Beauty, Rustic

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65. Beauty, Rustic

  1. Amaryllis a favorite subject of pastoral poets. [Rom. Lit.: Eclogues ]
  2. Chloë beautiful shepherdess beloved by Daphnis. [Rom. Lit.: Daphne and Chloë in Brewer Handbook, 204]
  3. Dulcinea beautiful peasant woman idealized by Don Quixote. [Span. Lit.: Don Quixote ]
  4. Pocahontas natural beauty embodied in an Indian maiden. [Am. Hist.: EB, VIII: 57]
  5. Ragmaid no one but the prince sees through her dishevelment. [Br. Fairy Tale: The Little Ragmaid in Macleod, 3944]
  6. Tess of the DUrbervilles beautiful country girl. [Br. Lit.: Tess of the DUrbervilles ]
  7. Thestylis embodiment of peasant prettiness. [Br. Lit.: LAllegro, Brewer Dictionary, 1074]