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" Come, my Corinna, come, and coming mark How each field turns a street, each street a park, Made green and trimmed with trees ; see how Devotion gives each house a bough, Or branch ; each porch, each door, ere this, An ark, a tabernacle is, Made up of... "
Playford's Soham Magazine, and Friendly Monitor - Page 67
1847
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Poets of England and America; being selections from the best authors of both ...

England - English poetry - 1860 - 472 pages
...Till you come forth. Wash, dress, be brief in praying; Few beads are best, when once we go a-Maying. Come, my Corinna, come; and, coming, mark How each...door, ere this, An ark, a tabernacle is, Made up of whitethorn neatly interwove, As if here were those cooler shades of love. Can such delights be in the...
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Specimens with Memoirs of the Less-known British Poets, Volume 2

George Gilfillan - English poetry - 1860
...you come forth. Wash, dress, be brief in praying; Few beads are best, when once we go a-Maying!, 3 Come, my Corinna, come; and, coming, mark How each...turns a street, each street a park Made green, and trimm'd with trees; see how Devotion gives each house a bough, Or branch; each porch, each door, ere...
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Something for Everybody

John Timbs - Anecdotes - 1861 - 312 pages
...characteristic lyrics of the day is that of Herrick— "To Corinna, to go a-Maying," commencing with— Come, my Corinna, come, and coming, mark How each...turns a street, each street a park, Made green, and trimm'd with trees; see how Devotion gives each house a bough Or branch ; each porch, each door, ere...
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Something for Everybody

John Timbs - Anecdotes - 1861 - 312 pages
...characteristic lyrics of the day is that of Herrick—• "To Corinna, to go a-Maying," commencing with— Come, my Corinna, come, and coming, mark How each...turns a street, each street a park, Made green, and trimm'd with trees; see lio^ Devotion gives each house a bough Or branch j each porch, each door, ere...
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Early English poems, Chaucer to Pope

English poems - 1863
...Till you come forth. Wash, dress, be brief in praying; Few beads are best, when once we go a-Maying. Come, my Corinna, come; and, coming, mark How each...turns a street, each street a park Made green, and trimm'd with trees; see how Devotion gives each house a bough, Or branch; each porch, each door, ere...
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Early English Poems, Chaucer to Pope: Chiefly Unabridged; Illustrated with ...

English poetry - 1863 - 308 pages
...Till you come forth. Wash, dress, be brief in praying ; Few beads are best, when once we go a-Maying. Come, my Corinna, come; and, coming, mark How each...turns a street, each street a park Made green, and trimm'd with trees; see how Devotion gives each house a bough, Or branch ; each porch, each door, ere...
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Something for Everybody

John Timbs - Anecdotes - 1866 - 312 pages
...characteristic lyrics of the day is that of Herrick— " To Comma, to go a-Maying," commencing with— Come, my Corinna, come, and coming, mark How each...turns a street, each street a park, Made green, and trunm'd with trees; see hoĞr Devotion gives each house a bough Or branch ; each porch, each door,...
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The British Poets, Volume 1

1866
...come ; and comming, marke How each field turns a street, each street a parke Made green, and trimm'd with trees: see how Devotion gives each house a bough Or branch: each porch, each doore, ere this, An arke, a tabernacle is, Made up of white-thorn neatly enterwove; As if here were...
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The Lovers' Dictionary: A Poetical Treasury of Lovers' Thoughts, Fancies ...

English poetry - 1867 - 789 pages
...Wash, dress, be brief in praying ; Few beads are best, when once we go a-Maying! Come, my Coriuna, come; and, coming, mark How each field turns a street,...door, ere this, An ark, a tabernacle is, Made up of whitethorn neatly interwove, As if here were those cooler shades of love. Can such delights be in the...
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Scenes of the Olden Time

William Henry Davenport Adams - Great Britain - 1867 - 128 pages
...his maid" — they would decorate every door and window in the village with their fragrant spoils. "See how Devotion gives each house a bough Or branch;...door, ere this An ark, a tabernacle is, Made up of white-thorn neatly interwove ! " This ceremony was called ''Bringing home the May." and hence the hawthorn-bloom...
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