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" How sleep the Brave who sink to rest By all their country's wishes blest! When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck their hallowed mould, She there shall dress a sweeter sod Than Fancy's feet have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung;... "
Elegant extracts in poetry - Page 790
by Elegant extracts - 1816
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Sabrinae corolla in hortulis regiae scholae Salopiensis contextuerunt tres ...

Shrewsbury (England). Royal School - English poetry - 1801 - 328 pages
...Laeta parum irons est ; hanc tegat apta salix. The Sleep of t he Brave. How sleep the brave, who sink to rest By all their country's wishes blest ? When...rung ; By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; And Freedom shall awhile repair,...
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Excursions from Bath

Richard Warner - Bath (England) - 1801 - 346 pages
...wishes blest? " When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, " Returns to deck their hallowed mould, " She then shall dress a sweeter sod " Than Fancy's feet have...rung ; " By forms unseen their dirge is sung; " There Honour comes, a pilgrim grey, " To bless the turf that wraps their clay; " And Freedom shall awhile...
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The Poetical Works of Mr. William Collins

William Collins - Fore-edge paintings - 1802 - 124 pages
...country's wishes blest ! When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck their hallow'd mold, She there shall dress a sweeter sod, Than Fancy's...rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung : There Honour conies, a pilgrim grey, To bless the turf that wraps their clay, And Freedom shall awhile repair,...
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The Poetical Works of Mr. William Collins

William Collins - Fore-edge paintings - 1802 - 124 pages
...country's wishes blest ! When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck their hallow'd mold, She there shall dress a sweeter sod, Than Fancy's...rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung : There Honour comes, a pilgrim grey, To bless the turf that wraps their clay, And Freedom shall awhile repair,...
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The life of general de Zieten, tr. by B. Beresford, Volume 2

Luise Johanne L. von Blumenthal - 1803
...THEIR COUNTRY'S WISHES BLEST! * WHEN SPRING WITH DEWY FINGERS COLD, RETURNS TO DECK THEIR HALI.Ow'c MOULD, SHE THERE SHALL DRESS A SWEETER SOD, THAN FANCY'S...THEIR KNELL IS RUNG, BY FORMS UNSEEN THEIR DIRGE IS SiINO J THERE HONOUR COMES, A PILGRIM GIIEY, TO BLESS THE TURF THAT WRAPS THEIR CLAY, AND FREEDOM SHALL...
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The Poetical Works of William Collins

William Collins - English poetry - 1804 - 144 pages
...from ev'ry future view. ODE, WRITTEN IN THE BEGINNING OF THE YEAR 1746. ilow sleep the brave, who sink to rest, By all their country's wishes blest ! When...rung; By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; And Freedom shall a while repair,...
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The poetical works of William Collins, with the comm. of Langhorne. To which ...

William Collins - 1804
...their country's wishes blest ! When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck their hallow M mould, She there shall dress a sweeter sod Than Fancy's...is rung; By forms unseen their dirge is sung; There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; And Freedom shall a while repair,...
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The Poetical Works ...: With the Life of the Author

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1805 - 132 pages
...tale, And bid her shepherds weep. ODE VI. •WRITTEN IN THE YEAR 1746. HOW sleep the brave, who sink to rest By all their country's wishes blest ? When...rung ; By forms unseen their dirge is sung : There Honour comes, a pilgrim grey, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; And Freedom shall a while repair...
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
...BEGINNING OF THE YEAR 1746, sleep the brave, who sink to rest, By all their Country's wishes bleat 1 When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck...a sweeter sod Than Fancy's feet have ever trod. By fair)' hands their knell is rang ; By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honour comes, a pilgrim...
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The Balance, and Columbian Repository, Volume 3

Columbia County (N.Y.) - 1804
...their country's wishes blest ! When spring with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck their hallow 'd mould, She there shall dress a sweeter sod, Than Fancy's...their dirge is sung ; There Honor comes, a pilgrim grey, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; And freedom shall a while repair To dwell a weeping...
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