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" For them no more the blazing hearth shall burn, Or busy housewife ply her evening care ; No children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climb his knees the envied kiss to share. Oft did the harvest to their sickle yield, Their furrow oft the stubborn... "
The grave, a poem. To which are added An elegy in a country church-yard, by ... - Page 27
by Robert Blair - 1804
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the english anthology

T AGERTON - 1794
...the envied kifs to fhare. Oft did the harveft to their fickle yield, 25 Their furrow oft the ftubborn glebe has broke; How jocund did they drive their team afield! How bow'd the woods beneath their fturdy flroke ! Let not Ambition mock their ufeful toil, Their homely joys, and deftiny obfcure; 30...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 10

English poetry - 1795
...the envied kif to lhare, Oft did the harveft to their fickle yield, Their furrow oft the ftubborn glebe has broke; How jocund did they drive their team afield! How bow'd the woods beneath their (lurdy ftrokH Let not ambition mock their ufeful toil, Their homely joys, and deftiny obfcure; Nor...
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The union: or Select Scots and English poems. To this edition are added ...

Scots poems - 1796
...the envied kifs to fhare. Oft did the Harveft to their fickle yield, Their furrow oft the ftubborn glebe has broke ; How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How bow'd the woods be neath their fturdy ftroke ! Let not ambition mock their ufeful toil, Their homely joy, and deftiny...
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Posies de Gray

Thomas Gray - 1797 - 173 pages
...baifer, objet de leur envie. Oft' did the harveft to their fickle yield, Their furrow oft' the itubborn glebe has broke; How jocund did they drive their team afield! How bow'd the woods beneath their fturdy ftroke! 28 Let no Ambition mock their ufeful toil, Their homely joys anddeftiny obfcure, Nor...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray: With the Life of the Author ...

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1798 - 84 pages
...broke ; t — — fqnilladi lontano CLe pais.'! giorno pianger, che fi muore. Dante, Purgat. 1. 8, How jocund did they drive their team afield! How bow'd the woods beneath their fturdy ftroke ! 18 Let not Ambition mock their ufefu! toil, Their homely ioys, and deftiny obfcure...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray LL.B., Late Professor of Modern Languages ...

Thomas Gray - 1799 - 186 pages
...housewife ply her evening-care: No children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climb his knees the envied kiss to share. Oft did the harvest to their...: How jocund did they drive their team afield! How bovv'd the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! Let not Ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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The rudiments of English grammar

T. Bowen - 1799
...the envied kifs to fhare. Oft did the harveft to their fickle yield ; Their furrow oft the ftubborn glebe has broke: How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How bow'd the woods beneath their fturdy flroke! Let not ambition mock their ufeful toil, Their homely joys and deftiny obfcure ; Nor...
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The Analytical Review, Or History of Literature, Domestic and ..., Volume 29

1799
...the envied kifs to ihare. * Oft did the harveft to the fickle yield, Their furrow oft the ftubborn glebe has broke : How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How bow'd the woods beneath their fturdy ttrokc '.' ' OtlXfTI TO 3f Otffff VlOVITVa 1O fu.'l) OtxiG' OfjLVow Kyv x...
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The British poetical miscellany

British poetical miscellany - 1805
...envy'd kil's to fhare. 24 • Oft did the harveft to their fickle yield, Their furrow oft the ftubborn glebe has broke ; How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How bow'd the woods beneath iheir fturdy ftroke ! Let not Ambition mock their ufeful toil, Their homely joys, and deftiny obfcure...
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The Beauties of the Poets:: Being a Collection of Moral and Sacred Poetry ...

English poetry - 1800 - 304 pages
...housewife ply her ev'ning care; No children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climb his knees, the envied kiss to share. Oft did the harvest to their...smile, The short and simple annals of the poor. The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, : : And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gaves Await alike...
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