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" I know that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought, In time's great periods shall return to nought. "
The poetical works of William Drummond of Hawthornden - Page 4
by William Drummond - 1856 - 346 pages
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New Elegant Extracts: A Unique Selection ... from the Most Eminent Prose and ...

Richard Alfred Davenport - English literature - 1823
...STIRLING. 1 KNOW that all beneath the moon decays, And whii t by mortals in this world is brought In time's great periods shall return to nought; That fairest states have fatal nights and days. I know that all the Muses' heavenly lays, With toil of sprite which are so dearly bought, As idle sounds,...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent British poets and ...

New elegant extracts - History - 1823
...those virtuous parts in thee, Shouldst thou not love this vertuous mind in me ? EARL OF STIRLING. I KNOW that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought In time's .great periods shall return to nought; That fairest states have fatal nights and days. I...
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New elegant extracts: a unique selection from the most eminent ..., Volume 3

Richard Alfred Davenport - 1823
...those virtuous parts in thee, Shouldst thou not love this vertuous mind in me ? EARL OF STIRLING. I KNOW that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought In time's great periods shall return to nought ; That fairest states have fatal nights and days. I...
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The Retrospective Review

Henry Southern - Books - 1824
...earlier sonnets, written before the loss, which he, in other places, so feelingly deplores " I know that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought In time's great periods shall return to nought ; That fairest states have fatal nights and days. I...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.] ...

Washington Irving - Literary Criticism - 1824
...LITERATURE. A COLLOQUY IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. THE MUTABILITY OF LITERATURE. A COLLOQUY IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. I know that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this wr]d is brought, In time's great periods shall return to nought. I know that all the muse's heavenly...
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The Retrospective Review

Books - 1824
...earlier sonnets, written before the loss, which he, in other places, so feelingly deplores " I know that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought In time's great periods shall return to nought ; That fairest states have fatal nights and days. I...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...given him over, From death to life thou might' st him yet recover. WILLIAM DRUMMOND. DESPITE ALL. I KNOW that all beneath the moon decays ; And what by mortals in this world is brought, In time's great periods shall return to nought; That fairest states have fatal nights and days. I know...
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Specimens of English Sonnets

Sonnets, English - 1833 - 224 pages
...propos'd ; behind, a dream : All this the world well knows ; yet none knows well WILLIAM DRUMMOND. I KNOW that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought, In Time's great periods shall return to nought ; That fairest states have fatal nights and days : I...
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The Poems of William Drummond of Hawthornden: With Life, by Peter Cunningham

William Drummond, Peter Cunningham - Literary Criticism - 1833 - 336 pages
...blushing book my death to read. ' 1 In the edition of 1616, this Sonnet stands thus : SONNET II. I KNOW that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought In Time's great periods shall return to nought ; That fairest states have fatal nights and days. I...
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