Citation
The old courtier

Material Information

Title:
The old courtier
Series Title:
Routledge's new sixpenny toy books
Creator:
Crane, Walter, 1845-1915
Geroge Routledge and Sons ( Publisher )
Place of Publication:
London
Publisher:
G. Routledge
Publication Date:
Language:
English
Physical Description:
8 l. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Publishers' advertisements -- 1870
Children's poetry -- 1870
Bldn -- 1870
Genre:
Publishers' advertisements
Children's poetry
non-fiction ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage:
England -- London
Target Audience:
juvenile ( marctarget )

Notes

General Note:
Cover title.
General Note:
Leaves 1 and 8 attached to the inside of paper cover.
General Note:
Illustrated cover.
General Note:
Includes publisher's advertiesment on p. [4] of paper cover.
Funding:
Preservation and Access for American and British Children's Literature, 1870-1889 (NEH PA-50860-00).

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature in the Department of Special Collections and Area Studies, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Rights Management:
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Resource Identifier:
029526045 ( ALEPH )
10901231 ( OCLC )
AJT4167 ( NOTIS )

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ith an old Lady whose anger one word assuages;That every quarter paid their old servantsW their wages,And never knew what belonged to coachmen, footmen,nor pages,But kept twenty old fellows with blue coats and badges;Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's,And the' Queen's Old Courtier.4 IWinI. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 7 .. " ,,. S ^.


ith an old study fill'd full of learned old books,With an old reverent Chaplain, you might knowhim by his looks;Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's,And the Queen's Old Courtier,' '''^ 7'C ip


ith an old hall, hung about with pikes, guns,and bows,With old swords and bucklers, that had bornemany shrewde blows;And an old frieze coat to cover his Worship'strunk hose,And a cup of old Sherry to comfort his coppernose;Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's, And the Queen's Old Courtier,.IVlow"J,oQ


"ith an old buttery hatch, wornquite off the hooks;SAnd an old kitchen thatmaintain'd half-a-dozepold cooks;Like an Old Courtier of the Queen'sAnd the Queen's Old Courtier.-.-


ith a good old fashion,when Christmasse was come,To call in all his old neighbours withbagpipe and drum;ike an Old Courtier of the Queen's, And the Queen's Old Courtier.4' "''


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With an old Falconer, Huntsman, and a kennel ofhounds,That never hawked nor hunted but in his owngrounds;Who, like a wise man, kept himself within his own bounds,And when he died gave every child a thousand good pounds;Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's,And the Queen's Old Courtier,je 4I l:1 /


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N old song made by an aged old pate, Of an old worshipful Gentleman who had a great estate, That kept a brave old house at a bountiful rate, And an old Porter to relieve the poor at his gate; Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's, And the Queen's Old Conrtit-r The Baldwin Library University m sFlorid



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With an old Falconer, Huntsman, and a kennel of hounds, That never hawked nor hunted but in his own grounds; Who, like a wise man, kept himself within his own bounds, And when he died gave every child a thousand good pounds; Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's, And the Queen's Old Courtier, je 4 I l :1 /



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With good cheer enough to furnish every old room, And old liquor able to make a cat speak and a man dumb; Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's, And the Queen's Old Courtier. fe-4 4. 4kCY 4





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ith an old Lady whose anger one word assuages; That every quarter paid their old servants W their wages, And never knew what belonged to coachmen, footmen, nor pages, But kept twenty old fellows with blue coats and badges; Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's, And the' Queen's Old Courtier. 4 I WinI .~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 7 .. ." ,,. S ^.



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ith a good old fashion, when Christmasse was come, To call in all his old neighbours with bagpipe and drum; ike an Old Courtier of the Queen's, And the Queen's Old Courtier. 4' "'' .



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ith an old hall, hung about with pikes, guns, and bows, With old swords and bucklers, that had borne many shrewde blows; And an old frieze coat to cover his Worship's trunk hose, And a cup of old Sherry to comfort his copper nose; Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's, And the Queen's Old Courtier,. IV low" J, oQ



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"ith an old buttery hatch, worn quite off the hooks; SAnd an old kitchen that maintain'd half-a-dozep old cooks; Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's And the Queen's Old Courtier. -.-



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ith an old study fill'd full of learned old books, With an old reverent Chaplain, you might know him by his looks; Like an Old Courtier of the Queen's, And the Queen's Old Courtier, '''^ 7' C ip