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The Wassail, Robert Herrick, 1900

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Poems of Robert Herrick: A Selection from Hesperides and Noble Numbers By Robert Herrick, Thomas Bailey Aldrich:



A wassail poem from the author of the much-beloved song Candlemas Eve.

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Comic sketches from The wassail bowl By Albert Richard Smith:
"In comes I, as never been yet / With my big head, and little wit!"