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" Forbade to wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on mankind. The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To quench the blushes of ingenuous shame, Or heap the shrine of Luxury and Pride With incense kindled at the Muse's... "
The Speaker Or Miscellaneous Pieces Selected from the Best English Writers ... - Page 243
by William Enfield - 1804 - 376 pages
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Œuvres de M.J. Chénier ...: précédés d'une notice sur Chénier

Marie-Joseph Chénier - 1824
...blushes of ingenuous Shame, Or heap the shrine of Luxury and Pride With incense kindled at the Muse' s flame. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife,...life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet c'en these bones from insuit to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes...
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The Poetical Works of Collins, Gray, and Beattie: With Lord Byron's English ...

William Collins, Thomas Gray, James Beattie, George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1824 - 446 pages
...mankind, The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To quench the blushes of ingenuous shame, Or heap the shrine of Luxury and Pride With incense...flame. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife Their sober wishes never learn' d to stray; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless...
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Œuvres de M.J. Chénier ...: précédés d'une notice sur Chénier

Marie-Joseph Chénier - 1824
...mankind. The struggling pangs of conscious Truth to hide, To quench the blushes of ingenuous Shame, Or heap the shrine of Luxury and Pride With incense...flame. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn' d to stray ; Along the cool, sequester' d vale of life They kept the...
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Elocution - 1825 - 299 pages
...mankind ; The strugglmg pangs of conscious truth to hide, To quench the blushes of ingenuous shame, Or heap the shrine of luxury and pride With incense...cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenour of their way. Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...from the madding erowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never leam'd to stray ; Along the eool m most alone in greatest eompany, With dearth of words, or answers quite awry To them that would make sp proteet Some frail memorial still ereeted nigh, With uneouth rhymes and shapeless seulpture deek'd...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Diccion - 1825 - 372 pages
...stray — Along the cool sequester'd vale of life, They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial...nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'U, Implores the passing tribute ot a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by th' unletter'd muse,...
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The Poetical Works

Thomas Gray - Presses, Issues of - 1826 - 134 pages
...mankind, The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To quench the blushes of ingenuous shame, Or heap the shrine of luxury and pride With incense...cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenoxir of their way. Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected...
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Œuvres de M.J. Chénier ...: précédés d'une notice sur Chénier

Marie-Joseph Chénier - 1824
...at the Muse's flamc. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn' d to stray ; Along the cool, sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet c'en these bones from insull to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes...
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Autobiographies: A Collection of the Most Instructive and Amusing ..., Volume 18

Autobiographies - 1830
...well, and tolerably happy. The following linei often occurred to my mind • " Far from ihe madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd...stray : Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They keep the noiseless tenor of their way." At Taunton and Wellington it seemed the unanimous determination...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...mankind ; The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide. To quench the blushes of ingenuous shame, Or heap the shrine of Luxury and Pride With incense...cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenour of their way. Yet ev'n these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected...
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