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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... "
Calendar - Page 316
by University of Calcutta - 1908
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All's well that ends well. Taming of the shrew. Winter's tale

William Shakespeare - 1841 - 394 pages
...maidenheads growing. — O Proserpina, For the flowers now, that, frighted, thou let'st fall From Dis's 1 waggon ! daffodils, That come before the swallow dares,...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 Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare: Printed from the Text ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1843
...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...with beauty; violets dim, But sweeter than the lids of Juno's eyes ; Or Cj'therea's breath ; pale primroses , That die unmarried ere they can behold Bright...
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William Shakspere: A Biography, Book 2

Charles Knight - 1843 - 566 pages
...that the sense aches at them : — " O, Proserpina, For the flowers now, that, frighted, thou lett'st fall From Dis's waggon ! daffodils, That come before...than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath." ^ • Henry V., Act in., Scene v. t The Gardener's Chronicle, May 29, 1841. Note on As You Like It,...
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The family Shakespeare [expurgated by T. Bowdler]. in which those words are ...

William Shakespeare - 1843 - 1008 pages
...that might Ik-come your time of day, — () Pro^-rpine, For the flower» now, that frighted, tliou In your fair minds let this acceptance take. • ie. Unequal to the wcl(bt of thtnibKcl lid» of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath ; pale primroses, That die unmarried, ere they can behold...
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The works of Shakspere, revised from the best authorities: with a ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1843
...frighted, thou lett'st fall From Dis's wagon ! — 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 Cytherea's breath ; pale primroses, That die unmarried ere they can behold Bright Phœbus in his strength, — a malady...
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Ainsworth's Magazine: A Miscellany of Romance, General Literature ..., Volume 6

William Harrison Ainsworth - English periodicals - 1844 - 604 pages
...of respect in those days as " chariot" is now.) Daffodils, That come before the swallow dare*, and take The winds of March with beauty; violets, dim,...than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath. — Bold oxlips, and The crown imperial ; lilies of all kinds. The flower-de-luce being one ! OI these...
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Littell's Living Age, Volume 195

1892 - 892 pages
...cheered into forgetfulness by the natural magic of 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 Cytherea's breath. Nor is it true that such solace is merely sensual. Not the scene only returns to us, but all the memories...
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Lives of Celebrated American Indians

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Indians - 1844 - 680 pages
...association does he here throw around early flowers : • 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 Cytherea's breath. See, again, the naturalist and the poet, in the following lines : Hark, hark ! the lark at heaven's...
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Famous Men of Modern Times, Volume 1

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Biography - 1844 - 336 pages
...association does he here throw around early flowers : • 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 Cytherea's breath. See, again, the naturalist and the poet, in the following lines : Hark, hark ! the lark at heaven's...
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Ainsworth's Magazine: A Miscellany of Romance, General Literature ..., Volume 6

William Harrison Ainsworth - English periodicals - 1844
...respect in those days as " chariot" is now.) Daffodils, That come before the swallow dares, and tahe The winds of March with beauty ; violets, dim, But...than the lids of Juno's eyes, Or Cytherea's breath. — Bold oxlips, and The crown imperial ; lilies of all kinds, The flower-de-lnce being one ! O ! these...
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