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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... "
An Historical Account of the ... Commission Appointed to Inquire Concerning ... - Página 240
por Nicholas Carlisle - 1828 - 330 páginas
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Historical Memoirs of the City of Armagh: For a Period of 1373 Years ...

James Stuart - 1819 - 651 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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Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ..., Volumen12

1823
...regarded ; and yet see the change, for when our houses were builded of willow, dien had we oaken men ; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak, our...many altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration. ID these the courage of the owner was a sufficient defence to keep the house in safety ; but now the...
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The influence of interest and prejudice upon proceedings in parliament ...

Alexander Mundell - 1825 - 210 páginas
...regarded ; and yet see the change, for when our houses were builded of willow, then we had oaken men ; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak, our...owner was a sufficient defence to keep the house in safety, but now the assurance of the timber must defend the men from robbing. Now have we many chimnies...
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The History of England, from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volumen4

David Hume - 1825
...were builded of willow, then had we oaken men; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak, pur men are not only become willow, but a great many altogether...owner was a sufficient defence to keep the house in safety; but now the assurance of the timber must defend tha men from robbing. Now have we many chimnies;...
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An Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive View of the County of ...

Eneas Mackenzie - 1825
...were buylded of willowe then had we oken men, but nowe that our houses are come to be made of oke, our men are not only become willow, but a great many...altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration." * Mr. Brand informs us, that the Corporation of Newcastle annually received L 10,000 in the latter...
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The history, topography and antiquities of the county and city of ..., Volumen1

Patrick Fitzgerald - 1826
...When houses were built with willow, then had we oaken men j 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." It must appear paradoxical that during the seventh and eighth centuries, when it is acknowledged on...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the ..., Volumen5

David Hume, Tobias Smollett, William Jones - 1828
...; 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...owner was a sufficient defence to keep the house in safety ; but now the assurance of the timber must defend the men from robbing. Now have we many chimneys...
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Anecdotes, Religious, Moral, and Entertaining

Charles Buck - 1831
...see the change ; for when our houses were builded of willow, then had we oaken men ; but now, when our houses are come to be made of oak, our men are...the owner was a sufficient defence to keep the house m safety; but now the assurance of the timber must defend the men from robbing. Now have we many chimneys,...
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Pauperism and Crime

William Logan Fisher - 1831 - 119 páginas
...houses " were builded of willow, we had oaken " men, now our houses are made of oak our " men have not only become willow, but a " great many altogether of straw, which is a " sore alteration."* Yet luxury would not be defined, by any intelligent person, as comprising those things which add to...
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The Magazine of the beau monde; or, Monthly journal of fashion ..., Volúmenes4-5

1834
...and yet see the change : for when onr houses were builded'of willow, then had we oaken men : bnt now our houses are come to be made of oak, our men are not only become willow, bnt a great many altogether of straw, which is n sore alteration. In then the couraee of the owner...
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