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" twas a very wicked thing!" said little Wilhelmine. "Nay... nay... my little girl," quoth he, "it was a famous victory. And everybody praised the Duke who this great fight did win." "But what good came of it at last?" quoth little Peterkin. "Why that I... "
The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review - Page 310
1843
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The Annual Anthology, Volume 2

Robert Southey - English poetry - 1800 - 300 pages
...praised the Duke Who such a fight did win. But what good came of it at last ?— Quoth little Peterkin. Why that I cannot tell, said he, But 'twas a famous victory. To RECOVERY. RECOVERY, where art thou ? Daughter of •Heaven, where shall we seek thy help ? Upon...
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Metrical Tales and Other Poems

Robert Southey - Poetry - 1805 - 201 pages
...praised the Duke Who such a fight did win. But what good came of it at last ? Quoth little Peterkin. Why that I cannot tell, said he) But 'twas a famous victory; 47 St. GUJLBERTO* Addressed to a FRIEND. The work is done, the fabric is compleat ; Distinct the Traveller...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1817
...Duke, Who this great fight did win ; ' " But what good came of it at latt .'" Quoth little Peterkin. « Why that I cannot tell," said he, " But 'twas a famous victory." Southey's " Minor Poems," Vol. III. (1815) p. 167. This Poem is accidentally omitted in the " Contents,"...
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The chaplet, poems, partly original and partly selected

Chaplet - 1805
...prais'd the Duke Who such a.1glit did win, Butwtiat good came of it at last?— Quoth little Tciei-kin. Why that I cannot tell, said he. But 'twas a famous victory. HOHENLINDEN. On Linden, when the sun was low, All hloodless lay the untrodden snow, And dark as winter...
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The Port Folio

John Elihu Hall, Joseph Dennie, Asbury Dickins - Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1808
...praised the duke Who such a fight did win. But what good came of it at last ? Quoth little Peterkin. Why that I cannot tell, said he, But 'twas a famous victory. TOBACCO The Marrow of Compliments (London, 1654] contains the following song in praise of tobacco:...
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Tickler, Or, Monthly Compendium of Good Things, in Prose and ..., Volumes 1-3

English wit and humor - 1818
...the Duke, Who such a fight did win." " But what good came of it at last ?" Quoth little Peterkin; " Why that I cannot tell," said he, " But twas a FAMOUS VICTORY." v THE LAW STUDENT; ( Written some years ago, in imitation of Phillips's Splendid Shilling.") Happy...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey, Esq. ...: Minor poems

Robert Southey - 1823
...Duke Who this great fight did win." " But what good came of it at last ?" Quoth little Peterkin. " Why that I cannot tell," said he, " But 'twas a famous victory." A TRUE BALLAD ST. ANTIDIUS, THE FOPE, AND THE DEVIL. JJeste Alendio cuentan las estorias que le avino,...
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The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ...

John White (A.M.) - 1826
...Duke Who this great fight did win," " But what good came of it at last ?" Quoth little Peterkin. " Why, that I cannot tell," said he, " But 'twas a famous victory !" Southey. The concluding part of Burns' Collar's Saturday Night. THEN kneeling down, to Heaven's...
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The English Orator: a Selection of Pieces for Reading & Recitation

James Hedderwick - 1833
...Duke, Who this great fight did win." " But what good came of it at last?" Quoth little Peterkin. " Why, that I cannot tell," said he, " But 'twas a famous victory !" THE waters slept. Night's silvery veil hung low On Jordan's bosom, and the eddies curl'd Their glassy...
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The elocutionist: consisting of declamations and readings in prose and ...

Jonathan Barber - Oratory - 1836 - 392 pages
...Duke Who this great victory did win." " But what good came of it at last ?" Quoth little Peterkin. " Why that I cannot tell," said he, " But 'twas a famous victory." CXXXIX. THE ISLES or GREECE.—Byron. The Isles of Greece ! the Isles of Greece 1 Where burning Sappho...
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