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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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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...1638. i2mo. pp. 294-5 above all others, yields the Sweeteft Smell in the Air, is the Violet, fpecially the White double Violet, which comes twice a Year, about the middle of April, and about Bartholomew-tide, Next to that is the Mufk Rofe ; then the StrawberryLeaves dying,7 with a moft excellent...
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The Monthly Christian Spectator. 1851-1859

Religion - 1857
...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 ; that which, above all others, yields...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...damask and red5, 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...no smell as they grow. Rosemary little ; nor sweet majoram. That which above all others yields the sweetest smell in the air6, is the violet, specially...
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Works: Collected and edited by James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis ..., Volume 6

Francis Bacon - 1858
...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...no smell as they grow. Rosemary little ; nor sweet majoram. That which above all others yields the sweetest smell in the air6, is the violet, specially...
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate

1858
...anemones and tulips blossom; and how "roses damask and red are fast flowers of their smells ;" but " that which, above all others, yields the sweetest...especially the white double violet, which comes twice a-year — about the middle of April, and about Bartholomew-tide ;" — like Frederic of Prussia, turning...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon, William Rawley - 1860
...damask and red,2 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...above all others yields the sweetest smell in the air,8 is the violet, specially the white double violet, which comes twice a year ; about the middle...
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Something for Everybody

John Timbs - Anecdotes - 1861 - 312 pages
...refreshment to the spirits of man." How fondly he dwells upon the allurements of the garden: "that flower which above all others yields the sweetest smell in the air is the violet. Next to that is the musk-rose, then the strawberry -leaves, dying with a most excellent cordial smell....
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Bacon, His Writings and His Philosophy

George Lillie Craik - 1862 - 715 pages
...damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells, so t• iiaf 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 excellent...
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Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Richard Whately (abp. of Dublin) - 1864
...their smell ; so that you may walk by a whole row of 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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Lord Bacon's Essays: With a Sketch of His Life and Character, Reviews of His ...

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1867 - 426 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...a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield no smell as [15] they grow, rosemary little, nor sweet majoram ; that which, above all others, yields the sweetest...
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