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" By that sweet ornament which truth doth give ! The rose looks fair, but fairer we it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye As the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns and play as wantonly... "
The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare - Page 68
by William Shakespeare - 1826 - 783 pages
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The Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1852
...necklace. § Portrait. II Attire. T !• e. the plentiful season, the autumn. * " Canker-rose, or dog-rose. But, for* their virtue only is their show, They live...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distils your truth. LV. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, from the text of Johnson ..., Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1852
...summer's breath their masked buds discloses: Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly * (Fear of). But, for* their virtue only is their show, They live...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distils your truth. LV. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful...
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The Comedies, Histories, Tragedies, and Poems of William Shakspere, Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1851
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses : But for their virtue...so ; Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours made : » There is a somewhat similar thought in ' Henry IV., Part I. : ' — " My state, Seldom but sumptuous,...
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The Works of Shakespeare: The Text Regulated by the Recently ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1853
...the perfumed tincture of the roses; Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses ; But, for their virtue...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my3 verse distils your truth. LV. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall out-live this...
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The Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1853 - 575 pages
...the perfumed tincture of the roses ; Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly, When summer's breath their masked buds discloses ; But, for their virtue...so; Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours made. Poemt. 122. Truth and beauty, their excellence. Truth needs no colour, with his colour fix'd ; Beauty...
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Poets of England and America: Being Selections from the Best Authors of Both ...

Poets, American - 1853 - 472 pages
...summer's breath their masked buds discloses ; But, for their virtue only is their shew, They live unwooed, and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves : sweet roses...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade my verse distils your truth. 286 POWEK A.ND GENTLENESS. I 'VE thought, at gentle and ungentle hour, Of many...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productins of ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1853
...masked buds discloses ; But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unwoo'd and unrcspected fade ; Die to themselves. Sweet roses do not so ; Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours made ; i| And so of you, beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distils your truth....
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices, and ...

Thomas Campbell - English poetry - 1853 - 749 pages
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly, When summer's breath their masked buds discloses ; But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unwoo'd, and unrespceted laJe, Die to themselves — Sweet roses do not so, Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours...
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Flowers and Flower-gardens

David Lester Richardson - Flower gardening - 1855 - 232 pages
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly, When summer's breath their masked buds discloses ; But for their virtue...beauteous and lovely youth, When that shall fade, my verse distils your truth. There are many hundred acres of rose trees at Ghazeepore which are cultivated for...
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The Flowering Plants and Ferns of Great Britain, Volume 2

Anne Pratt - Botany - 1855
...the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly, When summer's breath their masked buds discloses ; But (for their virtue...so, Of their sweet deaths are sweetest odours made." Notwithstanding this opinion, however, this rose is not only beautiful, but even slightly fragrant....
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