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" A GENTLE Knight was pricking on the plaine, Ycladd in mightie armes and silver shielde, Wherein old dints of deepe woundes did remaine, The cruell markes of many a bloody fielde ; Yet armes till that time did he never wield : His angry steede did chide... "
Book 1 of the Faery Queene - Page 3
by Edmund Spenser - 1875 - 251 pages
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The Faerie Queen, Book 1

Edmund Spenser - 1905 - 238 pages
...doth defeate : Hypocrisie, him to entrappe, Doth to his home entreate. A GENTLE Knight was pricking l on the plaine, Ycladd in mightie armes and silver shielde, Wherein old dints of deepe woundes did remaine, The cruell markes of many' a bloody fielde ; Yet armes till that time did he never...
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The Principles of English Verse

Charlton Miner Lewis - English language - 1905 - 143 pages
...Faerie Queene and Shelley's Adonais. A gentle knight was pricking on the plaine, Ycladd in mightie annes and silver shielde, Wherein old dints of deepe wounds did remaine, The cruel marks of many a bloody fielde; Yet armes till that time did he never wield; His angry steede did chide...
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The Oxford Treasury of English Literature...: Old English to Jacobean

Grace Eleanor Hadow, William Henry Hadow - English literature - 1906
...And twincling starres the daylight hence chase. THE FAERY QUEENE Book I UNA AND THE EED CBOSS KNIGHT A GENTLE Knight was pricking on the plaine, Ycladd...wounds did remaine, The cruel markes of many a bloudy iielde ; Yet armes till that time did he never wield : His angry steede did chide his foming bitt,...
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The Principles of English Verse

Charlton Miner Lewis - English language - 1906 - 143 pages
...illustration of the same subject I quote the first stanzas of The Faerie Queene and Shelley's Adonais. A gentle knight was pricking on the plaine, Ycladd...Wherein old dints of deepe wounds did remaine, The cruel marks of many a bloody fielde; Yet armes till that time did he never wield; His angry steede did chide...
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Introduction to English Literature: With Suggestions for Further Reading and ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - English literature - 1906 - 700 pages
...true Holinesse, Foule Errour doth defeate ; Hypocrisie, him to entrappe, Doth to his home entreate. I. A GENTLE Knight was pricking on the plaine, Ycladd...armes and silver shielde, Wherein old dints of deepe woundes did remaine, The cruell markes of many a bloody fielde ; Yet armes till that time did he never...
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The Heart of Oak Books: Sixth Book

Charles Eliot Norton - Readers - 1906 - 359 pages
...FAERIE QUEENB. Edmund Spenser. BOOK I. CANTO I. A GENTLE Knight was pricking J on the plaine, Y cladd 2 in mightie armes and silver shielde, Wherein old dints of deepe wounds did remaine, The cruell markes of many' a bloudy fielde ; Yet armes till that time did he never wield : His angry steede...
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The Faerie Queene, Book I

Edmund Spenser - Epic poetry - 1906 - 238 pages
...doth defeate : Hypocrisie, him to entrappe, Doth to his home entreate. A GENTLE Knight was pricking 1 on the plaine, Ycladd in mightie armes and silver shielde, Wherein old dints of deepe woundes did remaine, The cruell markes of many' a bloody fielde ; Yet armes till that time did he never...
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English Poetry (1170-1892)

John Matthews Manly - English poetry - 1907 - 580 pages
...because he is old, Makes his own in his image. 7 No graybeard Fears God THE FAERIE QUEENE BOOK I. CANTO I A gentle Knight was pricking ' on the plaine, Ycladd...armes and silver shielde, Wherein old dints of deepe woundes did remaine, The cruell markes of many a bloody fielde; Yet armes till that time did he never...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser

Edmund Spenser - Poetry - 1908 - 852 pages
...Hypocriftie, him to entrappe, Doth to his home eutreato. I A GENTLE knight was pricking on the plains, Ycladd in mightie armes and silver shielde, Wherein old dints of deepe woundes did remaine, The cruell markes of many" a bloody fielde ; Vpt P"" t;lLtliat timejjifl I'm...
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The Loom of Language

Frederick Bodmer, Lancelot Thomas Hogben - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1985 - 692 pages
...his speeche, and wys, and wel ytaught." Such forms are fairly common in Spenser's Faerie Queene, eg: A gentle knight was pricking on the plaine Ycladd in mightie armes and silver shielde . . . Grammatical similarities between German and Old English are more striking when we allow for phonetic...
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