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Till Death, with slow and easy pace,
Snatchi'd the bright jewel from the case.
And now, transform’d, he doth arise
A constellation in the skies;
Teaching the blinded world the way,
Through night, to startle into day:
And shipwreck'd shades, with steady hand
He steers unto th’ Elysian land.

DUDLEY POSTHUMUS Lovelace.

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To Lucasta: her reserved looks....

1
Lucasta laughing.........

ib.
Song. Strive not, vain lover, to be fine
In allusion to the French song: “N'Entendez vous

pas ce language..
Night. To Lucasta.........................................
Love enthroned. Ode....
Lucasta's muff......
A black patch on Lucasta's face.......
Another on the same subject.....

10
To Lucasta. I laugh and sing.”
To Lucasta. "Like to the sent nel stars..

ib.
Lucasta at the Bath........

13
The Ant .......

14
The Snail....

15
Another. On the same subject

18
Courante Monsieur. “ That frown, Aminta, now hath
drown'd.........

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A loose saraband. “ Nay, priythee dear, draw nigher.” ib.
'The Falcon .......

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Love made in the first age. To Chloris...

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To a lady with child that asked an old shirt ..... 28
Song. "In mine own monument I lie.....

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Another. “I did believe I was in heav'n."

30
Ode. “You are deceiv'd; I sooner may, dull fair.”... ib.
The duel. “Love drunk the other day..

32
Cupid far gone.....

33
A mock song. “Now Whitehall's in the grave.” 35
A fly caught in a cobweb .....

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A fly about a glass of burnt claret.....

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Female glory ........

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A dialogue.' Lute and Voice.

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Eng

Sapazarii Hex
In Virgilium
Of Cato
Another.
Another.
Pentadii.
Catullos. Epig.

Epig.

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Portii Licinii.
Senecæ ex Clean
Quinti Catuli.
Floride de Ebrios
The Ass eating the
Ausonius, Epigra

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