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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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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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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...the cool sequestered vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet even these bones tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, epelt by the unlettered mua«, The place of fame and elegy...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...the cool sequestered vale of life They kept tho noiseless tenor of their way. Yet eron these bones peering tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the unlettered muse The place of fame...
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Obras poeticas de d. Leonor d'Almeida Portugal Lorena e Lencastre, marqueza ...

Leonor de Almeida Portugal Lorena e Lencastre Alorna (Marquesa de) - 1844
...the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet ev'n these bones from insult to protect Some frail memorial still erected...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...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...the cool sequestered vale of life, They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet even these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculptures deckt, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by th' unlettered...
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The Poetical Works of Collins, Gray, and Beattie: With a Memoir of Each

William Collins - English poetry - 1844 - 308 pages
...scquester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yetev'n these hones from ;nsult to protect Some frail memorial still erected nigh. With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing trihute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt hy th' nnletterM man....
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The Poetical Works of Collins, Gray, and Beattie: With a Memoir of Each

William Collins - English poetry - 1844 - 308 pages
...scquester'd vale of life -i rThey kept the noiseless tenor of their way. J Ye* ev'n these bones from *nsult to protect Some frail memorial still erected nigh. With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by th" imletter'd muse....
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Aids to English Composition, Prepared for Students of All Grades: Embracing ...

Richard Green Parker - English language - 1845 - 429 pages
...the cool, sequestered vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet even these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial, still...and shapeless sculpture decked, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their names, their years, spelled by the unlettered Muse, The place of fume and...
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Encyclopędia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 21

Encyclopaedia - 1845
...buth. Boyle. Works, vol. ii. p. £'78. Of the Style of I lie Holy Scripture*. Vet 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. Gray. Elegy written in a Country Church-yard, INSUIT....
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Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

Thomas Gray - Death - 1845 - 11 pages
...cool, sequester'd vale of life, They kept the noiseless tenour of their way. XX. 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. XXI. Their name, their years, spelt by th' unletter'd...
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