Forget not then thine own approved The which so long hath thee so loved ,
Whose steadfast faith yet never moved Forget not this ! SIR T. WYAT . 22. TO
AURORA . O if thou knew'st how thou thyself dost harm , And dost prejudge thy
bliss , and ...
That fillest England with thy triumphs ' fame Joy have thou of thy noble victory ,
And endless happiness of thine own name That promiseth the same ; That
through thy prowess and victorious arms Thy country may be freed from foreign
Swimm'st thou in wealth , yet sink'st in thine own tears ? O punishment ! Then he
that patiently want's burden bears No burden bears , but is a king , a king ! O
sweet content ! O sweet , O sweet content ! Work apace , apace , apace , apace ...
It was that fatal and perfidious bark Built in the eclipse , and rigg'd with curses
dark , That sunk so low that sacred head of thine . Next Camus , reverend sire ,
went footing slow , His mantle hairy , and his bonnet sedge Inwrought with figures
Your charms in harmless childhood lay Like metals in a mine ; Age from no face
takes more away Than youth conceal'd in thine . But as your charms insensibly
To their perfection prest , So love as unperceived did fly , And center'd in my ...
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An updated version including some more modern poems. Among many favourites, it includes Ben Jonson's “Hymn to Diana”, one of the most perfect lyrics in the English language (you can recite it to the moon, and I have been known to), and “It is not growing like a tree”. Читать весь отзыв
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English poetry from the 1500's through the 1800's. Dedicated to Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland from 1850-1892. It has end notes with lots of extra information, an index of ... Читать весь отзыв
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language
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