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" Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall out-live this powerful rhyme ; But you shall shine more bright in these contents Than unswept stone, besmear'd with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, And broils root out the... "
The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare - Page 284
by William Shakespeare - 1821
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Shakespeare's Autobiographical Poems: Being His Sonnets Clearly Developed ...

Charles Armitage Brown - Autobiography in literature - 1838 - 306 pages
...youth and beauty shall fade, your truth shall live in my verse. 55. L'ENVOY. " Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful...overturn, And broils root out the work of masonry, Nor Mars's sword, nor war's quick fire shall burn The living record of your memory. 'Gainst death, and...
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Sketches of the Life and Genius of Shakspeare ...

David Paul Brown - 1838 - 62 pages
...brightest imaginings of future glory. — How else are these .passages to be construed. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of Princes, shall outlive this powerful...you shall shine more bright in these contents, Than unwept stone, besmeared with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, And broils root...
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The plays and poems of Shakespeare, according to the improved ..., Volume 15

William Shakespeare - 1842
...truth. 1 PJent*. * :. e. tne blossoms of the canker-rose, or ciog-rose. SONNETS. LV. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful...fire shall burn The living record of your memory. 'Gainst death and all-oblivious enmity Shall you pace forth ; your praise shall still find room, Even...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: Antony and Cleopatra ; Cymbeline ...

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1843
...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...more bright in these contents Than unswept stone, besmeared with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, And broils root out the work...
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Boston Miscellany, Volume 2

Fashion - 1842
...He fairly speaks out a lofty self-estimate, none the less true for its candor : Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes shall outlive this powerful...you shall shine more bright in these contents Than unwept stone, besmear'd with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, And broils root...
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The works of William Shakespeare, the text formed from an entirely ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1843
...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...overturn, And broils root out the work of masonry, • — and FOISON of the year ;] " Foison " is plenty. See Vol. vii. p. 165. In this instance it is...
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English Country Life

Martingale - Country life - 1843 - 288 pages
...says—rather, however, extending the " exegi monumentum are perennius" of Horace : "Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful...more bright in these contents Than unswept stone, besmeared with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, And broils root out the work...
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English country life, by Martingale

James White - 1843 - 80 pages
...says—rather, however, extending the " exegi monumentum, are perennius 1 ' of Horace : " Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful...more bright in these contents Than unswept stone, besmeared with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, And broils root out the work...
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The Works of William Shakspeare: The Text Formed from an Intirely ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1843
...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...more bright in these contents Than unswept stone, besinear'd with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, And broils root out the work...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Printed from the Text ..., Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1844
...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...fire shall burn The living record of your memory. 'Gainst death and all-oblivious enmity Shall you pace forth : your praise shall still find room Even...
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