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" With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture decked, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the unlettered muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; And many a holy text around she strews, That teach the rustic moralist... "
The Pocket magazine of classic and polite literature. [Continued as] The ... - Page 43
1822
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

English poetry - 1840
...the 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...nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spell'd by th' unletter'd...
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Arundines Cami; sive, Musarum Cantabrigiensium lusus canori, collegit atque ...

Cam river - 1841
...the cool sequestered vale of life They kept the noiseless tenour of their way. Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still...and shapeless sculpture decked, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by th' unlettered Muse, The place of fame and elegy...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 7

1841
...dead," 1941.] [Ann, when wandering through this silent grave, will find— 14 Yet ev'n these bones from insult to protect, " Some frail memorial still...shapeless sculpture decked " Implores the passing tribute of a sigh." Situated in full view of the Tillage, it would seem as if this spot had been selected...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - Elocution - 1841 - 364 pages
...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 still',...nigh', | With uncouth rhymes, and shapeless sculpture deckW', | Implores the passing tribute of a sigh,. | Their names', their years', spell'd by theunletter'd...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 118 pages
...the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tcnour of their way. Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still...nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the unletter'd Muse,...
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The book of poetry [ed. by B.G. Johns].

Book - 1841 - 139 pages
...the 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...nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by th' unletter'd Muse,...
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Some account of my cousin Nicholas, by Thomas Ingoldsby. To which is added ...

Richard Harris Barham - 1841
...DALTON INGOLD8BY. GAME THE SECOND. GAME THE SECOND. THE INHERITANCE. CHAPTER I. Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculptures deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. GRAY. A TICARAOE AND A VICAR OF THE OLDEN...
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Ephraim Holding's domestic addresses, friendly remarks, and scraps of experience

Ephraim HOLDING (pseud. [i.e. George Mogridge.]) - 1841 - 236 pages
...that meet their eyes are often of an arresting kind. In whatever part of the cemetery they may be, " Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh." And, if they are led within the venerated pile, to...
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Memoirs of the life, ministry, and character of the rev. William Jones, with ...

William Jones - 1842
...whom a little plain clothing, and the coarsest fare, gave full content:— ' Yet e'en their bones, from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still...nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, ' Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. ' Their name, their years, spelt by the' unletter'd...
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A view of Cheltenham, in its past and present state. By H. Davies

Henry Davies - 1843
..." Meditations among the Tombs," will be forcibly reminded of Gray's stanzas: " Yet er'n these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still...nigh ; With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implore the passing tribute of a sigh. Their names, their years, spelt by the unletter'd muse,...
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