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" His odoriferous attempts to please Perhaps might prosper with a swarm of bees ; But we that make no honey, though we sting, Poets, are sometimes apt to maul the thing. "
The Magical and Ritual Use of Perfumes - Page 47
by Richard Alan Miller, Iona Miller - 1990 - 184 pages
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1803
...dear Sir ! lest you should lose it now. I cannot talk with civet in the room, A fine puss-gentleman that's all perfume ; The sight's enough.. ..no need to smell a beau.... Who thrusts his nose into a raree-show ? His odoriferous attempts to please, Perhaps might prosper with a swarm of bees ; But we...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper, John Newton - English poetry - 1806
...and lost his walk. I interrupt him with a sudden bow, Adieu, dear Sir! lest you should lose it now. I cannot talk with civet in the room, A fine puss...need to smell a beau — Who thrusts his nose into a raree-show ? His odoriferous attempts to please Perhaps might prosper with a swarm of bees; But we...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1806
...lost his walk. I interrupt him with a sudden bow, Adieu, dear Sir ! lest you should lose it now, .1 cannot talk with civet in the room, A fine puss gentleman...perfume; The sight's enough — no need to smell a beau1— Who thrusts his nose into a rareeshow ? " His odoriferous attempts to please Perhaps might...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1806
...and lost his walk. I interrupt him with a sudden bow, Adieu, dear Sir! lest you should lose it now. I cannot talk with civet in the room, •.'.'. A fine puss gentleman that's all perfume; The sight's enough—no need to smell a beau— Who thrusts his nose into a raree-show ? His odoriferous attempts...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1808
...dear Sir ! lest you should lose it BOW. I cannot talk with civet in the room, A fine puss-gcuUcraan that's all perfume ; The sight's enough — no need to smell a beau—- Who thrusts his nose into a raree-show ; His odoriferous attempts to please Perhaps might prosper with a swarm of bees ; But we,...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1810
...dear Sir! lest you should lose it now. I cannot talk with civet in the room, A fine puss-gentleman that's all perfume; The sight's enough — no need...to smell a beau — • Who thrusts his nose into a rareeshow 1 His odoriferous attempts to please Perhaps might prosper with a swarm of bees ; But we...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1810
...now. I cannot talk with civet in the room, A fine piise-gx-ntkman that's all perfume ; The bight's enough— no need to smell a beau— Who thrusts his nose into a raree-show ; His odoriferous attempts to please Perhaps might prosper with a swarm of bees ; But we,...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1814 - 268 pages
...and lost his walk. I interrupt him with a sudden hrm, Adieu, dear Sir ! lest you should lose it now. I cannot talk with civet in the room, A fine puss gentleman that's all perfume; The eight's enough — no need to smell a heaif— Who thrusts his nose intna rareeshow I His odoriferous...
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Table Talk, and Other Poems

William Cowper - English poetry - 1817 - 204 pages
...and lost his walk. I interrupt him with a sudden bow, Adieu, dear Sir! lest you should lose it now. I cannot talk with civet in the room, A fine puss...need to smell a beau — Who thrusts his nose into a rareeshow ? His odoriferous attempts to please t'erhaps might prosper with a swarm of bees ; CONVERSATION....
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Table talk, and other poems

William Cowper - 1817
...and lost his walk. I interrupt him with a sudden bow, Adieu, dear Sir! lest you should lose it now. I cannot talk with civet in the room, A fine puss...perfume ; The sight's enough — no need to smell a beau — \Vho thrusts his nose into a rareeshow ? His odoriferous attempts to please Perhaps might prosper...
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