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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 Chinese: A General Description of the Empire of China and Its ..., Volume 1

John Francis Davis - China - 1836 - 459 pages
...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 laboured mole away ; While self-dependent states can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837
...gain ; Teach him that states, of native strength posscst, Though very poor, may still be very blest ; 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. FROM THE TRAVELLER. EV'N now, where Alpine...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: Including a ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1837
...self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky. (l-> (1) [ " Dr. Johnson favoured me by marking the lines which he furnished to Goldsmith's ' Deserted Village,' which arc only the four last." — BOSWXLL, vol. ii. p. 309, edit. 1835.] THE HAUNCH OF VENISON. POETICAL...
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The life of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: from a variety of original sources

Sir James Prior - Authors, English - 1837
...it over while preparing for the press, conceived they furnished a more appropriate termination— " That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole awav : While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky." See Boswell,...
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The Book of Gems: The Poets and Artists of Great Britain, Volume 1; Volume 3

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837 - 304 pages
...native strength posscst, Though very poor, may still be very blest; That trade's proud empire liastes 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 sky. PROM THE TRAVELLER. EV'N now, where Alpine...
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The Life of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: From a Variety of Original ..., Volume 2

Sir James Prior - Authors, English - 1837
...it over while preparing for the press, conceived they furnished a more appropriate termination — " That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labourM mole away : While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky."...
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The Chinese: A General Description of China and Its Inhabitants

John Francis Davis - China - 1840 - 383 pages
...dictated - by a sentiment analogous to that which i* conveyed in four of Goldsmith's lines : — " That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decayť...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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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...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 ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away ; While self-dependant pow'r can Time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky. SAMUEL JOHNSON. 1709-1784....
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Lectures on Colonization and Colonies: Delivered Before the University of ...

Herman Merivale - Colonies - 1841 - 329 pages
...practical doctrines which his beautiful verses have sometimes been dragged in to illustrate : — " Trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away ; While self-supported power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky." And these views are so...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 118 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 labour' d mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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