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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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Specimens, with memoirs, of the less-known British poets. With an intr ...

George Gilfillan - 1881
...may thy high exploits at last make even, With earth thy empire, glory with the heaven. SONNETS. L 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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Rip Van Winkle, and Other Sketches

Washington Irving - Catskill (N.Y.) - 1882 - 240 pages
...Achilles or the far-famed Portland vase. THE MUTABILITY OF LITERATURE. A COLLOQUY IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. I know that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought, In time's great period shall return to nought, I know that all the muses' heavenly layes, With toil...
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English Language and Literary Criticism: English poetry

James Baldwin - English language - 1882
...mistress in indelible characters on the scattered leaves." I give one more example from the same author: I know that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is wrought In time's great periods shall return to nought; That fairest states have fatal nights and days....
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A life of Washington Irving

Washington Irving - 1882
...Achilles, or the far-famed Portland vase. THE MUTABILITY OF LITERATURE. ACOLLOQUY IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. I know that all beneath the moon decays. And what by mortals in ihr, world is brought, In time's great periods shall return to nought. I know that all the muses' heavenly...
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On the Structure of English Verse

Charles Witcomb - English language - 1884 - 162 pages
...generally takes Petrarch for his model, except in the two last lines, which are almost always a couplet. 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; 1 know...
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Prose masterpieces from modern essayists [ed. by G.H.P.

Prose masterpieces - 1884
...1783, DIED 1859. THE MUTABILITY OF LITERATURE. A COLLOQUY IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. BY WASHINGTON IRVING. I know that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought. In time's great period shall return to nought. I know that all the muse's heavenly lays, With toil...
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Three hundred English sonnets

David M. Main - Poetry - 1886 - 320 pages
...thine : And whilst we thus should make our sorrows one, This happy harmony would make them none. T 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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A Third Poetry Book

Poetry - 1889 - 521 pages
...Her evil behaviour, And leaving, with meekness, Her sins to her Saviour ! T. HOOD 141. SONNETS 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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Essays from The Sketch Book

Washington Irving - American essays - 1891 - 246 pages
...Mizraim. 2 Quoted from Sir Thomas Browne. THE MUTABILITY OF LITERATURE. A COLLOQUY IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY. I know that all beneath the moon decays, And what by mortals in this world is brought, In time's great period shall return to nought. I know that all the muse's heavenly lays, With toil...
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