William . ?1710–79, English composer, noted esp for his church music and symphonies

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  • Boyce dropped the buckets of water and, drawing his pistol, “Boys!”

    When the West Was Young

    Frederick R. Bechdolt

  • The balloon was one of the two Boyce balloons and had never been tried.

    In Africa

    John T. McCutcheon

  • The earliest form was that seen in 1908 by Teacher and Boyce.

  • Let us advert here to two instances only, that is to say, Boyce and Purcell.

    The Violin

    George Dubourg

  • "But I insist," repeated Mrs. Boyce with the utmost good will.

    The White Shield

    Myrtle Reed