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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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Treasury of choice quotations

1869
...Heaven were not heaven, if we knew what it were. Against FruiiioH. ROBERT HERRICK. 1591-1660. OME asked me where the Rubies grew, And nothing I did say ; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. The Roch ofRubies, and tht Qxarrie of Pearls. Some asked how Pearls did grow, and where ? Then spoke...
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The Holly and Mistletoe: Beautiful Bouquets, Culled from the Poets ..., Book 2

1869 - 152 pages
...seek ; But forthwith bade my Julia show A bud in either cheek. Some asked me where the rubies grow ! And nothing I did 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 Epigrammatists: A Selection from the Epigrammatic Literature of Ancient ...

Henry Philip Dodd - Epigrams - 1870 - 587 pages
...It is conjectured that his death took place in 1674. THE ROCK OF RUBIES: AND THE QVARRIE OF PEARLS. Some ask'd me where the Rubies grew ? And nothing...how Pearls did grow, and where: Then spoke I to my girle, To part her lips, and show'd them there The Quarelets of Pearl. llerriok may have taken the...
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History of English Literature, Volume 1

Hippolyte Taine - English literature - 1871
...laughing or smiling like those attributed to Anacreon, 1 Niigce Antiqme, i. 349 et passim. t ' Some asked me where the Rubies grew, And nothing I did say ; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. or those which abound in the Anthology. In fact, here, as at the time alluded to, we are at the decline...
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History of English literature, tr. by H. van Laun, Volume 1

Hippolyte Adolphe Taine - 1871
...laughing or smiling like those attributed to Anacreon, 1 Nugas Antiquce, i. 349 et passim. 3 ' Some asked me where the Rubies grew, And nothing I did say ; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. or those which abound in the Anthology. In fact, here, as at the time alluded to, we are at the decline...
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History of English Literature, Volume 1

Hippolyte Taine - English literature - 1871
...Anacreon, 1 Nvgse Antiijuse, i. 34g et passim. * 'Some asked me whore the Kubies grew, ^nd nothing 1 did say ; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. or those which abound in the Anthology. In fact, here, as at the time alluded to, we are at the decline...
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The bridal bouquet, culled in the garden of literature by H. Southgate

Henry Southgate - 1873
...flame. Camocns. ROSES AND PEARLS. Some ask'd me where the roses grew, And nothing did I s iy, I!ut with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Some ask'd how pearls did grow, and where? Then spake I to my girl, To part her lips, and show me there The quarelets of pearl. One ask'd me where...
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Lyrics of love, from Shakespeare to Tennyson, selected and arranged, with ...

William Davenport Adams - 1874 - 252 pages
...eclipse and glory of her kind ? Sir Henry Wot ton. XCIX. LOVES PRAISES. PEARLS AND RUBIES. SOME asked me where the rubies grew ; And nothing I did say,...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 show me there...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1874 - 778 pages
...gentleman.1 The Goblins. l Shakespeare, King Lear, Act iii. Sc. 4. 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 Roch of Rubies, and the Quarrie of Pearls. Some asked how Pearls did grow, and where ? Then spoke...
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The Epigrammatists: A Selection from the Epigrammatic Literature of Ancient ...

Henry Philip Dodd - Epigrams - 1875 - 695 pages
...conjectured that his death took place iu 1G71. THE ROCK OF RUBIES: AND THE QVABBIE OF PEARLS. Some ask'd mo where the Rubies grew ? And nothing I did say ; But...how Pearls did grow, and where': Then spoke I to my girle, To part her lips, and show'd them there The Quarelete of Pearl. Herrick may have taken the idea...
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