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" O Proserpina, For the flowers now, that frighted thou let'st fall From Dis's waggon ! daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty ; violets dim, But sweeter than the lids of Juno's eyes Or Cytherea's breath... "
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by University of Calcutta - 1908
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The Youth and Manhood of Cyril Thornton, Volume 1

Thomas Hamilton - 1827 - 258 pages
...and with them all I held sweet communing. " The daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty ; violets dim, But sweeter than the lids of Jiaio's eyes, Or Cytherea's beauty," liad all deep hold on my affection ; and when, as the summer...
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The Youth and Manhood of Cyril Thornton, Volume 1

Thomas Hamilton - English fiction - 1827 - 458 pages
...and with them all I held sweet communing. " The daffodiis, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty ; violets dim, But sweeter than tbe lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's beauty," had all deep hold on my affection ; and when, as the...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakespeare: With a Life, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1828
...yours ; and yours ; That wear upon your virgin branches yet Your maidenheads growing: — O Proserpina, For the flowers now, that, frighted, thou let'st fall From Dis's waggon I daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty; violets,...
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The Youth and Manhood of Cyril Thornton, Volume 1

Thomas Hamilton, Cyril Thornton (Fictional Character.) - 1829 - 366 pages
...and with them all I held sweet communing. The — Daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty ; violets dim,...than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or C'ytherea's breath, had all deep hold on my affection ; and when, as the summer advanced, I saw them wither, I felt for...
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Flora Historica: Or, The Three Seasons of the British Parterre ..., Volume 1

Henry Phillips - Botany - 1829 - 398 pages
...which the blossoms of the Daffodil appear. • O, Proserpina, For the flowers now that, frightened, thou let'st fall From Dis's waggon ! Daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty. Milton has also noticed this early-flowering species of the...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 3

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...yours, and yours ; That wear upon your virgin branches yet Your maidenheads growing : — O Proserpina, For the flowers now, that, frighted, thou let'st fall...than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath ; pale primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold Bright Phoebus in his strength, a malady...
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1831 - 536 pages
...that, frighted, tbou lett'stfkS From Dis's' wagon ! daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty : violets, dim. But sweeter than the lids of Juno s eyes, Or Cytherea's breath ; pale primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold Bright...
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1831
...that, frighted, thou letfst fall From Dis V wagon! daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and take The winds of March with beauty : violets, dim, But sweeter than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cylherea's breath ; pale primroses. That die unmarried^ ere they can behold Bright...
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Characteristics of women, moral, poetical and historical, Volume 1

Anna Brownell Jameson - Women in literature and art - 1832
...she concludes with a touch of passionate sentiment, which melts into the very heart : 0 Proserpina ! For the flowers now, that frighted, thou let'st fall...than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath ; pale primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold Bright Phoebus in his strength, a malady...
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Gleanings in Natural History: With Local Recollections : to which ..., Volume 2

Edward Jesse - Animal behavior - 1832 - 340 pages
...after a long continuance of frost and snow. ' Daffodils, ' That come before the swallow dares, and take ' The winds of March with beauty, violets dim,...the lids of Juno's eyes, ' Or Cytherea's breath.' Insects seem to leave their retreats and burst all at once into life. Insignificant as they may appear...
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