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" Dis's waggon! daffodils That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty; violets dim, But sweeter than the lids of Juno's eyes Or Cytherea's breath; pale primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold Bright Phoebus in... "
Laocoon - Page 168
by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing - 1874 - 360 pages
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A Practical Treatise on the Culture of the Carnation, Pink, Auricula ...

Thomas Hogg - 1839 - 334 pages
...friend, I would I had some flowers o' the spring; Daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty ; Violets dim, But sweeter than the lids of June's eyes, Or C) therea's breath ; pale Primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold Bright...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 13

1839 - 272 pages
...blossom, is considered the emblem of early youth, and represents the age between child and womanhood. Pale Primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold Bright Phoebus in his strength. — Winter' t Tale. The generic name of this flower is derived from primus, it being one of the earliest...
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The Evergreen, Volume 1

1840 - 818 pages
...proper study of mankind was man * Violets, dim, But sweeter than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytberea't breath ; pale primroses, That die unmarried ere they can behold Bright Phoebus in hii strength,' carried with them no rapture or intoxication to his imagination—no dreams of hidden...
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Chapters on the Poets of Ancient Greece

Henry Alford - 1841 - 272 pages
...that, frighted, thou let'st fall From Dis's waggon ! daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty : violets, dim,...primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold Bright Phcebus in his strength : bold oxlips, and The crown-imperial: lilies of all kinds, The flower de luce...
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The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1843 - 658 pages
...frighted, thou lett'st fall From Dis's wagon ! — daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty ; violets, dim,...primroses, That die unmarried ere they can behold Bright Phœbus in his strength, — a malady Most incident to maids ; bold oxlips, and The crown-imperial...
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William Shakspere: A Biography, Book 2

Charles Knight - 1843 - 566 pages
...frighted, thou lett'st fall From Dis's waggon ! daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty ; violets, dim,...than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath." ^ • Henry V., Act in., Scene v. t The Gardener's Chronicle, May 29, 1841. Note on As You Like It,...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Printed from the Text ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1843 - 508 pages
...frighted, thou let'st fall From Dis's waggon ! daffodils , That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty; violets dim, But sweeter than the lids of Juno's eyes ; Or Cj'therea's breath ; pale primroses , That die unmarried ere they can behold Bright...
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The family Shakespeare [expurgated by T. Bowdler]. in which those words are ...

William Shakespeare - 1843 - 1008 pages
...frighted, tliou let'st fall From Dis's' waggon! daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty ; violets dim But sweeter than the lid» of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath ; pale primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold...
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Famous Men of Modern Times, Volume 1

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - 1844 - 336 pages
...association does he here throw around early flowers : • Daffodils That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty: violets dim,...than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath. See, again, the naturalist and the poet, in the following lines : Hark, hark ! the lark at heaven's...
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Lives of Celebrated American Indians

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - 1844 - 680 pages
...association does he here throw around early flowers : • Daffodils That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty : violets dim,...than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath. See, again, the naturalist and the poet, in the following lines : Hark, hark ! the lark at heaven's...
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