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" Now cease, my lute, this is the last Labour, that thou and I shall waste; And ended is that we begun : Now is this song both sung and past; My lute, be still, for I have done. "
Kentish Poets: A Series of Writers in English Poetry, Natives of Or ... - Page 21
by Rowland Freeman - 1821
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From the beginnings to the age of Henry VIII

Richard Garnett - English literature - 1903
...repent The time that thou hast lost and spent, To cause thy lovers' sigh and swoon : Then shall thou know beauty but lent, And wish and want as I have...sung and past ; My lute ! be still, for I have done. Wyatt's enrichment of English poetry by the introduction of the sonnet was not his only service of...
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English Literature: From the beginnings to the age of Henry VIII, by Richard ...

Richard Garnett, Edmund Gosse - English literature - 1903
...repent The time that thou hast lost and spent, To cause thy lovers' sigh and swoon : Then shalt thou know beauty but lent, And wish and want as I have...sung and past ; My lute ! be still, for I have done. Wyatt's enrichment of English poetry by the introduction of the sonnet was not his only service of...
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A Book of English Love Poems: Chosen Out of Poets from Wyatt to Arnold

Edward Hutton - English poetry - 1905 - 230 pages
...repent The time that thou hast lost and spent, To cause thy lovers sigh and swoon : Then shalt thou know beauty but lent, And wish and want, as I have...Labour that thou and I shall waste ; And ended is that we begun : Now is thy song both sung and past ; My lute, be still, for I have done. SIR THOMAS WYATT...
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A Book of English Love Poems: Chosen Out of Poets from Wyatt to Arnold

Edward Hutton - English poetry - 1905 - 230 pages
...lute ! This is the last Labour that thou and I shall waste ; And ended is that we begun : Now is thy song both sung and past ; My lute, be still, for I have done. SIR THOMAS WYATT SAY NAY AND wilt thou leave me thus ? Say nay ! say nay ! for shame, To save thee...
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English Poetry (1170-1892).

John Matthews Manly - English poetry - 1907 - 580 pages
...repent The time that thou hast lost and spent To cause thy lovers sigh and swoon ; Then shalt thou know beauty but lent, And wish and want, as I have...Labour that thou and I shall waste, And ended is that we begun. Now is this song both sung and past, My lute, be still, for I have done-. 40 A DESCRIPTION...
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English Poetry (1170-1892)

John Matthews Manly - English poetry - 1907 - 580 pages
...repent The time that thou hast lost and spent To cause thy lovers sigh and swoon ; Then shalt thou know beauty but lent, And wish and want, as I have done. Now cease, my lute, this is the last f^ Labour that thou and I shall waste, And ended is that we begun. Now is this song both sung and past,...
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The Book of Elizabethan Verse

William Stanley Braithwaite - English poetry - 1907 - 823 pages
...Horace's ode equal in beauty to the two lines which conclude the seventh stanza in Wyat: " Then shalt thou know beauty but lent, And wish and want as I have done." PAGE 260, No. 298 — Shall I wasting in despair. An imitation of this poem attributed to Sir Walter...
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Twelve Centuries of English Poetry and Prose

Alphonso Gerald Newcomer - English literature - 1910 - 756 pages
...To cause thy lovers sigh and swoon ; Then shall thou know beauty but lent, And wish and want, as 1 , if ponder 'd fittingly. VENICE. FROM CANTO IV I stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs;1 we begun. Now is this song both sung and past, My lute, be still, for I have done. reason. J'ossihly...
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Century Readings for a Course in English Literature

John William Cunliffe, James Francis Augustine Pyre, Karl Young - English literature - 1910 - 1025 pages
...repent The time that them hast lost and spent To cause thy lovers sigh and swoon ; Then shalt thou inking at the brim, And purple-stained 35 Now cease, my lute, this is the last Labor that thou and I shall waste, And ended is that we begun....
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Poetic Closure: A Study of How Poems End

Barbara Herrnstein Smith - Literary Criticism - 1968 - 289 pages
...lovers sigh and swoune; Then shalt thou knowe beaultie but lent, And wisshe and want as I have done. 35 Now cease, my lute, this is the last Labour that thou and I shall wast, And ended is that we begon; Now is this song boeth sung and past; My lute be still, for I have...
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