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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, with beiogr. intr. by prof. [D ...

1869
...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 laboured mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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A Hand-book of English Literature Intended for the Use of High ..., Volume 1

Francis Henry Underwood - Authors, English - 1871 - 608 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 labored mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky....
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1872 - 231 pages
...him, that states of native strength possess'd. Though very poor, may still be very hless'd ; 1 aat trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away — While sell-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky. THE HAUNCH OP VENISON....
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Literature of the English Language: Comprising Representative Selections ...

Ephraim Hunt - American literature - 1872 - 640 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 labored mole away ; While self-dependent power can Time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky....
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1872 - 231 pages
...; 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 labourM mole away — While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the...
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Longer English poems, with notes, ed. by J.W. Hales

John Wesley Hales - 1872
...; Teach him, that states of native strength possest, 425 Tho" very poor, may still be very blest ; 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 Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

James Boswell, William Wallace - 1873 - 560 pages
...severity of torture was excrcised on the Earl of Athol, one of the murderers of King James Ь of Scotland. Dr. Johnson at the same time favoured me by marking...Village, which are only the last four : ' That trade's prond empire hnstes to swift decay, As ocean swceps the labour' d mole away ; While self-dependent...
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Encyclopaedia of English and American Poetry: From Caedmon and King Alfred's ...

Samuel Orchart Beeton - American poetry - 1873
...gain ; Teach him that states, of native strength possest, Though very poor, may still be very blest ; uel Orchart pow'r can time defy, As rocks resist tho billows and the sky. Goldsmith.— Born 1728, Died 1774. 920.—...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson

James Boswell - 1873 - 576 pages
...murderers of King James I. of Scotland. Dr. Johnson at the same time favoured me by marking the linee which he furnished to Goldsmith's Deserted Village, which are only the last four : • 'Hut trade's proud empire butes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away ; While...
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The Fifth Progressive Reader, Volume 5

Pádraig Ó Seaghdha - 1878
...clime; Aid slighted truth with thy persuasive strain ; f-/t Teach erring man to spurn the rage of gain ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labored mole away ,. - - ^ /if While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows...
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