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" E'en in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate; If chance, by lonely contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate — Haply some hoary-headed swain... "
Elegant poems. Pope's Essay on man, Blair's Grave, Gray's Elegy, Goldsmith's ... - Page 88
by Elegant poems - 1814
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1821 - 134 pages
...of nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. I'orthec, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate...contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, — I Japly some hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft have we seen him at the peep of dawn " There at...
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A Rhetorical Grammar: In which Improprieties in Reading and Speaking are ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1822 - 383 pages
...hoary- headed swain in Gray's Elegy in a Country Church Yard : For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonourM dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate,...chance, by lonely contemplation led, Some kindred spirit should inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft have we seen him, at the peep...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 29

Ezekiel Sanford, Robert Walsh - English poetry - 1822
...spirit shall enquire thy fate ? — Haply some hoary -headed swain may say, ' Oft have we seen him ;it the peep of dawn Brushing with hasty steps the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn.t • There at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high,...
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The Speaker: Or Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...of Nature cries, Kv'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate...we seen him at the peep, of dawn, " Brushing with basty steps the dew away, " To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. " There at the foot of yonder nodding...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1823 - 372 pages
...of nature cries, E'en in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of the unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate,...contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, T2 1 Triply, some hoary-headed swain^may say, " Oft have we seen him at the peep of dawn, Brushing:...
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A Rhetorical Grammar: In which the Common Improprieties in Reading and ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1823 - 373 pages
...hoary-headed swain, in Gray's Elegy in a Country Church-yard : For thee who, mindful of th" unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate,...chance, by lonely contemplation led, Some kindred spirit should inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft have we seen him, at the peep...
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Œuvres de M.J. Chénier ...: précédés d'une notice sur Chénier

Marie-Joseph Chénier - 1824
...wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of the' unhonour'd dead, Dost in these Unes their artless taie relate; If chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some...hoary-headed swain may say, « Oft have we seen him àt the peep of dawn « Brushing with hasty steps the dews away, « To meet the sun upon the upland...
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Oeuvres, Volume 9

Jacques Delille - English poetry - 1824
...Ces vers et les suivants rappellent un passage de l'élégie de Gray sur un cimetière de campagne : Haply some hoary-headed swain may say : « Oft have...at the peep of dawn, Brushing with hasty steps the dew away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. His lîstless length at noon-tide would he stretch,...
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The Actor's Budget: Consisting of Monologues, Prologues, Epilogues, and ...

William Oxberry - Theater - 1824 - 379 pages
...of Nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee, who mindful of th' unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate,...lonely Contemplation led. Some kindred Spirit shall enquire thy fate. Haply some hoary headed swain may say, " Oft have we seen him at the peep of dawn,...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate ; If ehanee, by lonely eontemplation st unknown, What need a man forestall his date of...fear, How bitter is sueh self-delusion ! I do not beeeh, That wreathes its old fantastie roots so high, His listless length at noontide would he streteh,...
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