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 (wŏl′ər), Edmund 1606-1687.
English poet known for his harmonious love lyrics, including "Go, Lovely Rose" (1645).


, Thomas Wright Known as "Fats." 1904-1943.
American jazz musician and composer whose many songs include "Honeysuckle Rose" and "Ain't Misbehavin'" (both 1929).
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1. (Biography) Edmund. 1606–87, English poet and politician, famous for his poem "Go, Lovely Rose"
2. (Biography) Fats, real name Thomas Waller. 1904–43, US jazz pianist and singer
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(ˈwɒl ər, ˈwɔ lər)

1. Edmund, 1607–87, English poet.
2. Thomas ( “Fats” ), 1904–43, U.S. jazz pianist and songwriter.
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Edmund Waller (1606-1687), a very wealthy gentleman in public life who played a flatly discreditable part in the Civil War, is most important for his share in shaping the riming pentameter couplet into the smooth pseudo-classical form rendered famous by Dryden and Pope; but his only notable single poems are two Cavalier love-lyrics in stanzas, 'On a Girdle' and 'Go, Lovely Rose.'
But if ever I get off this time, I lay I'll just WALLER in Sunday-schools!" And Tom began to snuffle a little.
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