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" I smell the blood of an Englishman, Be he alive or be he dead, I'll grind his bones to make my bread. "
Nursery rhymes, tales and jingles. The Camden ed. Compiled by mrs. Valentine - Page 534
edited by - 1874
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Essays on Education and Culture

C. F. Childs - Education - 1867 - 233 pages
...can escape no more forever ? Necessity is a giant, and ever as he seeks his victim he sings, — " Be he alive or be he dead, I '11 grind his bones to make my bread." Terrible as he was to our fathers, he is not much so to us ; for he had been met by the...
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Old nursery tales and famous histories, re-told

1869
...knew some one was at hand, and thus declared his intentions : — " Fee !— fie !— fob !— fum ! 1 smell the blood of an Englishman ! Be he alive, or be he dead, I '11 grind hia bones to make my bread ! " " First catch me," said Jack ; and he flung off his coat of darkness...
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Old nursery tales and popular stories

1869
...sharpness. As he came close to him, though the giant could not see him, yet he cried out, "Fie! fob! fum ! I smell the blood of an Englishman : Be he alive, or be he dead, I'll grind his bones to make my bread." " Say you so, my friend ? " said Jack : " you are a clever...
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The child's popular fairy tales, told for the hundredth time

Henry William Dulcken - 1869 - 497 pages
...he knew some one was at hand, and thus declared his intentions : — "Fee!— fie!— fob!— fum! 1 smell the blood of an Englishman ! Be he alive, or be he dead, I 'l1 grind his bones to make my bread ! " " First catch me," said Jack ; and he flung off his coat of...
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The China question

China - 1870 - 74 pages
...(Amoor) where he hums his plaintive Scythian songs ; and this is the burden of his refrain : . Faa- fee- fo- fum, I smell the blood of an Englishman, Be he alive, or be he dead, I'll grind his bones to make my bread. * February, 1868. The FOREIGN TRADE OF CHINA was, in 1868, value...
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Zoological Mythology;: Or, The Legends of Animals, Volume 1

conte Giuseppe Angelo de Gubernatis - Animals - 1872
...monster smells the blood of an Englishman, as in the familiar lines in Jack the Giant-Killei — " Fe fo fum, I smell the blood of an Englishman ; Be he...alive or be he dead, I '11 grind his bones to make my bread." 2 Cfr. Teza, The Three Golden Hairs of the Grandfather Know-all, a Bohemian tale (7 tre...
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Traditions, Superstitions, and Folklore, (chiefly Lancashire and the North ...

Charles Hardwick - Folklore - 1872 - 306 pages
...called out to his wife, " I smell fresh meat ! " or according to the popular rhyme — Fee, fo, fam, I smell the blood of an Englishman ! Be he alive or be he dead, I'll grind his bones to salt and bread ! The said "raw head and bloody bones," I was seriously informed,...
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Die Thiere in der indogermanischen Mythologie

Angelo De Gubernatis - Animal lore - 1874 - 675 pages
...Ungeheuer das Blut eines Eiiglšndcrn, wie in den bekannten Zeilen in Jack the Giant-Kil ler: „Fe fo fum, I smell the blood of an Englishman ! Be he alive, or be he dead, l'll grind bis bones, to make my bread." „Fe fo fum, leb rieche englisch Blut! Sei er lebend, sei...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1875
...Shakespeare, may have been compiled from something that was so : they are uttered by a giant : — " Fee, faw, fum, I smell the blood of an Englishman ; Be he alive, or be he dead, I'll grind his bones to make my bread." Another version is given by Jamieson in Illustrations of Northern...
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Mother Goose's Melodies, Or, Songs for the Nursery

Children's songs - 1878 - 189 pages
...deceit. Eye winker,88 Tom tinker, Nose dropper, Mouth eater, Chin chopper, Chin chopper. Fa, Fe, Fi, Fo, Fum ! I smell the blood of an Englishman : Be he alive or be he dead, I'll grind his bones to make me bread F for fig, J for jig,89 And N for knuckle bones, I for lohn the...
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