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" The laurel, meed of mighty conquerors And poets sage; the fir that weepeth still; The willow, worn of forlorn paramours; The yew, obedient to the bender's will; The birch for shafts; the sallow for the mill; The... "
The Thebaid of Statius - Page 249
by Publius Papinius Statius - 1767
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The Iliad, tr. by mr. Pope. [With notes partly by W. Broome. Preceded by] An ...

Homerus - 1721
...the load ; Circling around the place, where times to come Shall view Patroclus' and Achilles' tomb. The failing pine, the cedar proud and tall, The vine-prop elm, the poplar never dry> The builder oak, file ting of firefls ali, Tlic afpine food for faiies, the tjprefs fmerat. The laurel, meed of mighty...
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The Fairy Queen, Volume 1

Edmund Spenser - 1758 - 1758
...Seem'd in their fong to fcorn the cruel fky. Much 'gan they praife the trees fo ftraight and high, The failing Pine, the Cedar proud and tall, The vine-prop...the Poplar never dry, The builder Oak, fole King of forrefts all, The Afpine, good for ftaves, the Cyprefs funeral. The Laurel, meed of mighty conquerours...
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The Iliad of Homer, Volume 6

Homer - Achilles (Greek mythology) - 1760
...fhow'd, Theyeas'd their flioulders,and difbos'd the load] The failing pine, the cedar proud and tali, The vine-prop elm, the poplar never dry, The builder...oak, fole king of forefts all, The afpin good for ftaves, the cyprefs funeral. The laurel, meed of mighty conquerors, And poets fage: the fir that weepeth...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 52

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1775
...manner in which this work is executed : SPENSER. Much 'gan they praife the trees fo ftraight and high, The failing pine, the cedar proud and tall, The vine-prop...the poplar never dry, The builder oak, fole king of foreib all, The afpine good for Haves, the cyprefs funeral. The laurel, mead of mighty conquerors And...
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Select British Classics, Volume 17

English literature - 1803
...the trees in the forest where the Red-Cross Kight lost truth, B. 1. Cant. I.Stan. 8, 9. The sailing pine, the cedar proud and tall, The vine-prop elm, the poplar never dry. The builder-oak, sole king of forests all, The aspine good for staves, the cypress funeral. 9. The laurel,...
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The British Essayists, Volume 14

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...trees in the forest, where the Redcross Knight lost Truth. B. i. Cant. i. Stan. 8, 9. " The sailing pine, the cedar proud and tall, The vine-prop elm, the poplar never dry. The builder-oak, sole kiny of forests all, The aspine good for staves, the cypress funeral. 9. " The l.iurcl,...
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The Spectator, Volume 9

1810
...the trees in the forest where the ved-cross knight lost Truth, B. 1 Cant. 1. Stan. 8,9' The sailing- pine, the cedar proud and tall, ' The vine-prop elm, the poplar never dry, ' The builder oak, sole king of forests all, ' The aspine good for staves, the cypress funeral. 9 ' The laurel meed of...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

James Ferguson - English essays - 1819
...trees in the forest, where the Redcross Knight lost Truth. B. i. Cant. i. Stan. 8; 9. " The sailing pine, the cedar proud and tall, The vine-prop elm, the poplar never dry. The builder-oak, sole king of forests all. The aspine good for staves, the cypress funeral. 9. And poets...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

James Ferguson - Literary Collections - 1823
...the trees in the forest, where the Redcross Knight lost Truth. B i Cant. i. Stan. 8, 9. " The sailing pine, the cedar proud and tall, The vine-prop elm, the poplar never dry. The builder-oak, sole king of forests all, The aspine good for staves, the cypress funeral.' 0. " The laurel,...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - Fiction - 1823
...trees in the forest, where the Redcross Knight lost Truth. Book. i. Canto i. Stan, vni, Ix. The sailing pine, the cedar proud and tall, The vine-prop elm, the poplar never dry, The builder-oak, sole king of forests all, The aspine, good for staves, . the cypress funeral. Ix. The...
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