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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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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - Country life - 1854 - 428 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...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, which comes...
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The Works of Lord Bacon: Philosophical works

Francis Bacon - 1854
...delight, than to know what be the flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, marjoram. That which above all others yields the sweetest smell in the air, is the violet; especially...
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - Country life - 1855 - 428 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...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, which comes...
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The Essays: Or, Counsels, Civil and Moral ; and The Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1856 - 360 pages
...flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers6 of their smell, so that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find...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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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life

Country life - 1856 - 428 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...in a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield no smell us they grow ; rosemary little, nor sweet marjoram ; that which above all others yields the sweetest...
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Bacon's essays, with annotations by R. Whately

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1856
...know what be the flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast1 flowers of their smells ; so that you may walk by...row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness, yea,3 though it be in a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield no smell as they grow, rosemary little,...
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The Works of Francis Bacon ...: Literary and professional works

Francis Bacon - 1858
...plants that do best perfume the air.4 Roses, damask and red5, are fast flowers of their smells; BO that you may walk by a whole row of them, and find...violet, which comes twice a year ; about the middle 1 Flat Africanut, nmpltx tt multiplex. The " French Marigold " is omitted In tbe translation. * Tbe...
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The Monthly Christian Spectator. 1851-1859

Religion - 1857
...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...yea, though it be in a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield»no smell as they grow, rosemary little, nor sweet marjoram ; that which, above all others, yields...
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Bacon's Essays: With Annotations

Francis Bacon, Richard Whately - Conduct of life - 1857 - 550 pages
...their smells ; so that you may walk by a whole row pf them, and find nothing of their sweetness, yea,2 though it be in a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield...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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The essays; or, Counsels civil and moral, with The wisdom of the ancients ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1857
...Plants that do beft perfume the Air. Rofes, Damafk and Red, are faft6 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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