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" Since that dear voice which did thy sounds approve, Which wont in such harmonious strains to flow, Is reft from earth to tune those spheres above, What art thou but a harbinger of woe? Thy pleasing notes be pleasing notes no more, But orphans... "
Retrospective Review, and Historical and Antiquarian Magazine - Page 364
1824
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Drummond of Hawthornden: The Story of His Life and Writings

David Masson - Authors, English - 1873 - 490 pages
...moisture, rare delight ! Her hand seemed milk in milk, it was so white." SONNET. " My lute, be as thou wast when thou didst grow With thy green mother in some...When immelodious winds but made thee move, And birds on thee their ramage did bestow. E Sith that dear voice which did thy sounds approve, Which used in...
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A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1875
...bliss, But bless me now, and take me soon from this. " II. " My lute, be as thou wert when thou did grow With thy green mother in some shady grove, When...harmonious strains to flow, Is reft from earth to tune the spheres above, What art thou but a harbinger of woe? Thy pleasing notes be pleasing notes no more,...
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From Thomas the Rhymer to Richard Gall

James Grant Wilson - English poetry - 1875
...horror, troubles, slights: Woods' harmless shades have only true delights. My lute, be as thou wort when thou didst grow With thy green mother in some...immelodious winds but made thee move, And birds their romage did on thee bestow. Sinee that dear voiee whieh did thy sounds approve. Whieh wont in sueh harmonious...
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Chaucer to Burns

Rossiter Johnson - English poetry - 1876
...the pleasant place, And nothing wanting is, save she, alas ! TO HIS LUTE. Mr lute, be as thou wcrt the spheres above, What art thou but a harbinger of woe ? Thy pleasing notes be pleasing notes no more,...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - Authors, English - 1876
...go and tell from Gades unto Inde You saw where Earth's perfections were confined. Те Ли LHÍC. l by my song, and taught his praise. l did on thee bestow. Since that dear voice which did thy sounds approve, Which wont in such harmonious...
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The Poets and Poetry of Scotland, from the Earliest to the Present Time ...

James Grant Wilson - English poetry - 1876
...gold ! The world is full of horror, troubles, slights: Woods' harmless shades have only true delights. My lute, be as thou wert when thou didst grow With thy green mother in some shady grove, When immclodious winds but made thee move, And birds their romage did on thee bestow. Since that dear voice...
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A Treasury of English Sonnets

David M. Main - Sonnets, English - 1880 - 470 pages
...and these flowers be seen. cxxn RUMLMONi> l\/r ^ ^Ute> be as t^lou wast W^en thou didst grow , s~6 With thy green mother in some shady grove, When immelodious winds but made thee move, And birds on thee their ramage did bestow. Sith that dear voice which did thy sounds approve, Which used in such...
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A Treasury of English Sonnets

David M. Main - Sonnets, English - 1880 - 470 pages
...with myrtles and these flowers be seen. cxxn 1\/TY lute, be as thou wast when thou didst grow 158^649 With thy green mother in some shady grove, When immelodious winds but made thee move, And birds on thee their ramage did bestow. Sith that dear voice which did thy sounds approve, Which used in such...
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The Fireside Encyclopaedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - American poetry - 1881 - 1002 pages
...These delights if thon canst give, Mirth, with thee I mean to live. Jous MILTOS. SONNET то HJS LUTE. T H? 40? 4 ? 4 the sphere« above, What art thou but a harbinger of woe ? Thy pleasing notes be pleasing notes no...
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The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connexion with the Political ..., Volume 1

David Masson - Great Britain - 1881
...language after tho very best. This, to his Lute, may pass as a specimen : — " My lute, be as thou wast when thou didst grow With thy green mother in some...When immelodious winds but made thee move, And birds on thee their ramage did bestow. Sith that dear voice which did thy sounds approve, Which used in such...
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