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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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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Elocution - 1825 - 299 pages
...of nature cries, 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...Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, Haply same hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft have we seen him at the peep of dawn, Brushing, with hasty steps,...
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The Works of Thomas Gray: Containing His Poems and Correspondence ..., Volume 1

Thomas Gray - Fore-edge painting - 1825 - 2 pages
...friends after our death, in the same manner as when alive For thee, who, mindful of the unhonoured dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate ; If chance, by lonely Contemplation led, 95 Some kindred spirit shall enquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft have we...
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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 deail, Dost in these lines their artless taIe relate; If chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some...Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, « Oft have we scen him àt the peep of dawn « Brushing with hasty steps the dews away, « To meet the sun upon the...
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Elegant Extracts: Book V. Pindaric, Horatian, and other odes ; Book VI ...

English poetry - 1826
...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...chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some kindred spirits shall inquire thy fate — Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, ' Oft have we seen him at...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...behind ? for thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd dead, Sost in these lines their artless tale relate ; •chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some kindred...have we seen him at the peep of dawn, " Brushing with hasly steps the dew away, " To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. " There at the foot of yonder nodding...
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The Works of Thomas Gray, Esq

Thomas Gray, William Mason - Poetics - 1827 - 446 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...kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary -headed swain may say, " Oft have we seen him at the peep of dawu Brushing with hasty steps the...
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Homosexuality in Renaissance and Enlightenment England: Literary ...

Claude J. Summers - Social Science - 1992 - 222 pages
...ego through which the poet can begin to talk about himself: For thee who, mindful of the unhonoured dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate;...inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, . . . (93-97) If the lonely poem now becomes crowded with "spurious" egos — what Kristeva calls "seeming...
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The Fragrance of Sweet-Grass: L. M. Montgomery's Heroines and the Pursuit of ...

Elizabeth R. Epperly - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 275 pages
...frequent use of 'kindred' and 'kindreds'; or by Thomas Gray's 'Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard' - 'If chance, by lonely contemplation led, / Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate,' (95-6); perhaps by Olive Schreiner's The Story of an African Farm: the old phoney Bonaparte goes to...
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Cultural Capital: The Problem of Literary Canon Formation

John Guillory, Professor John Guillory - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 392 pages
...means of shuttling between its imaginary temporal moments: For thee, who mindful of th' unhonour'd Dead Dost in these lines their artless tale relate...inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed Swain may say . . . (93-97) If the immediately following lines are caught in the abyssal trap of having to quote...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...of Nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. For thee who, mindful of th' unhonoured dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate;...the dews away To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. 100 "There at the foot of yonder nodding beech That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high, His listless...
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