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Happily the subject is usually picturesque, and old Holinshed at his worst was no contemptible writer.The Battaile of Agincourt|Michael Drayton
It may further be remarked that Holinshed and other chroniclers make small extracts from Blacman without naming their source.Henry the Sixth|John Blacman
With the fear of Elizabeth before his eyes, Holinshed castrated the volumes of his History.Curiosities of Literature, Vol. II (of 3)|Isaac Disraeli
Holinshed is the authority for the statement that sometimes culprits were gibbeted alive, but this is doubtful.
The beauty and value of these are abundantly testified to by many authors, among whom is Holinshed, referred to previously.Reminiscences of Glass-making|Deming Jarves