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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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Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1839 - 60 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 In Plato."— ROGER ASCHAM. Page 13, coLl, line 44. Then is the Age c/ Admiration —...
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England Under the Reigns of Edward VI. and Mary: With the ..., Volume 2

Patrick Fraser Tytler - Great Britain - 1839 - 548 pages
...much delight as some gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccacio. " After saluting and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her why she would lose...such pastime in the park Smiling she answered me, ' I wis all their sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato. Alas ! good...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1839 - 874 pages
...much delight, as some gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccace. After salutation, and duty done, leasure meet To chase the glowing hours with flying fleetBut, hark ! — that heavy sound die answered me : •' ' [ wist, all their sport in the park is ':ut a shadow to that pleasure that...
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Selections from the works of Taylor, Hooker, Barrow [and others] by B. Montagu

Jeremy Taylor (bp. of Down and Connor.) - 1839 - 374 pages
...much delight s some gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccaccio. After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her ' why she would lose such pastime in the park V smiling she answered me, ' I wisse all their sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure that...
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Selections from the Works of Taylor, Latimer, Hall, Milton, Barrow, South ...

Basil Montagu - Conduct of life - 1839 - 404 pages
...much delight as some gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccaccio. After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her ' why she would lose such pastime in the park I" smiling she answered me, ' I wisse all their sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure...
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The Ladies' Cabinet of Fashion, Music & Romance

Fashion - 1868 - 738 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 I they never felt what true pleasure means !" The speaker had arrived...
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The Holy State, and the Profane State

Thomas Fuller - Biography - 1841 - 496 pages
...10. Fuller does not always quote with accuracy. In the " Schoolmaster " the sentence reads thus : " I wist, all their sport in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato."—EDIT. U defects, but few faults, (and those rather in his age than person,) came to his grave...
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The Holy State, and the Profane State

Thomas Fuller - Biography - 1841 - 494 pages
...quote with accuracy. In the " Schoolmaster " the sentence reads thus : " I wist, all their •port in the park is but a shadow to that pleasure that I find in Plato." — EDIT. U defects, but few faults, (and those rather in his age than person,) came to his grave ;...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1843 - 352 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 in Plato." — ROGER ASCHAM. P. 88, 1. 19. Then is the Age of Admiration — Dante in...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1843 - 516 pages
...much delight as some Gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccarc. After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her, why she would lose such pastime in the park? Smiling, sho answered me, " I wist, all their sport in tho park is but a shadow lo that pleasure that I find...
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