P. Piper, p. 861.
Legend of the Pied Piper.
We were listening to the lament played by piper Rob Bell.
highland piper or a comedian.
- Hameln is famed as the scene of the myth of the piper of Hameln.
This story is probably the historic basis of the legend of the " Pied Piper of Hamelin."
Stephen's army was kidnapped by slave-dealers and sold into Egypt; while Nicolas's expedition left nothing behind it but an after-echo in the legend of the Pied Piper of Hamelin.
Piper and Ficus, since the number of cosmopolitan or very widely distributed species is comparatively few, a geographical grouping is found specially convenient by those who are constantly receiving parcels of plants from known foreign sources.
PIPERINE, C17H,9N03, an alkaloid found in the fruits of Piper nigrum and P. longum.
When the newly elected successor to the throne, the highly popular prince Christian Augustus of Augustenburg, died suddenly in Skane in May 181o, the report spread that he had been poisoned, and that Fersen and his sister, the countess Piper, were accessories.
One day there appeared upon the scene a piper clad in a fantastic suit, who offered for a certain sum of money to charm all the vermin into the Weser.
Behaghel (1882) and P. Piper (1897, containing also the Genesis fragments).
Tobacco has been found growing in the interior, and may be indigenous, as is in some districts the Kava pepper (Piper methysticum).
kababah), the fruit of several species of pepper (Piper), belonging to the natural order Piperaceae.
544) A closely allied species, Piper Clusii, produces the African cubebs or West African black-pepper, the berry of which is smoother than that of common cubebs and usually has a curved pedicel.
As a poet he is gracefully commonplace, and the only lines by Paulding which survive in popular memory are the familiar "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers: Where is the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked ?"
Like other South Sea Islanders they made an intoxicating drink, awa or kava, from the roots of the Macro piper latifolium or Piper methysticum; in early times this could be drunk only by nobles and priests.
KAVA (CAVA or AvA), an intoxicating, but non-alcoholic beverage, produced principally in the islands of the South Pacific, from the roots or leaves of a variety of the pepper plant (Piper methysticum).
There are also found the black pepper plant (Piper Clusii), a climbing plant abundant in the mountain districts; the grains of paradise or melegueta pepper plant (Amomum Melegueta) and other Amomums whose fruits are prized.
In the Fly River region, kava, prepared from Piper methysticum, is drunk without any of the ceremonial importance associated with it in Polynesia.
The Princess & the Piper is a splendid story of love and royal intrigue at the palace of King Kafoozalum.
Well done to Claire Piper who won Best actress at Group round for her performance.
barmaid from a pub in Piper's Row.
Lindsey AM, Piper BF, Stotts NA: The phenomenon of cancer cachexia: a review.
You can enjoy fine cuisine in the Piper's Bistro & there is free parking for residents.
When Piper and Runner were puffed out Runner bought them both big pink candy floss.
In Scotland, a similar legendary spirit normally takes the form of a drummer boy or piper and likewise often foretells death or misfortune.
maximum flexibility for the student or touring piper.
I am flying in a PA28 - 161 Piper Warrior which is a single engined 4 seater low wing monoplane.
muster very little enthusiasm for Nicholas Royale's 'The Pied Piper of Hammersmith ' .
Let's see if Bob Piper can reply with something that isn't just abusive name-calling, which is his usual debating technique.
The spring oat cultivar Piper was resistant to these races.
Why not throw in " Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers "?
pied piper from now on.
He believed that if he had followed the Pied Piper his leg would have got better.
pie-eyed piper to legions of British kids.
He who pays the piper should call the tune!
Will the children ever return from following the piper 's tune?
Irish and Scottish musicians also feature in Mayhew's report, including a blind Irish piper, and the English and German street bands.
You don't have to be Scottish to have a piper playing on the most important day of your life.
He may want to change his user name to the pied piper from now on.
A Northumbrian piper was at Morpeth station last week (Monday 12 December 2005) to greet a new service from Virgin Trains.
The last key performance was the lone piper playing the haunting Lest We Forget.
The sound of a Scottish piper playing a lament filled the air.
Or employ professional Irish or salsa dancers, a magician, a highland piper or a comedian.
So when did the term piper begin to mean bag piper?
piper's son ' .
MacLeod was tutored by the eminent piper and composer Duncan Johnston, and has won all of solo piping 's most coveted awards.
I guess not even the pollsters can be relied upon for an unbiased perspective when its Murdoch paying the piper and calling the tune.
Bill is also an accomplished Piper and has the full regalia to match.
salsa dancers, a magician, a highland piper or a comedian.
THE TRICYCLE 269 Kilburn High Road, NW6 020 7328 1000 www.tricycle.co.uk 11.30am & 2pm sat 5 Nov. The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
teeny pop star, Billie Piper made me sick.
Magical and seemingly timeless, the hilltop stands of beeches were a favorite subject of the modern artist John Piper.
unripe red berries of the plant Piper nigrum.
It is said that the Pied Piper of Hamlyn used valerian to lure away the rats.
The north chancel aisle, known as the Piper Choir, has quadripartite rib vaulting.
Despite a burgeoning waistline, Piper remains a safe pair of hands behind the stumps.
Probably most persons who have studied the subject would now be inclined to go this length; and there is some evidence, notably in connexion with the trances of an American medium, Mrs Piper,' which has convinced some good observers that the hypothesis of occasional communication from deceased persons must be seriously entertained.
Piper, The Nevada Mouse Plague of1907-1908 (Washington, 2909), Farmers' Bulletin 352, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Chavibetol, an isomer of eugenol, occurs in the ethereal oil obtained from Piper betle.
THE TRICYCLE 269 Kilburn High Road, NW6 020 7328 1000 www.tricycle.co.uk 11.30am & 2pm Sat 5 Nov. The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
As a teeny pop star, Billie Piper made me sick.
Black pepper is a seasoning produced from the fermented, dried, unripe red berries of the plant Piper nigrum.
You'll find several nice plaid shower curtains at Piper Classics.
So, 1987 branched out (with some help from her father) on her own and purchased the sparkling wine facility from Piper Sonoma right next to Rodney Strong on Old Redwood Hwy, just south of her father's winery.
They grew in popularity with designs like Tom the Piper's Son, King Corn, Granny Ann, and the Embossed Rose teapot.
There are also herbs, such as skullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora) and kava (Piper methysticum), that can relieve the anxiety and irritability that often accompany depression.
By the end of March 1967, the band had signed a record deal with EMI, released their first single entitled 'Arnold Layne' and started working on their first album, 'The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn', at the infamous Abbey Road Studios.
For these women, being married to the mob means eventually having to pay the piper in the form of being pulled apart from their spouses.
Along with Billie Piper's Rose, Doctor Who made waves in Great Britain and then traveled across the great pond to air on the then-Sci-Fi Channel.
Fred O'Connor beat a hasty retreat out the back door, looking like the Pied Piper with Donnie and Martha tagging behind, the Annie Quincy notebook under his arm.
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