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" I'll not look for wine. The thirst that from the soul doth rise Doth ask a drink divine; But might I of Jove's nectar sup, I would not change for thine. I sent thee late a rosy wreath, Not so much honouring thee... "
The Lives of the Poets-laureate: With an Introductory Essay on the Title and ... - Page 104
by Wiltshire Stanton Austin, John Ralph - 1853 - 428 pages
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Specimens of the early English poets [ed. by G. Ellis.]. To which ..., Volume 2

English poets - 1801 - 382 pages
...rosy wreath, Not so much honouring thee, As giving it a hope that there It could not withered be ; But thou thereon didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me ; Since when it grows and smells, I swear, Not of itself, but thee. THE SWEET NEGLECT. STILL to be neat, still to be drest,...
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Specimens of the Early English Poets: To which is Prefixed an ..., Volume 1

George Ellis - English poetry - 1803 - 468 pages
...a rosy wreath, Not so much honouring thee, As giving it a hope that there It could not withered be; But thou thereon didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me ; Since when it grows and smells, I swear, Not of itself, but thee. SONG. [From " The Silent Woman."] Still to be ppwder'd,...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 42

British essayists - 1803 - 300 pages
...also is in my thoughts) as bestowing favour upon the roses, that so they might not be withered.' IV. But thou thereon didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me, Since when it grows and smells I sweat Not of itself, but thee. PHIL. Letter XXXI. a'T/Vtfi^o>, fj-rixin tanoirx f <$oV...
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The British Essayists;: Observer

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1807 - 424 pages
...also is in my thoughts) as bestowing favour upon the roses, that so they might not be withered.' IV. But thou thereon didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me, Since when it grows and smells I swear Not of itself, but thee. PHIL. Letter XXXI. (I OH. If thou wouldst do a kindness...
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The British Essayists;: Observer

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1807 - 424 pages
...my thoughts) as bestowing favour upon the roses, that so they might not be withered.' IV. But then thereon didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me, Since when it grows and smells I swear Not of itself, but thee. PHIL. Letter XXXI. ' E< Se 0o'vX. T/ p/Xw ^af'^iffiai,...
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Essays on Song-writing: With a Collection of Such English Songs as are Most ...

John Aikin, Robert Harding Evans - Ballads, English - 1810 - 508 pages
...rosy wreath, Not so much honouring thee, As giving it a hope that there It could not wither'd be ; But thou thereon didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me ; Since when it grows and smells, I swear, Not of itself, but thee. [LORD BROOK.] Aw AY with these self-loving lads, Whom...
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The Words of the Most Favourite Pieces: Performed at the Glee Club, the ...

Richard Clark - Madrigals, English - 1814 - 530 pages
...rosy wreath, Not so much honouring thee, At giving it a hope, that there It could not withered be : But thou, thereon, didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me ; Since when it grows, and smells, I swear, Not of itself, but thee ! . Ben Jonson. MADRIGAL for Fine Voices. GIOVANNI Pizzosi....
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The Works of Ben Jonson...: With Notes Critical and Explanatory ..., Volume 8

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - Dramatists, English - 1816 - 482 pages
...rosy wreath, Not so much honouring thee, As giving it a hope, that there It could not wither'd be. But thou thereon didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me : Since when it grows, and smells, I swear, Not of itself, but thee. X. PKjELUDIUM/ And must I sing ? what subject shall I...
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The Observer: Being a Collection of Moral, Literary and Familiar Essays ...

Richard Cumberland - Conduct of life - 1817 - 432 pages
...is in my thoughts) as bestowing favour upon the roses, that so they might not be withered.' IV. i ut thou thereon didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me, Since when it grows and smells I swear Not of itself, but thee. PHIL. Letter XXXI. Ei $e fiov\i TI ijit\(ii ^api^cadaif...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - English poetry - 1820 - 832 pages
...rosy wreath, Not so much honouring thee, As giving it a hope, that there It could not withered be. k I tnrn'd ; Thou following cry'dst aloud, ' Return, fair Eve, Whom fly'st thou ? whom and smells, I swear, Not of itlf, but thee. FROM TIIK SIIEPlIF-Rn's HOIIOAT. * VM I'll I. THUS, thus,...
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