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" Nor you, ye proud, impute to these the fault, If memory o'er their tomb no trophies raise, Where through the long-drawn aisle and fretted vault The pealing anthem swells the note of praise. Can storied urn or animated bust Back to its mansion call the... "
Entwickelungsphysiologie der Tiere - Page 160
by Hans Driesch - 1860
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Temple Bar, Volume 40

English periodicals - 1874
...raise, Where, through the long-drawn aisle and fretted vault, Can storied urn or animated bust Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath ? Can honour's...dust, Or flattery soothe the dull cold ear of death ?" Perhaps no piece was ever written which has excited so much admiration from so many different sorts...
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Old Humphrey's walks in London and its neighbourhood

George Mogridge - 1799
...would apply the often-quoted, but heart-searching inquiry :— " Can storied urn or animated bust Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath ? Can honour's...dust, Or flattery soothe the dull cold ear of death ?" For if these things cannot prolong for a moment the life that now is, they will have no influence...
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The Monthly Visitor, and Entertaining Pocket Companion, Volume 12

1801
...For the Monthly Visitor. THOUGHTS ON MONUMENTAL INSCRIPTIONS. Can storied urn, or animated bust, Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath ? Can honour's...Or flattery soothe the dull cold ear of death ? THE Elegy of Gray (from which I have here quoted a verse, as a kind of motto) is universally admired for...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 14

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...Che paia '1 giorno pianger, che si mnore. Dante. Purgat. 1. 8« Can storied urn or animated bust Bark to its mansion call the fleeting breath ? Can Honour's...dust, Or Flattery soothe the dull cold ear of Death ? For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd doaj, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate; If...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 14

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810 - 544 pages
...Can storied urn or animated bust Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath ? Can Honour's. voiee provoke the silent dust, Or Flattery soothe the dull cold ear of Death? Perhaps in this neglected spot is laid Some heart once pregnant with celestial fire ; Hands, that the...
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The Military [afterw.] Royal military panorama or Officer's companion, Volume 3

1813
...JOHN PBINCE SMITH, Esq. Barrister at Law. ** Can storied urn, or animated bust, " Back to its mansión call the fleeting breath? ""' Can honour's voice provoke...dust? " Or flattery soothe the dull cold ear of death ?" JNío ! — This sad pile Mackinnon's worth records; I~Iere grateful nations heap their last rewards...
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Posthumous parodies and other pieces, composed by several of our most ...

Horace Twiss - 1814
...praise. Can storied urn, or animated bust, Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath? Can llcnour's voice provoke the silent dust, Or Flattery soothe the dull cold ear of Death! Perhaps in this neglected spot is laid Sonic heartMce pregnant wilth celestial fire; Hands that the...
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Beauties of poetry: consisting of elegant selections from the works of Pope ...

Poetry - 1814 - 300 pages
...praise. .Can storied urn, or animated bust, Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath ? Can Honor's voice provoke the silent dust, Or Flattery soothe the dull cold ear of death ? Perhaps, in this neglected spot is laid Some heart once pregnant with celestial fire ; Hands that...
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A sketch of the character, experiences, and triumphant death of the late ...

Rev. John Davies - 1816 - 48 pages
...admiration of every circle, and the delight of every heart ? " Can storied urn, or animated bust " Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath ? " Can honour's...dust, " Or flattery soothe the dull cold ear of death ?" No trophied marble records her humble name ; but it is " written in the Lamb's Book of Life." No...
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Poems on various subjects: selected to enforce the practice of virtue, and ...

E Tomkins - English poetry - 1817 - 260 pages
...and fretted vault The pealing anthem swells the note of praise. Can storied urn or animated bust Back to its mansion call the fleeting breath ? Can Honour's...dust, Or Flattery soothe the dull cold ear of Death? Perhaps in this neglected spot is laid Some heart once pregnant with celestial fire ; Hands that the...
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