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Great Excellence , in human art as in human character , has from the beginning of things been even more uniform than Mediocrity , by virtue of the closeness of its approach to Nature : and so far as the standard of Excellence kept in ...
Spring , the sweet Spring , is the year's pleasant king ; Then blooms each thing , then maids dance in a ring , Cold doth not sting , the pretty birds do sing , Cuckoo , jug - jug , pu - we , to - witta - woo !
I do love thee as each flower Loves the sun's life - giving power ; For dead , thy breath to life might move me Diaphenia like to all things blessed When all thy praises are expresséd , Dear joy , how I do love thee !
When to the sessions of sweet silent thought I summon up remembrance of things past , I sigh the lack of many a thing I sought , And with old woes new wail my dear time's waste ; Then can I drown an eye , unused to flow , For precious ...
They that have power to hurt , and will do none , That do not do the thing they most do show , Who , moving others ... his dignity : For sweetest things turn sourest by their deeds ; Lilies that fester smell far worse than weeds .
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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”. Читати огляд повністю
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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 ... Читати огляд повністю
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language
Повний перегляд - 1863