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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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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1860 - 766 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...it : it was that smooth song, which was made by Kit Marlow,3 now at least fifty years ago ; and the milk-maid's mother sung an answer to it, which was...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1860 - 778 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...a nightingale ; her voice was good, and the ditty filled for it : it was that smooth si nig, which was made by Kit Marlow,* now at least fifty years...
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The Complete Angler, Or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being ..., Volume 1

Izaak Walton - Fishing - 1860 - 404 pages
...entered into the next field, a second pleasure entertained me, 'twas a handsome milkmaid, that had cast away all care, and sung like a nightingale ; her voice was good and the ditty fitted for it ; 'twas that smooth song which was made by Kit Marlowe, now at least fifty years ago, and the milk-maid's...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places, and People

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1862 - 592 pages
...a handsome milkmaid, that had not yet attained so much age and wisdom as to load her mind with ^ny fears of many things that will never be, as too many men ioo often do ; but she cast away all care, and sang like a nightingale : her voice was good, and the...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 784 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...the milk-maid's mother sung an answer to it, which Avas made by Sir Walter Raleigh,* in his younger days. They were old-fashioned poetry, but choicefy...
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The Complete Angler: Or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation, of Izaak Walton ...

Izaak Walton - Fishing - 1867 - 490 pages
...pleasure entertained me ; 't 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...nightingale. Her voice was good, and the ditty fitted for it ; 't was that smooth song, which was made by Kit Marlowe, now at least fifty years ago : and the Milkmaid's...
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Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1868 - 530 pages
...pleasure entertained me. 'Twas a handsome milk-inaid 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. Marti) " Its (' Complete Angler's ') simplicity, its...
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Smaller specimens of English literature, with notes. Ed. by W. Smith

sir William Smith - 1869 - 384 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...a nightingale : her voice was good, and the ditty 3 fitted for it : it was that smooth song which was made by Kit Marlow,4 now at least fifty years ago...
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The compleat angler [ed. by A. Murray].

Izaak Walton - Fishing - 1869 - 116 pages
...entered into the next field, a second pleasure entertained me, 'twas a handsome milkmaid, that had cast away all care, and sung like a 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 maids...
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The Courtly Poets from Raleigh to Montrose

Sir Walter Raleigh, Sir Henry Wotton - English poetry - 1870 - 322 pages
...with Marlowe's name in " England's Helicon," 1600; and also in Walton's "Complete Angler," 1653, as " that smooth song which was made by Kit Marlow, now at least fifty years ago." Marlowe died rixty years before, — in 1593. A belt of straw and ivy-buds, With coral clasps and amber-studs...
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