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" ... what they mean by it ; And this I swear by blackest brook of hell, I am no pick-purse of another's wit. How falls it then, that with so smooth an ease My thoughts I speak, and what I speak doth flow In verse, and that my verse best wits doth please... "
The Last Essays of Elia: Being a Sequel to Essays Published Under that Name - Page 146
by Charles Lamb - 1833 - 283 pages
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The London Magazine, Volume 8

1823
...best wits doth please? Guess we the cause — what is it thus ? — fye, no. Or «o ?— much les». st thing in mortal eyes. No more, no more : my heart doth fa STELLA'« kiss. x. Of all the kings that ever here did reign, Edward, named Fourth, as first in praise...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...friendly eries ; My foe eame on, and beat the air for me, Till that her blush taught me my shame to see. ( g eould, young-wise, wise-valiant, frame His sire's revenge, join'd with a kingdom's gain, And, gain'd...
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Essays of Elia

Charles Lamb - 1835 - 412 pages
...flow In verse, that my verse best wits doth please ? Guess me the cause — what is it thus ? — fye, no. Or so?— much less. How then? sure thus it is, My lips are sweet, inspired with STELLA'S kiss. Of all the kings that ever here did reign, Edward, named Fourth, as first in praise I name, Not for...
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The essays of Elia, Volumes 1-2

Charles Lamb - 1840
...best wits doth please ? Guess me the cause — what is it thus ? — fye, no. )r so? — much lees. How then ? sure thus it is, My lips are sweet, inspired...kiss. x. Of all the kings that ever here did reign, idward, named Fourth, as first in praise I name, lot for his fair outside, nor well-lined brain —...
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The Cambridge University Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 1

English literature - 1840
...verse, — and that my verse best wits doth please ? Guess me the cause, — what is it thus? fye, no. Or so ? much less. How then ? sure thus it is, My lips are sweet, inspired with Stella's kiss. Sidney, in his boyhood, had fallen in love with Anne Cecil. In the prime of his youth he became enamoured...
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The book of sonnets, ed by A.M. Woodford

A Montagu Woodford - 1841
...lot Of highest wish, I wish you so much bliss Hundreds of years you Stella's feet may kiss. c 3 27 OF all the kings that ever here did reign, Edward...for his fair outside, nor well-lined brain, Although leas gifts imp feathers oft on fame : Nor that he could young—wise, wise valiant, frame His sire's...
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The Essays of Elia: First Series - Second Series

Charles Lamb - 1845
...verse, and that my verse best wits doth please ) Guess me the cause — what is it thus ? — fye, no. Or so ? — much less. How then ? sure thus it...feathers oft on Fame. Nor that he could, young-wise, wise- valiant, frame His sire's revenge, join'd with a kingdom's gain ; And, gain'd by Mars could yet...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...friendly cries ; My foe came on, and beat the air for me, Till that her blush taught me my shame to nee. Gruter,2 to hope for eternity by enigmatical epithets,...letters of our names, to be studied by antiquaries gift* imp feathers oft on Fame : Nor that he could, young-wise, wise-valiant, frame His lire's rerenjre,...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1847
...friendly cries ; My foe came on, and beat the air for me, Till that her blush taught me my shame to see. vateness and retiring; for ornament, is in discourse ; and for ability, Ķ3 in the judgm ; X« for his fair outside, nor well-lined brain, Although leas gifte imp feathers oft on Fame : Nor...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1849
...me, Till that her blush taught me my shame to see. Of all the kings that ever here did reign, Kdward w{ pVpD| 9 t4k x x s |&z { x | | | s jRz"vpUys + + l l?z { { s Fume : Nor that he could, young-wise, wise-valiant, frame His sire's revenge, join'd with a kingdom's...
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