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" Ye Smiles and Jests still hover round, This is Mirth's consecrated ground; Here lived the laughter-loving dame, A matchless actress, Clive her name. The comic Muse with her retired, And shed a tear when she expired. "
Bentley's Miscellany - Page 154
1839
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London, by David Hughson

Edward Pugh - 1809
...inscription: Ye Smiles and Jests still hover round; This is Mirth's consecrated ground: Here liv'd the laughter-loving dame, A matchless actress, CLIVE her name. The Comic Muse with her retir'd, And shed a tear when she cxpir'd. H. WALPOLE. STRAWBERRY HILL, the admired villa of the late...
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London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British ..., Volume 6

David Hughson - London (England) - 1809
...inscription : Ye Smiles and Jests still borer round ; This is Mirth's consecrated ground : Here li?'d the laughter-loving dame, A matchless actress, CLIVE her name. The Comic Muse with her retir'd, And shed a tear when she expir'd. H. WALPOLE. This house adjoins the wood belonging to Strawberry...
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The ambulator; or, The stranger's companion in a tour round London ...

John Bew - 1820
...Jests, still hover round ; This is Mirth's consecrated ground : Here liv'd the lat,ff l,ter-loving dame, A matchless actress, CLIVE her name, The Comic Muse with her retir'd, And shed a tear when she expir'd. HW This house adjoins to the wood belonging to Strawberry...
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The New monthly magazine and universal register. [Continued as ..., Volume 51

...is mirth's consecrated ground ; Here lived the laughter-loving dame, A matchless actress, Olive by name ! The Comic Muse with her retired. And shed a tear when she expired." * The next item in the " Leaves " is a very curious and interesting memoir of Smith — an actor who,...
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The steam-boat companion, from Queenhithe to Richmond, and on to Hampton ...

Steam boat companion - 1824
...inscription. " Ye smiles and jests, still hover round; This is mirth's consecrated ground : Here liv'd the laughter-loving dame, A matchless actress, Clive her name. The Comic Muse with her retir'd, And shwl a tear wheu she expii'd. This house adjoins the wood belonging to Strawberry-Hill,...
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Annual Register, Volume 33

Edmund Burke - History - 1824
...Horace Walpole. YE smiles and jests still hover round, This is Mirth's consecrated ground! Here liv'd the laughter-loving dame, — • A matchless actress, CLIVE her name. The comic muse with her relir'd, And shed a tear when she expir'd. H. W; To Mr. Horace Walpole. On Ms inscription on an urn,...
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Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country, Volume 62

1860
...and to divert the time.' Ye smiles and jests still hover round, This is mirth's consecrated ground ; Here lived the laughter-loving dame, A matchless actress,...with her retired, And shed a tear when she expired. After Mrs. Clive's death they Were inscribed on an urn erected to her memory by Walpole. Mrs. Clive...
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The Life of Mrs. Jordan: Including Original Private Correspondence ..., Volume 1

James Boaden - Actors - 1831 - 368 pages
...illustration, in justice to the modern Thalia. Horace Walpole's point is thus conveyed : " Here liv'd the laughter-loving dame — A matchless actress, CLIVE her name ; The Comic Muse with her retir'd, And shed a tear when she expir'd." Peter Pindar replies to the HORACE, of Strawberry Hill,...
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Graphic illustrations of the life and times of Samuel Johnson

1837
...from his own pen : — " Ye smiles and jests, still hover round ! This is Mirth's consecrated ground : Here lived the laughter-loving dame, A matchless actress, CLIVE her name ; The Comic Muse with her retir'd, And shed a tear when she expir'dl" ._ ч?-.: -it •.. -hf \ ,Si^s..t. T*F.. ^ THE...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 4

1839
...little plaything house that I have got out of this Chevenix's shop, and is the prettiest bauble you ever saw. It is set in enamelled meadows, with filigree...their cleverness. The tides flow up no further than Teddinglon, and therefore, said they, the derivation of the word is obvious, " Tide-ending-town —...
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