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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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The Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Tales of a grandfather

Walter Scott - France - 1836
...that, as was not unusual on such occasions, many of the gentlemen of the secondary class could not I [" To drive the deer with hound and horn, Earl Percy took his way ; The child may rue that ia unborn. The hunting of that day."— Ballad of Chevy Chace.] obtain beds, but were obliged to spend...
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The Spectator: With Notes and a General Index, Volumes 1-2

1836
...expression in that stanza, • To drive the deer wiOi hound and horn Earl Percy took hi ;.-,; y ; " I' This way of considering the misfortunes which this battle would bring upon posterity, not only on...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator, no. 1-314

Joseph Addison - 1837
...following quotations. What can be greater than either the thought or the expression in that stanza, ' To drive the deer with hound and horn Earl Percy took...The child may rue that is unborn The hunting of that day!1 This way of considering the misfortunes which this battle would bring upon posterity, not only...
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The Poetical Works of the Ettrick Shepherd: With an Autobiography ..., Volume 1

James Hogg - 1839
...our noble king, Our lives and safeties all ! A woeful hunting once there did In Chevy Chase befall : To drive the deer with hound and horn Earl Percy took...child may rue that is unborn The hunting of that day ! HASTE, ranger, to the Athol mountains blue ! Unleash the hounds, and let the bugles sing ! The thousand...
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The British Cyclopaedia of the Arts, Sciences, History, Geography ...

1838
...Douglas to an issue, he had recourse to a deer-stealing incursion upon the grounds of the latter : — To drive the deer with hound and horn, Earl Percy...child may rue that is unborn, The hunting of that day — as is said and sung in the very beautiful and truly national ballad of Chevy Chase. Innumerable...
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The Poetical Works of Hannah More

Hannah More - 1838 - 504 pages
...and queens; Resolv'd, in pity to this polish'd age, To drive these hallad-heroes from the stage. " To drive the deer with hound and horn, Earl Percy took his way : The child may rue, that is unhorn, The hunting of that day." A pretty hasis, truly, for a modern play ! What ! shall a scrihhling,...
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Alfred Moreland, the would-be traveller, an account of the larger quadrupeds ...

George Mogridge - 1839
...remember reading of in the old ballad of Chevy-Chase. ALFRED. O yes, I remember that old ballad very well. "To drive the deer with hound and horn, Earl Percy...may rue, that is unborn, The hunting of that day." I can repeat you twenty or thirty verses of it. MR. CAMPBELL. Thank you, Alfred ; but as I ain pretty...
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The Poetical Works of the Ettrick Shepherd: Including the Queen's ..., Volume 4

James Hogg - Scottish poetry - 1840
...our noble king, Our lives and safeties all ! A woeful hunting once there did In Chevy Chase befall : To drive the deer with hound and horn Earl Percy took...child may rue that is unborn The hunting of that day ! HASTE, ranger, to the Athol mountains blue ! Unleash the hounds, and let the bugles sing ! The thousand...
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Miscellaneous Works: Tragedies. Miscellaneous poems. Hymns and ballads ...

Hannah More - 1840
...pity to this polish'd age, To drive these ballad-heroes from the stage. " To drive the deer with bound and horn., Earl Percy took his way : The child may rue, that is unborn, The hunting of that day." A pretty basis, truly, for a modern play ! What ! shall a scribbling, senseless woman dare To your...
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The Rod and the Gun: Being Two Treatises on Angling and Shooting

James Wilson - Fishes - 1840 - 439 pages
...: — To drive the Deer with Hound and Horn, Earl Pierey took his Way ; The Child may rue that was unborn, The Hunting of that Day. The stout Earl of Northumberland, A Vow to God did make, ffis Pleasure in tlie Scottish Woods, Three Summer's Days to take. With fifteen Hundred Bowmen bold,...
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