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" HENCE, all you vain delights, As short as are the nights Wherein you spend your folly ! There's nought in this life sweet, If man were wise to see't, But only melancholy ; Oh ! sweetest melancholy. "
Lectures chiefly on the dramatic literature of the age of Elizabeth - Page 222
by William Hazlitt - 1821 - 218 pages
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Studia Anglistica Upsaliensia, Issues 83-84

1963 - 448 pages
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John Milton: The Self and the World

John T. Shawcross - 1993 - 376 pages
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Major French Milton Critics of the Nineteenth Century

Harry Redman - 1994 - 416 pages
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The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine, Volume 4; Volume 26

1883 - 992 pages
...understand, in the least, what those fine, crusty old Elizabethans meant when they wrole, 'There's naught in this life sweet, If man were wise to see't, But only melancholy.' This noisy generation has losl Iheir secret As for me, I am conlenl wilh Ihe grays and drabs. I think...
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Bryher: Two Novels: Development And Two Selves

Bryher - 2000 - 336 pages
...Sampson's eyes grew as weary as her voice. But Nancy was murmuring to herself joyously, triumphantly: Hence all you vain delights, As short as are the nights...sweet. If man were wise to see't. But only melancholy; O sweetest melancholy! Yes, pain was better than contentment if it meant poetry. (In her heart she...
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L'immigration fran├žaise en Grande-Bretagne: 1789-1815

Claude Gamblin - 2000 - 324 pages
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The Nice Valour Or the Passionate Madman

Thomas Middleton - 2004 - 112 pages
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Chambers's Cyclopedia of English Literature 1879, Volume 1

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - 2004 - 420 pages
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A Pageant of Elizabethan Poetry

Arthur Symons - 2005 - 420 pages
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Seventeenth Century Lyrics: Edited With Short Biographies, Bibliographies ...

Alexander Corbin Judson - 2005 - 432 pages
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