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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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Poëmes ou morceaux détachés de differens auteurs anglais, traduits en vers ...

Albin-Joseph-Ulpien Hennet - English poetry - 1806
...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...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 Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 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 power, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th'...
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Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins

E Tomkins - 1806
...their sire's return. Or climb his knee the envied kiss to share. Oft did the harvest to their-sickle yield, Their furrow oft the stubborn glebe has broke;...bow'd the woods beneath their sturdy stroke! Let not amhition mock their useful toil, Their homely joys, and desliny ohscure; Nor Grandeur hear with a disdainful...
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Poétique anglaise, Volume 3

Albin Joseph U. Hennet - 1806
...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...glebe has broke: How jocund did they drive their team afiekl! How bow'd the woods beneath their sturdy stroke! Let not ambition mock their useful rtoil ,...
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
...ply her ev'ning care ; No children run to lisp their sire's return, . Or climb his knees the envy'd kiss to share. Oft did the harvest to their sickle yield, Their furrow oft the stubborn E»k>be has broke; How jocund did they drive their team afield! How bow'd the woods beneath their sturdy...
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The Works of Thomas Gray: Containing His Poems, and Correspondence ..., Volume 1

Thomas Gray - 1807
...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...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 - Elocution - 1808 - 400 pages
...her evening care.i . „ ,, . No children run to lisp their sire's r.eturn, Or climb his knees the envied kiss to share^ -.'.'' ^ Oft did the harvest...their sickle yield, Their furrow oft the stubborn .gltbe has broke : How jocund did they drive, their team afiuld ! How bow'd the woods beneath their...
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The muses' bower, embellished with the beauties of English poetry, Volume 3

English poetry - English poetry - 1809
...housewife ply her evening care : No children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climb hi* 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 ajrle th'...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2

British poets - English poetry - 1809
...ply her ev'ning care ; i No children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climb his knees the envy'd kiss to share. Oft did the harvest to their sickle...smile The short and simple annals of the poor. The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beanty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th'...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...housewife ply her evening care ; Nor children run to lisp their sire's return, Or climb his knees the `T _ U zh{ R el )z9f ( (. W 1C38 ͟ v y 6 > \ teams afield! How bo'w'd the w-oods beneath their sturdy stroke ; Let not ambition mock their useful...
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