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" Here lies John Quebecca, precentor to My Lord the King. When he is admitted to the choir of angels, whose society he will embellish, and where he will distinguish himself by his powers of song, God shall say to the angels, " Cease, ye calves ! and let... "
"Quaint epitaphs" - Page 41
1895 - 45 pages
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The French Anas: Poggio. Du Perron. Valois. Naudé. Patin. Sorbiere. Segrais ...

Jacques D. Du Perron, M. Garnier (Charles-Georges-Thomas), Christophe Jean Françoise Beaucousin - Anas - 1805
...of Spain's Precentor, which he had seen himself at Saragossar " Here lies John Cabeca, Precentor of my Lord the King. When he is admitted to the choir...song, God shall say to the angels, "Cease, ye calves! and let me hear John Cabega, the Precentor of my Lord the King." ANECDOTES OF MALHERBE*. When some...
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Liber Facetiarum: Being a Collection of Curious and Interesting Anecdotes ...

Anecdotes - 1809 - 344 pages
...Spain's precentor, which he Tiad seen himself at Saragossa : " Here lies John Cabe§a, precentor of my lord the king. When he is admitted to the choir...song, God shall say to the angels, " Cease, ye calves! and let me hear John Cabe§a, the precentor of my lord the king." Segmis. MAXIMUS, a lady of Smyrna,...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1851
...from that supplied by your correspondent, and is as follows : " Here lies John Cabeca, precentor of my lord the king. When he is admitted to the choir of angels, whose society he will embellish by his powers of song, God shall say to the angels, ' Cease, ye calves I and let me hear John Cabcfa,...
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Questions and answers - 1851
...from that supplied by your correspondent, and is as follows : " Here lies John Caber/a, precentor of my lord the king. When he is admitted to the choir of angels, whose society he will embellish by his powers of song, God shall say to the angels, ' Cease, ye calves I and let me hear John Cabeca,...
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Anecdotes and reminiscences of illustrious men and women of modern times [ed ...

Anecdotes - 1872
...Spain's precentor, which he had seen himself at Saragossa : — " Here lies John Cabega, precentor of my Lord the King. When he is admitted to the choir...song, God shall say to the angels, ' Cease, ye calves ! and let me hear John Cabega, the precentor of my Lord the King.'" — Segraisiana. 447T ONCE travelled...
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Anecdotes and Reminiscences of Illustrious Men and Women of Modern Times

William Carew Hazlitt - Anecdotes - 1900 - 357 pages
...Spain's precentor, which he had seen himself at Saragossa : — " Here lies John Cabega, precentor of my Lord the King. When he is admitted to the choir...song, God shall say to the angels, ' Cease, ye calves ! and let me hear John Cabec,a, the precentor of my Lord the King.'" — Segraisiana. T ONCE travelled...
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Gleanings for the Curious from the Harvest Fields of Literature: A Melange ...

Charles Carroll Bombaugh - Literary curiosa - 1874 - 864 pages
...scrounded, AT SARAGOSSA, Si-All. Here lies John Qucbecca, precentor to My Lord the King. When he ii admitted to the choir of angels, whose society he will embellish, and when he will distinguish himself by his powers of Bong, God shall eay to the angoll, "Cease, ye calves!...
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GLEANINGS FOR THE CURIOUS FROM THE HARVEST-FIELDS OF LITERATURE

1875
...me. IN DONCASTER CHURCHYARD, 1816. Here lies 2 Brothers by misfortin serounded, AT SARAGOSSA, SPAIX. Here lies John Quebecca, precentor to My Lord the...song, God shall say to the angels, " Cease, ye calves ! and let me hear John Quebecca, the precentor of My Lord the King !" ROCHESTER'S EPITAPH ON CHARLES...
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Chronicles of the tombs: a select collection of epitaphs, preceded by an ...

Thomas Joseph Pettigrew - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1888 - 529 pages
...to be seen at Saragossa. Another version has been given (Notes and Queries, vol. iii. p. 459) : — When he is admitted to the choir of angels, whose society he will embellish by his powers of song, God shall say to the angels, ' Cease ye calves ! & let me hear John Cabec,a,...
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HANDY -BOOK OF LITERARY CURIOSITIES

WILLIAM S WALSH - 1892
...Never let blisters be applied to a lying-in woman's back. For this and all other good women's sake, and let me hear John Queoecca, the precentor of My Lord the King 1" It is in remembrance of such fulsome...
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