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" In the month of May, namely, on May-day in the morning, every man, except impediment, would walk into the sweet meadows and green woods, there to rejoice their spirits with the beauty and savour of sweet flowers, and with the harmony of birds, praising... "
A Select Collection of Old Plays: Roaring girl, or, Moll Cutpurse - Page 461
by Robert Dodsley, Isaac Reed - 1780
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The Plays of William Shakspeare ...

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1785
...Katharine partook of this diverfion. STEEVENS. Stow fays, that " in the month of May, namely, on May" day in the morning, every man, except impediment, would...into the fweet meadows and green woods ; there to re'* joice their -fpirits with the beauty and favour of fweet flowers, ** and with the noife (ie concert)...
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King Henry VIII. Coriolanus

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, John Bell - 1788
...on record that King Henry VIII, and queen Katharine partook of this diversion. STEEVENS. Stowe says, that " in the month of May, namely, on May-day in...every man, except impediment, would walk into the sweet meadows and green woods ; there to rejoice their spirits with the beauty and savour of sweet...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson - Drama - 1790
...of May. It is on record that king r.nr VIJI. and queen Katharine partoo'f of this divcrfion. STIIV. Stow fays, that *' in the month of May, namely on May-day in the orning, every man, except impediment, would walk into the fweet ojows and green woods, the/e to rejoice...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: In Fifteen Volumes. With the ..., Volume 11

William Shakespeare - 1793
...Henry VIII. and Queen Katharine partook of this diverfion. See Vol. V. p. 130, n. 5. STEEVENS. Stowe fays, that, " in the month of May, namely, on Mayday...into the fweet meadows and green woods ; there to rejoice their fpirits with the beauty and favour of fweet flowers, and with the noife [ie concert]...
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The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners: With Strictures ..., Volume 17

Performing Arts - 1804
...came home, and so place them on the doors of their houses. Stow tells us, in his survey of London^, " that in the month of May, namely, on May-Day, in the...every man, except impediment, would walk into the sweet meddows and green woods, there to rejoice their spirits with the beauty and savour of sweet flowers,...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 11

William Shakespeare, Joseph Dennie, Isaac Reed, George Steevens, Samuel Johnson - Drama - 1808
...Henry VIII ana Queen Katharine partook of this diversion. See Vol II, p 345. n 3. Steewns. Stowe says, that, " in the month of May, namely, on May-day in...every man, except impediment, would walk into the sweet meadows and green woods; there to rejoice their spirits with the beautv and savour of sweet flowers,...
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The Cheap magazine [ed. by G. Miller.] Vol

George Miller - 1813
...this custom of the heathens hath ours undoubtedJf coin?- STOW STOW tells us in his survey of London, " that in the month of May, namely on May-day in the...every man, except impediment, would walk into the sweet meadows and green woods, there to lejoice their spirits with the beauty and savour of sweet (lowers,...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: In Twenty-one Volumes, with the ..., Volume 15

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - 1813
...VIH. and Queen Katharine partook of this diversion. See Vol. IV. p. 453, n. 4. STEEVENS. Stowe says, that, " in the month of May, namely, on Mayday in...every man, except impediment, would walk into the sweet meadows and green woods ; there to rejoice their spirits with the beauty and savour of sweet...
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The Analectic Magazine, Volume 4

1814
...they came, and so place them on the doors of their houses. Stow tells us, in his Survey of London,* that in the month of May, namely, on May-Day in the...every man, except impediment, would walk into the sweet meddowea and green woods. there to rejoice their spirits with the beauty and savour of sweet...
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The plays and poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 17

William Shakespeare, Edmond Malone, Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson, Edward Capell, George Steevens, Richard Farmer, Nicholas Rowe - 1821
...on record that King Henry VIII. and Queen Katharine partook of this diversion. STEEVENS. Stowe says, that, " in the month of May, namely, on Mayday in...every man, except impediment, would walk into the sweet meadows and green woods ; there to rejoice their spirits with the beauty and savour of sweet...
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