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" Oh could we copy their mild virtues, then What joy to live, what blessedness to die! Methinks their very names shine still and bright ; Apart — like glow-worms on a summer night; Or lonely tapers when from far they fling A guiding ray; or seen — like... "
Bentley's Miscellany - Page 258
by Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - 1840
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English sonnets, a selection ed. by J. Dennis

John Dennis - 1873
...With moistened eye We read of Faith and purest Charity In statesman, priest, and humbla citizen. O could we copy their mild virtues, then What joy to...names shine still and bright ; Apart, like glow-worms on a summer night ; Or lonely tapers when from far they fling A guiding ray; or seen — like stars...
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Horę Otiosę. Thoughts of many minds, collected in leisure hours of ...

Henry Holmes JOY - 1873 - 347 pages
...man, when faith and hope are dim, That He who careth for the flowers will much more care for him." " O could we copy their mild virtues, then What joy to...live, what blessedness to die ! Methinks their very name shines still andbright; Apart — like glow-worms on a summer night; Or lonely tapers when from...
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COLLECTIONS HISTORICAL & ARCHAEOLOGICAL RELATING TO MONTGOMERYSHIRE, AND ITS ...

thomas richard - 1874
...whence the pen Was shaped, that traced the lives of these good men, Dropt from an angel's wing .... O, could we copy their mild virtues, then What joy to live, what blessedness to die." So high was the opinion of the great Lord Bacon of the attainments of George Herbert, that he submitted...
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The Complete Angler: Or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a ...

Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - Fishing - 1875 - 320 pages
...feather whence the pen Was shaped that traced the lives of these pood Men, Dropped from an Angel's wins. With moistened eye, We read of faith and purest charity,...virtues, then What joy to live, what blessedness to die ! Mcthinks their very Names shine still and bright, Apart — like glow-worms in the woods of spring,...
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Text-book of Poetry: From Wordsworth, Coleridge, Burns, Beattie, Goldsmith ...

Henry Norman Hudson - English poetry - 1875 - 694 pages
...With moisten'd eye We read of faith and purest charity In Statesman, Priest, and humble Citizen : 0, could we copy their mild virtues, then What joy to...shine still and bright; Apart — like glow-worms on a summer night ; Or lonely tapers when from far they fling A guiding ray ; or seen — like stars...
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The Complete Angler: Or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a ...

Izaak Walton - Fishing - 1875 - 525 pages
...from an Angel's wine. With moistened eye. We read of faith and purest charily. In Statesman, Pricsr, and humble Citizen. Oh could we copy their mild virtues, then What joy to live, what blessedness to die ! Mcthinks their very Names shine still and bright, Apart—like slow-worms in the woods of spring,...
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The Complete Angler: Or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a ...

Izaak Walton - Fishing - 1875 - 525 pages
...c-ye. We read of faith and purest charity, In Statesman, Pricsr, and humble Citizen. Oh could we c«py their mild virtues, then What joy to live, what blessedness to die 1 Mctliinks their very Names shine still and bright. Apart — like glow-worms in the woods of spring,...
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Twelve addresses delivered at his visitation of the cathedral and diocese of ...

Christopher Wordsworth (bp. of Lincoln.) - 1876
...it dull. Think of the delightful intercourse of Hooker and Saravia, of Sanderson and Hammond ; " O, could we copy their mild virtues ! then What joy to live, what blessedness to die !" Was not such society more pleasant than that of Ennius and Scipio the Elder, and of Terence and...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - 1878 - 496 pages
...With moistened eye We read of faith and purest charity In Statesman, Priest, and humble Citizen : 0 could we copy their mild virtues, then What joy to...! Methinks their very names shine still and bright i Apart, — like glowworms on a summer night ; Or lonely tapers when from far they fling A guiding...
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Miscellanies, Literary and Religious, Volume 3

Christopher Wordsworth - Bible - 1879
...it dull. Think of the delightful intercourse of Hooker and Saravia, of Sanderson and Hammond ; " 0, could we copy their mild virtues ! then What joy to live, what blessedness to die ! " Was not such society even more pleasant than that of Ennius and Scipio the Elder, and of Terence...
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