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" I, that was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking like Venus, the gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph, sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel, sometimes... "
The North British review - Page 21
1855
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Shakespeare [sic] and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1843 - 660 pages
...age, Raleigh thus speaks of her, in a letter intended for her perusal: — " I that was wont to see her riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking...the gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure checks, like a nymph, sometimes sitting in the shade, like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel,...
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Life of Sir Walter Raleigh: founded on authentic and original documents ...

Patrick Fraser Tytler - 1844 - 412 pages
...or three days, my sorrows were the less, but even now my heart is cast into the depth of all misery. I that was wont to behold her riding like Alexander,...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph, sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel, sometime...
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A Short History of the Tower of London: With a List of the Interesting ...

Joseph Wheeler - 1844 - 36 pages
...days, my sorrows were the less, but even now my heart is cast into the depth of all misery. I—that was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting...the gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure face like a nymph, sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel, sometime...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 42

1854
...how Raleigh " could not live alone in prison while she was afar off; " how he had been " wont to see her riding like Alexander [?], hunting like Diana,...the gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure chceke like a nymph, sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel,...
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Memoirs of the naval worthies of queen Elizabeth's reign

John Barrow - 1845
...a letter to Cecil, he speaks of his broken heart, on hearing that the Queen is gone away far off. " I, that was wont to behold her riding like Alexander,...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph ; sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess ; sometime singing like an angel," &c....
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A Short History of the Tower of London: With a List of the Interesting ...

Joseph Wheeler - 1845 - 36 pages
...or three days, my sorrows were the less, but even now my heart is cast into the depth of all misery. I — that was wont to behold her riding like Alexander,...the gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure face like a nymph, sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel, sometime...
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American Biography, Issue 161

Jeremy Belknap - America - 1846
...or three days, my sorrows were the less, but even now my heart is cast into the depth of all misery. I that 'was wont to behold her riding like Alexander,...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph, sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel, sometime...
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The Southern literary messenger

1847
...from the Tower to Sir Robert Cecil, Raleigh indulged in the most extravagant flattery of the queen : " I that was wont to behold her, riding like Alexander,...wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel, sometime...
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Introduction to the History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia

Charles Campbell, Samuel Legrand Campbell - Point Pleasant, Battle of, 1774 - 1847 - 200 pages
...from the Tower to Sir Robert Cecil, Raleigh indulged in the most extravagant flattery of the queen : " I that was wont to behold her, riding like Alexander,...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph, sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel, sometime...
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Shakspeare and His Friends: Or, The Golden Age of Merry England

Robert Folkestone Williams - Drama - 1847 - 315 pages
...three days, my sorrows were the less ; but even now my heart is cast into the depth of all misery. I that was wont to behold her riding like Alexander...wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph; sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess — sometimes smging like an angel —...
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