Hound and Horn, Earl Piercy took his way ; The Child may rue that is unborn, The Hunting of that Day. The ftout Earl of Northumberland A Vow to God did make, His Pleafure in the Scottijh Woods Three Summer's...
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A Collection of Old Ballads: Corrected from the Best and Most ..., Volume 1

Ambrose Philips - Ballads, English - 1723
...woful Hunting once there did In Chevy-Chace befall : To drive the Deer with Hound and Horn, Earl Piercy took his way ; The Child may rue that is unborn, The Hunting of that Day. The ftout Earl of Northumberland A Vow to God did make, His Pleafure in the Scottijh Woods Three Summer's...
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The arts of logick and rhetorick [adapted by J. Oldmixon from La manière de ...

John Oldmixon - 1728
...Viclum Aufonii videre. 'The Latian Chiefs have feea me leg mv Life, "Thine is the Conquejt, And again, The Child may rue that is unborn The Hunting of that Day. As in Horace, Audiet pugnas vitio parentum Kara juventus. BUT, after all, I am apt to believe that...
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The Theatrical Bouquet: Containing an Alphabetical Arrangement of the ...

Prologues and epilogues - 1780 - 337 pages
...Queens ; Refolv'd, in pity, to this polifh'd age, To drive thefe ballad heroes from the ftage — ' ' To drive the deer with hound and horn, " Earl Percy...may rue that is unborn, " The hunting of that day." A pretty bafis, truly, for a maudlin Play \ What ! fhall a fcribbling, fenfelefs woman dare To offer...
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Drinking songs. Miscellaneous songs. Ancient ballads

Ballads, English - 1783
...; A woeful hunting once there did In Chevy-chafe befall : To To drive the deer with hound and honi, Earl Percy took his way ; The child may rue that is unborn The hunting of that day. The ftout earl of Northumberland A vow to God did make, His pleafure in the Scotifh woods Three fummers...
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The Spectator. ...

1789
...following quotations. What can be greater than either the thought or the exprefiion in that ftanza, To drive the deer with hound and .horn Earl Percy...child may rue that is unborn The hunting of that day ! This way of confidering the misfortunes which this battle would bring upon pofterity, not only on...
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1794
...all ; A woeful hunting once there did In Chevy-Chafe befal. To drive the deer with hound and hor» Earl Percy took his way ; The child may rue that is unborn The hunting of that day. ' The flout eail of Northumberland A vow to God did make, Hispleafure in the Scottim woods Three fummer's...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...!\ef ilv.'d, in pity to this polifli'd agr, Го drive tlicfc ballad heroes from the nage— — " To drive the deer with hound and horn, " Earl Percy...may rue that is unborn " The hunting of that day." A pretty bafis, truly, fora maudlin play ! What I fliall a fcribbling, fenfclefs woman dare Го offer...
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The British Essayists: The Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1802
...following quotations. What can be greater than cither the thought or the expression in that stanza, To drive the deer with hound and horn Earl Percy took his way ! The child may rue that is unboin The. hunting of that day !' This way of considering the misfortunes which this battle would...
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