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" The man of wealth and pride Takes up a space that many poor supplied; Space for his lake, his park's extended bounds, Space for his horses, equipage, and hounds: The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth Has robbed the neighbouring fields of half... "
Douglas Jerrold's Shilling Magazine - Page 196
edited by - 1846
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Conversations on Political Economy: In which the Elements of that Science ...

Mrs. Marcet (Jane Haldimand) - Economics - 1824 - 494 pages
...for his horses, equipage, and hounds ; " The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, " Has robb'd the neighbouring fields of half their growth ; " His...seen, " Indignant spurns the cottage from the green." What can you reply to these beautiful lines, Mrs. B. ? I fear they are but too faithful a representation...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...Space for his horses, equipage, and hounds; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robb'd M:/ ; Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplies. While thus...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Miscellaneous poems. The good ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1825
...horses, equipage and hounds : The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robb'd the neighb'ring fields of half their growth ; His seat, where solitary...seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green ; Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplies. While thus...
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1825 - 244 pages
...horses, equipage, and hounds ; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth Has robb'd 'the neighb'ring fields of half their growth ; His seat, where solitary...seen,., .Indignant spurns the cottage from the green. Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplies : While thus the...
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Conversations on political economy: in which the elements of that science ...

Mrs. Marcet (Jane Haldimand) - Business & Economics - 1828 - 330 pages
...horses, equipage, and hounds : The robe that wraps his limbs in silken cloth, Has robb'd the neighboring fields of half their growth : His seat, where solitary...seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green." What can you reply to these beautiful lines, Mrs B. ? 1 fear they are but too faithful a representation...
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The Lion [ed. by R. Carlile].

...horses, equipage and hounds. The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robbed the neighb'rlng fields of half their growth ; His seat, where solitary...seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green. Where then, ah, where shall poverty reside To 'scape the pressure of contagions pride? If to some common's...
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Lion, Volume 2

1828
...silken sloth, I Has robbed the neiiflib'ring fields of half their growth ; The man of wealth and pride His seat, where solitary sports are seen. Indignant spurns the cottage from the green. Where then, ah, where shall poverty reside To 'scape the pressure of contagious pride? If to some common's...
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The Book of the Seasons: Or, The Calendar of Nature

William Howitt - Seasons - 1831 - 404 pages
...allotment. They have been totally driven out of the promised land. Goldsmith complained in his day, that The man of wealth and pride Takes up a space that...seen. Indignant spurns the cottage from the green. And it is but too true that the pressure of contiguous pride has driven farther, from that day to this,...
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The Working Man's Manual: A New Theory of Political Economy, on the ...

Stephen Simpson - Banks and banking - 1831 - 272 pages
...Space for his horses, equipage and hounds; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken cloth, Has robb'd the neighbouring fields of half their growth. His...seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green; Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplies. While thus the...
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The Rise, Progress and Downfall of Aristocracy: Taken from Ancient and ...

William Mathers - Political science - 1831 - 200 pages
...horses, equipage, and hounds; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Hath robb'd the neighb'ring fields of half their growth, His seat where solitary...seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green, Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplies; While tl us the...
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