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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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A COMPENDIUM OF ENGLISH LITERARURE

CHARLES D. CLEVELAND - 1860
...flesh deep dinted in, With tawed hands, and hard ytanned skin: But let the night's black misty mantles rise, And with foul dark never so much disguise The...breath ; Small keep took he, whom fortune frowned ont Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown; but as a living death, So dead alive, of...
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1862
...* * THOMAS SACKVILLK from " The Mirror for Magistrates ;" pttblished in 1569. L PBOM THE 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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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...flesh deep dinted in, With tawed hands, and hard ytanned 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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Chambers's readings in English poetry

1865
...From The Induction to thc Mirrour for Magistrates. BY him lay heavy Sleep, the cousin of Death, Hat on the ground, and still as any stone, A very corpse,...breath ; Small keep took he, whom Fortune frowned on, care Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown, but, as a living death, So dead-alive, of...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 776 pages
...candles to prolong his toil. By him lay heavy SLEEP, the cousin of Death, Flat on the ground, anrl still as any stone, A very corpse, save yielding forth...breath ; Small keep took he, whom fortune frowned oc, Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown; but as a living death, So dead alive, of...
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Foliorum silvula, selections for translation into Latin and Greek verse, by ...

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1866
...illustrious exile! pressed along. J. THOMSON 894 PICTURE OF SLEEP BY him lay heavy Slepe the cosin of death, flat on the ground, and still as any stone, a very corps, save yelding forth a breath: small kepe took he whom Fortune frowned on, or whom she lifted...
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History of English Literature ...

W. Spalding - English language - 1867 - 413 pages
...* *THOMAS SACKV1LLE. From " The Mirror for Magistrates ;" published in 1669. L FROM THE INDUCTION. By him lay heavy SLEEP, the cousin of Death, Flat...very corpse, save yielding forth a breath: Small keep 1 took he whom fortune frowned on, The travail's ease, the still night's fere 2 was be, And of our...
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The History of English Poetry: From the Eleventh to the Seventeenth Century

Thomas Warton - English poetry - 1870 - 1032 pages
...e'en peeping in our eyes, But he is up, and to his work yrun ; 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...
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Class-book of English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson

1870 - 597 pages
...his palm closed ; his bed the hard cold giound : To this poor life was Misery vbound. * * * * * 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....
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The Mirrour of Majestie, Or, The Badges of Honour Conceitedly Emblazoned: A ...

Sir Henry Goodyere - Emblems - 1870 - 180 pages
...Misery's plight has been portrayed, and the graphic description thus goes on : — " By him lay heevy Sleep, the cousin of death, Flat on the ground, and...A very corpse save yielding forth a breath : Small kepe took he whom Fortune frowned on ; Or whom she lifted up into the throne Of high renown ; but as...
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