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" A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread — and Thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness — Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow! "
The coming back of Laurence Averil - Page 14
by Maurice Drake - 1915 - 305 pages
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1898
...of what is perhaps the most familiar stanza— A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread— and Thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness. Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow — is thus found in two quatrains, numbered respectively 149 and...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 90

Current events - 1902
...perfectly happy ! " Old Omar gives us a more poetic version of the same thing: — " A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread — and Thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness — Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow I " I am not desirous in this essay of discussing the morality...
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Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, the Astronomer-poet of Persia

Omar Khayyam - 1878 - 154 pages
...And Peace to Mahmud on his golden Throne ! XII. A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread — and Thou \ Beside me singing in the Wilderness — h, Wilderness were Paradise enow ! ^ XIII. // \ Some for the Glories of This World ; and some /...
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Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám: And the Salámán and Ábsál of Jámí

Omar Khayyam - Persian poetry - 1879 - 112 pages
...Peace to Mahmiid on his golden Throne ! XII. A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread — and Thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness — Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow ! XIII. Some for the Glories of This World ; and some Sigh for...
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Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám: And the Salámán and Ábsál of Jámí

Omar Khayyam - Persian poetry - 1879 - 112 pages
...Mahmiid on his golden Throne ! EUBAITAT OF XII. A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread — and Thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness — Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow ! XIIL Some for the Glories of This World ; and some Sigh for...
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Ecclesiastes: Or, The Preacher

Edward Hayes Plumptre - Bible - 1881 - 271 pages
...such as that of Eccl. ii. 24, v. 8, ix. 7. , "A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a loaf of Bread — and thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness, Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow. Some for the Glories of this World, and some Sigh for the Prophet's...
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Ecclesiastes: Or, The Preacher

Edward Hayes Plumptre - Bible - 1881 - 271 pages
...Epicureanism such as that of Eccl. ii. 24, v. 8, ix. 7. "A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a loaf of Bread — and thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness, Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow. Some for the Glories of this World, and some Sigh for the Prophet's...
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Rosemary and Rue

Elizabeth Williams Champney - Jews - 1881 - 292 pages
...shall I deem their converse ? " HALLAM. • "A book of verses underneath the bough, A jug of wine, a loaf of bread, and thou Beside me singing in the wilderness, — Oh, wilderness were Paradise enow I" FROM THE PERSIAN. CHAPTER VIII. THE FEAST OF TABERNACLES....
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Programme, Volumes 1911-1912

Boston Symphony Orchestra - Concert programs - 1911
...and the first theme returns — ending ff. Ill A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread — and Thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness — Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow! . "Comodo, in A major and 4-4 time: — The subject heard at...
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The New England Magazine, Volume 36

New England - 1907
...rendering of that much quoted quatrain : — "A book of verses underneath the bough A jug of wine, a loaf of bread and thou Beside me singing in the wilderness. Oh, wilderness were Paradise enow." For though minus the "jug of wine," the "loaf of bread" and even...
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