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" Jug, jug, jug, jug, tereu ! she cries, And still her woes at midnight rise. Brave prick-song ! Who is't now we hear ? None but the lark so shrill and clear ; Now at heaven's gate she claps her wings, The morn not waking till she sings. "
Dramatic Works of John Ford ... - Page 378
by John Ford - 1827
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Lyrics of love, from Shakespeare to Tennyson, selected and ..., Issue 651

Lyrics, William Davenport Adams - 1874 - 252 pages
..."is." A parallel to the opening line may be found in Lyly's " Song of Birds" : — " Brave prick-song ! who is't now we hear? None but the lark so shrill and clear; Now at heavens gate she claps her wings, The morn not waking till she sings." The latter line finds...
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The American Bibliopolist, Volume 6

American literature - 1874
...published in 1605, twenty. one years after J. Lilly expressed (viz. : in 1584) the original idea: "... Who is't now we hear? None but the lark so shrill and clear : Now at heaven's gate she claps her wings, The morn not "waking till she sings. Hark, hark ! " There...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - Authors, English - 1876
...J"?' Ju8i JUS> ]"£ — teru — s^e cries, And still her woes at midnight rise. Brave prick-song ! who is't now we hear? None but the lark so shrill and clear ; Now at heaven's gate she claps her wings. The mom not waking till she sings. Hark, hark ! but what...
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Three Centuries of English Poetry: Being Selections from Chaucer to Herrick

Rosaline Orme Masson - English poetry - 1876 - 391 pages
...Nightingale ! Jug-jug ! jug-jug ! tereu! she cries And still her woes at midnight rise. Brave prick-song ! who is't now we hear? None but the Lark so shrill and clear ; At Heaven's gate she claps her wings, The morn not waking till she sings. Hark, hark ! with what...
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Three Centuries of English Poetry: Being Selections from Chaucer to Herrick

Rosaline Orme Masson - English poetry - 1876 - 391 pages
...Nightingale ! Jug-jug! jug-jug! tereu! she cries And still her woes at midnight rise. Brave prick-song ! who is't now we hear ? None but the Lark so shrill and clear ; At Heaven's gate she claps her wings, The morn not waking till she sings. Hark, hark ! with what...
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The bird world described with pen and pencil, by W.H.D. Adams and H. Giacomelli

William Henry Davenport Adams, Hector Giacomelli - Birds - 1878 - 464 pages
...'Jug, jug, jug, jug, teren,'— she cries, And still her woes at midnight rise. " Brave prick-song! who is't now we hear? None but the lark so shrill and clear ; Now at heaven's gate she claps her wings, The morn not waking till she sings. " Hark, hark ! with...
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The Fireside Encyclopaedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - American poetry - 1881 - 1002 pages
...Jug, jug, jug, jug, — teru — she cries, And still her woes at midnight rise. Brave prick-song ! y tempests oppress'd, — By the tempests of passion, of sor ; Now at heaven's gate she claps her wings, The morn not waking till she sings. Hark, hark ! with what...
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Cymbeline. Coriolanus

William Shakespeare - 1881
...gracious mother. The whole song may have been suggested by a passage in Lyly's Alexander and Campaspe : Who is't now we hear ? None but the lark so shrill and clear : Now at heaven's gate she claps her wings, The morn not waking tilt she sings. Hark, hark ! with what...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 253

Books and bookselling - 1882
...skylark is a pious bird. One of the oldest poems written in readable English contains the lines — Who is't now we hear ? None but the lark so shrill and clear ; Now at heaven's gate she'claps hcr'wings, The morn not waking'till she sings, And so, through all...
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The Poets' Birds

Phil Robinson - Birds in literature - 1883 - 490 pages
...(63) Hark ! hark ! the lark at heaven's gate sings, And Phoebus 'gins arise. — Shakespeare. (64) Brave prick song ! who is't now we hear ? None but the lark so shrill and clear ; Now at heaven's gate she claps her wings, The morn not waking till she sing-. — Lylly: Songs of...
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