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" Beyond the pomp of dress; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is when unadorned adorned the most. "
The United States Review and Literary Gazette - Page 38
edited by - 1827
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Poetical reader, by J. Martin

James Martin (of the Wedgwood inst, Burslem) - 1880
...polished limbs, Veiled in a simple robe, their best attire Beyond the pomp of dress; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. 3. Thoughtless of beauty, she was beauty's self, Recluse amid the close embowering woods. As in the...
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An Empire of Information: Uniting Four Regions of Thought ...

John McGovern - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1880 - 700 pages
...powerful King of Day Rejoicing in the east. 3. Autumn nodding o'er the yellow plain. 4. Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. 5. Cruel as death, and hungry as the grave. We will drop James Thomson after exhibiting the best verse...
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The handbook of specimens of English literature, selected by J. Angus

Joseph Angus - 1880
...they lived the rural day .... and talked — Or sighed and looked unutterable things. Summer. Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is when unadorned, adorned the most. Autumn. 160. John Dyer, 1699-1758. (Handbook, par. 197.) View from Cfrongar ffill. Now I gain the mountain's...
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The poetical works of James Thomson, ed. with a critical mem. by W.M. Rossetti

James Thomson - 1880
...limbs, Veiled in a simple robe, their best attire, Beyond the pmop of dress ; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is when unadorned adorned the most. Thoughtless of beauty, she was beauty's self, Recluse amid the close-embowering woods. As in the hollow...
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Arabian Poetry for English Readers

William Alexander Clouston - Arabic poetry - 1881 - 473 pages
...ornaments "—thus anticipating our English poet of the Seasons, in his oft-quoted lines : Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament ; But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. The Persian Sa'dl was also an admirer of beauty unadorned : " The face of a beloved mistress requireth...
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Arabian Poetry for English Readers

William Alexander Clouston - Arabic poetry - 1881 - 473 pages
..." — thus anticipating our English poet of the Seasons, in his oft-quoted lines : Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament ; But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. The Persian Sa'dl was also an admirer of beauty unadorned : " The face of a beloved mistress requireth...
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The watchmaker's daughter, and other tales

Isabella Banks - 1882
...too ; for to my mind she is perfection — in dress as in all things else." " True loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament ; but is when unadorned adorned the most," chimed in Mr. Devereaux. " I see nothing wanting in your sister's attire, Mrs. Devereaux. A plain garment...
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A course of elementary reading in science and literature, compiled by J.M. M ...

James Melville M'Culloch - 1882
...springs eternal in the human breast, Man never is, but always to be blest. — Id. Loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. — THOMSON. No man can improve in any company for which he has not respect enough to be under some...
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Notable Thoughts about Women: A Literary Mosaic

Maturin Murray Ballou - Women - 1882 - 409 pages
...lost in a blushing silence than to be found in a bold eloquence. — Quarles. 914 Loveliness needs not the foreign aid of ornament ; but is, when unadorned, adorned the most. — Thomson. 915 Beauty ! thou pretty plaything, dear deceit ! — Blair. 916 The soul-subduing sentiment,...
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The girls' book of poetry, a selection from British and American poets

Girls - 1883
...limbs, Veiled in a simple robe ; their best attire, Beyond the pomp of dress ; for loveliness Needs not the foreign aid of ornament, But is, when unadorned, adorned the most. Thoughtless of beauty, she was beauty's self, Recluse amid the close embowering woods. As in the hollow...
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