Poems; with introdby Richard Garnett and illusby Byam Shaw . I I 148. UP AT A VILLA—DOWN IN THE CITY UP AT A VILLA-IN DOWN IN THE CITY (as distinguished BV an ITALIANPERSON OF quality) I Had I but plenty of money, money enough and to spare,The house for me, no doubt, were a house in the city-square.Ah, such a life, such a life, as one leads at the window there! II Something to see, by Bacchus, something to hear, at least!There, the whole day long, ones life is a perfect feast;While up at a villa one lives, I maintain it, no more than a beast. Ill Well now, look at our villa! stuck like the hor
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