Selecta e Catullo, in usum juventutis: notas quasdam Anglice scriptas, adjecit G.G. Cookesley

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1845 - 80 pages
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Page 72 - I have broke your hest to say so ! Fer. Admir'd Miranda! Indeed, the top of admiration ; worth What's dearest to the world ! Full many a lady I have ey'd with best regard ; and many a time The harmony of their tongues hath into bondage Brought my too diligent ear: for several virtues Have I lik'd several women ; never any With so full soul, but some defect in her Did quarrel with the noblest grace she ow'd, And put it to the foil: But you, O you, So perfect, and so peerless, are created Of every...
Page 48 - Tu mea tu moriens fregisti commoda, frater, Tecum una tota est nostra sepulta domus, Omnia tecum una perierunt gaudia nostra, Quae tuus in vita dulcis alebat amor.
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Page 21 - Ille mi par esse deo videtur, ille, si fas est, superare divos, qui sedens adversus identidem te spectat et audit...
Page 11 - ... idem inficeto est inficetior rure, simul poemata attigit, neque idem umquam 15 aeque est beatus ac poema cum scribit: tam gaudet in se tamque se ipse miratur.
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Page 49 - Strymonis undam flevisse, et gelidis haec evolvisse sub antris, mulcentem tigres et agentem carmine quercus; 510 qualis populea maerens philomela sub umbra amissos queritur fetus, quos durus arator observans nido implumes detraxit; at illa flet noctem, ramoque sedens miserabile carmen integrat, et maestis late loca questibus implet.
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