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" As I left this place, and entered into the next field, a second pleasure entertained me' 'twas a handsome milkmaid that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things that will never be, as too many men too... "
The Complete Angler [and] the Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert and ... - Page 58
by Izaak Walton - 1901 - 497 pages
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Rural sketches and poems, chiefly relating to Cleveland

John Walker Ord - Cleveland (England) - 1845 - 436 pages
...pleasure entertained me ; 'twas a handsome milkmaid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things that will never be, as too many men too often do ; hut she cast away all care, and sung like a nightingale ; her voice was good, and the ditty fitted...
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Poems

Sir Henry Wotton - English poetry - 1815 - 236 pages
...answer to it which was made by Sir Walter Raleigh in his younger dales." The former he describes as " that smooth song which was made by Kit. Marlow now at least jijly yeers ago." * It may be remarked, in passing, that this second hypothesis is scarcely consistent...
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Poems by sir Henry Wotton, sir Walter Raleigh, and others, ed. by J. Hannah

sir Henry Wotton - English poetry - 1845 - 224 pages
...answer to it which was made by Sir Walter Raleigh in his younger dales." The former he describes as " that smooth song which was made by Kit. Marlow now at least Jiftyyeers ago."* It may be remarked, in passing, that this second hypothesis is scarcely consistent...
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Poems by Sir Henry Wotton, Sir Walter Raleigh and Others

Sir Henry Wotton - 1845 - 236 pages
...answer to it which was made by Sir Walter Raleigh in his younger daies." The former he describes as " that smooth song which was made by Kit. Marlow now at least f ift yyeers ago." * It may be remarked, in passing, that this second hypothesis is scarcely consistent...
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The dramatic (poetical) works of William Shakspeare; illustr ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1850 - 478 pages
...wisdom as to load her mind with any fean of cusy things that mill never be, as too many men too cea do ; but she cast away all care, and sung like a nightingale : Ler to'ce was gJ, and the ditty fitted for it ; it was that siaooth socg which was made by Kit...
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The complete angler, by I. Walton and C. Cotton. With a new intr. and notes ...

Izaak Walton - 1851 - 500 pages
...pleasure entertained me ; it was a handsome Milk-maid that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things...nightingale: her voice was good, and the ditty fitted for it : 'twas that smooth song which was made by Kit. Marlow* now at least fifty years ago : and the Milk-maid's...
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The Works of Shakespeare: the Text Carefully Restored According to the First ...

William Shakespeare - 1851 - 500 pages
...mentioned by Izaak Walton : " 'Twas a handsome Milk-maid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things that will never be ; but she cast away all care, and sung like a nightingale : her voice was good, and the ditty fitted...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places, and People, Volume 1

Mary Russell Mitford - American literature - 1852 - 344 pages
...pleasure entertained me. It was a handsome milkmaid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things...men too often do ; but she cast away all care, and sang like a nightingale : her voice was good, and the ditty fitted for it. It was that smooth song,...
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Music and Friends: Or, Pleasant Recollections of a Dilettante, Volume 3

William Gardiner - Musicians - 1853 - 410 pages
...pleasure entertained me : it was a handsome milkmaid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with any fears of many things that never will be ; she cast away all care, and sung like a nightingale; her voice was good, and the ditty...
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The Complete Angler

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1854 - 348 pages
...that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom, as to load her mind with any fears of many thmgs that will never be, as too many men too often do :...it : it was that smooth song which was made by Kit Mario w, now at least fifty years ago: and the milkmaid's mother sung an answer to it, which was made...
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