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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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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight

Half hours - 1856
...many torches ; and whom they right honourably received with great reverence. To whom my lord said, ' Father Abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among...him by the arm, and led him up the stairs ; who told rue afterwards that he never carried so heavy a burden in all his life. And as soon as he was in his...
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Popular history of England, Volume 2

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1857
...reached Leicester Abbey ; and he was received by torch-light, with great reverence, on a Saturday night. "Father abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you," were his memorable words. On the following Tuesday he was at the point of death ; when he uttered these...
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The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General ..., Volume 16

George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1858
...the journey was necessarily slow. As he entered the monastery of Leicester he said to the abbot : " Father abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you." He was at once carried to bed. The second day. seeing the lieutenant of the tower in his chamber, he...
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The plays (poems) of Shakespeare, ed. by H. Staunton, the illustr. by J ...

William Shakespeare - 1859
...many torches ; whom they right honourably гесеЬч-d with great reverence. To whom my lord said, ' Father Abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among...so heavy a burden in all his life. And as soon as ho was in his chamber, he went incontinent to his bed, very sick." (2) SCENE II. — Hit biased part...
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Shakespeare's Henry the eighth, with intr. remarks, interpretation of the ...

William Shakespeare - 1860
...light, 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." ' An old man, broken with the storms of state, Is come to lay his weary bones among ye ; Give him a...
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Charles Knight's school history of England, abridged from the Popular ...

Charles Knight - 1865
...After three days' riding, the sick man and his guards reached Leicester Abbey, on a Saturday night. "Father abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you," were his memorable words. On the following Tuesday he was at the point of death ; when he uttered these...
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Histories

William Shakespeare - 1867
...of many torches ; whom they right honourably received with great reverence. To whom my lord said, ' Father Abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among...carried so heavy a burden in all his life. And as 370 soon as he was in his chamber he went incontinent to his bed, very sick. This was upon Saturday...
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A SMALLER HISTORY OF ENGLAND, FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE YEAR 1863

WILLIAM SMITH, LL.D. - 1868
...His health broke down upon the journey ; and as he entered the abbey of Leicester (Nov. 26), he said, "Father abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you." On the second day he addressed to Sir William Kingston, lieutenant of the Tower, the memorable words,...
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KING HENRY THE EIGHTH

1872
...of many torches j whom they right honourably received with great reverence. To whom my lord said, ' Father abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among you.' " Leicester Abbey was founded in the year 1143, m tne reign of King Stephen, by Robert Bossu, Earl...
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The Midland readers and home lesson books, Book 5

Henry Major - 1873
...many torches ; and whom they right honourably received with great reverence. To whom my lord said, ' Father Abbot, I am come hither to leave my bones among...chamber, and there alighted, and Master Kingston then book him by the arm, and led him up the stairs ; who told me afterwards that he never carried so heavy...
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