The fields breathe sweet , the daisies kiss our feet , Young lovers meet , old wives
a - sunning sit , In every strect these tunes our ears do greet , Cuckoo , jug - jug ,
pu - we , to - witta - woo ! Spring ! the sweet Spring ! T. Nash . B II THE FAIRY ...
Youth is full of sport , Age's breath is short , Youth is nimble , Age is laine : Youth
is hot and bold , Age is weak and cold , Youth is wild , and Age is tame :Age , I do
abhor thee , Youth , I do adore thee ; O ! my Love , my Love is young ! Age , I do ...
... Fear not slander , censure rash ; Thou hast finish'd joy and moan : All lovers
young , all lovers must Consign to thee , and come to dust . W. Shakespeare LXV
A SEA DIRGE Full fathom five thy father lies : Of his bones are coral made ;
W. Shakespeare LXIX YOUNG LOVE Tell me where is Fancy bred , Or in the
heart , or in the head ? How begot , how nourished ? Reply , reply . It is engender'
d in the eyes ; With gazing fed ; and Fancy dies In the cradle where it lies : Let us
Bitter constraint and sad occasion dear Compels me to disturb your season due :
Tor Lycidas is dead , dead ere his prime , Young Lycidas , and hath not left his
peer . Who would not sing for Lycidas ? he knew Himself to sing , and build 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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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language
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