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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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The Works of William Shakespeare: Pericles. The two noble kinsmen. Venus and ...

William Shakespeare - 1876 - 1124 pages
...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall vade, by verse(28) distills your truth. LV. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful...statues overturn, And broils root out the work of masoury, Nor Mars his sword nor war's quick fire shall burn The living record of your memory. 'Gainst...
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Chambers's national reading-books, Book 6

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1877
...137; Act III., sc. 2, 16-17, & c * IMMORTALITY IN THE POET'S VERSE. (SONNET LV.) Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful...shine more bright in these contents Than unswept stone besmeared with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, 5 And broils root out the work...
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The plays and poems of William Shakespeare, ed. by J.P. Collier, Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1878
...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, by 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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The Poems

William Shakespeare - 1878 - 288 pages
...* canker-blooms] ie the blossoms of the canker, — ihe wild, or dog-rose. IT. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall out-live this powerful...masonry, Nor Mars his sword nor war's quick fire shall bum The living record of your memory. 'Gainst death and all-oblivious enmity Shall you pace forth ;...
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The Household Book of Poetry

Charles Anderson Dana - 1878 - 28 pages
...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distils your truth. Хот 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 works...
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Wordsworth: A Biographic Ęsthetic Study

George Henry Calvert - Poets, English - 1878 - 232 pages
...thought lowly of himself ? Is it in the fifty-fifth sonnet ? which opens, — " Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful...more bright in these contents Than unswept stone, besmeared with sluttish time ; " or in the eighty-first ? which ends, — " Your monument shall be...
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Shakespeare: A Biographic Ęsthetic Study

George Henry Calvert - 1879 - 212 pages
...benefactor knew how great he was, how prized to be. Here is one of the two : " 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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Songs and Sonnets

William Shakespeare - Songs, English - 1879 - 253 pages
...do not so ; Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours made : EXEGI MONUMENTUM "^T OT 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 Complete Dramatic and Poetical Works of William Shakespeare ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1879 - 896 pages
...fifty-fifth sonnet : Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful Thyme ; But you shall shine more bright in these contents...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 Poetical Works of William Shakespeare and Ben Jonson, Volumes 1-2

William Shakespeare, Ben Jonson - English poetry - 1879 - 686 pages
...175 LT. 1_ Not marble, not the gilded monuments Of princes, shall out-live this poweiful rhyme ; Hut you shall shine more bright in these contents Than...overturn, And broils root out the work of masonry, Xor Mars his sword nor war's quick fire shall burn The living record of your memory, "Gainst death...
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