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" FAR in a wild, unknown to public view, From youth to age a reverend hermit grew; The moss his bed, the cave his humble cell, His food the fruits, his drink the crystal well: Remote from man, with God he pass'd the days Prayer all his business, all his... "
Select lessons in prose and verse, from various authors, to which are added ... - Page 19
by Select lessons - 1785
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Considerations on the Life and Death of St. John the Baptist

George Horne (bp. of Norwich.) - 1806 - 212 pages
...initiated into the myftery of * Luke i. SO. a holy life, and perfected in the difcipllne of felf-denial; The mofs his bed, the cave his humble cell, His food...drink the chryftal well: Remote from man, with God he pafs'4 the days, Pray'r ail his bus'nefs, all his pleafure praife. PARNELL. THIS difpenfation in...
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Poétique anglaise, Volume 3

Albin Joseph U. Hennet - 1806
...wish success had more adorn'd his arms , "Who gave the world for Cleopatra's charms. THE HERMIT. r AR in a wild , unknown to public view , From youth to age a rev'rend Hermit grew ; The moss his bed , the cave his humble cell , His food the fruits , his drink the crystal well ; Remote...
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The Beauties of the Poets: Being a Collection of Moral and Sacred Poetry

Poetry - 1806 - 304 pages
...the frolic, and instruct the gay, From Jessy floating on her wat'ry bier! 123 HERMIT. PARNELL. Jr AR in a wild unknown to public view, From youth to age a rev'rend Hermit grew ; The moss his bed, the cave his humble cell, His food the fruits, his drink the crystal well : Remote from...
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The Emerald, Volumes 1-2

1806
...his patience would preserve. In the neighbourhood of Bagdat resided a celebrated DERVISE, The moss his bed, the cave his humble cell; His food the fruits, his drink, the chrystal we& His uncommon rigidncss of life had long been noticed as a proof of singular piety, and...
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Poëmes ou morceaux détachés de differens auteurs anglais, traduits en vers ...

Albin-Joseph-Ulpien Hennet - English poetry - 1806
...HERMIT. r AR in a wild, unknown to public view, From youth to age a rev'rend Hermit grew ; The moss his bed, the cave his humble cell, His food the fruits, his drink the crystal well ; Remote from men, with God he pass'd the days ; Pray'r all his business, all his pleasure,...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...who dost thy millions boast, A village less than Islington will grow, A solitude almost. The HERMIT. FAR in a wild, unknown to public view, From youth to age a rev' rend Hermit grew ; The muss his bed, the cave his humble cell, His food the fruits, his drink...
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The muses' bower, embellished with the beauties of English poetry, Volume 3

English poetry - English poetry - 1809
...self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky. THE HERMIT. [PARNELL.] FAK in a wild, unknown to public view, From youth to age a rev'rend Hermit grew ; The moss his bed, the cave his humble cell, His food the fruits, his drink the crystal well: Remote from...
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Specimens of the British Poets ...

British poets - English poetry - 1809
...HERMIT. ia wild, unknown to public view, •*• From youth to age a reverend Hermit grew. The moss his bed, the cave his humble cell, His food the fruits, his drink the crystal well, Remote from man, with God he pass'd his days, Prayer all his business, all his pleasure...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...the ble.»l abode ; [^od . Crown'd with eternal vouth, muoiig the goils a 5 78. The Hermit. Parnell. eed not tamely to he borne Fire indignation, and a sense o rev.' rend Hermit grew; The. moss his bed, the cave his humble cell , His food the fruits, his drink...
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Specimens of the British Poets ...

British poets - English poetry - 1809
...An Ode to Wisdom • -•.-*.» - «-<•» OF THE BRIT1SH POET8. THOMAS PARNELL, THE HERMIT. inAK in a wild, unknown to public view, •*• From youth to age a reverend Hermit grew, The moss his bed, the cave his humble cell, His food the fruits, his drink the...
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