Seventeenth-century Verse and Prose, Volume 1
Volume One: Poets included are Lancelot Andrewes, Francis Bacon, John Donne, Ben Jonson, Robert Burton, Phineas Fletcher, Giles Fletcher, George Wither, Thomas Hobbes, Robert Herrick, George Herbert, Izaak Walton, Thomas Carew, Sir Thomas Browne, Sir William Davenant, Edmund Waller, Sir John Suckling, Abraham Cowley, Andrew Marvell, and Henry Vaughan.
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THE ARGUMENT 40 Philaret on Willy cals , To sing out his Pastorals . Warrants Fame shall grace his Rimes , Spight of Envy and the Times ; And shewes how in care he uses , To take comfort from his Muses . Happens to straine forth a smile ...
HESPERIDES The Argument of his Book I sing of Brooks , of Blossomes , Birds , and Bowers : Of April , May , of June , and July - Flowers . I sing of May - poles , Hock - carts , " Wassails , Wakes , Of Bride - grooms , Brides , and of ...
Shepherd and flock shall sing , and all my powers Out - sing the day - light houres . Then we will chide the sunne for letting night Take up his place and right : We sing one common Lord ; wherefore he should Himself the candle hold .
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