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... doth fade , But doth suffer a sea - change Into something rich and strange ; Sea
- nymphs hourly ring his knell : Hark ! now I hear them , Ding , dong , Bell . W.
Shakespeare XLVII A LAND DIRGE * ALL for the robin - 34 The Golden Treasury.
XLVII A LAND DIRGE * ALL for the robin - redbreast and the wren , And with
leaves and flowers do cover The friendless bodies of unburied men . Call unto
his funeral dole The ant , the field - mouse , and the mole To rear him hillocks that
... crown'd with olive green , came softly sliding Down through the turning sphere
His ready harbinger , With turtle wing the amorous clouds dividing ; And waving
wide her myrtle wand , She strikes a universal peace through sea and land .
He feels from Juda's land The dreaded infant's hand ; The rays of Bethlehem
blind his dusky eyn ; Nor all the gods beside Longer dare abide , Nor Typhon
huge ending in snaky twine : Our Babe , to show his Godhead true , Can in his ...
... ABBEY ORTALITY , behold and fear V What a change of flesh is here ! Think
how many royal bones Sleep within these heaps of stones ; Here they lie , had
realms and lands , Who Book Second 71.
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LibraryThing ReviewРецензія користувача - PollyMoore3 - LibraryThing
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
LibraryThing ReviewРецензія користувача - chibitika - LibraryThing
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