“Cyprus”, Damask roses

The Winter’s Tale, [4.4.218-222]. Autolycus. “Lawn as white as driven snow,/ Cyprus black as e’er was crow,/ Gloves as sweet as damask roses,/ Masks for faces and for noses”.


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