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" By that sweet ornament which truth doth give ! The rose looks fair, but fairer we it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye As the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns and play as wantonly... "
The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare - Page 66
by William Shakespeare - 1826 - 830 pages
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Select specimens of the English poets, ed. by A. De Vere

Aubrey Thomas De Vere - 1858 - 298 pages
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly, When summer's breath their masked buds discloses ; But, for their virtue...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distils your truth. My love is strengthen 'd, though more weak in seeming : I love not less, though...
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Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems, Volume 6

William Shakespeare - 1858 - 736 pages
...thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses ; But, for their virtue 5 only is their show, They live unwoo'd, and unrespected...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distils your truth. LV. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall out-live this powerful...
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Wissenschaftliche Vorträge gehalten zu München im Winter 1858

Theodor Ludwig Wilhelm Bischoff - Chemistry - 1858 - 672 pages
...wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses : But, for their virtue only is their shew. They live unwoo'd and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves....are sweetest odours made: And so of you, beauteous aud lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distills your truth. 2. JVcin u)îarmorbtlb, foin...
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The Sonnets of William Shakspere: Rearranged and Divided Into Four Parts ...

William Shakespeare - 1859 - 130 pages
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unwoo'd, and uninspected fade ; Die to themselves. Sweet roses do not so ; Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours...
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The Plays of Shakespeare with the Poems, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1860 - 834 pages
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang ou such thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses : But, for their virtue...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, by ' verse distils your truth. LV. Not marble, not the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this...
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The Plays of Shakespeare, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1860 - 838 pages
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play аз wantonly When summer's breath this player here, But in a fiction, in a dream of...visage wann'd :f Tears in his eyes, distraction in 's by f verse distils your truth. IiY. Not marble, not the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive...
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The plays (poems) of Shakespeare, ed. by H. Staunton ..., Part 170, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1860 - 834 pages
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath пш!е ; And so of you, beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, by ' verse distils your...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 2

Henry Reed - English poetry - 1860 - 312 pages
...summer's breath their masked buds discloses: But, for their virtue only is their show, They lived unwooed, and unrespected fade ,• Die to themselves. Sweet...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, by verse distils your truth." Besides these objections; which are equally applicable to the sonnets...
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A Book of Christian Sonnets

William Allen - Christian poetry, American - 1860 - 110 pages
...such thorns, and play as wantonly, "When summer's breath their masked buds discloses : Bat for th«ir virtue only is their show ; They live unwoo'd, and...roses do not so; Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odors made : And so of you, beauteous and lovely youth ; When that shall fade, my verse distils your...
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The Cornhill Magazine

William Makepeace Thackeray - Electronic journals - 1905 - 872 pages
...rose looks fair, but fairer we it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live. . . . Canker roses Die to themselves, sweet roses do not so ; Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours made. — Sonnet 54. I am sure George Herbert was thinking of roses when he said : Farewell, dear flowers,...
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