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" How can they say that nature Has nothing made in vain; Why then beneath the water Should hideous rocks remain? No eyes the rocks discover, That lurk beneath the deep, To wreck the wand'ring lover, And leave the maid to weep. "
Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern - Page 6249
edited by - 1896
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ..., Volume 7

Great Britain - 1804
...Where gold and diamonds grow, You'll find a richer maiden, But none that loves you fo. How can they fay that nature Has nothing made in vain ; Why then beneath...water Should hideous rocks remain ? No eyes the rocks dilcover, 1 hat lurk beneath the deep, To wreck the wandering lover, And leave the maid to weep. AH...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare ...: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1805
...the Nympliidia, whereas we have an edition of A Midsummer Nighfs Dream, in 1600. Are not you he? " How can they say that nature " Has nothing made in...then beneath the water " Should hideous rocks remain ?" &c. &c. Compare this with a passage in Chaucer's Frankeleines Tale, Tyrwhitt's edit. v. i, 11,179,...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1805
...in The What d'ye call it, is the following stanza: MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM. 267 A. re not you he? " How can they say that nature " Has nothing made in...then beneath the water " Should hideous rocks remain !" &c. &c. Compare this with a passage in Chaucer's Frankeleines Tale, Tyrwhitt's edit. v. i, 11,179,...
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Specimens of the British Poets ...

British poets - English poetry - 1809
...Where gold and diamonds grow, Yon'll find a richer maiden, But none that loves you so. JOHN GAY. * How can they say that nature Has nothing made in vain; 'Why then beneath the water Do hideous rocks remain ? No eyes those rocks discover, That lurk beneath the deep, To wreck the wandering...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 10

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810 - 547 pages
...treasure, To losing of my dear ? Should yon some coast be laid on, Where gold and diamonds grow. You'd find a richer maiden, But none that loves you so....then beneath the water Should hideous rocks remain ? Xo eyes the rocks discover, Th.it lurk beneath the dpcp, To wreck the Ťandeving lover, And leave...
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Hughes, Sheffield, Prior, Congreve, Blackmore, Fenton, Gay

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...dear ? Should you some coast be laid on, Where gold and diamonds grow, You'd find a richer maiden, Out none that loves you so. " How can They say that Nature...the water Should hideous rocks remain ? No eyes the rock> discover, Th.it lurk beneath the deep. To wreck the wandering lover. And lca\c the maid to weep."...
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Essays on Song-writing;: With a Collection of Such English Songs as are Most ...

John Aikin - Ballads, English - 1810 - 352 pages
...diamonds grow, You'll find a richer maiden, But none that loves you so. * In the What D'ye call it. • How can they say that Nature Has nothing made in vain ; Why then beneath the water Do hideous rocks remain ? No eyes those rocks discover, That lurk beneath the deep, -To wreck the wand'ring...
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Essays on Song-writing: With a Collection of Such English Songs as are Most ...

John Aikin, Robert Harding Evans - Ballads, English - 1810 - 352 pages
...find a richer maiden, liat nouc that loves you so. .* In the What D'ye call it PASTORAL SONGS. 57 x How can they say that Nature Has nothing made in vain ; Why then beneath Ihe water Do hideous rocks remain ? No eyes those rocks discover, That lurk beneath the deep, To wreck...
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Letters to John Aikin, M. D.: On His Volume of Vocal Poetry: and on His ...

James Plumptre - Songs, English - 1811 - 472 pages
...beautiful the versification may be, to my mind presents an unpleasing picture of murmuring and despair : , How can they say that Nature Has nothing made in vain? Why theo beneath the water Do hideous rocks remain ? Now, as Nature is but the name for on effect Whose...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...the loss of treasure To losing of my dear ? Should you some coast be laid on Where gold and di'monds grow, You'll find a richer maiden, But none that loves...nothing made in vain ? Why then beneath the water Do hideous rocks remain ? No eyes these rocks discover, That lurk beneath the deep, To wreck the wand'...
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