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Gather your rosebuds while you may

1640; To the Virgins, to make much of Time
author of text
later included in Hesperides (1648)



English Lute Songs
How the world wags - Social Music for a 17th-century Englishman
Lawes (H) & Lawes (W): Songs
Time stands still


Track 1 on CDA67589 [1'30]
Track 19 on CDH55013 [1'29]
Track 11 on CDH55249 [1'19]
Track 15 on CDH55462 [1'00]

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