Book-lore: A Magazine Devoted to Old Time Literature, Volume 6

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Elliot Stock, 1887 - Bibliography

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Page 23 - robin red-breast; Sing, birds, in every furrow; And from each bill, let music shrill Give my fair love good-morrow. Blackbird and thrush, in every bush, Stare, linnet, and cock-sparrow, You pretty elves, amongst yourselves, Sing my fair love good-morrow. To give my love good-morrow, Sing, birds, in every furrow.
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Page 67 - them than the common sort Of outward things : that judge in their intent Without regard, what inward doth resort I graunt, sometime of glory that the fire Doth touch my heart. Me list not to report Blame by honour, nor honour to desire, But how may I this honour now attaine That
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Page 79 - Agrippa kept a Stygian pug, I' th' garb and habit of a dog, That was his tutor, and the cur Read to th' occult philosopher, And taught him subtly to maintain All other sciences

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