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1639 - Taylor, John - Part of This Summer's Travels

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Date c.1639
Author Taylor, John
Title Part of This Summers Travels
Mentions Pinder of Wakefield; Wakefield; Don Quixote; Barnsley; Wortley; Sir Francis Wortley

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2013-07-15. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2017-09-26.

Allusion

From Leeds I went to Wakefield, where if the valiant Pindar had been living, I would have played Don Quixot's part and challenged him; but being it was so happy that he was dead, I passed the town in peace to Barnsley, and so to Wortley, to Sir Francis Wortley's ancient house.[1]

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The 1872 source reprints original prints with original t.-ps. and separate pagination.

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