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" Hail, Cricket! glorious, manly British game! First of all Sports ! be first alike in Fame ! To my fir'd Soul thy busy transports bring That I may feel thy Raptures, while I sing. "
Sports and Games of the 18th and 19th Centuries - Página 57
de Robert Crego - 2003 - 274 páginas
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Cricket

Allan Gibson Steel, Robert Henry Lyttelton, Andrew Lang - 1888 - 429 páginas
...enthusiasm, publishes an exhortation to Britain, to leave all meaner sports, and cultivate cricket only. Hail CRICKET, glorious, manly, British game, First of all sports, be first alike in fame, sings Love, as he warms to his work. He denounces ' puny Billiards,' played by ' Beaus, dressed in...
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The Strand Magazine, Volumen 10

George Newnes - 1895
...compact which was to bind the life of the compassionate woman with that of the hero. BY ALFRED T. STORY. Hail ! Cricket, glorious, manly British game, First of all sports, be first alike in fame ! O wrote James Love, the comedian, in his "Cricket: An Heroic Poem," published in 1770. It was at...
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Annals of Cricket: A Record of the Game Comp. from Authentic Sources, and My ...

Walter William Read - 1896 - 268 páginas
...James Love, a poet and comedian of London, written in 1770, occur the following exhilarating lines : Hail, Cricket ! glorious, manly, British game ! First of all sports, be first alike in fame. These lines are so often quoted nowadays that it will interest many to know the source of their origin....
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Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes, Volumen 16

1896
...Applause ; Expert to Bowl, to Run, to Stop, to Throw, Each Nerve collected at each mighty Blow. •U 2 Hail Cricket! glorious, manly, British game ! First of all Sports ! be first alike in Fame ! To my firM Soul thy busy Transports bring, That I may feel thy Raptures, while I sini; ! And thnu,...
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The Poetry of Sport

Andrew Lang, Alfred Edward Thomas Watson - 1901 - 420 páginas
...for Applause ; Expert to Bowl, to Run, to Stop, to Throw, Each Nerve collected at each mighty Blow. Hail Cricket ! glorious, manly, British game ! First of all Sports ! be first alike in Fame ! To my rir"d Soul thy busy Transports bring, That I may feel thy Raptures, while I sing ! And thou,...
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The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England: From the Earliest Period ...

Joseph Strutt - 1801 - 322 páginas
...exhortation to Britain to leave "puny Billiards" and all meaner sports, and only to cultivate cricket : — Hail Cricket, glorious, manly, British game, First of all sports, be first alike in fame ! 1 For an interesting account of betting at cricket see Pycroft's Cricket Field, ch. vi. *The bat...
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The Natural History of the Child: A Book for All Sorts and Conditions of Men ...

Courtenay Frederic William Dunn - 1920 - 304 páginas
...doubt but that it was the cause of Izaak's downfall, and that of many innocent generations of boys. " Hail, cricket ! glorious, manly, British game ! First of all sports, be first alike in fame." The first mention of cricket is in the sixteenth century ; it was, of course, little like the game...
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