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" SOME ask'd me where the rubies grew, And nothing I did say : But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Some ask'd how pearls did grow, and where ; Then spoke I to my girl, To part her lips, and show'd them there The quarelets of Pearl. "
Lectures on the Dramatic Literature of the Age of Elizabeth: Delivered at ... - Page 253
by William Hazlitt - 1821 - 356 pages
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The Woman Beautiful

Helen Follett Jameson - Beauty, Personal - 1899 - 180 pages
...the eyebrows without injury. Cocoanut oil makes an excellent tonic to increase the growth. THE TEETH "Some ask'd how pearls did grow, and where? Then spoke I to my girl, To part her lips, and shew me there The quarrelets of pearl." Herrick. Femininity may be heir to many beauty woes, but ugly...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 192

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir John Murray (IV), William Smith, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1900
...no otherwise,' we cry when we read : ' Some asked me where the rubies grew ; And nothing did I say, But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Some asked how pearls did grow, and where ? Then spoke I to my girl To part her lips, and shew them there...
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The English Poets, Volume 2

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1901
...Corinna! come, let's go a Maying. THE ROCK OF RUBIES. Some ask'd me where the Rubies grew: And nothing 1 did say, But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Some ask'd how Pearls did grow, and where I Then spoke I to my girl, To part her lips, and shew me there CANDLEMAS EVE. Down with the rosemary...
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The English Poets: Ben Jonson to Dryden

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1901
...time serves, and we are but decaying, Come, my Corinna ! come, let's go a Maying. THE ROCK OF RUBIES. Some ask'd me where the Rubies grew; And nothing I did say, But with my fin jer pointed to The lips of Julia. Some ask'd how Pearls did grow, and where I Then spoke I to my...
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The Collected Works of William Hazlitt: Lectures on the English poets and on ...

William Hazlitt, William Ernest Henley - 1902
...the Quarry of Pearls. Some ask'd me where the rubies grew 5 And nothing I did say; But with my ringer pointed to The lips of Julia. Some ask'd how pearls...love and poetry. His poems, from their number and si2e, are ' like the motes that play in the sun's beams ; ' that glitter to the eye of fancy, but leave...
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The Collected Works of William Hazlitt: Lectures on the English poets and on ...

William Hazlitt - 1902
...me where the rubies grew ; And nothing I did say , But with my finger pointed to The lips of Juha. Some ask'd how pearls did grow, and where ; Then spoke...there The quarrelets of pearl.' Now this is making a petrefacdon both of love and poetry. His poems, from their number and size, are ' like the motes that...
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The Collected Works of William Hazlitt: Lectures on the English poets and on ...

William Hazlitt, William Ernest Henley - 1902
...lapidary instead of a poet. One of his pieces is entitled ' The Rock oj Rubiet, and the S^uarry of Pearls. Some ask'd me where the rubies grew ; And nothing...did say ; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Jul1a. Some ask'd how pearls did grow, and where ; Then spoke I to my girl To part her lips, and shew...
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

Quotations - 1903 - 1158 pages
...there, Where my Julia's lips do smile, There 's the land, or cherry-isle. Cherry Eipe. Some asked me where. the rubies grew, And nothing I did say ; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. The Eock of Rublet, and the Quarrie ofPearit Some asked how pearls did grow, and where ? Then spoke...
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English Songs and Ballads

Ballads, English - 1902 - 352 pages
...morning-dew, Ne'er to be found again. JULIA SOME asked me where the rubies grew, And nothing did I say, But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Some asked how pearls did grow, and where, Then spake I to my girl, To part her lips, and show me there...
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Best Thoughts of Best Thinkers: Amplified, Classified, Exemplified and ...

Hialmer Day Gould, Edward Louis Hessenmueller - Quotations, English - 1904 - 643 pages
...gentleman. The Gobblins. See Shakespeare, King Lear. ROBERT HERRICK. 1591-1674. Some asked me where the rubies grew, And nothing I did say; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. The Rock of Rubies, and Quarrie of Pearls. Some asked how pearls did grow, and where? Then I spoke...
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