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" Forbade to wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on mankind ; The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To quench the blushes of ingenuous shame, Or heap the shrine of Luxury and Pride With incense kindled at the Muse's... "
North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ... - Page 127
by David Bates Tower, Cornelius Walker - 1855 - 426 pages
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...Forbade to wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on mankind ; The Etrugglmg . Iror.i the madding crowd's ignoble strife Thiiir sober wishes never learned to stray ; Along the cool...
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Obras poeticas de D. Leonor d'Almeida Portugal Lorena e Lencastre ..., Volume 4

1844
...crimes conGn'd ; Forbad to wade thro' flaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on tnankind ; The struggling pangs of conscious Truth to hide, To...Luxury and Pride With incense kindled at the Muse's liame, Far from the madding crowTs ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray; Along...
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The rhetorical reader, consisting of choice specimens of oratorical ...

John Hall Hindmarsh - 1845 - 80 pages
...of me'rcy/ on manki'nd ; The struggling pan'gs/ of conscious truth/ to hid'e To quench the blus hes/ of ingenuous sh'ame ; Or heap the shrine of lux'ury/...wishes/ never learned to st'ray ; Along the co'ol/ seques'tered-vale of 1'ife They kept the noiseless te'nor/ of their wa'y. Yet even the'se bo'nes, (from...
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Aids to English Composition, Prepared for Students of All Grades: Embracing ...

Richard Green Parker - English language - 1845 - 429 pages
...confined ; — Forbade to wade through slaughter to a throne. And shut the gates of mercy on mankind : The struggling pangs of conscious Truth to hide, To...incense kindled at the muse's flame. Far from the maddening crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learnt to stray : Along the cool, sequestered...
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Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

Thomas Gray - Death - 1845 - 11 pages
...confin'd ; Forbad to wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on mankind. XVIII. The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide ;...and Pride, With incense kindled at the Muse's flame. :'•- :-E".V YOFK XIX. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on mankind ; The struggling pangs5 of conscious truth to hide, To quench the blushes...and pride With incense kindled at the muse's flame. 1 Rage — ardour, enthusiasm. This use of the word was once common. Thus Pope:— " So just thy skill,...
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Prentice Alvin: The Tales of Alvin Maker

Orson Scott Card - Fiction - 2009 - 352 pages
...no one else could hear. Again the words of Gray's Elegy played out in her mind. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife. Their sober wishes never learned...vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Poor Alvin. When I'm done with you, there'll be no cool sequestered vale. You'll look back on...
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The Myth of the Madding Crowd

Clark McPhail - Psychology - 265 pages
...specifying in any coherent fashion the referent of their theoretical labors. Prologue Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learned...cool sequestered vale of life They kept the noiseless tenour of their way. ("Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard," Thomas Gray 1750) The first lines of...
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Best Remembered Poems

Martin Gardner - Poetry - 1992 - 210 pages
...crimes confined; Forhade to wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on mankind, The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To...and Pride With incense kindled at the Muse's flame. Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet ev'n these...
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Cultural Capital: The Problem of Literary Canon Formation

John Guillory - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 392 pages
...crimes confin'd; Forbade to wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on mankind, The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To...flame. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless...
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