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" Fair stood the wind for France, When we our sails advance, Nor now to prove our chance Longer will tarry ; But putting to the main, At Caux, the mouth of Seine, With all his martial train, Landed King Harry. "
Some Longer Elizabethan Poems - Page 414
edited by - 1903 - 441 pages
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Drayton. Carew. Suckling

1793
...CAMBRIO-BRJTO^S, a»dtbtir HA?P, Hit fallad of A¿iacovrt* FAI» flood the wind for France, When we our fails advance, Nor now to prove our chance Longer will tarry ; But putting to the main, At Kan- , the mouth of Seine, With all his martial train, Landed King Harry. And taking many a fort, Furnim'd...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 4

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...our sails advance, Nor now to prove our chance, Longer will tarry ; But putting to the main, At Kaux, the mouth of Seine, With all his martial train, Landed king Harry. And taking many a fort, Furnish'd in warlike sort, M;nv lii'tli towards Agincourt In happy hour; Skirmishing day by day With...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...our sails advanee, Nor now to prove our ehanee Longer will tarry ; But putting to the main, At Kaux, shake, Trumpet to trumpet spake, Thunder to thunder. Well it thine age beeame, O noble Erp Fumish'd in warlike sort, Marehed towards Agineourt In happy hour ; Skirmishing day by day With those...
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The Works of Anna Lætitia Barbauld: With a Memoir, Volume 2

Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia), Lucy Aikin - 1825 - 470 pages
...flat and prosaic : the adventures are entertaining, however. Dover, Sept. 17, 1785, 8 o'clock. Fair stood the wind for France— When we our sails advance ; Nor now to trust our chance Longer would tarry .... IT is not very fair neither, for there is scarcely wind enough...
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The Works of Anna Lætitia Barbauld: With a Memoir, Volume 2

Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia), Lucy Aikin - 1825 - 470 pages
...flat and prosaic : the adventures are entertaining, however. Dover, Sept. 17, 1785, 8 o'clock. Fair stood the wind for France — When we our sails advance ; Nor now to trust our chance Longer would tarry .... IT is not very fair neither, for there is scarcely wind enough...
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Outre-mer: A Pilgrimage Beyond the Sea, Volumes 1-2

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Europe - 1835
...one of the Battle of Agincourt, by Michael Drayton, beginning, — Fair stood the wind for France, As we our sails advance, Nor now to prove our chance...Seine, With all his martial train Landed King Harry. All this I readily concede ; but that the old Spanish ballads are infinitely and every way inferior...
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Henry of Monmouth: or, Memoirs of the life and character of Henry the fifth

James Endell Tyler, Henry V (king of England.) - 1838
...expressions may sound strangely and quaintly to our ears. It will be found in Drayton's Works, p. 424. " Fair stood the wind for France, When we our sails advance;...chance, Longer will tarry; But, putting to the main, At Kaux, the mouth of Seine, With all his martial train, Landed King Harry. And taking many a fort, Furnished...
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The Book of Archery

George Agar Hansard - Archery - 1840 - 456 pages
...rise to the following spirited burst of poetry, entitled — OUR CAMBRO-BKITONS TO THEIR HARP. Fair stood the wind for France, When we our sails advance,...chance, Longer will tarry. But putting to the main, At Kaux the mouth of Seine, With all his martial train, Landed King Harry. And taking many a fort, Furnished...
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The book of archery

George Agar Hansard - 1840
...rise to the following spirited burst of poetry, entitled — OUR CAMBRO-BRITONS TO THEIR HARP. Fair stood the wind for France, When we our sails advance,...chance, Longer will tarry. But putting to the main, At Kaux the mouth of Seine, With all his martial train, Landed King Harry. And taking many a fort, Furnished...
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American Review : a Whig Journal of Politics, Literature, Art and ..., Volume 5

1847
...stanza, reviving an obsolete one, as Longfellow took Drayton's jolly old ballad of Agincourt — " Fair stood the wind for France, When we our sails advance, Nor now to prove our chance Longer would tarry ; But, putting to the main, At Kaux, the mouth of Seine, With all his loyal train, Landed...
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