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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, Volumes 1-2

John Francis Davis - 1851
...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 sty." The principal public festivals of China...
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Personal Memoirs of a Residence of Thirty Years with the Indian ..., Part 1842

Henry Rowe Schoolcraft - Indians of North America - 1851 - 703 pages
...for its prosperous manufactories, but which has long since verified the predictions of the bard— " That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labored mole away." Its location is on one of the beautiful and sparkling affluents of the Towasentha...
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith, with illustr. by J. Absolon [and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1851
...Teach him, that states of native strength possessed, Though very poor, may still be very blessed ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the laboured mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1851 - 134 pages
...Teach him, that states of native strength possessed, Though very poor, may still be very blessed ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the laboured mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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Studies from the English poets

George Frederick Graham - English literature - 1852 - 519 pages
...Teach him that states, of native strength possessed, 425 Though very poor, may still be very blessed ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the laboured mole away, While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky....
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Collins, Thomas Gray, and Oliver ...

Epes Sargent - English poetry - 1854 - 166 pages
...by his sinc.-iL' friend and admirer, JOSHUA REYNOLDS." Page 52, line 17. — " Dr. Johnson favored me * * by marking the lines which he furnished to...Goldsmith's Deserted Village, which are only the last four." — BOSWBLL. RETALIATION. Page 55—60. First published on the 18th of April, 1774, a fortnight after...
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The book of celebrated poems

Book - 1854
...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-dopendent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky. THE GRAVE. 'IT7HILST some...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Poetical works. Dramas. The vicar of Wakefield

Oliver Goldsmith - 1854
...Bothnia. Famlxunarca is a mountain near Quito. * "Dr. Johnson favoured me, at the same time, by marjung the lines which he furnished to Goldsmith's ' Deserted Village,' which are only the last four." — BOSWELI, by CBOEEU, p. 174. THE HAUNCH OF VENISON. A POETICAL EPISTLE T" LORD CLAR K. 1771. 'The...
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Beauties of the British Poets, with a Few Introd. Observations

George Croly (Rev., ed) - 1854
...Teach him, that states of native strength possessed, Though very poor, may still be very blessed ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the laboured mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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The National Magazine: Devoted to Literature, Art, and Religion, Volume 7

Abel Stevens, James Floy - 1855
...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 labor'd mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky....
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