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" As we were returning to our Inn, we happened to meet some country People celebrating their Harvest-Home; their last load of Corn they Crown with Flowers, having besides an Image richly dressed, by which, perhaps, they would signify Ceres, this they keep... "
The Progresses and Public Processions of Queen Elizabeth: Among which are ... - Page 145
1823
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A vindication of natural society, by Edm. Burke. The history and antiquities ...

Robert Dodsley, Joseph Spence, Jean Denis Attiret, William Hay, Nathaniel Lancaster, Charles Whitworth Baron Whitworth, Paul Hentzner - 1761
...they crown with Flowers, having befides an Image richly drafted, by which perhaps they would fignify Ceres, this they keep moving about, while Men and Women, Men and Maid Servants, riding through the Streets in the Cart, fhout as loud as they can till they arrive at...
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Paul Hentzner's Travels in England: During the Reign of Queen Elizabeth

Paul Hentzner, Sir Robert Naunton - Great Britain - 1797 - 152 pages
...they crown with flowers, having befides an image richly drefled, by which, perhaps, they would fignify Ceres ; this they keep moving about, while men and women, men and maid fervants, riding through the ftreets in the cart, fhout as loud as they can till they arrive at...
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An excursion from Sidmouth to Chester, in the summer of 1803

Edmund Butcher - 1805
...16th century, says, "as we were returning to our inn, we met some country people celebrating their harvest-home: their last load of corn they crown with...an, image richly dressed, by which, perhaps, they signify Ceres ; this they keep moving about, while the men and women, and the male and female servants...
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History of Great Britain, from the death of Henry viii. to the accession of ...

James Pettit Andrews - 1806
...tells us, some country people ' celeharvest ' IT-,,. home. brating their harvest-home, near Windsor. Their last load of corn they crown with flowers, having...this they keep moving about, while men and women, men-servants and maid-servants, riding through the streets in the cart, shout as loud as they can,...
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A Journey Into England: In the Year M.D.XC.VIII.

Paul Hentzner, Richard Bentley - Great Britain - 1807 - 58 pages
...were returning to our inn, we happened to meet some country people celebrating their Hartest-home; their last load of corn they crown with flowers, having...they keep moving about, while men and women, men and maid servants, riding through the streets in the cart, shout, as loud as they can till they arrive...
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Tickler, Or, Monthly Compendium of Good Things, in Prose and ..., Volumes 1-3

English wit and humor - 1818
...As we 'were returning to our inn, we happened to meet some country people celebrating harvest home : their last load of corn they crown with flowers ; having besides an CLASSIC PUN. Two collegians, visiting a fashionable watering-place, inquired for lodgings, and were...
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The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror

1824
...their last load they crowned with flowers, having besides an image richly drcst, by whicl perhaps they signify Ceres ; this they keep moving about while men and women, men servants and maid servants, riding through the streets in their can, shout as loud as they can until...
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The perennial calendar, and companion to the almanack, revised and ed. [or ...

Thomas Ignatius M. Forster - 1824
...As we were returning to our inn, we happened to meet some country people celebrating Harvest Home : their last load of corn they crown with flowers, having...they keep moving about, while men and women, men and maid servants, riding through the streets in the cart, shout as loud as they can till they arrive at...
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A picture of the manners, customs, sports, and pastimes, of the inhabitants ...

Jehoshaphat Aspin - England - 1825 - 296 pages
...returning to our inn, (in or near Windsor) we happened to meet some country people celebrating their harvest-home : their last load of corn they crown...besides an image richly dressed, by which, perhaps, they signify Ceres : this they keep moving about, while the men and women, and men and maid servants, riding...
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Ancient customs, sports, and pastimes, of the English

Jehoshaphat Aspin - Amusements - 1832 - 256 pages
...inn, (in or near Windsor,) we happened to meet some country people celebrating their harvest home : their last load of corn they crown with flowers, having...besides an image richly dressed, by which, perhaps, they signify Ceres : this they keep moving about, while the men and women, and men and maid servants, riding...
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