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Quotation by Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore
He had put, within his reach, A box of counters and a red-veined stone, A piece of glass abraded by the beach, And six or seven shells, A bottle with bluebells, And two French copper coins, ranged there with careful art,
Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (1823–1896), British poet. The Unknown Eros (l. 15–20). . .
Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250–1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. (New ed., rev. and enl., 1939) Oxford University Press.
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