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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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The pulpit; or, A biographical and literary account of eminent ..., Volume 1

Garnet Terry - 1809
...in die vicarage he now holds ; unwilling, as .•;.:'• :, . ..I ,j :n':.', 'j. - : \..- . • : f Unskilful he to fawn or seek for pow'r, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour !* '•';• ' Perhaps,' observes Mr. Robinson, in the Preface to his Scripture Characters, ' after...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...'JTkTe, where a few torn shr ubs the place .1 it-close "The village preacher's modest mansion rose. A man Pփ- a-ycar ; Remote from towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had chang'd, nor wi^h'd to chnu'j.0, hi...
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith, with the life of the author ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1809
...modeft manfion rofe : A man he was to all the country dear, And patting 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 : Unfldlful he to fawn, or feek for power, By doctrines falhion'd to the...
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The beauties of the poets: a collection of moral and sacred poetry, compiled ...

Thomas Janes - 1810
...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 fashiou'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learu'd to prize,...
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Smart, Wilkie, P. Whitehead, Fawkes, Lovibond, Harte, Langhorne, Goldsmith ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...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...race, Nor e'er had chang'd, nor wish'd to change, hi* Unskilful he to fawn, or seek for pow'r, [place; By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour; Far...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 16

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810 - 782 pages
...There, where a few torn shrubs the place disclose, Tin- village preacher's modest mansion row. A man he was to all the country dear, And passing rich with...Remote from towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had cbang'd, nor wish'd to change, bit Unskilful lie to fawn, or seek for pow'r, [place; By doctrines fashion'd...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.

Oliver Goldsmith - 1812
...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...towns he ran his godly race, Nor e'er had chang'd, nor wish'dto change his place; Unskilful he to fawn, or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith ...: To which is Prefixed an Account ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1813 - 107 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 ; Par other aims his heart had learn 'd to...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 83, Part 1; Volume 113

Early English newspapers - 1813
...thirty years has this able Divine continued to minister in the vicarage he now holds ; unwilling, as ' Unskilful he to fawn or seek for pow'r, By doctrines fashion'd to the vary ing hour !' ' Perhaps,' observes Mr. Robinson, in the Preface to his Scripture Characters* ' after...
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Elegant poems. Pope's Essay on man, Blair's Grave, Gray's Elegy, Goldsmith's ...

Elegant poems - 1814
...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...Nor e'er had chang'd, nor wish'd to change his place s Unskilful he to fawn, or seek for power, By doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims...
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