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" Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. "
The prologue to the Canterbury tales, with notes by E.F. Willoughby - Page 52
by Geoffrey Chaucer - 1881
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The Canterbury tales of Geoffrey Chaucer: a new text with ..., Volume 1

Geoffrey Chaucer - 1847 - 362 pages
...reserved. Therfore he was a pricasour aright : Greyhoundes he hadde as swifte as fowel in flight : Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. 192 I saugh his sleves purflled atte hond With grys, and that the fynest of a lond. And for to festne...
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Early English Poetry, Ballads, and Popular Literature of the ..., Volume 24

Percy Society - English literature - 1847 - 358 pages
...him reserved. Therfore he was a pricasour aright: Greyhoundes he hadde as swifte as fowel in flight: Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. 192 I saugh his sleves purfiled atte hond With grys, and that the fynest of a lond. And for to festne...
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Early English Poetry, Ballads, and Popular Literature of the ..., Volume 24

Percy Society - English literature - 1847 - 352 pages
...reserved. Therfore he was a pricasour aright : Greyhoundes he hadde as swifte as fowel in flight : Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. 192 I saugh his sleves purfiled atte hond With grys, and that the fynest of a lond. And for to festne...
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The History of Ludlow and Its Neighbourhood: Forming a Popular Sketch of the ...

Thomas Wright - Ludlow (England) - 1852 - 564 pages
...as, — " Therefore he was a pricasour aright : Greyhoundes he hadde as swifte as fowel in flight: Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. I saugh his sieves, purfiled atte hond With grye, and that the fynest of a lend. And for to festne his hood undur...
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The History of Ludlow and Its Neighbourhood: Forming a Popular Sketch of the ...

Thomas Wright - Ludlow (England) - 1852 - 574 pages
...as, — " Therefore he was a pricasour aright : Greyhoundes he hadde as swifte as fowel in flight : Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. I sangh his sieves, purfiled atte hond With grys, and that the fynest of a lond. And for to festne his...
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The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer

Geoffrey Chaucer - Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages - 1853 - 248 pages
...him reserved. Therfore he was a pricasour aright ; Greyhoundes he hadde as swifte as fowel in flight; Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. 192 I saugh his sieves purfiled atte bond With grys, and that the fynest of a lond. And for to festne...
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Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, Volume 1

Geoffrey Chaucer - English poetry - 1854 - 294 pages
...\vo\iU\ \KV\U\I. Therfore he was a pricasour aright ; Greyhoundes he hadde as swifte as fowel in flight; Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. I saugh his sieves purfiled atte hond With grys,1 and that the fynest of a lond. And for to festne his hood undur...
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The Bible Word-book: A Glossary of Old English Bible Words

Jonathan Eastwood - Bible - 1866 - 588 pages
...John ii. 16, 17). Strong desire, pleasure, like A.-S. lust; not restricted as now to one passion only. Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare "Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. Chaucer, Cant. Tales, prol. 192. Nought oonly, lord, that I am glad, quod ache, To don your lust, but...
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The Bible Word-book: A Glossary of Old English Bible Words

Jonathan Eastwood - Bible - 1866 - 586 pages
...John ii. 16, 17). Strong desire, pleasure, like A.-S. lust; not restricted as now to one passion only. Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. Chaucer, Cant. Tales, prol. 192. Nought oonly, lord, that I am glad, quod sche, To don your lust, but...
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The Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, Volume 2

Geoffrey Chaucer - 1866 - 388 pages
...aright ; Greyhoundes he hadde as swifte as fowel in flight ; Of prikyng and of huntyng for the hare m Was al his lust, for no cost wolde he spare. I saugh his sleves purfiled atte hond With grys, and that the fynest of a lond. And for to festne his hood undur...
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