... Night like a drunkard reels Beyond the hills , to shun his flaming wheels : The
fields with Rowers are deck'd in every hue , The clouds with orient gold spangle
their blue ; Here is the pleasant placeAnd nothing wanting is , save She , alas !
VII THE PASSIONATE SHEPHERD TO HIS LOVE Come live with me and be my
Love , And we will all the pleasures prove That hills and valleys , dale and field ,
And all the craggy mountains yield . There will we sit upon the rocks And see the
Wake from thy nest , Robin - red - breast , Sing , birds , in every furrow ; And from
each hill , let music shrill Give my fair Love good - morrow ! Blackbird and thrush
in every bush , Stare , linnet , and cock - sparrow You pretty elves , amongst ...
Their moans The vale ; redoubled to the hills , and they To Heaven . Their martyr'
d blood and ashes sow O'er all the Italian fields , where still doth sway The triple
Tyrant : that from these may grow A hundred - fold , who , having learnt Thy way ...
For we were nursed upon the self - same hill , Fed the same flock by fountain ,
shade , and rill : Together both , ere the high lawns appear'd Under the opening
eyelids of the Morn , We drove a - field , and both together heard What time 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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