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" ... palaces, navigation, &c. but now sallow, &c. are rejected, and nothing but oak any where regarded ; and yet see the change ; for when our houses were builded of willow, then had we oaken men ; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak, our... "
Miscellaneous Works of the Rev. Charles Buck ...: Containing The Young ... - Página 216
por Charles Buck - 1808
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Imitations and Translations from the Ancient and Modern Classics: Together ...

John Cam Hobhouse Baron Broughton, George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1809 - 288 páginas
...V. f "'Willow," &c. " When our houses were builded of " willow, then had we oaken men ; but now that our houses are " come to be made of oak, our men are...altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration." Holingshed, Description of Britain, chap. xvi. If Holingshed complained of these men of willow, what...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

1810 - 576 páginas
...willow, then had we oaken men ; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak, our roen are nut only become willow, but a great many altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration." Holmshed, Description of Britain, c. 16. If Holinshed complained of these men of willow, n hut. must...
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Encyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences ..., Volumen12

Encyclopaedia Britannica - 1810 - 816 páginas
...houfes were builded of willow, then had we oaken but now that our houfes are come to be made of men; oak, our men are not only become willow, but a great many altogether of ilraw, which is a fore alteration. In thefe the courage of the owner was a fufficient defence to keep...
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Sketches of the History of Man, Volumen1

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1813 - 536 páginas
...Persian delicacy crept in among " us, altogether of straw, which is a sore altera^ " tion. In those days, the courage of the owner " was a sufficient defence...in " safety ; but now, the assurance of the timber, " double doors, locks and bolts, must defend the " man from robbing. Now, have we many chim" neys,...
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An Historical, Topographical and Descriptive Account of the Weald of Kent

Thomas Downes Wilmot Dearn - 1814 - 382 páginas
...yet see the change : for when our houses were builded of willow, then had we oaken men; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak, our men are...must defend the men from robbing. Now have we many chimnies; and yet our tenderlins complain of rheums, cattarrhs and poses ;then had we none bnt rere-dosses,...
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An Historical, Topographical and Descriptive Account of the Weald of Kent

Thomas Downes Wilmot Dearn - 1814 - 380 páginas
...of willow, then had we oaken men ; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak, our men artf not only become willow, but a great many altogether...must defend the men from robbing. Now have we many chimnies; and yet our tenderlins complain of rheums, cattarrhs and poses ; then had we none but rere-dosses,...
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The Christian Disciple, Volumen3

1815 - 398 páginas
...Yct see the elmnge; for when our houses were builded of willow, then had we oaken men; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak, our men are not only become willow, but a great many altogcther of straw, which is a sore alteration. — Now have we many chimnies, and yct our tender...
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The History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar, to the ..., Volumen5

David Hume - 1819 - 368 páginas
...yet see the change; for when our houses were builded of willow, then had we oaken men; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak, our men are...the assurance of the timber must defend the men from robhing. Now have we many chimnies; and yet our tunderlines complain of rheums, catarrhs, and poses;...
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Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volumen7

John Mason Good - 1819 - 742 páginas
...oak, our men are not o»ly become tfi/laic, dut a great many altogether if straw, to/tich is a tore alteration. In these, the courage of the owner was...the assurance of the timber must defend the men from rulming. Now, hare we many chimneys, and yet uur tenderlins complain of rheums, catairlis. and poses;...
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Historical Memoirs of the City of Armagh: For a Period of 1373 Years ...

James Stuart - 1819 - 692 páginas
...When our houses were built of willow, then we had oaken men ; but now our houses are come to be built of oak, our men are not only become willow, but a great many altogether of straw." Now, if, from this curious passage, we were to infer that stone and lime buildings had not been used...
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