The selected word "why" appears 11 times in the following 11 texts (sorted by results):
- Agrippina, a Tragedy (1 result)
152 But soft! why do I waste the fruitless hours
- [The Alliance of Education and Government. A Fragment] (1 result)
59 Why yet does Asia dread a monarch's nod,
- The Candidate (1 result)
24 Why David loved catches and Solomon whoring.
- The Characters of the Christ-Cross Row, By a Critic, To Mrs — (1 result)
23 But why on such mock grandeur should we dwell?
- [Imitated] From Propertius. Lib: 2: Eleg: 1. (1 result)
1 You ask why thus my loves I still rehearse,
- Imitated from Propertius, Lib: 3: Eleg: 5: (1 result)
37 Why does yon orb, so exquisitely bright,
- [Lines on Dr Robert Smith] (1 result)
1 Do you ask why old Focus Silvanus defies,
- A Long Story (1 result)
134 'Why, what can the Viscountess mean?'
- Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College (1 result)
95 Yet ah! why should they know their fate?
- Song II (1 result)
8 Why such unavailing haste?
- [Translation from Dante, Inferno Canto xxxiii 1-78] (1 result)
56 Cried, 'Father, why do you gaze so sternly?