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" SO now is come our joyful'st feast; Let every man be jolly, Each room with ivy leaves is drest, And every post with holly. Though some churls at our mirth repine, Round your foreheads garlands twine, Drown sorrow in a cup of wine, And let us all be merry.... "
Early English Poetry, Ballads, and Popular Literature of the Middle Ages - Page 63
by Percy Society - 1841
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 32

Henry Mills Alden, Thomas Bucklin Wells, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman - American literature - 1866
...with holly. Though some churls at otir mirth repine, Hound your foreheads Airlands twine, Drown Borrow in a cup of wine, And let us all be merry. Now all our neighbors* chimneys ernoke, And Christmas blocke are buruing; Their ovens they with baked-ment chuke,...
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Schriften zur Geschichte der Dichtung und Sage: Abhandlung zu den volksliedern

Wilhelm Ludwig Holland - 1866
...3JgI. Sitfon, Anc. songs uf №. I, 131. ^anliefen, Popul. ballads and songs II, 273 (2aiibliS 46): each room with ivy leaves is drest and every post with holly. 279. 2« „A song on the Ivy and the Holly" bei ©anbçe l ff. iinb bei SRitfon a. а. О. .Ч ф...
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Uhlands schriften zur geschichte der dichtung und sage: bd. Abhandlung über ...

Ludwig Uhland - Epic poetry, French - 1866
...S5gl. SRitfon, Ane. songs и. f. ю. I, 131. 3amiefon, Popul. ballads and songs II, 273 (©anbtj« 46): each room with ivy leaves is drest and every post with holly. 279. 26 „A song on the Ivy and the Holly" bet ©anblje l ff. unb bei ÍHitfoii a. а. D. Äeb,iretm:...
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Scenes of the Olden Time

William Henry Davenport Adams - Great Britain - 1867 - 128 pages
...eev'ral dishes standing by. As, here a custard, there a pie." XI. Christmas " So now is come our joyfuTst feast ; Let every man be jolly ; Each room with ivy...Drown sorrow in a cup of wine, And let us all be merry !'* GEORGE WITHER. "Come, bring with a noise, My merrie, merrie boys, The Christmas log to the firing;...
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Extracts from English Literature

John Rolfe - 1867 - 383 pages
...fair, and bright, But what earth breathes against thy light ! H. VAUOHAN. Silex Seintillant. CHRISTMAS. So now is come our joyful'st feast ; Let every man...with holly. Though some churls at our mirth repine, Bound your foreheads garlands twine, Drown sorrow in a cup of wine, And let us all be merry. GEORGE...
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Scenes of the olden time, by the author of 'Records of noble lives'.

William Henry Davenport Adams - 1867
..." Ho now is come our joyful'st feast ; Let every man be jolly ; Kach room with ivy leaves is drcst, And every post with holly. Though some churls at our...garlands twine ; Drown sorrow in a cup of wine, And lot us all be merry !" GEO&OE WITHER. ' ' Come, bring with a noise, My mcrrle. merrle boys, The Christmas...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations - 1867 - 715 pages
...comes but once a year. Tuner, 500 pointt, 12. Lo ! now is come our joyful'st feast ! Let every man bo jolly. Each room with ivy leaves is drest, And every post with holly. CHBISTMAS— continued. Now all our neighbours' chimneys smoke, And Christmas blocks are burning ;...
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Acrostics in prose and verse, a sequel to Double acrostics by various ...

Double acrostics - 1867
...361. " My curse, my nephew — I will not let his name Slip from my lips if I can help it." 1. " Lo ! now is come our joyful'st feast ! Let every man be jolly ; Each roorne with yvie leaves is drest, And every post with holly." 2. " High heaven with trembling the dread...
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JESSIE OGLETHORPE: OR THE STORY OF A DAUGHTER'S DEVOTION AND OTHER TALES

EDINBURGH: JOHNSTONE, HUNTER, AND CO. - 1868
...animosities, their jealousies and petty gods, were willing to exclaim, with the quaint old poet — ' So now is come our joyful'st feast : Let every man...sorrow in a cup of wine, And let us all be merry. ' There were no ' cups of wine' in Job Oglethorpe's cottage, but there was a moderate tankard of good...
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The Country Gentleman's Magazine

Simpkin Marshall & Co. - 1868
...year." And to use old George Withers' words — " So now is come our joyful'st feast ; Let every one be jolly; Each room with ivy leaves is drest, And every post with holly." Pliny says " the Greek name for the holly was 'Agria,' " and that if planted in a house or farm, it...
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