... sweet On my black coffin let there be strown ; Not a friend , not a friend greet
My poor corpse , where my bones shall be thrown : A thousand thousand sighs to
save , Lay me , O where Sad true lover never find my grave , To weep there .
... cloudy red Pillows his chin upon an orient wave , The flocking shadows pale
Troop to the infernal jail , Each fetter'd ghost slips to his several grave ; And the
yellow - skirted fays Fly after the night - steeds , leaving their moon - loved maze .
Francis Turner Palgrave. CIV THE GREAT ADVENTURER Over the mountains
And over the waves , Under the fountains And under the graves ; Under floods
that are deepest , Which Neptune obey ; Over rocks that are steepest Love will
If I were with thee , I were blesty .. Where thou lies low and takes thy rest On fair
Kirconnell lea . I wish my grave were growing green , A winding 106 BOOK.
I wish my grave were growing green , A winding - sheet drawn ower my een , And
I in Helen's arms lying , On fair Kirconnell lea . I wish I were where Helen lies ,
Night and day on me she cries ; And I am weary of the skies , Since my Love died
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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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