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" ... after, insomuch as the very carcasses they spared not to scrape out of their graves ; and, if they found a plot of water-cresses or shamrocks, there they flocked as to a feast for the time, yet not able long to continue therewithal ; that in short... "
The Tribes of Ireland: A Satire - Page 80
by Aengus O'Daly - 1852 - 112 pages
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The Butcher Boy

Colin MacCabe - History - 2007 - 87 pages
...very carcasses they spared not to scrape out of their graves, and if they found a plot of water cress or shamrocks, there they flocked as to a feast for the time, yet not able long to continue therewithal, that in short space there were none almost left and a most populous and plentiful country...
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Ireland: Contested Ideas of Nationalism and History

Hugh F. Kearney - History - 2007 - 309 pages
...carcasses they spared not to scrape out of their graves, and if they could find a plot of watercress or shamrocks, there they flocked as to a feast for the time, yet not able long to continue therewithal, that in short space there was none almost left and a most populous country suddenly left...
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The Faerie Queene, Book Five

Edmund Spenser, Abraham Stoll - 2006 - 224 pages
...such wretchednesse, as that any stony heart would have rued the same. Out of every corner of the woods and glynnes they came creeping forth upon their hands,...there were none almost left, and a most populous and plentifull countrey suddainely left voyde of man and beast; yet sure in all that warre, there perished...
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The Nineteenth Century, Volume 9

Nineteenth century - 1881
...carrions, happy where they could find them, yea, and one another soon after, insomuch as the very carcases they spared not to scrape out of their graves ; and...feast for the time, yet not able long to continue these withal ; that in short space there were none almost left. Then, a hundred and forty years later,...
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The Collected Works of W.B. Yeats Volume IV: Early Essays

William Butler Yeats, Richard J. Finneran, George Bornstein - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 560 pages
...they spared not to scrape out of theyr graves; and if they found a plot of watercresses or shamrokes, there they flocked as to a feast for the time, yet...therewithall; that in short space there were none allmost left, and a most populous and plentifull countrey suddaynely left voyde of man or beast; yet...
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The Catholic University Bulletin, Volume 15

1909
...spared not to scrape out of theyr graves ; and yf they founde a plotte of water-cresses or sham-rokes, there they flocked as to a feast for the time, yet not able long to continue therewithall ; that in shorte space there were none allmost left, and a most populous and plentyfull countrey suddaynly made...
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The Dublin Review, Part 2

Nicholas Patrick Wiseman - 1844
...scrape out of their graves ; and if they found a plot of water-cresses or shamrocks, there they nocked as to a feast for the time, yet not able long to continue there withal ; that in short space there were none almost f left, and a most populous and plentiful...
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