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" The joys of earth and air are thine entire, That with thy feet and wings dost hop and fly; And when thy poppy works, thou dost retire To thy carved acorn-bed to lie. Up with the day, the sun thou welcom'st then, Sport'st in the gilt plaits of his beams;... "
The Bachelor's Wife: A Selection of Curious and Interesting Extracts, with ... - Page 149
by John Galt - 1824 - 444 pages
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The Politics of Mirth: Jonson, Herrick, Milton, Marvell, and the Defense of ...

Leah S. Marcus - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 319 pages
...morning by doing homage to the sun, then passes his time in sports which make himself and others merry: Up with the Day, the Sun thou welcomst then, Sportst in the guilt-plats of his Béâmes, And all these merry dayes mak'st merry men, Thy selfe, and Melancholy...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...beard, Drunk every night with a delicious tear Dropped thee from Heav'n, where now th' art reared, The joys of earth and air are thine entire, That with...fly; And when thy poppy works thou dost retire To thy carv'd acom-bed to lie. Up with the day, the sun thou weleom'st then, Sport'st in the gilt-plats of...
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Zeitgenosse Horaz: der Dichter und seine Leser seit zwei Jahrtausenden

Helmut Krasser, Ernst A. Schmidt - Authors and readers - 1996 - 487 pages
...beard, Drunk every night with a delicious tear Dropped thee from heaven, where now th' art reared; 5 The joys of earth and air are thine entire. That with...when thy poppy works, thou dost retire To thy carved acom-bed to lie. Up with the day, the sun thou welcom'st then, 10 Sport'st in the gilt plats of his...
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Excess and the Mean in Early Modern English Literature

Joshua Scodel - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 367 pages
...dost hop and flye; And when thy Poppy workes thou dost retire To thy Carv'd Acron-bed [sic] to lye. Up with the Day, the Sun thou welcomst then, Sportst in the guilt-plats of his Beames, And all these merry dayes mak'st merry men, Thy selfe, and Melancholy streames....
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 6; Volume 54

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Josiah Conder, Thomas Price, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - English literature - 1831
...beard, Drunk every night with a delicious tear, Dropp'd thee from Heav'n, where now thou 'rt rear'd. ' The joys of earth and air are thine entire, That with...lie. ' Up with the day, the sun thou welcom'st then ; Sport 'st in the gilt plats of his beams ; And all these merry days mak'st merry men, Thyself, and...
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