Definition of fourscore:
With only fourscore men, he swooped down upon the great city of Nicaragua in the darkness of the night, silenced the sentry with the thrust of a knife, and then fell to pillaging the churches and houses " without any respect or veneration."- "Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates", Howard I. Pyle.
- "The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow", Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
- "Voyager's Tales", Richard Hakluyt.