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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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Lectures on the Literature of the Age of Elizabeth: And Characters of ...

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1878 - 515 pages
...lapidary instead of a poet. One of his pieces is entitled " The Roch of Rubies and the Quarry of Pearl». Some ask'd me where the rubies grew ; And nothing...where ; Then spoke I to my girl To part her lips, and show them there The quarrelets of pearl."* Now this is making a petrifaction both of love and poetry....
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Carleton's Hand-book of Popular Quotations ...

1878 - 2 pages
...command of an armed force. Caesar crossed it at the breaking out of the civil war. Rubies. — Some asked me where the RUBIES grew And nothing I did say, But with iny linger pointed to The lips of Julia. HERRICK, The Rock of Rubies and Quarrie of Pearls. Ruffles....
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The English Poets: Ben Jonson to Dryden

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...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...Then spoke I to my girl, To part her lips, and shew me there The quarrelets of Pearl. CANDLEMAS EVE. Down with the rosemary and bays, Down with the misletoe...
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Ben Jonson to Dryden

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...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...Then spoke I to my girl, To part her lips, and shew me there CANDLEMAS EVE. Down with the rosemary and bays, Down with the misletoe ; Instead of holly,...
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The Family Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best ...

James Grant Wilson - English poetry - 1880 - 1065 pages
...sea, that you might ever do Nothing but that. It'iitier's Tale, Act iv. Sc. 4. SHAKESPEARE. Some asked me where the Rubies grew, And nothing I did say, But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Tltt Rock ff Rubies, amt litt Quarrte of Pearls. R. DERRICK. Cherry ripe, ripe, ripe, I cry, Full and...
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Glossary of Words in Use in Cornwall

Margaret Ann Courtney - English language - 1880 - 109 pages
...stye on the eyelid. Quarrel, a pane of glass ; probably at first a small square of glasn. Some aak'd how pearls did grow, and where ; Then spoke I to my girl To part her lips and show me there The qaarrehti of pearl. HERRICK, Amatory Odes, 1. i. Quat, so squat, or stoop down, as...
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Poetic treasures: or, Passages from the poets, chronologically arranged, by ...

John Allen Giles - 1881
...grew, — I bade him not go seek ; But forthwith bade my Julia shew A bud in either cheek. Some asked me where the rubies grew, 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 show them there The...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Quotations, English - 1881 - 715 pages
...tedious pomp, away I run, And skip o'er twenty pages to be gone. Dry den. Art of Poetry, I. 49. 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. Herrlek, Amatory Odes, 51. Kate's teeth are black ; white lately...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by Various Writers ...

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1882
...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...Then spoke I to my girl, To part her lips, and shew me there CANDLEMAS EVE. Down with the rosemary and bays, Down with the misletoe ; Instead of holly,...
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Development of English Literature and Language, Volume 1

Alfred Hix Welsh - English language - 1882
...voices of some and driving others to madness: 'Some ask'd me where the Rubies grew: And nothing did 1 say, But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia....Then spoke I to my girl, To part her lips, and shew me there The quarrelets ot Pearl.' Again : 'Cherry-ripe, ripe, ripe, I cry, Full and fair ones; come...
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