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--better worth reading than much of what fills the scanty hours that most men
spare for self - improvement , or for pleasure in any of its more elevated and
permanent forms . And if this be true of even mediocre poetry , for how much
more are we ...
Between the acres of the rye These pretty country folks would lie : This carol they
began that hour , How that a life was but a flower : 10 And therefore take the
present time With a hey and a ho and a hey - nonino ! For love is crowned with
10 ABSENCE Being your slave , what should I do but tend Upon the hours and
times of your desire ? I have no precious time at all to spend Nor services to do ,
till you require : Nor dare I chide the world - without - end hour 5 Whilst I , my ...
20 25 30 Her neck is like a stately tower Where Love himself imprison'd lies , To
watch for glances every hour From her divine and sacred eyes : Heigh ho , for
Rosalynde ! Her paps are centres of delight , Her breasts are orbs of heavenly ...
10 Love's not Time's fool , though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle's
compass come ; Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks , But bears it out
ev'n to the edge of doom :If this be error , and upon me proved , I never writ , nor ...
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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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