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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 National Fifth Reader: Containing a Complete and Practical Treatise on ...

Richard Green Parker - Readers, American - 1873 - 581 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 life of Samuel Johnson ... together with A journal of a tour to the ...

James Boswell - 1874
...severity of torture was exercised on the Earl of Athol, one of the murderers of King James I. of Scotland. Dr. Johnson at the same time favoured me by marking...Goldsmith's " Deserted Village," which are only the four last : " That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away...
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Extending Reciprocal Trade Agreement Act: Hearings Before the Committee on ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Finance - Reciprocity - 1937
...gain ; Teach him that states of native strength possest, Tho' 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 def//. As rocks resint the billows and the Ľkii." — Goldsmith, "The...
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Preromanticism

Marshall Brown - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 500 pages
...Johnson read the poem along some such lines. For here is Johnson's conclusion to The Deserted Village: 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 sky. (lines 427-30) Since Johnson's...
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Oliver Goldsmith: The Critical Heritage

G. S. Rousseau - Reference - 1995 - 385 pages
...of gain ; Teach him that states of native strength possest; Tho'very poor, may still be very blest; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As...labour'd mole away; While self-dependent power can rime defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky.' England is certainly not so inhospitable to poetry...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...gain; Teach him that states of native strength possessed, 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 sky....
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Landscape, Liberty and Authority: Poetry, Criticism and Politics from ...

Tim Fulford - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 272 pages
...a stop to Goldsmith's increasingly desperate pursuit of the poetic muse through a ruined landscape: '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 sky' (lines 427-30; Goldsmith,...
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Anxious Allegiances: Legitimizing Identity in the Early Canadian Long Poem

C. Mazoff - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 174 pages
...of gain; Teach him that states of native strength possest, Tho' very poor, may still be very blest; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away. (424-8) How odd then, that Gary's poem, incorporating Goldsmith's example, portrays the process of...
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Verse in English from Eighteenth-century Ireland

Andrew Carpenter - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 623 pages
...of gain; Teach him, that states of native strength possest, Tho' very poor, may still be very blest; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole' 2 away; While self dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky. 250 30....
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Verse in English from Eighteenth-century Ireland

Andrew Carpenter - Poetry - 1998 - 623 pages
...of gain; Teach him, that states of native strength possest, Tho' very poor, may still be very blest; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole32 away; While self dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky. 250...
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