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" After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her why she would lose such pastime in the park? Smiling she answered me, ' I wist all their sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato. Alas I good folk, they... "
The English Works of Roger Ascham: Preceptor to Queen Elizabeth - Page 215
by Roger Ascham - 1815 - 391 pages
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Domestic Happiness Portrayed: Or, A Repository for Those who Are, and Those ...

Marriage - 1835 - 456 pages
...merry tale in Boccace. After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her why she should lose such pastime in the park? Smiling, she answered...sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure I find in Plato. Alas ! good folk, they never felt what true pleasure meant.'" Her heart, full of this...
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Portraits of Illustrious Personages of Great Britain, Volume 2

Edmund Lodge - Great Britain - 1835 - 268 pages
...be absent from the party, she answered, to use his own words, " All their sport in the park I wisse is but a shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato — alas, good folk, they never knew what true pleasure meant." " And how," rejoined Ascham, " came you, Madam, to this deep knowledge...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calandar of Popular ...

William Hone - Days - 1835 - 876 pages
...much delight, as some gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccace. After salutation, and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her, why she would lose such pasliiue 31 TIIK ¿vfcUY-DAY BOOK.— JANUARY 4. m the park ? Smiling, she answered me : " ' I wist,...
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The Worthies of Yorkshire and Lancashire;: Being Lives of the Most ...

Hartley Coleridge - Lancashire (England) - 1836 - 774 pages
...much delight as some gentlemen would read a merry tale of Boccace. After salutation, and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her why she would lose...I wist all their sport in the park is but a shadow of that pleasure I find in Plato. Alas, good folk, they never felt what true pleasure meant." " And...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

English poetry - 1836 - 514 pages
...tale in Boccace. After salutation rmtl duty done, with some other talk, I asked her, why she wo:ild lose such pastime in the park! Smiling, she answered me, "I wist, all their sport in Ihe park is but a shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato." — ROGER ASCHAM. Note 11, page 12,...
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Memoirs of Eminently Pious Women

Samuel Burder - Women - 1836 - 756 pages
...tale in Boccace. After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her, why she should lose such pastime in the park ] Smiling, she answered me : ' I wist nil their sport in the park is but a shadow, to that pleasure that I find in Plato. Alas ! good folk,...
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The every-day book and table-book; or, Everlasting calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1837 - 954 pages
...with some other talk, I asked her, why ? lie would lose such pastime 59 31 in the park? Smiling, ehe answered me : " ' I wist, all their sport in the park...shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato. Alas ! good-folk, they never felt what true pleasure meant.' " ' And how came you, madam,' quoth I, « to...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1838 - 332 pages
...much delight as some Gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccace. After salutation, and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her, why she would lose...sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure which I find ire Plato." — ROGER ASCHAM. Page 72, line 19. Then is the Age of Admiration — Dante...
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The New Monthly Belle Assemblée, Volumes 70-71

Fashion - 740 pages
...Marchioness of Dorset and the ladies and gentlemen of the household were engaged in hunting : " I wis all their sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure I find in Plato. Alas, good folk ! they never felt what true pleasure means !" The speaker had arrived...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1839 - 510 pages
...delight as some Gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccacc. After salutation and dun- done, with tome other talk, I asked her, why she would lose such pastime...but a shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato." — ROGER ASCHAM. Note 11. page 12, col. 2. Then ii the Ace of Admiration. — Dante in his old age...
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