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" gainst his glory fight, And time, that gave, doth now his gift confound. Time doth transfix the flourish set on youth, And delves the parallels in beauty's brow; Feeds on the rarities of nature's truth, And nothing stands but for his scythe to mow. And... "
The Modern Student's Book of English Literature - Page 117
by Harry Morgan Ayres - 1924 - 898 pages
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Poems, with illustrative remarks [ed. by W.C. Oulton]. To which is ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1804
...forwards do contend. Nativity once in the main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And time...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. INJURIOUS TIME. Hath travel'd on to age's steepy night, And all those beauties, whereof now he's king,...
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The Poems of William Shakespeare: Comprehending Venus and Adonis, Tarquin ...

William Shakespeare - 1808 - 204 pages
...forwards do contend. Nativity once in the main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And time...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. Against my love shall be as I am now, With time's injurious hand crush'd and o'er-worn ; When hours...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...forwards do contend. . Nativity once iu the main of light, r.iwls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And time...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. SONNET LXI. Is it thy will, thy image should keep open My heavy eyelids to^lie weary night ? Dost I...
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Shakespeare, Davies, Donne, Hall, Stirling, Jonson, Corbet, Carew, Drummond

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...forwards do contend. Nativity once in the main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And time...to mow. And yet, to times in hope, my verse shall j-tano*, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. SONNET LXI. , Is it thy will, thy image should...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes, Volume 9

William Shakespeare - 1812
...forwards do contend. Nativity once in the main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And time...times, in hope my verse shall stand, Praising thy w.orih, despite his cruel hand. Against my love shall be as I am now, With time's injurious hand crush'd...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...forwards do contend. Nativity once in the main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And time...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. LXI. Is it thy will, thy image should keep open My heavy eyelids to the weary night ? Dost thou desire...
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Specimens of English Sonnets

Alexander Dyce - Sonnets, English - 1833 - 224 pages
...forwards do contend. Nativity once in the main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And time...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. F 65 WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. WHEN I have seen by Time's fell hand defac'd The rich-proud cost of outworn...
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Sketches of the Life and Genius of Shakspeare ...

David Paul Brown - 1838 - 62 pages
...the waves make towards the pebble shore, So do our minutes hasten to their end -, Each clanging pace, with that which goes before, In sequent toil all forwards...stand Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. Your name from hence immortal life shall have, Though I once gone, to all the world must die, The earth...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: Antony and Cleopatra ; Cymbeline ...

William Shakespeare, John Payne Collier - 1843
...forwards do contend. Nativity, once in the main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And time...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. LXI. Is it thy will, thy image should keep open My heavy eyelids to the weary night ? Dost thou desire...
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The works of William Shakespeare, the text formed from an entirely ..., Volume 8

William Shakespeare - 1843
...forwards do contend. Nativity, once in the main of light, Crawls to maturity, wherewith being crown'd, Crooked eclipses 'gainst his glory fight, And time...stand, Praising thy worth, despite his cruel hand. LXI. Is it thy will, thy image should keep open My heavy eyelids to the weary night ? Dost thou desire...
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