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" Saragossa: 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... "
"Quaint epitaphs". - Page 54
1898 - 57 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...the angels, "Cease, ye calves! and let me hear John Cabega, the Precentor of my Lord the King." ANECDOTES OF MALHERBE*. When some persons in the company...
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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...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, enraged at her husband...
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Notes and Queries

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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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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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...angels, ' Cease, ye calves ! and let me hear John Cabec,a, the precentor of my Lord the King.'" — Segraisiana. T ONCE travelled with Lord Lansdowne...
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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...angels, ' Cease, ye calves ! and let me hear John Cabega, the precentor of my Lord the King.'" — Segraisiana. 447T ONCE travelled with Lord Lansdowne...
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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...hear John Quebecca, the precentor of My Lord the King !" ROCHESTER'S EPITAPH ON CHARLES n. Here lies our sovereign lord the king, Whose word no man relied...
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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 Shepard Walsh - Curiosa - 1892 - 1104 pages
...and incidentally to the agreeable character of John Quebecca is paid on his tombstone in Saragossa: Here lies John Quebecca, precentor to My Lord the...Cease, ye calves ! and let me hear John Quebecca, the precenior of My Lord the King !" It is in remembrance of such fulsome compliments as these that the...
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