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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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Development of English Literature and Language, Volumes 1-2

Alfred Hix Welsh - English language - 1882
...Borne and driving others to madness: 'Some ask'd me where the Rubies grew: And nothing did I suy, , plain my faith lo any one, and above all to the Bishop...that if it be orthodox he will confirm it: if it bo e me there The quarrelets of Pearl.1 Again : 'Cherry-ripe, ripe, ripe, I cry. Full and fair ones: come...
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Hesperides: Or, Works Both Human an Divine of Robert Herrick

Robert Herrick - English poetry - 1885 - 319 pages
...depart, The outlet then is from the heart. The Rock of Rubies, and the Quarry of Pearls. 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 me there The...
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Über das sonett und seine gestaltung in der englischen dichtung bis Milton

Karl August Lentzner - English poetry - 1886 - 81 pages
...towards Thee Let forrain nations of their language boast, The Rock of Rabies and the Quarry of Pearls. "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." Siehe Hazlitt, Lectures, p. 193 ff. — Hazlitt hat vollkommen...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 260

Early English newspapers - 1886
...These were tears which naiads wept; with which we may compare Robert Herrick's account of rubies :— 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 shew'd them there The Quarelets of Pearl. But in countries where the...
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The Royal Gallery of Poetry and Art: An Illustrated Book of the Favorite ...

American poetry - 1886 - 19 pages
...leads to Him. REMBRANDT PEALE. JULIA. ЛГЕ ask'd me where the rubies grew, And nothing I did say, ut with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Some...how pearls did grow, and where ; Then spoke I to my giiie, To part her lips, and shewed them there The quarelets of pearl. One ask'd me where the roses...
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Proceedings, Volume 42

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - 1888
...epigrams to which we have already referred : — Some asked me where the rubies grew? And nothing did I say ; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Some asked when pearls did grow, and where ? Then spoke I to my girle, To part her lips, and shewed them...
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Proceedings, Volume 42

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - 1888
...epigrams to which we have already referred : — Some asked me where the rubies grew ? And nothing did I say ; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Some asked when pearls did grow, and where ? Then spoke I to my girle, To part her lips, and shewed them...
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Proceedings of the Literary & Philosophical Society of Liverpool, Issue 42

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - Humanities - 1888
...epigrams to which we have already referred : — Some asked me where the rubies grew ? And nothing did I say ; But with my finger pointed to The lips of Julia. Some asked when pearls did grow, and where ? Then spoke I to my girle, To part her lips, and shewed them...
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Days with Industrials: Adventures and Experiences Among Curious Industries

Alexander Hay Japp - Curiosities and wonders - 1889 - 304 pages
...his own line. In the midst of his quaint conceits about Julia he has this verse : — " Some asked how Pearls did grow and where? Then spoke I to my Girl To part her lips, and showed them there The quarelets of PearL" The old fable of pearls being generated by contact with rice,...
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Lectures on the Literature of the Age of Elizabeth: And Characters of ...

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1890 - 515 pages
...Poems, ed. 1772, p. 171.] " The Bock oj Rubies and the Quarry of Peat it. Some ask'd me where the rabies grew ; And nothing I did say ; But with my finger...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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