Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.


Brown Exercise rejoiced to hear,
And Sport leapt up and seized his beechen spear.
Collins.—The Passions, Line 78.

Brown Exercise will lead thee where she reigns,
And with reflected lustre gild the plains.
Shenstone.—The Judgment of Hercules, Line 340. (Alluding to Health.)