The palm and may make country houses gay , Lambs frisk and play , the
shepherds pipe all day , And we hear aye birds tune this merry lay , Cuckoo , jug
- jug , pu - we , to - witta - woo . The fields breathe sweet , the daisies kiss our feet
I hear The strain of strutting chanticleer Cry , Cock - a - diddle - dow ! W.
Shakespeare IV SUMMONS TO LOVE Phoebus , arise ! And paint the sable skies
With azure , white , and red : Rouse Memnon's mother from her Tithon's bed That
This is the morn should bring unto this grove My Love , to hear and recompense
my love . Fair King , who all preserves , But show thy blushing beams , And thou
two sweeter eyes Shalt see than those which by Penéus ' streams Did once thy ...
For love is crowned with the prime In spring time , the only pretty ring time , When
birds do sing hey ding a ding : Sweet lovers love the Spring : W. Shakespeare XII
PRESENT IN ABSENCE Absence , hear thou this protestation Against thy ...
So your sweet hue , which methinks still doth stand , Hath motion , and mine eye
may be deceived : For fear of which , hear this , thou age unbred , - Ere you were
born , was beauty's summer dead . W. Shakespeare XIX ROSALINE Like to the ...
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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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