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" I AM monarch of all I survey, My right there is none to dispute ; From the centre all round to the sea, I am lord of the fowl and the brute. "
Stories from Fenimore Cooper's Tales: Fifth Book. Authorized for Use in the ... - Page 184
by James Fenimore Cooper - 1897 - 212 pages
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...RIS SOLITARY ABODE IT╗ THE ISLAND OF JUAN FERNANDEZ. I am monarch of all I survey, My right there ia ' approach, Skill'd to retire, and in retiring draw Hearts after them, tangled in amorous n Oh solitude ! where are the charms, That sages have seen in thy face? Better dwell in the midst of...
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Journal of a Residence in Chile, During the Year 1822

Lady Maria Callcott, Judas Tadeo de Reyes - Brazil - 1824 - 512 pages
...alone in this magnificent wilderness ; and though at first I might begin with exultation to cry — " I am monarch of all I survey, My right there is none to dispute," yet I very soon felt that utter loneliness is as disagreeable as unnatural ; and Cowper's exquisite...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library

British anthology - 1825
...SUPPOSED TO BE WRITTEN BY ALEXANDER SELKIRK, DURING HIS SOLITARY ABODE IN THE ISLAND OF JUAN FERNANDEZ. I AM monarch of all I survey; My right there is none...round to the sea, I am lord of the fowl and the brute. O Solitude \ where are the charms That sages have seen in thy face ? Better dwell in the midst of alarms...
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Frank;: A Sequel to Frank in Early Lessons, Volume 1

Maria Edgeworth - Conduct of life - 1825 - 296 pages
...sint, sunto. But let me look at Robinson Crusoe's verses," said Frank ; and he read them. " I'm the monarch of all I survey, My right there is none to...to the sea, I am lord of the fowl and the brute." " My dear Frank, do get your lesson," interrupted Mary. " Well, I am getting it," said Frank, running...
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The English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - 1825 - 263 pages
...Selkirk, during his solitary abode in the Island of Juan Fernandez. I AM monarch of all I survey : H My right there is none to dispute ; From the centre...round to the sea, I am lord of the fowl and the brute> Oh solitude ! where are the charms, That sages have seen in thy face ? Better dwell in the midst of...
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Ambition [by M.G. Lewis].

M G. Lewis - 1825
...the world for the pleasures of retirement. I should be tempted to sing, with Robinson Cnisoe, " Oh! Solitude, where are the charms That sages have seen...Better dwell in the midst of alarms. Than reign in this solitary place ' " • - • The eyes of the strauger beamed with warm affection as he spoke, and told...
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Forty Years in the World: Or, Sketches and Tales of a Soldier's Life, Volume 2

Robert Grenville] [Wallace - 1825
...resemblance between what I commend and that which Alexander Selkirk pathetically apostrophizes:— " ' O, solitude! where are the charms That sages have seen...thy face ? Better dwell in the midst of alarms, Than reigKln this horrible place.' Dear to my bosom is the unexpected drop-in of a friend or neighbour—sweet,...
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Murray's English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the ...

Lindley Murray, Jeremiah Goodrich - Readers - 1825 - 302 pages
...alarms, Than reign in this horrible place. 1 am out of humanity's reach, 1 must finish my journey alone; My right there is none to dispute; From the centre all round to the sea, Never hear the sweet music of speech; 1 start at the sound of my own. The beasts that roam over the...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...ALEK. SELKIRK, :,i It I ví. HIS soi. I 'I' il: V ABODE IX THE ISLAND OF JUAN FERNANDEZ. I AM monareh elds their pleasing toils deny. To plains with well-breath'd eentre all round to the sea, I am lord of the fowl and the Im:te. Oh solitude ! where are the eharms...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1826
...Supposed to be written by Altxander Selkirk, during his solitary abode on the island of Juan Ftnundsi. I. I AM monarch of all I survey, My right there is none...in thy face ? Better dwell in the midst of alarms, Thau reign in this horrible place. II. 1 am out of humanity's reach, I must finish my journey alone,...
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