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" He gain'd from heav'n ('twas all he wish'd) a friend. No farther seek his merits to disclose, Or draw his frailties from their dread abode, (There they alike in trembling hope repose,) The bosom of his Father and his God. "
Poetical Works - Page 62
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
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The Poetical Works of Robert Lloyd, A. M.: To which is Prefixed an ..., Volume 2

Robert Lloyd - 1774
...for her own. Large was his bounty, and his foul fincere, Heav'n did a recompence as largely fend : He gave to mis'ry all he had, a tear, He gain'd from Heav'n ('twas all he wifh'd) a friend. No farther fcek his merits to difclofe, Or draw his frailties from their dread abode,...
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Poetical Works: To which is Prefixed an Account of the Life and ..., Volume 2

Robert Lloyd - 1774
...for her own. Large was his bounty, and his foul fincere, Heav'n did a recompence as largely fend : He gave to mis'ry all he had, a tear, He gain'd from Heav'n ('twas all he wifh'd) a friend. No farther feek his merits to difclofe, Or draw his frailties from their dread abode,...
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Letters Written by the Late Honourable Lady Luxborough: To William Shenstone ...

Baroness Henrietta Knight Luxborough - Poets, English - 1775 - 416 pages
...following ; c< Large was his Bounty, and his Soul fmcere ; " Heav'n did a Recompence as largely fend : " He gave to Mis'ry all he had, a Tear ; " He gain'd from Heav'n ('twas all he wifli'd) a Friend.'? I have been to-day all over my Gardens and Coppice, and find the former in very...
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A collection of poems on divine and moral subjects, selected from various ...

William Giles (didactic writer) - 1775
...for her own. Large was his bounty, and his foul fincerc, Heaven did a recompence as largely fend : He gave to mis'ry all he had, a tear, He gain'd from heaven ('twas all he wifh'd) a friend. No farther feek his merits to difclofe, Or draw his frailties...
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Lady's Poetical Magazine, Or Beauties of British Poetry, Volume 1

English poetry - 1781
...for her own. Large was his bounty, and his foul fincere, Heav'n did a recompence as largely fend : He gave to mis'ry all he had, a tear, He gain'd from Heav'n ('twas all he wifh'd) a friend. IS[o farther feek his merits to difclofe, Or draw his frailties from their dread...
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Pieces selected from the Italian poets, by A. Isola, and tr. into Engl ...

Agostino Isola - 1784
...him for her own. Large was his bounty, and his foul fmcere, Heav'n did a recompence as largely fend: He gave to mis'ry all he had, a tear; He gain'd from heav'n ('twas all he wifh'd) a friend. No. farther feek his merits to difclofé, Or draw his frailties from their dread...
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Poems for Young Ladies: In Three Parts. Devotional, Moral, and Entertaining

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1785 - 276 pages
...for her own. Large was his bounty, and his foul fincere, Heav'n did a recompence as largely fend : He gave to Mis'ry all he had, a tear, He gain'd from Heav'n, 'twas all he wifh'd, a Friend. No farther feek his merits to difclofe, Or draw his frailties from their dread abode,...
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Critical Essays on Some of the Poems of Several English Poets

John Scott, John Hoole - English poetry - 1785 - 386 pages
...largely fend : — • How glad would lay me down, As in my mother's lap. — — He gave to mifery, all he had, a tear ; He gain'd from heav'n ('twas all he wifh'd) a friend. No farther feek his merits to difclofe, Or draw his frailties from their dread abode...
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The Speaker: Or, Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1785 - 405 pages
...him for her own. Large was his bounty, and his foul Jtncere, Heav'n did a recomptnce as largely fend: He gave to Mis'ry all he had, a tear, He gain'd from Heav'u ('tivat ell be •wijb'nl) a frtttat. ' No farther feek his merits to difdofe, Or draw bis frailties...
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Poems

Thomas Gray - 1786 - 178 pages
...for her own. Large was his bounty, and his foul fincere, Heav'n did a recompence as largely fend r He gave to Mis'ry all he had, a tear, He gain'd from Heav'n, 'twas all he wifh'd, a Friend. No farther feek his merits to difclofe, Or draw his frailties from their dread abode,...
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