Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Where throngs of knights and barons bold, In weeds of peace, high triumphs hold, With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit or arms, while both contend To win her grace whom all commend. "
The Worthies of Yorkshire and Lancashire: Being Lives of the Most ... - Page 262
by Hartley Coleridge - 1836 - 732 pages
Full view - About this book

The works of Richard Hurd, Volume 4

Richard Hurd (bp. of Worcester.) - 1811
...; as appears from his Allegro-*— , Towred cities please us then And the busy hum of men, .•• Where throngs of knights and barons bold In weeds...store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. And when in...
Full view - About this book

The Beauties of England and Wales: Or Delineations, Topographical ...

John Britton - Architecture - 1812
...tournaments, and all the paraphernalia of the Round Table. " Where throngs of knights and barons bold i In weeds of peace high triumphs hold, With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Iteign influence, and judge the prize, Of wit, or arms, while both intend To win her grace whom all...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of John Milton: With the Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Milton - 1813 - 565 pages
...115 By whispering winds soon lullVl asleep. Tow'red cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and barons bold, In weeds of peace, high triumphs hold, 1^0 With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Bain influence, and judge the prize Of wit^ or arms, while...
Full view - About this book

Discoveries in hieroglyphics, and other antiquities, in ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Deverell - 1813
...a complete circuit of the moon from Une 69. Toured cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and barons bold In weeds of peace high triumphs hold, 120 With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while...
Full view - About this book

Discoveries in hieroglyphics, and other antiquities, in ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Deverell - 1813
...a complete circuit of the moon from line 69Tow'rcd cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and barons bold ! ^ In weeds of peace high triumphs hold, 120 With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while...
Full view - About this book

The Beauties of England and Wales: Or, Delineations ..., Volume 16, Part 1

John Britton, Thomas Rees - Architecture - 1813 - 917 pages
...and, though of great strength, it seems to have been one of those hospitable mansions," Wbere Huongs of knights and barons bold, In weeds of peace high triumphs hold, than than one of " those rugged fortresses degtined solely for war." * Within its moat it contains...
Full view - About this book

Anecdotes of Music, Historical and Biographical: In a Series of ..., Volume 1

Allatson Burgh - Music - 1814
...courtesy of chivalry , it is the practice of heralds to blazon arms for unmarried ladies in a lozenge. " Where throngs of knights and barons bold, " In weeds...of ladies, whose bright eyes " Rain influence, and judge the prize " Of wit, or arms, while both contend " To win her grace, whom all commend." L' Allegro....
Full view - About this book

Alicia de Lacy, by the author of 'The loyalists'.

Jane West - 1814
...privacy of her father's castle, rather than in the presence of so many aspiring rivals. CHAP. VII. Where throngs of knights and barons bold, In weeds of peace, high triumphs hold, With store of lidies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To...
Full view - About this book

Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1814 - 407 pages
...season lead, To the tann'd haycock in the mead. Towered cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and barons bold, In weeds of peace high triumph hold ; ^ With store of ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit...
Full view - About this book

From 1772 to 1780

Sir Nathaniel William Wraxall - Great Britain - 1815
...diversion must be regarded, it always reminded me of Milton's description of the entertainments, " Where throngs of Knights and Barons bold, In weeds of peace, high triumphs hold ; With stare of Ladies, whose bright eyes Rain influence, and judge the Prize." As soon as the Bull Feast...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF