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" FROM fairest creatures we desire increase, That thereby beauty's rose might never die, But as the riper should by time decease, His tender heir might bear his memory: But thou, contracted to thine own bright eyes, Feed'st thy light's flame with self-substantial... "
Poems, with illustrative remarks [ed. by W.C. Oulton]. To which is prefixed ... - Page 7
by William Shakespeare - 1804
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Shakespeare and the Rival Poet: Displaying Shakespeare as a Satirist and ...

Arthur Acheson - 1903 - 360 pages
...will show the continuous praise of his patron's outward graces to which Chapman refers. SONNET 1. " Thou that art now the world's fresh ornament And only herald to the gaudy spring." SONNET 2. " Thy youth's proud livery, so gazed on now." SONNET 2" Thou art thy mother's glass, and...
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Publications [and Papers], Volume 13

1903
...will show the continuous praise of his patron's outward graces to which Chapman refers. SONNET 1. " Thou that art now the world's fresh ornament And only herald to the gaudy spring." SONNET 2. " Thy youth's proud livery, so gazed on now." SONNET 3. " Thou art thy mother's glass, and...
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The Sonnets of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1904 - 145 pages
...time decease, His tender heir might bear his memory : But thou, contracted to thine own bright eyes, 5 Feed'st thy light's flame with self-substantial fuel,...fresh ornament And only herald to the gaudy spring, 10 Within thine own bud buriest thy content And, tender churl, mak'st waste in niggarding. Pity the...
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The Sonnets of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1904 - 145 pages
...time decease, His tender heir might bear his memory : But thou, contracted to thine own bright eyes, 5 Feed'st thy light's flame with self-substantial fuel,...fresh ornament And only herald to the gaudy spring, 10 Within thine own bud buriest thy content And, tender churl, mak'st waste in niggarding. Pity the...
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The Greatest of Literary Problems: The Authorship of the Shakespeare Works ...

James Phinney Baxter - Drama - 1915 - 685 pages
...it joyously and wholly devotes its love, and pours out all the passion which inspires its song: — Thou that art now the world's fresh ornament And only...content And, tender churl, mak'st waste in niggarding. The singer's thought now becomes more self-centered, for he makes little distinction between his music...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 32

Kenneth Muir - Drama - 2002 - 276 pages
...quatrain from the first sonnet, with its adroit play upon 'inopem me copia fecit' in the third line: But thou, contracted to thine own bright eyes, Feed'st...self-substantial fuel, Making a famine where abundance lies, Thy self thy foe, to thy sweet self too cruel. (11.5-8) The vanity of the mythical youth who scorned...
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Dialogue for Lovers: Sonnets of Shakespeare Arranged for Dramatic Presentation

Eve Merriam - Sonnets, English - 1981 - 41 pages
...rose might never die, But as the riper should by time decease, His tender heir might bear his memory: But thou, contracted to thine own bright eyes, Feed'st...a famine where abundance lies, Thyself thy foe, to they sweet self too cruel. Thou that art now the world's fresh ornament And only herald to the gaudy...
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Power in Verse: Metaphor and Metonymy in the Renaissance Lyric

Jane Hedley - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 199 pages
...rose might never die, But as the riper should by time decease His tender heir might bear his memory: But thou, contracted to thine own bright eyes, Feed'st...lies— Thyself thy foe, to thy sweet self too cruel. (Sonnet 1, 11.1-8) fire metaphor comes into play which claims the brightness of "thine own bright eyes"...
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The Poems and Sonnets of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Poetry - 1994 - 197 pages
...the riper should by time decease, His tender heir might bear his memory: But thou, contracted to dune own bright eyes, Feed'st thy light's flame with self-substantial...thine own bud buriest thy content, And, tender churl, makest waste in niggarding. Pity the world, or else this glutton be, To eat the world's due, by the...
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Shakespeare's Sonnets

William Shakespeare - Sonnets, English - 1995 - 182 pages
...might never die, But as the riper should by time decease, His tender heir might bear his memory; 5 But thou, contracted to thine own bright eyes, Feed'st...cruel. Thou that art now the world's fresh ornament 10 And only herald to the gaudy spring Within thine own bud buriest thy content And, tender churl,...
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