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Essays (Cowley)

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Martial. Lib. 2. Vota tui breviter, etc.
Martial. Lib. 2. Vis fieri Liber, etc.
Martial. Lib. 2. Quod to nomine? etc.
Ode Upon Liberty

Hail, old patrician trees, so great and good!

Seneca, ex Thyeste, Act 2. Chor.

Virg. Georg.--O fortunatus nimium, etc.
Horat. Epodon. Beatus ille qui procul, etc.
The Country Mouse
Horace To Fuscus Aristius.
The Country Life

Happy art thou whom God does bless

Horace. Lib. 3. Ode 1. Odi profanum vulgus, etc.

I admire, Maecenas, how it comes to pass,
"Inclusam Danaen turris ahenea."

Claudian's Old Man of Verona.

Why dost thou heap up wealth, which thou must quit,

Mart. Lib. 5, Ep. 59.
Mart. Lib. 2, Ep. 90.

Martial, Lib. 10, Ep. 47.
Martial, Lib. 10. Ep. 96.