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" Then being asked where all thy beauty lies, Where all the treasure of thy lusty days, To say within thine own deep-sunken eyes Were an all-eating shame and thriftless praise. How much more praise deserved thy beauty's use, If thou couldst answer "This... "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Page 244
1835
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Chaucer, 1400, to Beaumont, 1628

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...— that only makes it mine. WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE. BORN 1564.— DIED 1616. FROM HIS SONNETS. SONNET 2. WHEN forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig...Thy youth's proud livery, so gazed on now, Will be a tatter'd weed of small worth held ; Then being ask'd where all thy beauty lies, — Where all the treasure...
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The New Monthly Magazine and Literary Journal, Volume 45

English literature - 1835
...upon him. When he was little past forty, he says to his friend, in evident allusion to himself — " When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig deep trenches in thy beauty's field*." — in another he speaks of his mistress — " Thus vainly thinking that she thinks me young, Although...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: With the Corrections ..., Volume 20

William Shakespeare - 1821
...beauty's brow ;] Renders what was before even and smooth, rough and uneven. So, in the second Sonnet : ' When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, ' And dig deep trenches in thy beauty's field." Agai , in the 19th Sonnet: ' Swift-footed time, ' O carve not with thy hours my love's fair brow, '...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1826 - 783 pages
...niggarding, Pity the world, or else this glutton be, To eat the world's due, by the grave and dice. II. When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig...Thy youth's proud livery, so gazed on now, Will be a tatter'd weed, of small worth held: Then being ask'd where all thy beauty lies, Where all the treasure...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...niggarding, Pity the world, or else this glutton be, To eat the world's due, by the grave and thee. II. When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig...in thy beauty's field, Thy youth's proud livery, so gaz'd on now. Will be a tatter'd weed, of small worth held : Then being ask'd where all thy beauty...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...niggarding. Pity the world, or else this glutton be, To eat the world's due, by the grave and thee. II. When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig...in thy beauty's field, Thy youth's proud livery, so gaz'd on now, Will be a tatter'd weed, of small worth held: Then being ask'd where all thy beauty lies,...
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Berliner allgemeine musikalische Zeitung, Volume 7

Adolf Bernhard Marx - Music - 1830
...niggard! ng. Pity the world, or else this glutton be, To eat the world's due, by the grave and thee. П. When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig...in thy beauty's field, Thy youth's proud livery, so gaz'd on now, Will be a tatter'd weed, of small worth held : Then being ask'd where all thy beauty...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 45

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1835
...upon him. When he was little past forty, he says to his friend, in evident allusion to himself — " When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig deep trenches in thy beauty's field*." — in another he speaks of his mistress — " Thus vainly thinking that she thinks me young, Although...
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Literary leaves; or, Prose and verse chiefly written in India

David Lester Richardson - 1840
...context. I commence, however, with a complete poem, in which the writer persuades his friend to marry. " When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig...Will be a tattered weed of small worth held. Then beine; asked where all thy beauty lies, Where ull the treasure of thy lusty days; To say within thine...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices, and ...

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1841 - 716 pages
...only makes it mine. WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE. [Born, 1304. Died, UK.] FROM HIS SONNETS. SONNET II. WHEJI forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig deep...Thy youth's proud livery, so gazed on now, Will be a tatter'd weed of small worth held ; Then being ask'd where all thy beauty lies, — Where all the treasure...
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