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On A Battered Beauty (From The Greek)

William Cowper 1731 (Berkhamsted) – 1800 (Dereham)



Hair, wax, rouge, honey, teeth you buy,
A multifarious store!
A mask at once would all supply
Nor would it cost you more.

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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William Cowper

William Macquarie Cowper was an Australian Anglican archdeacon and Dean of Sydney. more…

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