Alas , she hath no other cause of anguish But Tereus ' love , on her by strong
hand wroken , Wherein she suffering , all her spirits languish , Full womanlike
complains her will was broken . But I , who , daily craving , Cannot have to
content me ...
LIX O CRUDELIS AMOR When thou must home to shades of underground , And
there arrived , a new admired guest , The beauteous spirits do engirt thee round ,
White Iopé , blithe Helen , and the rest , To hear the stories of thy finish'd love ...
Heywood LXXIV PROTHALAMION Calm was the day , and through the trembling
als Sweet - breathing Zephyrus did softly playA gentle spirit , that lightly did delay
, Hot Titan's beams , which then did glister fair ; When I , ( whom sullen care ...
... Allows of penetration less , And therefore must make room Where greater
spirits come . What field of all the civil war Where his were not the deepest scar ?
And Hampton shows what part He had of wiser art , Where , twining subtle fears
But Thou , the War's and Fortune's son , March indefatigably on ; And for the last
effect Still keep the sword erect : Besides the force it has to fright The spirits of the
shady night , The same arts that did gain A power , must it maintain . A. Marvell ...
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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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