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" Witness those rings and roundelays Of theirs, which yet remain, Were footed in Queen Mary's days On many a grassy plain; But since of late, Elizabeth And, later, James came in, They never danced on any heath As when the time hath been. "
Drinking-songs. Miscellaneous songs. Ancient ballads - Page 378
1819
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 11

Child rearing - 1845
...merrily went their toes. tl Witness, those rings and roundelays Of theirs, which yet remain, Were Touted in Queen Mary's days, On many a grassy plain ; But...late Elizabeth, And later, James came in, They never danced on any heath As when the time hath bin. " By which we note, the fairies Were of the old profession,...
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 2-3

Anna Maria Hall
...Protestantism. " Witness the rings and roundelayes Of theirs which yet remain, Were footed in Qucen Mary's days, On many a grassy plain. But since of late Elizabeth, And later James eame in ; They never danced on any heath As when the time hath bin." Aecording to Beranger, the French...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...merrily went their tabor, And nimbly went their toe». »LonUXIII. Witness those rings and roundelay« ݀ " ֶ \ 肀 ... ׉؀ 0 w 肀 р 0 songe were Ave-Maries, Their dances were procession : But now, alas ! they all are dead, Or gone beyond...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 4

Half hours - 1847
...came home from labour, Or Ciss to milking rose, Then merrily went their tabour, Witness, those rings and roundelays Of theirs, which yet remain. Were footed...late Elizabeth, And, later, James came in, They never danced on any heath, As when the time hath bin. By which we note the fairies Were of the old profession...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...Witness those rings and roundelays Of theirs, which yet remain, Wore footed in Queen Mary's days Ou of God ; not starting at his darkest providences, but remembering continually either his dauc'd on any heath As when the time hath been.' By which we note the fairies Were of the old profession,...
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Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft: Addressed to J. G. Lockhart, Esq

Walter Scott - Demonology - 1848 - 338 pages
...roue, Then merrily, merrily went their labour, And merrily went their toes. 11 Witness, those rings and roundelays Of theirs, which yet remain, Were footed in Queen Mary's days, On many a grisly plain ; But since of late Elizabeth, And later, J nines came in, They never danced on any heath...
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Wreaths of Friendship: a Gift for the Young

Timothy Shay Arthur, Francis Channing Woodworth - Friendship - 1849 - 240 pages
...people, than to employ a couple of stanzas from the bishop's playful ballad : " Witness those rings and roundelays Of theirs, which yet remain, Were footed...late Elizabeth, And later James came in, They never danced on any heath, As when the time hath been. " By which we note the fairies Were of the old profession...
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Wayside Pictures Through France, Belgium, and Holland: By Robert Bell

Robert Bell - Belgium - 1849 - 456 pages
...England in the reign of King James. " Witness these rings and roundelays Of theirs, which yet remain, I Were footed in Queen Mary's days, On many a grassy...late Elizabeth, And later James came in, They never danced on any heath, As when the time hath bin." But it may be asserted with no less authority that...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1849
...milking rose, Then merrily went their tabor, And nimbly went their toei. »LouUXIIL Witness those ringe point by point, Thereby to see the minute« how they...make * contemplate ; So many hours must I sport Klizabeth, And later, James came in, They never danc'd on any heath As when the time hath been. By...
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The minstrel's lay, and other poems

Vincent Pike - 1849
...roundelayes Of theirs which yet remaine ; Were footed in Queen Mairies dayes On many a grassy playne, But since of late Elizabeth And later James came in...They never danc'd on any heath As when the time hath bin. By which we note the fairies Were of the old profession : Their songs were Ave Maries, Their dances...
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