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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ... - Page 6
by James Boswell - 1807
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Miscellaneous poems. The good ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1825
...gain ; Teach him, that states of native strength possest, Though very poor, may still be very blest ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour d mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1825 - 244 pages
...gain ; Teach him that states, of native strength possett, Though very poor, may still be very blest ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour' d mole away ; While self-dependent pow'r can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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Elegant Extracts: Consisting of larger poems

English poetry - 1826
...Teach him, that states of native strength possess'd, Though very poor, may still be very bless'd ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As...sweeps the labour'd mole away ; While self-dependent pow'r can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky. Goldsmith. THE HERMIT OP WARKWORTH, A...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His Studies ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1827 - 580 pages
...murderers of Xing James I. of Scotland.* Dr. Johnson at the same time favoured me by marking the Unes warmly maintained that they might, " For why (he urged)...as well as those who deserve them less ?" I said, Ал ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away : Vr hile self-dependent power can time defy. As rocks resist...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...gain ; Teach him, that states of native strength possest, Though very poor, may still be very blest ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the Inborn M mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 527 pages
...gain ; 'each him, that states of native strength poswft, hough very poor, may still be very blest; . 6 6 6 6>5Z6 / labour1 d mole away ; \Vbue self-dependent power can time defy, As rodu resist the billows and the...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Including a Journal of a Tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1833
...of torture was exercised on the Earl of Athol, one of the murderers of King James I. of Scotland5. Dr. Johnson at the same time favoured me by marking...the last four: " That trade's proud empire hastes to swiA decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away: While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Including a Journal of a Tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1835
...of torture was exercised on the Earl of Athol, one of the murderers of King James I. of Scotland5. inted to be paid me at Michaelmas I have not received, prond empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the laboured mole away: While self-dependent power...
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The Chinese

sir John Francis Davis (1st bart.) - 1836
...be dictated by a sentiment analogous to that which is conveyed in four of Goldsmith's lines : — " That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As...sweeps the labour'd mole away ; While self-dependent states can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky." The principal public festivals of China,...
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The Chinese: A General Description of the Empire of China and Its ..., Volume 1

Sir John Francis Davis - China - 1836
...to be dictated by a sentiment analogous to that which is conveyed in four of Goldsmith's lines : — "That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away ; While idMependent ttstct can time defy, Ai rucki reģiitt the billowi and the Ay." The principal public festivals...
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