Pancharis, By H. Holland. Horestes, An Interlude. Preservation Of Henry Vii. Reformation Of…

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byJohn Payne Collier

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 edition. Excerpt: ... leading to the ftake. Wealth findes great helpe, want gets no friend at neede: A plaged wight a booteles mone may make. A naked foole in ftreet for colde may quake; But colde or hot, when mifchiefes comes a roe, As falles the lot the backe beares of the bloe. Prefarment paft the world will foone forget: The prefent time is daily gazd upon. Yf merchant rich from wealth doe fall in debt, Small count is made of his good fortune gon. We feede on flefh, and fling away the bone: Embrace the beft, and fet the world afide, Becaufe faire flowers are made of in their pride. You yonglings, nowe, that vaine delights leads on To fell chaft life for lewd and light defires, Poore gaine is gote when rich good name is gon; Foule blot and fhame lives under trimme attires. World foone cafts of the hackney horfe it hiers, And when bare nagge is ridden out of breath, Tibbe is turnd lofe to feed on barren heath. Of flowers a while men doe gay pofes make; The fent once paft, adue dry withered leaves. Love lafts not long prickt up for plcafures fake, Straw little worth when corne forfakes the fheaves; A painted poft the gazers eie deceives, But when foule fauts are found that bleard the fight, The account is gon of girlls or gugawes light. Young pooppies play fmall feafon lafts, you fee, Old appifh fportes are quickly out of grace, Fond wanton games will foone forgotten be; As fowre as crabbe becomes the fweeteft face. There needes no more be fpoken of this cafe: All earthy joyes by tract of time decayes; Soone is the glafe runne out of our good dayes. My fall and facte makes proofe of that is fpoke, Tels world to much of fhadowes in the funne, Duft blowne with winde, or fimple proofe of fmoake That flies from fire, and faft throwe aire doth run: It ends with...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 edition. Excerpt: ... leading to the ftake. Wealth findes great helpe, want gets no friend at neede: A plaged wight a booteles mone ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:100 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.21 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217492290

ISBN - 13:9780217492294

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