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" ... we came to the Abbey of Leicester, where, at his coming in at the gates, the abbot of the place, with all his convent, met him with the light of many torches ; whom they right honourably received with great reverence. To whom my lord said, ' Father... "
The life of Cardinal Wolsey: and Metrical visions from the original ... - Page 317
by George Cavendish - 1825
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The memoirs of that great favourite, Cardinal Woolsey: with remarks on his ...

George Cavendish, Baron William Cecil Burghley - 1706 - 230 pages
...till he came to the Stairs of his Chamber, where he alighted : Mr. Kingston holding him by the Arm, led him up the Stairs, who told me afterwards, That he never felt fo heavy a Burthert in all his Life : And as foon as he was in his Chamber, he went ftrait to...
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The Harleian miscellany; or, A collection of ... pamphlets and tracts ... in ...

Harleian miscellany - 1809
...till he came to the stairs of his chamber, where he alighted; Master Kingston, holding him by the arm, led him up the stairs, who told me afterwards, that he never felt so heavy a burden in all his life; and, as soon as he was in his chamber, he went straight to...
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The Harleian Miscellany: Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ...

William Oldys, John Malham - Great Britain - 1809
...he came to the stairs of his clmmbcr, where he alighted ; Master Kingston, holding him by the arm, led him up the stairs, who told me afterwards, that he never felt so heavy a burden in all his life; and, as soon as he was in his chamber, he went straight to...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1822
...; whom they right honorably received and welcomed with great reverence. To whome my lorde saide, ' Father Abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you,' riding so still until he came to the staires of his chamber, where he alighted from his mule, and then...
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Retrospective Review: And Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 5

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1822
...; whom they right honorably received and welcomed with great reverence. To whome my lorde saide, ' Father Abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you,' riding so still until became to the staires of his chamber, where he alighted from his mule, and then...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art, Volume 3

1823
...; whom they right honorably received and welcomed with great reverence. To whome my lorde saide, ' Father Abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you,' riding so still untill he came to the staires of his chamber, where he alighted from his mule, and...
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The life and death of Thomas Wolsey, cardinall. Repr., with an intr. and notes

Thomas Storer - 1826
...of many torches ; whom they right honorably received with great reverence. To whom my lord said, ' Father abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you.' " In Shakspeare the words are : -O Father abbot, An old man, broken with the storms of state, Is come...
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Roman Catholic bishops

Stephen Hyde Cassan - 1827
...uroo llrl.1 I, ..I'..... ,.. ......... I., ill.. -illlli'V III reverence. To whom my lord saiil, " Father Abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you," riding so still until he came to the stairs of his chamber, where he alighted from his mule, and then...
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The broad stone of honour: or, The true sense and practice of chivalry. The ...

Kenelm Henry Digby - 1828
...lighte ; whom they right honourably received and welcomed with great reverence. To whom my Lord said, ' Father abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you,' riding so still, until we came to the stairs of his chamber where he alighted from his mule." It was...
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The History of England from the Earliest Period to the Death of Elizabeth ...

Sharon Turner - Great Britain - 1828
...to have fallen from his mule. He was received most honorably at the convent ; but his true remark, " Father abbot ! I am come hither to leave my bones among you," made earthly state little better than a mockery. Kingston led him up stairs, but mentioned afterwards...
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