Historical Memorials of Canterbury: The Landing of Augustine. The Murder of Becket. Edward the Black Prince. Becket's Shrine

J. Murray, 1875 - 361 páginas

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Página 275 - In the days of Shamgar the son of Anath, in the days of Jael, the highways were unoccupied, and the travellers walked through byways. 7 The inhabitants of the villages ceased, they ceased in Israel, until that I Deborah arose, that I arose a mother in Israel.
Página 220 - ... to have with them both men and women, that can well sing wanton songs, and some other pilgrims will have with them bagpipes, so that every town that they come through, what with the noise of their singing. and with the sound of their piping, and with the jangling of their Canterbury bells, and with the barking out of dogs after them, they make more noise than if the king came there away with all his clarions, and many other minstrels.
Página 149 - Fair laughs the morn, and soft the zephyr blows. While proudly riding o'er the azure realm In gallant trim the gilded vessel goes; Youth on the prow, and Pleasure at the helm ; Regardless of the sweeping whirlwind's sway.
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Página 275 - Thou wentest forth out of Seir, When Thou marchedst out of the field of Edom, The earth trembled, the heavens also dropped, Yea, the clouds dropped water. 5 The mountains flowed down at the presence of the LORD, Even yon Sinai at the presence of the LORD, the God of Israel.
Página 102 - In the multitude of the sorrows that I had in my heart : thy comforts have refreshed my soul.
Página 63 - A synod was called at Westminster, the Pope's legate being present thereat ; on whose right hand sat Richard, Archbishop of Canterbury, as in his proper place. When in springs Roger of York, and finding Canterbury so seated, fairly sits him down on Canterbury's lap (a baby too big to be danced thereon !) ; yea, Canterbury's servants dandled this lap-child with a witness, who plucked him thence, and buffeted him to purpose.
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Página 182 - the bosse," the diameter of which is considerably more than half the width of the shield at that part ; this circle encloses an escutcheon of the arms of France and England quarterly, with a label of three points. All the rest of the shield around this circle is diapered with a trailing or foliated ornament.2 Unfortunately, Bolton has not recorded the dimensions of this shield ; but it may probably be concluded from his comparing it with the targe...
Página 104 - Soldiers and servants with torches searched in vain under the solid table to find the cause of its convulsions, till one of the conscience-stricken knights suggested that it was indignantly refusing to bear the sacrilegious burden of their arms. So ran the popular story ; and as late as the fourteenth century it was still shown in the same place, — the earliest and most memorable instance of a " rapping," " leaping," and

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