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Post Norman Britain: Foreign Influences Upon the History of England From the ...
Henry G. Hewlett
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Page 139 - This England never did, (nor never shall,) Lie at the proud foot of a conqueror, But when it first did help to wound itself. Now these her princes are come home again, Come the three corners of the world in arms, And we shall shock them : Nought shall make us rue, If England to itself do rest but true.