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" I would rather sleep in the southern corner of a little country churchyard, than in the tomb of the Capulets. "
Edmund Burke of Beaconsfield - Page 162
by Elizabeth R. Lambert - 2003 - 212 pages
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal

Books - 1824
...mean Milton's II Penseroso, was composed in the longresounding aisle of a mouldering cloister or ivy'd abbey. Yet after all, do you know that I would rather sleep in the southern corner of a little country church -yard than in the tomb of the Capulets. I should like, however, that my dust should mingle with...
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The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending an Impartial Account of His Literary ...

Robert Bisset - 1800
...Milton's II Penseroso, was composed in; the long resounding isle of a mouldering cloister or ivy'd abbey. Yet after all, do you know that I would rather...that my dust should mingle with kindred dust. The gcod old expression, " Family burying-ground," has something pleasing in it, at least to me. I am glad...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 33

England - 1833
...Milton's 11 Penseroso, was composed in the long resounding aisle of a mouldering cloister or ivyed abbey. Yet, after all, do you know that I would rather...country churchyard, than in the tomb of the Capulets ? 1 should like, however, that my dust should mingle with kindred dust. The good old expression, 'family...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 46

1845
...glories of Westminster Abbey, Mr. Burke declared that he would rather sleep "in the southern comer of a little country churchyard" than in the tomb of the Capulets; that his dust might mingle with the ashes of his kindred. The family burying ground, he said, had something...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 22; Volume 40

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Josiah Conder, Thomas Price, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - English literature - 1824
...Milton's II Penseroso, was composed in the long-resounding aisle of a mouldering cloister or ivy'd abbey. Yet after all, do you know that I would rather...southern corner of a little country church-yard, than in tliu tomb of the Capulets. I should like, however, that my dust should mingle with kindred The good...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th], Volume 22

1824
...Milton's II Penseroso, was composed in the long-resounding aisle of a mouldering cloister or ivy'd abbey. Yet after all, do you know that I would rather...southern corner of a little country church-yard,, than m the tomb of the CapuLets. 1 should like, however, that my dust should mingle with kindred dust. The...
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Laconics: Or Instructive Miscellanies, Selected from the Best Authors ...

A general reader - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1827 - 188 pages
...Milton's II Penseroso, was composed in the long resounding aisle of a mouldering cloister or ivy'd abbey. Yet after all, do you know that I would rather sleep in the southern corner of a little country church yard, than in the tomb of the Capulets. I should like, however, that my dust should mingle with...
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Reminiscences of Charles Butler ...

Charles Butler - 1827
...better without the " conductors ? " In another place, speaking of Westminster Abbey, he says: — " I would rather sleep in the " southern corner of a little country church" yard, than in the tomb of the Capulets. I " should like, however, that my dust should " mingle...
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The Freemasons' Quarterly Review, and General Assurance Advocate

1849
...and fifty present. ' ' Death is the 'tark trance between time and eternity." THK FAMILY BURIAL GROUND —Yet. after all, do you know, that I would rather sleep in thcsouthern corner of a little cnuntry churchyard than in the tomb of the I'apu lets. I should like,...
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The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany

Asia - 1844
...while speaking with enthusiasm of the solemn glories or Westminster Abbey, Mr. Rurke declared that he would rather sleep " in the southern corner of a little...country churchyard" than in the tomb of the Capulets ; that Ms dust might mingle with the ashes of hu kindred. The family burying-ground, be said, bad something...
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