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" With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture decked, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the unlettered muse, The place of fame and elegy supply; And many a holy text around she strews, That teach the rustic moralist... "
The grave, a poem. To which are added An elegy in a country church-yard, by ... - Page 29
by Robert Blair - 1804
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Beauties of Poetry: Consisting of Elegant Selections from the Works of Pope ...

English poetry - 1814 - 300 pages
...from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, AVith uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the unletter'd Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; And many a holy text around she strews, That...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1814 - 407 pages
...bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt bj th' unklterM muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; And many a holy text around she strews,...
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Rights of God Written for the Benefit of Man: Or, the Impartiality of ...

Thomas Branagan - Charity - 1815 - 360 pages
...bones from insult to protect Some frail memorial still erected nigh. With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd. Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by th'unleiter•tl muse, The place of fame and elegy supply; And many a holy text around she strews,...
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The poems, with critical notes; a life of the author; and an essay on his ...

Thomas Gray, John Mitford - 1816
...nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. 80 Their name, their years, spelt by th' unletter'd Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply : VARIATIONS. Ver. 82. Ekgy] Epitaph, Ms. M. NOTES. " Hark ! how the sacred calm, that breathes around,...
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An excursion to Windsor, in July 1810. Also A sail down the river Medway ...

John Evans - 1817
...unadorned memorials of the dead : — Their name, their years, spelt by the unletter'd muse, The plaoc of Fame and Elegy supply ; And many a holy text around...she strews, That teach THE RUSTIC MORALIST to die ! — This church-yard contained the ashes of the poet Gray (the author of these exquisite lines) ,...
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Mercure de France

1817
...mémorial still erecled nigh, ^V~ith iuicoui.il rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd Implores thé passiug tribute of a sigh. - - ; . Their name , their years , spelt by th' unletter'd muse The place of famé and elegy snpply ; And many a hôly test around she strews 1 liai, teach thé rustic moralist...
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ...

Elizabeth Tomkins - English poetry - 1817 - 260 pages
...protect Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With unconth rhymes and shapeless sculpture dvck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the unletter'd Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply : And many a holy text around she strews, That...
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The Imperial magazine; or, Compendium of religious, moral ..., Volume 11

1829
...the passing tribute of a sigh. " Their names, their years, spelt by th' unlettered Muse, The pliice of fame and elegy supply, And many a holy text around she strews. To reach the rustic moralist to die." Gaiy, THROUGH whatever medium we regard death, never does it...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott (teacher, Edinburgh.) - Elocution - 1819 - 360 pages
...memorial still erected nigh, .With uncotth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the pasting tribute of a sigh. T"heir name, their years, spelt...holy text around she strews, That teach the rustic moralists to die. For who, to dumb "forgelfulness a prey, This pleasing, anxious being e'er resign'd,...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Children's stories - 1820 - 407 pages
...bones from intuit to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigli, Withuncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. The'ir name, their year*, spelt by the unleller'd muse, The pla"e of fame and elt-gy supply ; And many a holy text around...
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