Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 71 - 80 of 173 on The spinsters and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids that weave their thread....  
" The spinsters and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids that weave their thread with bones, Do use to chant it ; it is silly sooth, And dallies with the innocence of love, Like the old age. "
A History of Lace - Page 253
by Mrs. Bury Palliser - 1869 - 442 pages
Full view - About this book

The poetical works of Sir Walter Scott: first series, containing Minstrelsy ...

Sir Walter Scott - 1838 - 532 pages
...species of poem which is described, and that which is sung : " Mark ll, Ciesarlo. It It old and plain : The spinsters and the knitters In the sun, And the free maids, that weave their thread with bones, Do use to cbant It ; II Is silly sooth, And dollies with the Innocence of love....
Full view - About this book

Shakspeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet, Criticisms on ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1838 - 660 pages
...recollected termts, Of these most brisk and giddy-paced times: Mark it, Cesario ; it is old, and plain : woeful time. The obscure bird Clamour'd the livelong night : some say, the eart thread with bones, Do use to cbaunt it ; it is silly sooth, And dallies with the innocence of love,...
Full view - About this book

The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'.

John William Carleton
...the happiest time of life !" ''It is an old saying," observed Mr. Percy ; ' It ig old and plain : The spinsters and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids that weave their threads with bone, Do use to chaunt it ;' yet I cannot submit to its correctness, and I would debate it. How would it...
Full view - About this book

The Ladies' Cabinet of Fashion, Music & Romance

Fashion
...counterpoint for several voices - a music not simply sung at court, but by and among the people. " The spinsters and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids that weave their thread with bones, Do use to chant it," as Shakspeare says; and Lord Surrey indicates the same custom...
Full view - About this book

The token and Atlantic souvenir: a Christmas and New Year's present

Family & Relationships - 1842
...these most brisk and giddy-paced times ; Come^but one verse. - It is old and plain : The spinners and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids that weave their thread with bones, Did use to chant it : it is silly sooth, And dallies with the innocence of woe Like...
Full view - About this book

The token and Atlantic souvenir,: an offering for Christmas and the New Year

David H. Williams (publisher.), Frederick Styles Agate, Thomas Birch, John Gadsby Chapman, Thomas Seir Cummings, George Miller, William Page, James Smillie, Jesse Talbot, Cornelius Ver Bryck - Non-Classifiable - 1842 - 320 pages
...most brisk and giddy-paced times ; Come, but one verse. ******* It is old and plain : The spinners and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids that weave their thread with bones, Did use to chant it : it is silly sooth, And dallies with the innocence of woe Like...
Full view - About this book

The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Printed from the Text ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1843
...and Clown. Duke. O, fellow! come, the song we had last night Mark it, Cesario; it is old, and plain: The spinsters and the knitters in the sun , And the free maids, that weave their thread with bones, Do use to chaunt it : it is silly sooth , And dallies with the innocence of love,...
Full view - About this book

The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1843
...Duke. O fellow, come, the song we had last night : Mark it, Cesario ; it is old and plain : The spinsters and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids that weave their thread with bones, Do use to chaunt it ; it is silly sooth, And dallies with the innocence of love...
Full view - About this book

William Shakspere: a biography, Book 1

Charles Knight - 1843 - 542 pages
...many an air not to be despised by the nicest taste, of which it might be said, " It is old and plain : The spinsters and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids that weave their thread with bones, Do use to chant it ; it is silly sooth, And dallies with the innocence of love,...
Full view - About this book

Shakespeare [sic] and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1843 - 660 pages
...recollected terms, Of these most hrisk and giddy-paced times: Mark it, Csesario ; it is old, and plain : The spinsters and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids, that weave their thread with hones, Do use to di. unit it ; it is silly sooth, And dallies with the innocence of love,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF