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" By him lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, Flat on the ground, and still as any stone, A very corpse, save yielding forth a breath : Small keep took he, whom Fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown ; but, as a living... "
The Ruminator: Containing a Series of Moral, Critical, and Sentimental Essays - Page 51
by Sir Egerton Brydges, Robert Pearse Gillies - 1813
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 20

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1898
...cheer, and looks thrown to the sky, Wishing for death, and yet she could not die. VOL. XX.— 2 Near by lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, Flat on the...a breath ; Small keep took he whom Fortune frowned en Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown ; but, as a living death, So dead alive, of...
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The Spencer Anthology: 1548-1591 A. D.

Edward Arber - English poetry - 1899 - 312 pages
...disguise The fair bright day; yet ceaseth he no while! But hath his candles to prolong his toil. 86 By him, lay heavy SLEEP, the cousin of DEATH, Flat...he, whom FORTUNE frowned on ; Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown; but as a living death, So dead-alive, of life he drew the breath! The...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by ..., Volume 1

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1899
...And tell them this from me that tried it true : Who reckless rules, right soon may hap to rue. SLEEP. By him lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, Flat...he, whom Fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown : but as a living death, So, dead alive, of life he drew the breath....
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Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, David Patrick - Authors, English - 1901
...ceaseth hee no while, But hath his candéis to prolong his toyle. Ну him lay heavy Sleepe, the cosin pen, and a' babbled of green fields. Henry V. completed the corps, save yielding forth a breath ; Small keepe took hee whom Fortune frowned on, Or whom shee lifted...
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The Collected Works of William Hazlitt: Lectures on the English poets and on ...

William Hazlitt, William Ernest Henley - 1902
...an idea of the merit of this old poem, which was published in 1563. ' By him lay heauie Sleepe cosin of Death Flat on the ground, and still as any stone, A very corps, saue yeelding forth a breath. Small keepe tooke he whom Fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted...
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Chamber's Cyclopædia of English Literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers, David Patrick - English literature - 1902
...ceaseth hee no while, But hath his candéis to prolong his toyle. By him lay heavy Sleepe, the cosin e me, cousin ! Ah, dear Juliet, Why art thou yet so fair ? s corps, save yielding forth a breath ; Small keepe took hee whom Fortune frowned on, Or whom shee lifted...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature: A Biographical and ..., Volume 20

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1903
...as place that vengeance brought ; So was her mind continually in fear, THE SPECTRE OF SLEEP. Near by lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, Flat on the...took he whom Fortune frowned on Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown ; but, as a living death, So dead alive, of life he drew the breath....
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English Poetry (1170-1892)

John Matthews Manly - English poetry - 1907 - 580 pages
...disguise The fair bright day, yet ceaseth he no while, But hath his candles to prolong his toil. 280 By him lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death Flat on...took he whom Fortune frowned on Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown; but as a living death, So dead alive, of life he drew the breath. 287...
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The Book of Elizabethan Verse

William Stanley Braithwaite - English poetry - 1907 - 823 pages
...grace, thou shalt in me, Livelier than elsewhere, Stella's image see. 586. Sleep Sir P. Sidney "DY him lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, •'-' Flat...breath : Small keep took he, whom Fortune frowned on, 592 Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown: but as a living death, So, dead live, of...
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Highways and Byways in Kent

Walter Jerrold - Kent (England) - 1907 - 447 pages
...hard colde grounde. To this poore life was Miserie ybound. . . . F1y him lay heavy Slepe the cosin of death Flat on the ground, and still as any stone, A very corps, save yelding forth a breath. Small kepe took he whom Fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted...
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