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" By him lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, Flat on the ground, and still as any stone, A very corpse, save yielding forth a breath : Small keep took he, whom Fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown ; but, as a living... "
The Ruminator: Containing a Series of Moral, Critical, and Sentimental Essays - Page 51
by Sir Egerton Brydges, Robert Pearse Gillies - 1813
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1847
...to prolong his toil. By him lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, Flat on the ground, and still ия into the throne Of high renown, but, as a living death, So dead alive, of life he drew the breath :...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...By him lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, J! r'iat on the ground, and still as any stone, A rcry inal again. Egyptian ingenuity was more unsatisfied, contriving their bodies in into the throne 1 ч' tui'h renown, but, as a living death, ' So dead alive, of life he drew the breath...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1851
...e'en peeping in our eyes, But he is up, and to his work y-ran; But let the night's black misty mantles rise, And with foul dark never so much disguise The...he, whom fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown ; but as a living death, 80 dead alive, of life he drew the breath :...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - English literature - 1851
...mantles rise, And with foul dark never so much disguise The fair bright day, yet ceaseth he no while, Bat hath his candles to prolong his toil. By him lay heavy...he, whom fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown ; but as a living death, So dead alive, of life he drew the breath :...
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A cyclopędia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia - 1853 - 733 pages
...leaves on trees not more, Nor bearded ears in fields, nor sands upon the shore. Dryden, from Orid. By him lay heavy sleep, the cousin of Death, Flat...he, whom fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown; but as a living death, So dead alive, of life he drew the breath. Sackville....
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1853 - 413 pages
...ene.* * THOMAS SACKVILLE. From " The Mirror for Magistrates ;" published in 1550. L FROM TUB INDUCTION. By him lay heavy SLEEP, the cousin of Death, Flat...very corpse, save yielding forth a breath : Small keep1 took he whom fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown ; but,...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Carruthers - English literature - 1853
...The fair bright day, yet ceascth he no while, But hath his candles to prolong his toil. By him lav heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, Flat on the ground,...stone, A very corpse, save yielding forth a breath ; »mall keep took he,"whom fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown,...
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1854 - 414 pages
..." Tlie Mirror for Magistrates ;" published in 1659. I. FROM THE INDUCTION. By him lay heavy SLEKP, the cousin of Death, Flat on the ground, and still...very corpse, save yielding forth a breath : Small keep1 took he whom fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown ; but,...
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Poetical Works of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey: Minor Contemporaneous Poets ...

Henry Howard Earl of Surrey, Thomas Sackville Earl of Dorset, Nicholas Grimald, Thomas Vaux Baron Vaux - English poetry - 1854 - 284 pages
...ceasseth hee no while, But hath his candels to prolong his toyle. 41 By him lay heauy Sleepe, the cosin of Death, Flat on the ground, and still as any stone, A very corps, saue yelding forth a breath: Smale kepe tooke hee, whome fortune frowned on, Or whom shee lifted...
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A compendium of English literature: chronologically arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 776 pages
...flesh deep dinted in, With tawed hands, and hard ylanned skin: But let the night's black misty mantles rise, And with foul dark never so much disguise The...he, whom fortune frowned on, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown; but as a living death, So dead alive, of life he drew the breath: And...
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