Her cheeks are like the blushing cloud That beautifies Aurora's face , Or like the silver crimson shroud That Phoebus ' smiling looks doth grace ; Heigh ho ...
... And husband nature's riches from expense ; They are the lords and owners of their faces , Others , but stewards of their excellence .
Above the rest were goodly to be seen Two gentle knights of lovely face and feature , Beseeming well the bower of any queen , With gifts of wit and ...
Work apace , apace , apace , apace ; Honest labour bears a lovely face ; Then hey nonny nonny , hey nonny nonny ! T. DEKKER . 55 .
When Jubal struck the chorded shell His listening brethren stood around , And , wondering , on their faces fell To worship that celestial sound .
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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