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Mustapha. Act v. Sc. 4.
Hero and Leander.
The Passionate Shepherd to his Love.
SIR WALTER RALEIGH.
The Nymph's Reply to the Passionate Shepherd.
The Silent Lover.
Than words, though ne'er so witty;
May challenge double pity.
The Soul's Errand.*
Upon a thankless errand !
The truth shall be thy warrant,
Address to the Nightingale.f
* Sylvester is now generally regarded as the author of“ The Soul's Errand,” long attributed to Raleigh.
† This song, often attributed to Shakespeare, is now confidently assigned to Barnfield, and it is found in his collection of Poems, published between 1594 and 1598.
Book i. Canto i. St. 35. The noblest mind the best contentment has.
Book i. Canto iii. St. 4.
Her angels face, As the great eye of heaven, shyned bright, And made a sunshine in the shady place.
Book i. Canto viii. St. 40. Entire affection hateth nicer hands.
Book i. Canto ix. St. 35.
Book ii. Canto vi. St. 12.
Book iv. Canto ii. St. 32. Dan Chaucer, well of English undefyled.
Lines on his promised Pension.
Hymn in Honor of Beauty. Line 132.
Elegiac on a Friend's Passion for his Astrophell. The lineaments of gospel-books.
Mother Hubberd's Tale.
Full little knowest thou that hast not tride,
To fret thy soule with crosses and with cares;
SIR HENRY WOTTON.
The Character of a Happy Life.
Lord of himself, though not of lands;
To his Mistress, the Queen of Bohemia. You meaner beauties of the night, That poorly satisfy our eyes More by your number than your light !
DR. JOHN DONNE.
FUNERAL ELEGIES ON THE PROGRESS OF THE SOUL.
The Second Anniversary. Line 245.
The Comparison. She and comparisons are odious.