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Wees me at 400 great, a distance to take even the outlines of your perfections.
I would not therefore, where I cannot pre. sume to do justice, be thought to descend to the unbecoming art of Aattery: II must launch out, indeed, a great way; to make myself liable to that imputation, with regard to your Royal Highness; but Dedications are generally suspected of overftraining. ?l
How far so ever, MADAM, my vanity or iny ambition might millead me into that tract, I'll oblige myself to govern both my duty'; and turn all attempts of praise and compliment into veneration and pious wishes. That You may long con. tinue to bless the eyes and arms of the PRINCE, your Illuftrious Confort; and that you may continue to bless the nation with a
numerous succession of Princes, to the future glory and security of our establishment, is my ardent p
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+ An EPITAPH on the admirable
Dramatic Poet, W. SHAKESPEARE. W 7 HAT neede my Shakejpeare for his honour'd bones.
The labour of an age, in piled ftones ?
J. MILTON + This Epitaph was written in 1630, wbon Milton was in his two. and twentierb year; for he was born in 1608.
In Remembrance of
Your num'rous feet not tread
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7903 To the Menory of my Beloved, the Author,
Mr. WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE;
20WH While I confess thy Feritings to be füch, 2. is die binnen * As neither man, nor mufe, can praise too much.
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The applaufe fadelighet the wonder of oor stage 1
praise to give.
small Latin and less Greek From thence to honour thee, I would not seek For names; but call forth thund'ring -£fobylus,
and Sophocles to us, To live again, to hear thy Buskin tread, "And take la fage? Or, when thy socks were on, "Leave thee alone for the comparison Of all, that insolent Greece, or haughty Rome
, Triumph, my Britain! thou haft: one to show, To whom all funes of Europe homage owes
s not of an age, but for all time! And all the mulet till were in their prime,