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IN EIGHT VOLUMES:
VOLUME. THE FOURTH.
PRINTED FOR F. C. AND J. RIVINGTON, T. PAYNE,
The thirde Booke of the Faerie Queene, Canto I
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THE SECOND BOOK OF
THE FAERIE QUEENE
Sir Guyon, layd in fwowne, is by
Acrates sonnes despoyld;
And Paynim brethren foyld.
AND is there care in heaven? Arid is there
love In heavenly spirits to these creatures bace, That may compassion of their evils move ? There is :-elfe much more wretched were
the cace Of men then beasts : But () ! th' exceeding
1. 1. And is there care in heaven? And is there love &c. 1 These fine-turned verses muft be felt by every one, that knows the least thing belonging to the power of words and dignity of fentiment.--And, in the beginning of a sentence, is expressive of passion; sometimes of admiration, sometimes too of indignation. Upton.