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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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Chambers's Miscellany of Instructive & Entertaining Tracts, Volumes 19-20

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Anthologies - 1869 - 526 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. — Ibid. HYMN TO DIANA. QUEEN and huntress, chaste and...
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The epigrammatists: a selection, with notes and an intr. by H. P. Dodd

Epigrammatists - 1870 - 654 pages
...thine. I sent thee, lute, a rosy wreath, Not so much honouring thee, As giving it a hope that there But thou thereon didst only breathe, And sent'st it back to me ; Since when it grows, and smells, I swear, Kot of itself, but thee. Jonson has had the credit of composing theso beautiful...
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Favourite English poems and poets

English poems - 1870 - 722 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. EPITAl'H ON THE COUNTESS OF PEMBROKE. T TNDERNEATH this...
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Class-book of English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson

Daniel Scrymgeour - 1870 - 644 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. ' 1 This song is a translation from a "Collection of Love...
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The Epigrammatists: A Selection from the Epigrammatic Literature of Ancient ...

Henry Philip Dodd - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1870 - 652 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. Jonson has had the credit of composing these beautiful...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1871 - 968 pages
...a rosy wreath, Not so much honoring thee As giving it a hope that there It could not withered be ; 2 6 2 and smells, I swear, Not of itself but thee ! PHILOSTR ATI'S (Greek). Tn» lation of UEN Jossox. THE...
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Chambers's miscellany of instructive & entertaining tracts, Volume 20

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1872 - 268 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. —Ibid. HYMN TO DIANA. QUEEN and huntress, chaste and...
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Songs of the Heart: Selected from Many Sources, with Numerous ..., Volume 3

Poetry - 1872 - 184 pages
...a rosy wreath, Not so much honoring thee, As giving it a hope that there It could not withered be. But thou thereon did'st only breathe, And sent'st it back to me ; Since when, it grows, and smells, I swear, Not of itself, but thee. PniLosTKATVS. (Greek.) LIKE a poet in the splendor Of...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places, and People

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1872 - 582 pages
...for wine. I sent thee late a rosy wreath, Not so mnch honoring thee, As giving it a hope, that there But thou thereon didst only breathe And sent'st it back to me. Since when it grows and smells, I swear, Not of itself, bnt thee. FIRST SPEECH IN " THE SAD SHEPHERD " EtUer (EGLAMONE....
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Golden leaves from the works of poets and painters, ed. by R. Bell

Robert Bell - 1872 - 420 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. BEN JONSON. THE TRIUMPH OF CHARIS. SEE the chariot at...
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