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" Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells; so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness; yea, though it be in a morning's dew. "
The Works of Francis Bacon - Page 483
by Francis Bacon - 1858
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Favorite Haunts and Rural Studies: Including Visits to Spots of Interest in ...

Edward Jesse - Berkshire (England) - 1847 - 365 pages
...know what be the flowers that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are flowers tenacious of their smells, so that you may walk by a whole row...nothing of their sweetness ; yea, though it be in a morning dew. That which above all others yields the smell in the air is the violet, especially the...
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A Treatise on the Conduct of the Understanding

John Locke - Intellect - 1849 - 132 pages
...delight than to know what be the flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, Jamask and red, are fast flowers of their smells ; so that you may walk by a whole row 15* of them, and fmd nothing of their sweetness ; yea, though it be in a morning's de .7. Bays, likewise,...
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Works, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...delight, than to know what be the flowm and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells ; so that you may...in a morning's dew. Bays likewise yield no smell, at they grow ; rosemary, little ; nor sweet marjoram. That which above all others yields the sweetest...
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The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 1

Francis Bacon - 1850
...delight, than to know what be the flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and rod, ceede de\v. Bays, likewise, yield no smell as they grow, rosemary little, norsweet marjoram; that which,...
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The Works Of France Bacon

Basil Montagu - 1852
...delight, than to know what be the flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells ; so that you may...no smell as they grow, rosemary little, nor sweet marjoram; that which, above all others, yields the sweetest smell in the air, is the violet, especially...
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Voices of Nature to Her Foster-child, the Soul of Man: A Series of Analogies ...

George Barrell Cheever - Analogy (Religion) - 1852 - 430 pages
...delight, than to know what be the flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells ; so that you may...sweetness ; yea, though it be in a morning's dew. That which, above all others yields the sweetest smell in the air is the violet, especially the white...
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The Essays Or Counsels, Civil and Moral ; And, Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1852 - 349 pages
...and Plants, that do beft perfume the Air. Rofes Damafk and Red, are faft Flowers of their Smells ; fo that ; you may walk by a whole row of them, and find nothing of their Sweetnefs ; yea though it be, in a Morning's Dew. Bays likewife yield no Smell, as they grow. Rofemary...
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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral with A table of the colours of good ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1853
...delight than to know what be the flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers of their smells; so that you may...no smell as they grow, rosemary little, nor sweet marjoram ; that which, above all others, yields the sweetest smell in the air, is the violet, especially...
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Up the River

Frederick William Shelton - Country life - 1853 - 335 pages
...delight than to know what be the flowers and plants that best perfume the air. Roses damask and red are fast flowers of their smells, so that you may...them and find nothing of their sweetness ; yea though they be wet with a morning's dew. Those which yield the sweetest smell are the strawberry leaves when...
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Up the River

Frederick William Shelton - Country life - 1853 - 335 pages
...than to know what be the flowers and plants that best perfume the air. Roses damask and red are/asú flowers of their smells, so that you may walk by a...them and find nothing of their sweetness ; yea though they be wet with a morning's dew. Those which yield the sweetest smell are the strawberry leaves when...
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