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" SWEET maid, if thou would'st charm my sight, And bid these arms thy neck infold ; That rosy cheek, that lily hand, • Would give thy poet more delight Than all Bocara's vaunted gold, Than all the gems of Samarcand. "
Poems, Consisting Chiefly of Translations from the Asiatick Languages: To ... - Page 61
by Sir William Jones - 1777 - 208 pages
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Lailí and Majnún: A Poem

Niẓāmī Ganjavī - English poetry - 1836 - 127 pages
...He says " Sweet maid, if thou wouldst charm my sight, And bid these arms thy neck enfold, That rosy cheek, that lily hand, Would give thy poet more delight Than all Bokara's vaunted gold, Than all the gems of Samarkand." In these verses, however sweet they may be,...
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837
...HAF1Z. SWEET maid, if thou woulclst charm my sight ; And, bid these arms thy neck infold ; That rosy cheek, that lily hand, Would give thy poet more delight...Bocara's vaunted gold, Than all the gems of Samarcand. Boy ! let yon liquid ruby flow, And bid thy pensive heart be glad, Whate'er the frowning zealots say...
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The Book of Gems: The Poets and Artists of Great Britain, Volume 1; Volume 3

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837 - 304 pages
...and one or two of less importance, the poems, of Sir William Jones are forgotten. That rosy check, that lily hand, Would give thy poet more delight Than...Bocara's vaunted gold, Than all the gems of Samarcand. O : when these fair, perfidious maids, Whose eyes our secret haunts infest, Their dear destructive...
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Burton's Gentleman's Magazine and American Monthly Review, Volume 1

William Evans Burton - 1837
...ГОЕТ, H1FII SWEET maid, if thou unuldst charm my sight, And bid these arms thy neck enfold ; That rosy cheek, that lily hand. Would give thy poet more delight...Than all Bocara's vaunted gold, Than all the gems of Snmnroaiul. Boy, let yon liquid ruby flow, And bid thy pensive heart be glad, Whate'er the frowning...
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Life, Letters, and Journals of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1839 - 735 pages
...approbation, such as you mention, would, of course, be more welcome 1 [" That rosy cheek, that Illy hand, Would give thy poet more delight, Than all Bocara's vaunted gold, Than all the genu of Samarcand." — Si. W. JOKU.] 0= than ' all Bocara's vaunted gold, than all the gems of Samarcand.'...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...HAFIZ. SWEET maid, if thou wouldst charm my sight, And bid these arms thy neck enfold — That rosy cheek, that lily hand, Would give thy poet more delight Than all Boccara's vaunted gold, Than all the gems of Samarcand. Boy, let yon liquid ruby flow, And bid thy...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book; Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 3

William Hone - Days - 1841
...WILLIAM JONES. Sweet maid, if thon wouldst charm my sight. And bid these tarns thy neck infold; That rosy cheek, that lily hand. Would give thy poet more delight...Bocara's vaunted gold. Than all the gems of Samarcand. Boy ! let yon liquid ruby now. And bid thy pensive heart be glad, Whate'er the frowning zealots say...
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Chromatography; Or, A Treatise on Colours and Pigments: And of Their Powers ...

George Field - Color - 1841 - 424 pages
...HAFIZ. " Sweet maid, if thou would'st charm my sight, And bid these arms thy neck infold; That rosy cheek, that lily hand, Would give thy poet more delight...Bocara's vaunted gold, Than all the gems of Samarcand." SIR VV. JONES. " "Tis beauty truly blent, whose red and white Nature's own sweet and cunning hand laid...
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The oriental rambler, or, The papers of Polyphilus

1844
...Persian Song. Sweet maid, if thou wouldst charm my sight, And bid these arms thy neck infold ; That rosy cheek, that lily hand Would give thy poet more delight...Than all Bocara's vaunted gold, Than all the gems of Samarcund. Boy, let yon liquid ruby flow, And bid thy pensive heart be glad, Whate'er the frowning...
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Literature, Ancient and Modern: With Specimens

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Literature - 1845 - 336 pages
...Jones : — " Sweet maid, if thou wouldst charm my sight, And bid these arms thy neck infold, That rosy cheek, that lily hand, Would give thy poet more delight Than all Bokhara's vaunted gold, Than all the gems of Samarcand. Boy, let yon liquid ruby flow, And bid thy...
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