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" How many thousand of my poorest subjects Are at this hour asleep ! O sleep, O gentle sleep, Nature's soft nurse, how have I frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down And steep my senses in forgetfulness ? Why rather, sleep, liest thou... "
Horace: with notes by C. Girdlestone and W.A. Osborne - Page 81
by Quintus Horatius Flaccus - 1848 - 12 pages
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The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes, Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1810
...frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down, And steep my senses in forgetfulness ? Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon...with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber ; Than in the perftim'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state And lull'd with sounds of sweetest...
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The Intellectual repository for the New Church. (July/Sept. 1817 ...

New Church gen. confer - 1875
...frighted thee. That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down And steep my senses in forgetfulness ! Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, And hushed with busy night flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfumed chambers of the great, Under the...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1814 - 407 pages
...frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelid's dowri. And steep my senses in forgetfulness ? Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, " Ar.d ImshM with buzzing night flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1816
...no more wilt weigh my eye-lids down, And steep my senses in forgetfulness ? Why rather, Sleep, ly'st thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching...with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lull'd with sounds of sweetest...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...frighted the*, That thou no more wilt weigh my eye-lids And steep my senses in forgelfulness ! [down, Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, [slumber ; And hush'd with buzzing night-flies to thy Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under...
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Elements of criticism [by H. Home].

Henry Home (lord Kames.) - 1817
...frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eye-lids down, And steep my senses in forgetfulness ? Why rather, Sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon...with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lull'd with sounds of sweetest...
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The Contemplative Philosopher: Or, Short Essays on the Various ..., Volume 1

Richard Lobb - Nature study - 1817
...smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, And hushed with buzzing night-flies to thy slumbers. Than in the perfumed chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lulled with sounds of sweetest melody ? 0 thou dull god, why ly'st thou with the vile In loathsome...
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Peak scenery, or, Excursions in Derbyshire:: made chiefly for the purpose of ...

Ebenezer Rhodes - Derbyshire (England) - 1899
...down, for we needed not such a luxury to make sleep sweet and refreshing. " Why rather sleep, ly'st thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, And hush'd with busy nightflies to thy slumber; Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, Volume 4

William Shakespeare - 1814
...thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down, And steep my senses in forgetfulness? Why ratner, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, And hushM with buzzing night-flies to thy slumber; Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1819
...no more wilt weigh my eye-lids dowo, And steep my senses in forgetfulness? Why rather, Sleep, ly'st thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee. And hush'd with bnzzing night-flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfnm'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies...
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