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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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The Parterre, 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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The Romance of Nature, Or, The Flower-seasons Illustrated

Louisa Anne Meredith, Mrs. Charles Meredith - Botanical illustration - 1836 - 253 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...breath their masked buds discloses. But for their virtue only is their show, They live unvvoo'd, and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves. Sweet roses...
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The Romance of Nature, Or, The Flower-seasons Illustrated

Louisa Anne Meredith, Mrs. Charles Meredith - Botanical illustration - 1836 - 253 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...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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A Garland of Love, Wreathed of Pleasant Flowers, Gathered in the Field of ...

Garland - English poetry - 1836 - 219 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, and play as wantonly But for their virtue only is their show, They live unwoo'd, and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves....
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1837
...deem ' For that sweet odour which doth in it live. Press. The cankerblooms 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 inirespected fade; Die to themselves. Sweet roses...
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Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 4

1838
...we it deem, For that sweet odor which doth in ˇI live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye As the perfumed tincture of the roses, — Hang on such...play as wantonly When summer's breath their mas~ked bud discloses: But, (for their virtue only is their show,) They live unwoo'd, and unrespected fade,...
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The wisdom and genius of Shakspeare: comprising moral philosophy ...

William Shakespeare - 1838
...live. The canker-blooms have full as deep a dye, As the perfumed tincture of the roses ; Hang on «uch 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; Die to themselves ; Sweet roses...
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The Wisdom and Genius of Shakespeare: Comprising Moral Philosophy ...

William Shakespeare, Thomas Price - 1839 - 460 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, and play so wantonly, When summer's breath their masked buds disclo But, for their virtue only is their show,...
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The book of sonnets, ed by A.M. Woodford

A Montagu Woodford - 1841
...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 lived unwooed and unrespected fade ; Die to themselves. Sweet roses...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices, and ...

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1841 - 716 pages
...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, and play as wantonly, Whensummer'8 breaththeirmaskedbuds discloses ; But, for their virtue only is their show, They live...
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