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" Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply: And many a holy text around she strews, That teach the rustic moralist to die. For who, to dumb Forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing anxious being e'er resigned, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor... "
The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language - Page 174
1869 - 405 pages
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Poems selected and printed by a small party of English, who made this ...

Poetry - 1792 - 91 pages
...ling' ring , look behind ? On fome fond breaft the parting foul relies, Some pious drops the clofing eye requires : E'en from the tomb the voice of nature...fires. For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd dead, Doft in thefe line? their artlefs tale relate; If, chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some kindred...
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The grave, a poem. To which are added An elegy in a country church-yard, by ...

Robert Blair - 1804
...the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing ling' ring look behind? B 3 32 ELEGY On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious...mindful of th' unhonour'd Dead, Dost in these lines therr artless tale relate ; If chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some kindred spiiit shall inquire...
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
...anxious being e'er resign'd, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing ling'ring look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul...cries, E'en in our ashes* live their wonted fires. For thce, who mindful of th* unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate, If chance,...
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Petrarch Translated: In a Selection of His Sonnets, and Odes

Francesco Petrarca - Books - 1808 - 268 pages
...cannot see, in the notes to Gray's Elegy, as giving the hint of the following stanza in it: 246 On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious...cries, E'en in our ashes live' their wonted fires. Our poet, I believe, meant to say, that the warmth, and genius of his verse, when he and his mistress...
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Specimens of the British poets

British poets - 1809
...anxious being e'er resign'd, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing ling'ring look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul...requires ; E'en from the tomb the voice of nature cries, B'en in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who mindful of th' unhonor'd dead, Dost...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 14

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...holy text around she strews, That teach the rustic moralist to die. For who, to dumb Forgetful ness a prey, This pleasing anxious being e'er resign'd,...relies. Some pious drops the closing eye requires j Ev'n from the tomb the voice of Nature cries, Ev'n iu our ashes live their wonted fires '. ' Ch'i...
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W. Thompson, Blair, Lloyd, Green, Byrom, Dodsley, Chatterton, Cooper ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing ling'ring look behind ? On some fond breast the parting sou! relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires;...thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd dead. Dost in the** lines their artless tale relate; If chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some kindred spirit...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Mallet, Akenside ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...holy text around she strews, That teach the rustic moralist to die. For who, to dumb Forgetfulne» a prey, " This pleasing anxious being e'er resign'd,...look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul relies. Sume pious drops the closing eye requires ; Kv'u from the tomb the voice of Nature cries, Ev'o...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 14

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...to dumb Forgctfulness a prey, This pleasing anxious bcinsj e'er re>ign'd, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing lingering look...relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires ; Ev'n from the tomb the voice of Nature cries, Ev'n in our a»hcs live their wonted tires '. 3 Ch'i...
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History of the University and Colleges of Cambridge: Including ..., Volume 1

George Dyer - Engraving - 1814
...as a trifler, or as a labourer about nothing, operose nihil agenda. For who, to dumb forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing, anxious being e'er resign'd,...relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires; Ev'n from the tomb the voice of nature cries; Ev'ii in our ashes live their wonted fires. — ^ And...
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