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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 Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 3

1823
...frighted thoe, 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 uneasy pallets stretching I hce, And hush'd with buzzing night-flies to tliy slumber; Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great,...
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A dictionary of quotations from the British poets, by the author of The ...

British poets - 1824
...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 perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lull'd with sounds of sweetest...
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The Plays, Volume 5

William Shakespeare - 1824
...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 perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lull'd with sounds of sweetest...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Accurately Printed from ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1824
...frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelid* 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 prrfnm'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And luird with sounds of sweetest...
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The Mysteries of St. Clair; Or, Mariette Mouline ...

Catherine George Ward - 1824 - 624 pages
...? Why rather, sleep, lieit thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, And hush'd by buzzing night-flies to thy slumber,' Than in the perfumed chambers of the great, Under the canupies of costly state, And lull'd with sounds of sweetest melody ? Oh, thou dull god ! why liest...
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The Beauties of Shakespeare: Selected from Each Play : with a General Index ...

William Shakespeare, William Dodd - Fore-edge painting - 1824 - 385 pages
...frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down, And steep my senses in forgetfubiess ? Why rather, sleep, liest thou in smoky cribs, Upon uneasy pallets stretching thee, [ber: Sleep, gentle sleep, And hush'd with buzzing night-flies to thy slumThan in the perfum'd chambers...
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Peak scenery; or, Excursions in Derbyshire

Ebenezer Rhodes - 1824
...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...
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The Dramatic Works of Shakspeare

William Shakespeare - 1824 - 830 pages
...frighted thee, That thou no more wilt weigh my eyelids down, And steep my senses in forgRtfulness ? arisons between Macedou, and Monmouth, that the situations, look you, is bolh thce, And hush'd with buzzing night-flies tothy slumber; Than in the perfiim'd chambers of the great....
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Diccion - 1825 - 372 pages
...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 hush'd with buzzing night flies to thy slumber, Than in the perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly...
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King Richard II. King Henry IV, part 1. King Henry IV, part 2. Henry V

William Shakespeare - 1826
...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 perfum'd chambers of the great, Under the canopies of costly state, And lull'd with sounds of sweetest...
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