Francis Quarles

(8 May 1592 – 8 September 1644 / Romford, Essex, England)

Poems of Francis Quarles

1. A Divine Rapture 1/4/2003
2. A Good Night 12/31/2002
3. An Ecstacy 3/27/2012
4. Delight In God Only 4/20/2010
5. Epigram 1/1/2004
6. Epigram - On Players And Ballad-Singers 4/20/2010
7. Hos ego versiculos 1/1/2004
8. My Beloved Is Mine and I Am His 1/3/2003
9. On Change Of Weather 3/27/2012
10. On the Infancy of Our Savior 1/1/2004
11. On The Life And Death Of Man 4/20/2010
12. On The World 4/20/2010
13. On the World 1/3/2003
14. Respice Finem 1/3/2003
15. The Loadstone 4/20/2010
16. The Shortness Of Life 4/20/2010
17. Why dost thou Shade thy Lovely Face? 12/31/2002

Hos ego versiculos

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LIKE to the damaske rose you see,
Or like the blossome on the tree,
Or like the daintie flower of May,
Or like the Morning to the day,
Or like the Sunne, or like the shade,
Or like the Gourd which Jonas had;

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