Firdausi in Exile: And Other Poems (Classic Reprint)

Firdausi in Exile: And Other Poems (Classic Reprint)

by Edmund Gosse
     
 

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Dedication to Austin Dobson.

Neighbour of the near domain,
Stay awhile your passing wain!
Though to give is more your way,
Take a gift from me to-day!
From my homely store I bring
Signs of my poor husbanding; -
Here a spike of purple phlox,
Here a spicy bunch of stocks,
Mushrooms from my

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Excerpt from Firdausi in Exile: And Other Poems

Dedication to Austin Dobson.

Neighbour of the near domain,
Stay awhile your passing wain!
Though to give is more your way,
Take a gift from me to-day!
From my homely store I bring
Signs of my poor husbanding; -
Here a spike of purple phlox,
Here a spicy bunch of stocks,
Mushrooms from my moister fields,
Apples that my orchard yields, -
Nothing, for the show they make,
Something, - for the donor's sake;
Since for ten years we have been
Best of neighbours ever seen;

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ISBN-13:
9781330950890
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/08/2015
Pages:
238
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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