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When Lesley, two hundred years ago, related so punctiliously, that a hundred hen eggs, new laid, were sold in the Islands for a peny, he supposed that no inference could possibly follow, but that eggs were in great abundance.
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When I had done, I gaue the Baskes possession of their shippe againe, and tolde them they should not loose the valewe of one peny if they were the French Kings subjects.
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In all peny worthes, En touttes marchandyses.
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With one goddes peny, 36 Vingt liures ou trente.
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For one peny the pece.
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A peny, a halfpeny, Vng quadrant, vne mite.
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The Parliament bold and the counsell of state Doe wish them beyond sea, or else at Virginie; For now all their orders are quite out of date, Twelve Parliament men shall be sold for peny.
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But since they bore sway we never had any; For every member promoted self-end, Twelve Parliament men are now sold for one peny.
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For all the great treasure that dayly came in, The souldier wants pay, 'tis well knowne by a many; To cheat and to cozen they held it no sinne, Twelve Parliament men shall be sold for a peny.
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But twelve Parliament men are now sold for a peny.
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The widow, the fatherlesse, gentry and poore, The tradesman and citizen, with a great many, Have suffer'd full dearly to heap up their store; But twelve Parliament men shall be sold for a peny.
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He bravely commanded the souldiers to goe In the Parliament-house, in defiance of any; To which they consented, and now you doe know That twelve Parliament men may be sold for a peny.
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Thus they were routed, pluckt out by the eares, The House was soone empty and rid of a many Usurpers, that sate there this thirteen long yeares; Twelve Parliament men may be sold for a peny.
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But twelve Parliament men may be sold for a peny.
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Let's pray for the generall and all his brave traine, He may be an instrument for England's blessing, Appointed in heaven to free us againe, - For this is the way of our burdens redressing: For England to be in glory once more, It would satisfy, I know, a great many; But ending I say, as I said before, Twelve Parliament men now are sold for a peny.
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His povere astat: and thanne he lasseth, And axeth bot a litel peny, If that the king wol yive him eny.
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Examples of Peny

Example #1
Posterity has since grown wiser; and having learned, that nominal and real value may differ, they now tell no such stories, lest the foreigner should happen to collect, not that eggs are many, but that pence are few.
Example #2
The Scots, with a vigilance of jealousy which never goes to sleep, always suspect that an Englishman despises them for their poverty, and to convince him that they are not less rich than their neighbours, are sure to tell him a price higher than the true.
Example #3
Then wee bethought our selues of those which might bee most sufficient, among whome wee choose two, one of whom was named Monsieur Saint Cler, and the other Monsieur de la Vigne, to whom we deliuered candles and Lanterns to goe round about the fort to viewe the watch because of the foule and foggie weather.
Example #4
Then I caryed away all our men, and also tooke with me two or three of the chiefest of them, and when I came aboord went to examining of them, and by circumstances found one of the ships to belong to France: whereupon I tolde the master of the said ship, that I was throughly satisfied that he was of France and so dismissed him in peace.
Example #5
Ye, and I may gyue it oute?
Example #6
So well haue ye me payd.