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... since a volume of his poems was not only written but printed in his thirteenth
year ; containing , with other poetical compositions , “ The tragi“ cal History of
Pyramus and Thisbe , " written when he was ten years old ; and “ Constan , tia
Two years after his settlement at Cambridge he published “ Love ' s Riddle , ” with
a poetical dedication to Sir Kenelm Digby ; of whose acquaintance all his
contemporaries seem to have been ambitious ; and “ Naufragium Joculare ; ” a ...
COWLEY , The tears of lovers are always of great poetical account ; but Donne
has extended them into worlds . If the lines are not easily understood , they may
be read again . On a round ball A workman , that hath copies by , can lay An ...
... And all with as much ease might taken be , As she at first took me : For ne ' er
did light so clear Among the waves appear , Tho ' ev ' ry night the sun himself set
there Cowley . The The poetical effect of a Lover ' s name upon Ć O W L E Y . 31.
The poetical effect of a Lover ' s name upon glass : My name engrav ' d herein ,
Doth contribute my firmness to this glass ; Which , ever since that charm , hath
been As hard , as that which grav ' d it , was . DONNE . I HEIR conceits were ...
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The Lives of the English Poets: And a Criticsm of Their works stands out as one of the earliest types of antogies. it is highyly probable that this book became a model for us, anthology writers, to produce a certain kind of anthologies including biography and works of certain authors. therefore, this book is very important in terms of its pioneer position in these kinds of analytical books