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" Wiltshire men overcame, but both dukes were slain, no reason of their quarrel written ; such bickerings to recount, met often in these our writers, what more worth is it than to chronicle the wars of kites or crows, flocking and fighting in the air? "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Seite 393
1788
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THE WORKS OF CHARLES SUMNER

1875
...stars, it must, like the vapors of earth, pass away. Milton likens the contests of the Heptarchy to "the wars of kites or crows flocking and fighting in the air." * But God, and the exalted judgment of the Future, must regard all our bloody feuds in the same likeness,...
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The Works of Charles Sumner, Band 2

Charles Sumner - 1875
...stars, it must, like the vapors of earth, pass away. Milton likens the contests of the Heptarchy to "the wars of kites or crows flocking and fighting in the air." 1 But God, and the exalted judgment of the Future, must regard all our bloody feuds in the same likeness,—finding...
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The Prose Works of John Milton ...: With a Preface, Preliminary ..., Band 5

John Milton, James Augustus St. John - 1877
...were slain, no reason of their quarrel written ; such bickerings to recount, met often in these our writers, what more worth is it than to chronicle the...kites or crows, flocking and fighting in the air? BThe year following, Eardulf the Northumbrian leading forth an army against Kenwulf the Mercian for...
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A History of England Under the Anglo-Saxon Kings, Band 1

Johann Martin Lappenberg - 1881
...not only to pilgrims, but also to merchants 1 " Such bickerings to recount, met often in these our writers, what more worth is it than to chronicle the wars of kites or crows, flocking and f1ghting in the air ? " Milton, Hist. of England.— T. 2 Vita Offse II. 3 This remarkable charter,...
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Addresses on War

Charles Sumner - 1882 - 319 Seiten
...stars, it must, like the vapors of earth, pass away. Milton likens the contests of the Heptarchy to "the wars of kites or crows flocking and fighting in the air." 1 But God, and the exalted judgment of the Future, must regard all our bloody feuds in the same likeness,...
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The Dictionary of English History

Sir Sidney Low, Frederick Sanders Pulling - 1884 - 1119 Seiten
...in his ignorance of the real facts of the case only caricatures when he calls their mutual dealings "the wars of kites or crows, flocking and fighting in the air." Strife and bloodshed were universal ; no kingdom escaped them ; even Christianity brought a sword;...
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The Dictionary of English History

Sir Sidney Low, Frederick Sanders Pulling - 1884 - 1119 Seiten
...in his ignorance of the real facts of the case only caricatures when he calls their mutual dealings "the wars of kites or crows, flocking and fighting in the air." Strife and bloodshed were universal ; no kingdom escaped them ; even Christianity brought a sword;...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

John Bartlett - 1891 - 1158 Seiten
...colonrs and shapes. The History of England. Book i. Snch hickerings to reconnt, met often in these onr writers, what more worth is it than to chronicle the...of kites or crows flocking and fighting in the air ? Book ic. EDWARD HYDE CLAKENDON. 1008-1074. He [Hampden] had a head to contrive, a tongne to persnade,...
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The Origin and Growth of the Moral Instinct, Band 1

Alexander Sutherland - 1898 - 797 Seiten
...widely spread and always in action. Milton abandons the record, exclaiming: "Such bickerings to recount, what more worth is it than to chronicle the wars of kites or crows flocking and fighting in the air ? " For indeed the state of all Europe was one of chronic warfare. The Romans had seldom been at peace,...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

1903 - 1158 Seiten
...colours and Shapes. The History of England. Book i. Snch bickerings to recount, met often in these our writers, what more worth is it than to chronicle the...of kites or crows flocking and fighting in the air ? Book io. EDWARD HYDE CLARENDON. 1608-1674. He [Hampden] had a head to contrive, a tongue to persuade,...
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