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" 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
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Works: With a sketch of the author's life

Robert Fergusson - 1807 - 364 pages
...gude Braid Claith. I i ELEGY, On the DEATH of SCOTS Music. Mark it Caesario ; 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. SHAKESPEARE'S TWELFTH NIGHT. ON Scotia's plains, in days of...
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The Plays of Shakspeare: Printed from the Text of Samuel Johnson ..., Volume 12

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens, Isaac Reed - Literary Criticism - 1807
...Duke. O fellow, come, the song we had last night : — Mark it, Cesario; it is old, and plain : Tin- 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,...
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The cabinet of poetry, containing the best entire pieces in the works of the ...

Cabinet - 1808
...reclaim, What but from God immediate came. EDWIN AND EMMA. ' Mark it, Cesario, it is true and plain. ' The spinsters and the knitters in the sun, ' And the free maids that weave their thread with bone*, ' Do use to chant it. It is silly sooth, ' And dallies with the innocence of love,...
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Elements of Elocution: In which the Principles of Reading and Speaking are ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1810 - 379 pages
...languishing Love. 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...
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Select Beauties of Ancient English Poetry, Volume 2

Henry Kett - English poetry - 1810
...LLWEN AND GYNETH. 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 chant it. <HAKSPEABB. LLWEN. " \J MY troubled soul, I see nought save...
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The Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1810
...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,...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: Accurately Printed from the Text ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare, George Steevens - Drama - 1811
...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 honest, Do use to chaunt it; it is silly soothj, And dallies with the innocence of love....
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Literary life and select works of Benjamin Stillingfleet [ed. by W. Coxe].

Benjamin Stillingfleet - 1811
...sensations. " The ploughman whistling o'er the furrow'd land/' *' The milk-maid singing blithe," " The spinsters and the knitters in the Sun, And the free maids, that weave their thread with bone . Chaunting," were objects that drew the attention of two of the greatest poets the...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text of the corrected copy ...

William Shakespeare - 1811
...fellow, come, the song we had last night : — Mark it, Cesarto; it is old and plain : The spiusters and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids, that weave their thread with bo nest, Do use to channt it; it is silly sooth;, And dallies with the innocence of love,...
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of Foreign Magazines, Volume 5

Enos Bronson - Literature, Modern - 1811
...fragments, which descend by tradition, and are early imprinted on every mind Ą — " Which spinners and the knitters in the sun, And the free maids, that weave their thread with bones, ťo use to chant of." Mr. Cromek next proceeds to investigate some of the causes...
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