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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 Essays (I-LVIII) Or, Counsels Civil and Moral of Francis, Lord Verulam ...

Francis Bacon - Conduct of life - 1879 - 347 pages
...know what be the flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast 19 flowers of their smells ; so that you may walk by...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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Bacon's essays, with intr., notes and index by E.A. Abbott. Text only, with ...

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1879
...the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers of their smell ; so that you may walk by a whole 55 row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness,...no smell as they grow, rosemary little, nor sweet marjoram. Thatwhich, above all others, yields the sweetest smell in the 60 air, is the violet ; especially...
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Bacon's Essays

Francis Bacon - 1880 - 641 pages
...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...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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Bacon's Essays, Volume 2

Francis Bacon - 1881
...the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers of their smell ; so that you may walk by a whole ss row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness,...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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Essays, moral, economical, and political

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1882
...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...above all others, yields the sweetest smell in the air, is the violet; especially the white double violet, which comes twice a year, about the middle...
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The Moral and Historical Works of Lord Bacon: Including His Essays ...

Francis Bacon - 1882 - 504 pages
...what be the flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Hoses, damask and red, are fast flowersJ of their smells ; so that you may walk by a whole...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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Bacon's Essays, Volume 2

Francis Bacon - 1882
...air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers of their smell ; so that you may walk by a whole 5S . row of them, and find nothing of their sweetness,...no smell as they grow, rosemary little, nor sweet marjoram. That which, above all others, yields the sweetest smell in the Co air, is the violet ; especially...
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Essays

Francis Bacon - 1883 - 217 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 walk by a whole row of them, nnd find nothing of their sweetness; yea, though it be in a morning's dew. Bays, likewise, yield no...
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Bacon's Essays and Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1884 - 425 pages
...flowers and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers1 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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Bacon's Essays and Wisdom of the Ancients

Francis Bacon - English essays - 1884 - 425 pages
...and plants that do best perfume the air. Roses, damask and red, are fast flowers l 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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