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" Near yonder copse, where once the garden smiled, And still where many a garden -flower grows wild; There, where a few torn shrubs the place disclose, The village preacher's modest mansion rose. A man he was to all the country dear, And passing rich with... "
Walks Through Bath: Describing Every Thing Worthy of Interest, Including ... - Page 144
by Pierce Egan - 1819 - 329 pages
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Œuvres, Volume 6

Jacques Delille - French literature - 1800
...The village preacher's modest mansion rose. A man he was, to all the country dear, Andpassing rich with forty pounds a year; Remote from towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had chang'd or wish'd to change his place; Unskilful he to fawn, or seck for pow'r; By doctrines fashion'd...
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The temple of Apollo, being a selection of the best poems, from the most ...

Apollo - 1800
...modeft manfion rofe. A man he was, to all the country dear, And paffing rich with forty pounds a-year ; Remote from towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had chang'd, nor wifh'dto change his place; Unfkilful he to fawn, or feek for power, By doctrines fafhion'd to the varying...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: With an Account of His Life ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1803 - 148 pages
...There, where a few torn shrubs the place disclose, The village preacher's modest mansion rose. A man he was to all the country dear, And passing rich...change his place ; Unskilful he to fawn, or seek for power, By doctrines fashion 'd to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize,...
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Select works of Oliver Goldsmith, Containing i. The vicar of Wakefield, ii ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1803
...difclofe, The village preacher's mod eft manfion rofe. A man- he was to all the country dear, And paffing rich with forty pounds a year; Remote from towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had chang'd, nor wifh d to change, his place; Unfkilful he to fawn, or feek for power, By doctrines fafhion'd to the...
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Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell

Oliver Goldsmith - 1804 - 68 pages
...There, where a few torn shrubs the place disclose, The village preacher's modest mansion rose. A man he was to all the country dear, And passing rich,...Remote from towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had changed, nor wish'd to change his place ; Unskilful he to fawn, or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd...
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The Speaker Or Miscellaneous Pieces Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1804 - 376 pages
...There where a few torn shrubs the place disclose) The village preacher's modest mansion rose. A man he was, to all the country dear, And passing rich with forty pounds a year: Rcmoie fr .m towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er hal chang'd, nor wish'd to change ti place : Unpractis'd...
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ...

E. Tomkins - Didactic poetry, English - 1804 - 256 pages
...There, where a few torn shruhs the place disclose, The village preacher's modest mansion rose. A man he was, to all the country dear, And passing rich with forty pounds a-year; Remote from towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had chang'd, nor wish'd to change his place;...
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The Speaker, Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1805 - 394 pages
...difclofe> The village preacher's modeft manikin rob. A man he was, to all the country dear, And pafling rich with forty pounds a year; Remote from towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had chang'd, nor wifh'd to change his place ; Unpra&is'd he to fawn, or feek for pow'r. By doftrines fafhion'd to the...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1805 - 148 pages
...There, where a few torn shrubs the place disclose, The village preacher's modest mansion rose. A man he was to all the country dear. And passing rich with forty pounds a year ; Romote from towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had chang'd, nor wish'd to change his place ; Unskilful...
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The Beauties of the Poets: Being a Collection of Moral and Sacred Poetry

Poetry - 1806 - 304 pages
...There, where a few torn shrubs the place disclose, The village preacher's modest mansion rose, A man he was, to all the country dear, And passing rich...change his place ; Unskilful he to fawn, or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize,...
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