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" Her parents, the duke and duchess, with all the household, gentlemen and gentlewomen, were hunting in the park. I found her in her chamber, reading... "
Poems - Page 19
by Samuel Rogers - 1839 - 48 pages
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The Influence of Greek Philosophy on English Poetry: The Chancellor's Essay ...

Arthur H. Sidgwick - English poetry - 1906 - 30 pages
...knew the Republic so well as to quote it without acknowledgment ; Lady Jane Grey read the Phaedo " with as much delight as some gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccaccio." * We may roughly distinguish three ways in which Greek philosophy influenced poetry in...
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Yale Studies in English, Volumes 31-32

1906
...good-bye before he left for Germany, and she was ' in her chamber reading Phaedon Platonis in Greeke, and that with as much delight as some gentlemen would read a merrie tale in Bocase '. Elizabeth herself wrote a commentary on Plato, translated two orations from...
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Books and Reading

Books and reading - 1908 - 381 pages
...household, gentlemen and gentlewomen, were hunting in the park. I found her in her chamber, reading Phaedo Platonis in Greek, and that with as much delight as...some other talk, I asked her, why she would lose such pasttime in the park? Smiling, she answered me; "I wist, all their sport in the park is but a shadow...
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Lady Jane Grey and Her Times

Ida Ashworth Taylor - Great Britain - 1908 - 332 pages
...the park, and Jane, in the seclusion of her chamber, was engaged in studying the Phaedo of Plato, " with as much delight as some gentlemen would read a merry tale in Boccaccio," when Ascham presented himself to her. The conversation between the scholar and the student...
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The Schoolmaster

Roger Ascham - Education - 1909 - 192 pages
...gentlemen, and gentlewomen, were hunting in the park. I found her in her chamber reading " Phasdon Platonis " in Greek, and that with as much delight as some gentlemen would read a merry tale in Bocase. After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her why she would lose such pastime...
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Twelve Centuries of English Poetry and Prose

Alphonso Gerald Newcomer - English literature - 1910 - 756 pages
...household, gentlemen and gentlewomen, were hunting in the park. I found her in her chamber reading "Phaedon 910 Bocase.2 After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her why she would lose such...
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The Love of Books and Reading

Oscar Kuhns - Books and reading - 1910 - 158 pages
...parents, with all the household, were hunting in the park: "I found her in her chamber, reading Phaedo Platonis in Greek, and that with as much delight as some gentlemen would read a merry tale of Boccaccio. After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her why she would lose...
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The Greatest House at Chelsey

Randall Davies - Beaufort House (London, England) - 1914 - 235 pages
...and gentlewomen, were hunting in the park. I found her in her chamber reading the Phcedo of Plato, in Greek, and that with as 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...
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Workfellows in Social Progression

Kate Stephens - American newspapers - 1916 - 326 pages
...household, gentlemen and gentlewomen, were hunting in the park. I found her in her chamber reading 'Phaedon Platonis' in Greek, and that with as much delight as some gentlemen would read a merry tale of Boccaccio. "After salutation and duty done, with some other talk, I asked her why she would lose...
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The Warner Library, Volume 2

Literature - 1917
...household, gentlemen and gentlewomen, were hunting in the park. I found her in her chamber, reading Phaedo Platonis in Greek, and that with as much delight as...done, with some other talk, I asked her why she would leese [lose] such pastime in the park? Smiling she answered me: " Iwisse, all their sport in the park...
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