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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 Poetical Works: Of Thomas Gray, ... with Some Account of His Life and ...

Thomas Gray - 1800 - 223 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...yield, Their furrow oft the stubborn glebe has broke: Let not Ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely joys, and destiny obscure; Nor Grandeur hear...
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The temple of Apollo, being a selection of the best poems, from the most ...

Apollo - 1800
...the envied kifs to ifhare. Oft did the harveft to their fickle yield, Their furrow oft the 1'tubborn glebe has broke ; How jocund did they drive their team a-field! How bow'd the woods beneath their fturdy lirokc ? Let not ambition mock their ufefnl toil, Their homely joys, and deftiny obfcure; Nor...
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Young. Churchill. Lloyd. Falconer. Thomson

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...the envied kifs to fliarc. Oft did the han-ell to their fickle yield, Their furrow oft the (tubborn glebe has broke ! How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How Ixw'd the woods beneath their fturdy drake l Let not ambition mock their ufeful toil, Their homely...
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Poetry Explained for the Use of Young People

Richard Lovell Edgeworth - English poetry - 1802 - 115 pages
...readers will consult a dictionary, for the meaning of such words as they do wot clearly understand. " Oft did the harvest to their sickle yield, Their furrow...glebe has broke; Ho"W jocund did they drive their team a field ! How bovv'd the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! Thefe three last stanzas point out the...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1804 - 207 pages
...winds " His small but sullen horn." 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 power, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th'...
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The speaker, or Miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield - 1804
...children run to lisp their sire's return , Jj DESCRIPTIVE PIECES. Book vij. 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 gave, Await alike...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ..., Volume 8

Great Britain - 1804
...knees the envied kifs to ihare. Oft diJ the harvett to their fickle yield, Their furrow oft the ftubbum glebe has broke ! How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How bow'd the woods beneath their llurdy ftrokc Let not ambition mock their ufeful toil, Their homely joys, and deftmy obfcure } Nor...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ..., Volume 7

Great Britain - 1804
...the envied kifs to fhare. Oft did the harvefl 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 ilroke ! * — " frjttillaat lonlaito Ce faia Ч ficria fiangcr, cle ft muere." DaBtc. Purgat....
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ...

E. Tomkins - Didactic poetry, English - 1804 - 256 pages
...housewife ply her evening care ; No children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climh his knee the envied kiss to share. Oft did the harvest to their sickle yield, Their furrow oft the stuhhorn glehe has hroke; How jocund did they drive their team a-field ! How how'd the woods heneath...
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The Speaker, Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1805 - 394 pages
...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 flurdy ftroke ! Let not ambition mock their ufeful toil, Thejr homely joys and deftiny obfcure; Nor...
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