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" Though most unworthy of the name. A letter forged ! Saint Jude to speed ! Did ever knight so foul a deed ! At first in heart it liked me ill, When the king praised his clerkly skill. Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, Save Gawain, ne'er could pen a... "
The historie and cronicles of Scotland: from the slauchter of King James the ... - Page 370
by Robert Lindsay, Ae. James George Mackay - 1899
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The First Reader

William Torrey Harris - Readers - 1902 - 100 pages
...knight so foul a deed ? At first, in heart, it liked me ill, When the king praised his clerkly skill. Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, Save Gawain, ne'er could pen a line." Sir Walter Scott. FOR PREPARATION. — I. Selection from Canto VI. of " Marmion, a Tale of Flodden...
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The Poems of Alexander Scott, Issue 85

Alexander Scott - 1902 - 113 pages
...held office about four years. He died circa 600 (cf. Adamnan's Vita S. Columbae, ed. Reeves, 1857). "Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, Save Gawain, ne'er could pen a line." — Scott's Mannion, vi. 15. Sanct Dauidis, 1/122 Satanc, 27/46 Scott, Sanderris, 1/223, 26/title,...
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Literature for Fifth-reader Grades ...

Sherman Williams - Readers - 1902
...knight so foul a deed ? At first, in heart, it liked me ill, When the king praised his clerkly skill. Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, Save Gawain, ne'er could pen a line." THE LADY OF THE LAKE SIR WALTER SCOTT BUT scarce again his horn he wound, When lo! forth starting at...
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The Principles of Logic

Herbert Austin Aikins - Logic - 1902 - 489 pages
...railway men. (g) " A letter forged ! Saint Jude to speed ! Did ever knight so foul ;i deed ! . . . Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, Save Gawain, ne'er could pen a line." (Scott.) (A) 'The rain-maker is going to fire off his gunpowder tomorrow, but he can't fool us ; we...
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The poems of Alexander Scott

Alexander Scott - 1902 - 113 pages
...held office about four years. He died circa 600 (cf. Adamnan's Vita S. Columbae, ed. Reeves, 1857). "Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, Save Gawain, ne'er could pen a line."—Scott's Marmion, vi. 15. Sanct Dauidis, 1/122 Satane, 27/46 Scott, Sanderris, 1/223, 26/title,...
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Lessons in Literature, Abridged, with Illustrative Selections: A Text-book ...

Mary Lambertine (Sister.) - English literature - 1903 - 306 pages
...ever Knight so foul a deed! At first in heart it liked me ill When the King praised his clerkly skill. Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, Save Gawain, ne'er could pen a line, So swore I, and I swear it still, Let my boy-bishop fret his fill. Saint Mary mend my fiery mood! Old...
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Journal of the Canadian Bankers' Association, Volume 11

Canadian Bankers' Association - Banks and banking - 1904
...against the barons ; when women were in a state of degradation; and when a powerful lord would boast, " Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, Save Gawain, ne'er could pen a line." But commercialism is itself a development due to certain causes operating from within or from without....
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Literary Influence in British History: An Historical Sketch

Albert Stratford George Canning - English literature - 1904 - 202 pages
...approval. Scott makes the old Earl exclaim, probably representing many of his class at the time — "Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine Save Gawain ne'er could pen a line, So swore I, and I swear it still, Let my boy Bishop fret his fill." representing, in his unrivalled...
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The Hawthorne Readers, Book 5

Edward Everett Hale - 1904
...knight so foul a deed ! At first in heart, it liked me ill, When the king praised his clerkly skill. Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, Save Gawain, ne'er could pen a line." Surrey : the English general. prey is flown : alludes to an earlier part of the poem. part we : let...
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A short history of mediaeval peoples: from the dawn of the Christian era to ...

Robinson Souttar - Middle Ages - 1907 - 682 pages
...was proud that he could do no more. The words which Sir Walter Scott puts in the mouth of Douglas, " Thanks to Saint Bothan, son of mine, save Gawain, ne'er could pen a line," well represent the state of mind of Europe's Western nobility in mediaeval times. The Byzantines, the...
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