Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Libros Libros
" ... 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
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Daughters of Genius: A Series of Sketches of Authors, Artists, Reformers ...

James Parton - 1885 - 563 páginas
...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...many altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration. Now we have many chimneys ; and yet our tendcrlines complain of rheum, catarrh, and poses" (colds)....
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

History of Newcastle and Gateshead ...: Sixteenth century. 1885

Richard Welford - 1885
...where he dined and dressed his meat. 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 willows, but a great many altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration." Extracts from the register...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Proceedings of the Yorkshire Geological Society, Volumen9

Yorkshire Geological Society - 1885
...oken men; but uowe that our houses are come to be made of oke, our men are not only become willowe, but a great many altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration." We see that the complaint is not new in 1886, for it is still said that the last generation was better...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Daughters of Genius: A Series of Sketches of Authors, Artists, Reformers ...

James Parton - 1886 - 563 páginas
...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...many altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration. Now we have many chimneys ; and yet our Underlines complain of rheum, catarrh, and poses" (colds)....
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Red Dragon: The National Magazine of Wales, Volumen11

Giuseppe Mattei, Charles Wilkins (of Merthyr-Tydfil) - 1887
...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...owner was a sufficient defence to keep the house in safety ; but now the assurance of the timber must defend the men from robbers. Now have we many chimneys;...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Memorials of the Danvers Family (of Dauntsey and Culworth): Their Ancestors ...

Francis Nottidge MacNamara - 1895 - 562 páginas
...says he, ' our houses were built of willow, we had oaken men, but now that our houses have come to be of oak, our men are not only become willow, but a great many, through Persian delicacy, crept in amongst us altogether of straw.' William Pope, the manor, with its...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Round Towers of Ireland, Or, The History of the Tuath-De-Danaans

Henry O'Brien - 1898 - 551 páginas
...when houses were built with willow, then had we 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."1 St. Bernard, also, in reference to the Irish, having mentioned that Malachy O'Morgan, archbishop...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Scenes of Rural Life in Hampshire Among the Manors of Bramshott

William Wolfe Capes - 1901 - 347 páginas
...very few were acquainted. . . . 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 as willows, but a great many altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration." Now, to come back to...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

History of England, Volumen2

Frederick York Powell, Thomas Frederick Tout - 1908
...luxury. " When our houses were builded of willow," said Harrison, " then had we oaken men ; but now our houses are come to be made of oak, our men are not only become willow, but many, through Persian delicacy crept in among us, altogether of straw. Now have we many chimneys, and...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Classical Economics: January 1816 to April 1817

Donald Rutherford - 1999 - 520 páginas
...houses is now regarded, 'for when our houses (says he) were built of willow, then we had oaken men; but now that our houses are come to be made of oak. our...altogether of straw, which is a sore alteration.' But though they had 'wooden spoons,' they had nothing in the shape of a fork, but took the meat out...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro




  1. Mi biblioteca
  2. Ayuda
  3. Búsqueda avanzada de libros
  4. Descargar EPUB
  5. Descargar PDF