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" The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye As the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns and play as wantonly When summer's breath their masked buds discloses; But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unwoo'd and unrespected fade,... "
The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror - Page 14
1826
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Flora Domestica: Or, The Portable Flower-garden : with Directions for the ...

Elizabeth Kent - Floriculture - 1825 - 464 pages
...we it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye As the perfumed tincture of the roses. Hang on such thorns,...breath their masked buds discloses. But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unmoved, and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves ; sweet roses...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 7

Books - 1823
...we it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye, As the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns...breath their masked buds discloses : But, for their virtue only is their shew, They live unwoo'd and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves. Sweet roses...
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Specimens of sacred and serious poetry, from Chaucer to the present day ...

John Johnstone - 1827
...it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live; The canker'd blooms have full as deep a dye, As the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns,...breath their masked buds discloses; But for their virtue only is their shew, They live unwoo'd, and unrespected fade, Die to themselves—Sweet roses...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...we it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye, As the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns,...breath their masked buds discloses: But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unwoo'd, and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves. Sweet roses...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...we it dqem For that sweet odour which doth in it live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye, As the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns,...breath their masked buds discloses. But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unwoo'd and unrespected fade; Die to themselves. Sweet roses do...
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Gathered Flowers: Chiefly from the Works of the British Poets

1832 - 179 pages
...it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live ; The cankered blooms have full as deep a dye, As the perfumed tincture of the Roses, — Hang on such...breath their masked buds discloses ; But, for their virtue only is their shew, They live unwooed, and unrespected fade, Die to themselves. — Sweet Roses...
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Specimens of English Sonnets

Sonnets, English - 1833 - 224 pages
...we it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye, As the perfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns,...breath their masked buds discloses : But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unwoo'd, and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves. Sweet roses...
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The moral of flowers [poems by R. Hey].

Flowers - 1833 - 179 pages
...that sweet odour which doth in it live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye As the i>erfumed tincture of the roses, Hang on such thorns, and play...breath their masked buds discloses. But, for their virtue only is their show, They live unmoved, and unrespected fade : Die to themselves ; sweet roses...
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The plays and poems of Shakspeare [according to the text of E ..., Volume 15

William Shakespeare - 1834
...it deem For that sweet odor which doth in it live. The canker-blooms 2 have full as deep a die, As the perfumed tincture of the roses ; Hang on such...breath their masked buds discloses : But, for their virtue only is their show ; They live unwoo'd, and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves. Sweet roses...
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The Parterre of fiction, poetry, history [&c.]., Volume 2

1835
...other .spots, whereon the wild roses, more elegantly beautiful here than I have elsewhere beheld them, Hang on such thorns, and play as wantonly, When summer's breath their masked buds discloses ; and with them I must be content. So much for bloom. Then, as for melody, — the Londoner who would...
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