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" Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground ; Another race the following spring supplies, They fall successive, and successive rise: So generations in their course decay, So flourish these, when those... "
The History of Pennsylvania: In North America, from the Original Institution ... - Page 8
by Robert Proud - 1797
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Walks in Oxford. 2 vols. [in 1].

W M. Wade - 1817
...strictly in unison N * with those expressed in the following lines of Pope's translation of Homer : Like leaves on trees the race of man is found ; Now green in youth, now withering on the ground. Another race the following spring supplies ; They fall successive, and successive...
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The Universal Preceptor: Being a General Grammar of Arts, Sciences, and ...

Sir Richard Phillips - Arts - 1817 - 316 pages
...on the average, 25 millons must die and be born every year, ie 3000 every hour, or 50 every minute. Like leaves on trees, the race of man is found; Now green in youth, now withering on the ground. Another race the following spring supplies, They fall successive, and successive...
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The Contemplative Philosopher: Or, Short Essays on the Various ..., Volume 2

Richard Lobb - Nature study - 1817
...of springing and falling leaves, a very apposite comparison for the transitory generations of men : Like leaves on. trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground. Another race the following spring supplies, They fall successive, and successive...
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Walks in Oxford;: Comprising an Original, Historical, and ..., Part 1

W. M. Wade - Oxford (England) - 1818 - 388 pages
...contemplations strictly in unison with those expressed in the following lines of Pope's translation of Homer : Like leaves on trees the race of man is found ; Now green in youth, now withering on the ground. Another race the following spring supplies ; They fall successive, and successive...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

Almanacs, English - 1818
...springing and falling leaves, a very apposite comparison for the transitory generations of men : — Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground. Another race the following spring supplies. They fall successive, and successive...
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A cursory disquisition on the conventual church of Tewkesbury, and its ...

Robert Knight (vicar of Tewkesbury.) - 1818
...curiosity has been just employed? it (puei, fajof <T fmyi'yvtlizi 11 jtxiu <puŁ(, i' <* IL. lib. vi. Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now with' ring on the ground ; Another race the following spring supplies ; They fall successive, and successive...
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A Picture of the Seasons: With Anecdotes and Remarks on Every Month in the Year

Geography - 1819 - 180 pages
...man. Thi* quick succession of springing and falling Jpnves has been thus beautifully applied by Homer. Like leaves on trees the race of man Is found, Now...with'ring on the ground. Another race the following spring supplies ; They fall successive, and succrsnve rise; So generations In their course decay, So...
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The Miscellany,or Evening's Occupation for the Youthful Peasantry of Ireland

1819
...falling leaves an • apt comparison of the races of men like leaves on trees the race of man is fonnd, Now green in youth, now with'ring on the ground. Another race the following spring supplies ; They fall successive, and successive rise : So generations in their course decay...
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Poetry for Children: Consisting of Short Pieces to be Committed to Memory

1820
...The tender blighted plant shrinks up its leaves, and dies. LOKD LYTTELTON. THE GENERATIONS OF MAN. LIKE leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now with'ring on the ground. 62 The Wolves. Another race the following spring supplies, They fall successive, and successive rise...
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The Englishman's fire-side

...springing and falling leaves, a very apposite comparison for the transitory generations of men : — Like leaves on trees the race of man is found, Now green in youth, now withering on the ground. Another race the following Spring supplies, They fall successive, and successive...
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