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" It has been already observed that he was often omitted in the morris. During the reign of Elizabeth the Puritans made considerable havoc among the May-games, by their preachings and invectives. Poor Maid Marian was assimilated to the whore of Babylon... "
Notices Illustrative of the Drama: And Other Popular Amusements, Chiefly in ... - Page 99
1865 - 310 pages
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Illustrations of Shakespeare, and of Ancient Manners: With ..., Volume 2

Francis Douce - Gesta Romanorum - 1807
...the morris. During the reign of Elizabeth the Puritans made considerable havoc among the May-games, by their preachings and invectives. Poor Maid Marian...King James's book of sports restored the lady and the IWbby-horse : buttiurui were again attacked by a new set of fanatics* ; an'd together with the whole...
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Illustrations of Shakspeare, and of Ancient Manners: With ..., Volume 2

Francis Douce - Gesta Romanorum - 1807
...the morris. During the reign of Elizabeth the Puritans made considerable havoc among the May-games, by their preachings and invectives. Poor Maid Marian...King James's book of sports restored the lady and ths hobby-horse : but during the commonwealth they were again attacked by a new set of fanatics ; and...
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Festivals, Games, and Amusements, Ancient and Modern

Horace Smith - Amusements - 1831 - 382 pages
...May-games, by their preachings and invectives. Poor Maid Marian was assimilated to the scarlet abomination of Babylon ; Friar Tuck was deemed a remnant of popery...the Hobby-horse an impious and pagan superstition. King James's Book of Sports restored the lady and the hobby-horse, but during the Commonwealth they...
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Festivals, Games & Amusements, Ancient & Modern

Horace Smith - Amusements - 1831 - 355 pages
...hobby-horse, as has been already observed, was often omitted in the morris. During the reign of $4 Friar Tuck was deemed a remnant of popery, and the hobby-horse an impious and Pagan superstition. King James's Book of Sports restored the lady and the hobbyhorse, but during the commonwealth they...
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Festivals, Games & Amusements, Ancient & Modern

Horace Smith - Amusements - 1831 - 355 pages
...omitted in the morris. During the reign of Queen Elizabeth the puritans made sad havoc among the Maygames by their preachings and invectives. Poor Maid Marian was assimilated to the scarlet abomination of Babylon ; Friar Tuck was deemed a remnant of popery, and the hobby-horse an...
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Festivals, Games, and Amusements: Ancient and Modern

Horace Smith - Sports - 1831 - 382 pages
...in the morris. During the reign of Queen Elizabeth the puritans made sad havoc among the May-games, by their preachings and invectives. Poor Maid Marian was assimilated to the scarlet abomination of Babylon ; Friar Tuck was deemed a remnant of popery ; and the Hobby-horse an...
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Festivals, Games, and Amusements

Horace Smith, Samuel Woodworth - Games - 1833 - 355 pages
...omitted in the morris. During the reign of Queen Elizabeth the puritans made sad havoc among the Maygames by their preachings and invectives. Poor Maid Marian was assimilated to the scarlet abomination of Babylon ; Friar Tuck was deemed a remnant of popery, and the hobby-horse an...
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Illustrations of Shakespeare and of Ancient Manners: With Dissertations on ...

Francis Douce - Clowns in literature - 1839 - 631 pages
...the morris. During the reign of Elizabeth the Puritans made considerable havoc among the May-games, by their preachings and invectives. Poor Maid Marian...restored the lady and the hobby-horse : but during the commonwealth they were again attacked by a new set of fanatics; and, together with the whole of...
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An Account of the Religious Houses Formerly Situated on the Eastern Side of ...

George Oliver - Monasticism and religious orders - 1846 - 187 pages
...was termed the whore of Babylon ; Friar Tuck was deemed a remnant of popery ; and the hobbyhorse as an impious and pagan superstition ; and they were...the rout, as the bitterest enemies of religion. King James' Book of Sports restored the Lady and the Hobbyhorse ; but during the Commonwealth, they were...
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An account of the religious houses formerly situated on the eastern side of ...

George Oliver, Lincoln Topographical Society - Monasticism and religious orders - 1846 - 187 pages
...only 26 They even quarrelled with the games and amusements of the people. " Maid Marian was termed the whore of Babylon; Friar Tuck was deemed a remnant of popery ; and the hobbyhorse as an impious and pagan superstition; and they were at length most completely put to the rout, as the...
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