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" If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in honour's truckle-bed. For as we see th... "
The Lady's Magazine, Or, Entertaining Companion for the Fair Sex ... - Page 117
1808
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The poetical works of Samuel Butler, Volume 1

Samuel Butler - 1866 - 366 pages
...come, And cannot be extended from The legal tenant : 'tis a chattel 1045 Not to be forfeited in battle. If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in Honour's truckle-bed. 1050 For as we see th' eclipsed sun By...
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The British Poets, Volume 1

1866 - 390 pages
...Honour's a lease for lives to come, And cannot be extended from The legal tenant: 'tis a chattel 1045 If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in Honour's truckle-bed. IOM For as we see th' eclipsed sun By...
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Poetical Works: With the Life of the Author, Volumes 1-2

Samuel Butler, Samuel Johnson - 1807 - 544 pages
...come, And cannot be extended from The legal tenant : 'tis a chattel Not to be forfeited in battel. If he that in the field is slain, Be in the bed of Honour lain, He that is beaten may be scd To lie in Honour's truckle-bed, 1058 For as we see th" eclipsed sun By...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - 1867 - 752 pages
...Whose least part crack'd, the whole does fly, And wits are crack'd to find out why. Ib. 2, n. 384. If he that in the field is slain, Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten, may be said To lie in honour's truckle bed. Duller, ITud. Honour is, like a widow,...
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Extracts from English Literature

John Rolfe - 1867 - 404 pages
...come, And cannot be extended from The legal tenant ; 'tis a chattel Not to be forfeited in battle. If he that in the field is slain, Be in the bed of Honour lain, He that is beaten, may be said To lie in Honour's truckle-bed. For as we see th' eclipsed sun By mortals...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source : Passages ...

John Bartlett - 1868 - 828 pages
...877. Cheer'cl up himself with ends of verse, And sayings of philosophers. Parti. Canto iii. Line ion. If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in honour's truckle-bed. Part L Canto iii. Line 1047. When pious...
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Hudibras, in three parts. Repr. of ed. of 1779 [ed. by A. Murray].

Samuel Butler - 1869 - 168 pages
...come, And cannot be extended from The legal tenant : 'tis a chattel Not to be forfeited in battle. If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in honour's truckle-bed. For as we see th' eclipsed sun By mortals...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - 1874 - 798 pages
...877. Cheer'd up himself with ends of verse, And sayings of philosophers. Part i. Canto iii. Line 1o11. If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in honour's truckle-bed. Part i. Canto iii. Line 1047. When pious...
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Familiar Quotations ...

John Bartlett - 1875 - 890 pages
...877. Cheer'd up himself with ends of verse, And sayings of philosophers. Part \. Canto iii. Line ion. If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in honour's truckle-bed. Part i. Canto iii. Line 1047. When pious...
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The poetical works of Samuel Butler, with life and critical diss. by G ...

Samuel Butler - 1877 - 610 pages
...come, And cannot be extended from The legal tenant : 'tis a chattel Not to be forfeited in battle. If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honour lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in honour's truckle-bed. 1050 For as we see th' eclipsed sun By...
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