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" HAPPY the man, whose wish and care A few paternal acres bound, Content to breathe his native air, In his own ground. Whose herds with milk, whose fields with bread, Whose flocks supply him with attire ; Whose trees in summer yield him shade, In winter... "
Introduction to the English Reader, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and ... - Page 138
by Lindley Murray - 1816 - 166 pages
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1760
...afide all thoughts of that nature. VOL. I. L * ODE on SOLITUDE", HAPPY the man, whofe wifh and car? A few paternal acres bound, Content to breathe his native air, In his own ground. Whofe herds with milk, whofe fields with bread, Whofe flocks fupply him with attire, Whofe trees in...
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The Dunciad, in four books

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1770
...life, and in the fame employments of it. . i" . :•> . Happy the man, whofe wifh and care - • _. A few paternal acres bound, . - , Content to breathe his native air In his own ground. Whofe herds with milk, whofe fields with bread, Whofe flocks fupply him with attire, Whofe trees in...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 32

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...ODE ON SOLITUDE. Written when the Author was about Twelve Years old. T "f APPY the man, whofe wifh and care •*- -^ A few paternal acres bound, Content...to breathe his native air, • . In his own ground. Whofe herds with milk, whofe fields with bread, 5 Whofe flocks fupply him with attire, Whofe trees...
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Poems on various occasions: Consisting of original pieces, and translations ...

Samuel Rogers - 1782 - 340 pages
...figh For what he leaves—nor feais to die. i POPE's ODE ON SOLITUDE. T TAPPY the man, whofe wifti and care *"* A few paternal acres bound, Content to breathe his native air In his own ground. Whofe herds with milk, whofe fields with bread, Whofe flocks fupply him with attire; Whofe trees in...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. in Six Volumes Complete: Letters

Alexander Pope - 1788
...continued in my pillion for a rural life, and in the fame employments of it. .Happy the man, whofe wilh and care A few paternal acres bound, Content to breathe his native air In his own ground. Whofe herds with' milk, whofe fields with bread, Whofe flocks fupply him with attire, Whofe trees in...
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Elegant Extracts; Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry ..., Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...plcafurc ; Sacred Hymen ! theie are thine. § 4. Odi on Solitude*. POPE. T_J APPY the man, whole wifti and care •'*• A few paternal acres bound ; Content to breathe his native air, In his own ground. Whofe herds with milk, whofc fi:lds with bread, Whofc flocks fupplv him with attire, \Vhoic tices in...
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Extracts, Elegant, Instructive and Entertaining: In Poetry, from ..., Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791 - 945 pages
...pttiorraed at Budciaf hm»houfe. H § e.. Od( on Solitudt *. Pore. APPY the man, \vhofc wilh and careA : The rogue and fool, by fits, is fair and wife; And ev'n the. bed, by 'fits, w Whofe herds with milk, whofe fields with bread. Whole flocks fupply him with attire ; Whofe trees in...
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1794
...very far fuperior they In number, and in name ! QBE ON SOLITUDE. [ POPE ] HAPPY the man, whofe w ifti and care A few paternal acres bound ; Content to breathe his native air, In his own ground. Whofe herds wtthmiHc, whofe fields with bread, Whofe ftock* fuppty him with attire; Whofe trees in...
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The Sporting magazine; or Monthly calendar of the transactions of the turf ...

...pheasant-shooting s at its prime for those who can devote themselves to rural sports. " Happy the man, whose wiih and care A few paternal acres bound, Content to breathe his native air On hi» own ground." So wrote Pope at the age of twelve years. Thomson, too, talks of the happiness...
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Solitude Considered with Respect to Its Influence Upon the Mind and the ...

Johann Georg Zimmermann - Solitude - 1794 - 420 pages
...Solitude, which comprehends the very eflence of this philofophy. ODE ON. SOLITUDE. HAPPY the man whofe wifh and care A few paternal acres bound, • Content to breathe his native air In his own ground. Whofe herds with milk, whofe fields with bread, Whofe flocks fupply him with attire, • Whofe trees...
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