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" Within one room being large and long, There stood two hundred looms full strong: Two hundred men the truth is so, Wrought in these looms all in a row. "
The history of John Winchcomb ... - Page 37
by Thomas Deloney - 1859 - 125 pages
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The Norfolk Garland: A Collection of the Superstitious Beliefs and Practices ...

John Glyde (jr.), John Glyde - Folklore - 1872 - 405 pages
...Within one roomo, being largo and long, There stood two huudred loomes full strong. Two hundred men, tho truth is so, Wrought in these loomes all in a row. By every one a prettie boy Kate making quils with nucleic joy ; And in another place hard by, An hundred women merrily Were carding...
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The modern factory system: By R. Whately Cooke Taylor

Richard Whately Cooke-Taylor - Business & Economics - 1891 - 476 pages
...description pretty nearly in full: " Within one room, being large and long, There stood two hundred looms full strong ; Two hundred men the truth is so, Wrought in these looms all in a row ; By every one a pretty boy Sat making quills with mickle joy. And in another place...
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An introduction to English economic history and theory, Volume 1

Sir William James Ashley - Great Britain - 1893
...than that relied on by Fuller. " Within one roome being large and long There stood two hundred Loomes full strong : Two hundred men the truth is so Wrought in these Loomes all in a row. By every one a pretty boy Sate making quils with mickle ioy : And in an other place hard by, An hundred women merily...
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The growth of english industry and commerce during the early and middle ages

W Cunningham - 1896 - 714 pages
...(Ashley, EC. Hiit. I. u. 255.) "Within one roome being large and long, There stood two hundred Loomes fall strong; Two hundred men, the truth is so, Wrought in these Loomes, all in a row." Each wearer was assisted by "a pretty boy"; on the same premises were employed a hundred women in carding,...
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The Factory

Jonathan Thayer Lincoln - Factory system - 1912 - 109 pages
...famous industrial establishment. " Within one room, being large and long, There stood two hundred looms full strong: Two hundred men the truth is so, Wrought in these looms all in a row ; By every one a pretty boy Sat making quills with mickle joy. And in another place...
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Historian's Fallacie

David H. Fischer - History - 1970 - 368 pages
...allegedly visited by Henry VIII: Within one room being large and long There stood two hundred looms full strong Two hundred men, the truth is so, Wrought in these looms all in a row. By every one a pretty boy Sat making quits with mickle joy. And in another place...
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The Woollen Industry

Chris Aspin - Business & Economics - 1982 - 32 pages
...Deloney described it in verse: 'Within one room being large and long There stood two hundred Looms full strong: Two hundred men the truth is so Wrought in these Looms all in a row. ' Though Deloney may have been exaggerating - he goes on to list large numbers...
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Elizabethan Popular Culture

Leonard R. N. Ashley - History - 1988 - 316 pages
...simple, broachs = roasting spits.) Within one room being large and long, There stood two hundred looms full strong: Two hundred men the truth is so, Wrought in these looms all in a row. By every one a pretty boy, Sat making quills with mickle joy. And in another place...
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Work, Inc.: A Philosophical Inquiry

Edmund Byrne - Business & Economics - 1992 - 352 pages
...trades enjoyed in his employ: Within one roome being large and long There stood two hundred Loomcs full strong. Two hundred men, the truth is so, Wrought in these Loomes all in a row. By every one a pretty boy Sate making quil[t]s with micklc joy, And in another place hard by An hundred women merily...
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Threading Time: A Cultural History of Threadwork

Dolores Bausum - Crafts & Hobbies - 2001 - 217 pages
...host of weavers and other workers: Within one room being large and long There stood two hundred Looms full strong. Two hundred men the truth is so Wrought in these Looms all in a row. By every one a pretty boy Sate making quills with miekle joy. And in another place...
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