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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 Merry Monarch

W. H. Davenport Adams - 1885 - 434 pages
...to 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 the eclipsed sun By mortals...
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Red-letter Poems by English Men and Women

1885 - 668 pages
...come, And cannot be extended from The legal tenant : 'Tis a chattel Not to he forfeited in battle. If he that in the field is slain Be in the bed of honor lain, He that is beaten may be said To lie in honor's truckle-bed. For as we sec .the eclipsed...
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Transactions of the Royal Society of Literature of the United Kingdom

Royal Society of Literature (Great Britain) - 1895 - 944 pages
...fights and runs away May live to fight another day." Apropos of this subject, Part I, Canto 3, runs : " 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." It is in this canto that the well-known...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1895 - 530 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 the eclipsed sun By mortals...
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The Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations: English, Latin, and Modern Foreign ...

1896 - 1224 pages
...place more Hurts honour than deep wounds before. t. BUTLER— Iludibras. Pt. II. Canto III. L. 1,066. in their winged sea-girt citadel. v>. BYRON — Cldlde Harold. He that is beaten may be said To lie in Honour's truckle-bed. u. BUTLER— Hudibras. Pt. I. Canto HI....
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by ..., Volume 2

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1896 - 520 pages
...come, And cannot be extended1 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 the eclipsed sun By mortals...
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Dictionary of Quotations: (English)

Philip Hugh Dalbiac - 1897 - 526 pages
...learn to live, Tis solitude should teach us how to die." BYRON. Childe Harold, Can. IV., XXXIII. " 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." BUTLER. Hudibras, Pt. I., Can. III.,...
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Working Principles of Rhetoric ...

John Franklin Genung - 1900 - 702 pages
...come, And cannot be extended from The legal tenant : T is 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." The following, from Scott's Lady of...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

1903 - 1186 pages
...fall no lower.8 Line 877. Cheer'd up himself with ends of verse Aad sayings of philosophers. 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 trnckle-bed. Line 1647. When pious frands and holy...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions, Volume 2

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1905 - 522 pages
...come, And cannot be extended1 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 the eclipsed sun By mortals...
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