Mark Akenside (1721-1770 / England)
''He with cowslips pale,Mark Akenside (1721-70), British poet, physician. Inscription for a Grotto (l. 5-8). . . Seven Centuries of Poetry; Chaucer to Dylan Thomas. A. N. Jeffares, ed. (1955) Longmans, Green & Company.
Primrose, and purple lychnis, decked the green
Before my threshold, and my shelving walls
With honeysuckle covered.''
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