New Poems of James I of England; From a Hitherto Unpublished Manuscript (Add. 24195) in the British Museum Volume 3

New Poems of James I of England; From a Hitherto Unpublished Manuscript (Add. 24195) in the British Museum Volume 3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1911 edition. Excerpt: ... rutheles rage What hatefull wrathe thou utterest upon me No medicine my sicknesse may asswage Nor cataplasme cure my wounde I see Through deadlie shott alive I daylie dye 5 I frie in flammes of that envenomed darte Which shotte me sicker in at2 ather eye Then fastned fast into my hoalit3 harte The fever hath infected everie parte My bones are dried there marrowe melts away io 1 Title in the hand of Charles. 2 Orig. into. 8 Orig., tormented; crossed through and hoalit written above. Corrections in the MS. are usually made in this way. My sinnowes feebles through my smoaking smarte And all my bloode as in a pann doth playe I onlie wishe for ease of all my paine That she might witt what sorrowe I sustaine. Ill TO THE QUEENE 1 As on the wings of your enchanting fame I was transported ou'r the stormie seas Who coulde not quenche that restles burning flame Which onlie ye by sympathie did mease So can I troubled be with no disease Bot ye my onlie Medicinar remaines And easilie when ever that ye please May salve my sores and mitigatt my paines Your smiling is an antidote againes The Melancholie that oppresseth me And when a raging wrathe into me raignes Your loving lookes may make me calme to be How oft you see me have an heavie hart Remember then sweete Doctour on your art. IV TO THE QUEENE, ANONTMOS 1 That blessed houre when first was brought to light Our earthlie Juno, and our gratious Queene Three Goddesses how soone they hade her seene Contended who protect her shoulde by right Bot being as Goddesses of equall might And as of female sexe like stiffe in will It was agreed by sacred Phoebus skill To joyne there powers to blesse that blessed wight. 1 Titles in the hand of Carey. Then happie Monarch sprung of Ferguse race That talkes with wise...
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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 132g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236610415
  • 9781236610416