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" Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells; so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness; yea, though it be in a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield no smell as they grow, rosemary little, nor sweet marjoram;... "
The Works of Francis Bacon - Page 214
by Francis Bacon - 1815
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Voices of Nature to Her Foster-child, the Soul of Man: A Series of Analogies ...

George Barrell Cheever, Henry Theodore Cheever - Natural theology - 1852 - 430 pages
...damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells ; so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness ; yea, though it be in a morning's dew. That which, above all others yields the sweetest smell in the air is the violet, especially the white...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1853
...damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells; so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness : yea, though it be...twice a year, about the middle of April, and about Bartholomew-tide. Next to that is the musk-rose ; then the strawberry-leaves dying, with• a most...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854
...damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells ; so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness : yea, though it be...twice a year; about the middle of April, and about Bartholomew-tide. Next to that is the musk-rose ; then the strawberryleaves dying, with a most excellent...
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The rhyme and reason of country life, or, Selections from fields old and new

Country life - 1854 - 428 pages
...damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells, so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness; yea, though it be...yields the sweetest smell in the air is the violet, which comes twice a year, about the middle of April, and about Bartholomew- tide. Next to that is the...
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life: Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

1855
...damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells, so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness ; yea, though it be...yields the sweetest smell in the air is the violet, which comes twice a year, about the middle of April, and about Bartholomew-tide. Next to that is the...
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - Country life - 1855 - 428 pages
...little, nor sweet marjoram ; that which above all others yields the sweetest smell in the air is the violet, which comes twice a year, about the middle of April, and about Bartholomew-tide. Next to that is the musk rose ; then the strawberry leaves dying, with a moat excellent...
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The Essays: Or, Counsels, Civil and Moral ; and The Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon, Alexander Spiers, Basil Montagu - English essays - 1856 - 360 pages
...damask and red, are fast flowers6 of their smell, so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness ; yea, though it be...twice a year, about the middle of April, and about Bartholomewtide. Next to that is the musk-rose ; then the 1 An apple that is gathered very early. 2...
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Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1856
...their smells ; so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness, yea,3 though it be in a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield...smell in the air, is the violet; especially the white doable violet, which comes twice a-year — about the middle of April, and about Bartholomew-tide....
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life

Country life - 1856 - 428 pages
...damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells, so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness; yea, though it be...in a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield no smell us they grow ; rosemary little, nor sweet marjoram ; that which above all others yields the sweetest...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1857 - 550 pages
...their smells ; so that you may walk by a whole row pf them, and find nothing of their sweetness, yea,2 though it be in a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield...especially the white double violet, which comes twice a-year — about the middle of April, and about Bartholomew-tide. Next to that is the musk rose ; then...
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