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" Our maker therfore at these dayes shall not follow Piers plowman nor Gower nor Lydgate nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now out of vse with vs: neither shall he take the termes of Northernmen, such as they vse in dayly talke, whether they be noble... "
principles of english etymology - Page 499
by rev. walter w. skeat - 1887
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Historical Outlines of English Accidence

Richard Morris - English language - 1872 - 378 pages
...of Gloucestershire, Somersetshire, Wiltshire, &c. 1 1 " Our maker (poet) therefore at these drtyes shall not follow Piers Plowman, nor Cower, nor Lydgate, nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now ouf of use with us : neither shall he take the termes of Northern-men, such as they use in dayly talke,...
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Chamber's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ...

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - Authors, English - 1876
...brought-up sort, men civil and graciously behavoured and bred. Our mater, therefore, at these days, uit-tree tops Jul. О swear not by the moon, the inconstant moon, That monthly changes in her circled orb use with us. Neither shall he take the terms of northern men such as they use in daily talk, whether...
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Principles of English Etymology: The native element

Walter William Skeat - English language - 1887
...Act, French was become much unknown in the realm ; ' Morris, Hist. Outlines of Eng. Accidence, 35, p. 31. The Act is that of 36 Edw. III. c. 15. Note...dayes shall not follow Piers plowman nor Cower nor Lydgale nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now out of vse with vs : neither shall he take the termes...
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Principles of English Etymology

Walter William Skeat - English language - 1887 - 547 pages
...Act, French was become ranch unknown in the realm ; ' Morris, Hist. Outlines of Eng-. Accidence, S 25, p. 31. The Act is that of 36 Edw. III. c. 15....at these dayes shall not follow Piers plowman nor Gou'tr nor Lydgate nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now out of vse with vs : neither shall he...
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English Prose: Its Elements, History, and Usage

John Earle - English language - 1890 - 530 pages
...brought up sort, such as the Greekes call [charientes] men civill and graciously behavoured and bred. Our maker, therfore, at these dayes, shall not follow Piers plowman, nor Gower, nor Lydgate, nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now out of use with us ; neither shall he...
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Principles of English Etymology, Volume 1

Walter William Skeat - English language - 1892 - 547 pages
...Act, French was become much unknown in the realm ; ' Morris, Hist. Outlines of Eng. Accidence, 35, p. 31. The Act is that of 36 Edw. III. c. 15. Note...at these dayes shall not follow Piers plowman nor Gower nor Lydgate nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now out of vse with vs : neither shall he...
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Elizabethan critical essays, Volume 2

George Gregory Smith - Criticism - 1904
...brought vp sort, such as the Greekes call charientes, men ciuill and graciously be- 15 hauoured and bred. Our maker therfore at these dayes shall not follow Piers plowman nor Gower nor Lydgate nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now out of vse with vs; neither shall he take...
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The Poetics of Imperialism: Translation and Colonization from The Tempest to ...

Eric Cheyfitz - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 250 pages
...brought vp sort, such as the Greekes call [charientes] men civill and graciously behauoured and bred. Our maker therfore at these dayes shall not follow Piers plowman nor Gower nor Lydgate nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now out of vse with vs: neither shall he take...
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five hundred years of chaucer criticism and allusion 1357-1900

Caroline Frances Eleanor Spurgeon - 1960 - 504 pages
...therefore did let their rymes runne out at length, and neuer stayd till they came to the end [p. 120] Our maker therfore at these dayes shall not follow Piers plowman, nor Gower, nor Lydgate, nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now out of vse with vs. [These are the three...
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English: History, Diversity and Change

David Graddol, Dick Leith, Joan Swann - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1996 - 394 pages
...brought vp sort, such as the Greekes call [fharientfs] men ciuill and graciously behauoured and bred. Our maker therfore at these dayes shall not follow Piers plowman nor Gowernor Lydgate nor yet Chaucer, for their language is now out of vse with vs: neither shall he take...
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