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" TELL me not, sweet, I am unkind, — That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field ; And with a stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield. Yet this... "
Specimens of the Early English Poets: To which is Prefixed, an Historical ... - Page 275
by George Ellis - 1811
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The Ladies' pocket magazine

1830
...in hU Lucasta, illustrative of the union between the admiration of beauty and the love of virtue : " Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...To war and arms I fly. True : a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field, And with a stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield. Yet...
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The Bachelor's Wife: A Selection of Curious and Interesting Extracts, with ...

John Galt - 1824 - 444 pages
...nothing more worthy of his best music than the following pretty little song by Lovelace." TO LUCASTA. " Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...To war and arms I fly. True ; a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field; And, with a stronger faith, embrace A sword, a horse, a shield....
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The Bachelor's Wife: A Selection of Curious and Interesting Extracts, with ...

John Galt - Electronic book - 1824 - 444 pages
...nothing more worthy of his best music than the following pretty little song by Lovelace." TO LUCASTA. " Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast, and quiet mind, To war and arras I fly. True ; a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field ; And, with a stronger faith,...
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Cupid's album: being a choice collection of elegant compliments and ...

Cupid - 1826 - 228 pages
...hearken to a sinner's prayer, And be less beauteous, or more kind. TO LUCASTA. BY COLONEL LOVELACE. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind ; That, from the nunnery...To war and arms I fly. True : a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field ; And, with a stronger faith, embrace A sword, a horse, a shield....
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Reuben Apsley, Volume 1

Horace Smith - 1827
...the country ? But after all, Reuben, this is much better than a Popish plot, hem !" K 2 CHAPTER VII. Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...war and arms I fly. — True, a new mistress now I chase, The fii-st foe in the field ; And with a stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield....
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Ancient Ballads and Songs, Chiefly from Tradition, Manuscripts, and Scarce ...

Thomas Lyle - Ballads, English - 1827 - 250 pages
...Expressions delicate and luxurious. Works numerous, and chiefly upon religious subjects. TO LUCASTA. TELL me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field; And with a stronger faith embrace, A sword, a horse, a shield. Yet...
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Reuben Apsley. By the author of Brambletye house

Horace Smith - 1827
...after all, Reuben, this is much better than a Popish plot, hem !" K 2 tl REUBEN APSLEY CHAPTER VIL Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...war and arms I fly. — True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field; And with n stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield —...
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Ancient ballads and songs; with notices, including original poetry. By T. Lyle

Ancient ballads - 1827
...Expressions delicate and luxurious. Works numerous, and chiefly upon religious subjects. TO LUCASTA. TELL me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast, and quiet mind, True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field ; And with a stronger faith embrace, A...
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - English poetry - 1828 - 560 pages
...'gainst winter, rain, and poize Their floods with an o'erflowing glass. TO LUCASTA, GOING TO THE WARS. Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, , The first foe in the field ; And with a stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield....
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...spirits unconfined In heaven, their earthly bodies left behind. TO LUCASTA, ON GOING TO THE WARS. TET.I. me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery...To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field: And with a stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield. Yet...
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