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" Forbade to wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on mankind, The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To quench the blushes of ingenuous shame, Or heap the shrine of Luxury and Pride With incense kindled at the Muse's... "
Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins - Page 94
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Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century ..., Volume 1

John Nichols - Authors, English - 1817
...their polished minds : Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife Their sober wishes never learnt to stray; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Indulging these habits of classical repose, he wrote a charming Poem, dated Aug....
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English Exercises, Adapted to Murray's English Grammar: Consisting of ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1817 - 192 pages
...more true joy Marcellus exil'd feels, Than Caesar with a senate at his heels. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray ; Along the cool aequester'd vale of life, They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. What nothing earthly gives, or...
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The Works of the Right Reverend George Horne ...: To which are ..., Volume 4

George Horne - 1818
...flow'r i& born to blush, unseen, " And waste its sweetness in the desert air. " Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, " Their sober wishes never...life " They kept the noiseless tenour of their way." " Christianity," says a learned writer, " has in every " age produced good effects on thousands and...
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The works of ... George Horne; to which are prefixed memoirs of his life ...

George Horne (bp. of Norwich.) - 1818
...flow'r is born to blush unseen, " And waste its sweetness in the desert air. " Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, " Their sober wishes never...life " They kept the noiseless tenour of their way." " Christianity," says a learned writer, " has in every " age produced good effects on thousands and...
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The Life of the Rev. Thomas Coke, LL.D.: Including in Detail His Various ...

Samuel Drew - Clergy - 1818 - 391 pages
...will give offence to althose, whom nothing can please but panegyric or defamation. " The strugling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To quench the blushes of ingenuous shame," are feelings, to which the author, on the present occasion, is a total stranger. He might have expatiated...
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The Northern star, or, Yorkshire magazine, Volume 2

Arthur Jewitt - 1818
...ancestor», in this parish, ran their unambitious round of village-occupations, when, " Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray ; Along the cool seqnesler'd vale of life They kept the noiselew tenor of their way." Nor does the church-yard present...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the ..., Volume 1

Lindley Murray - English language - 1819
...And more true joy Marcellusexil'd feels, Than Ceesar with a senate at his heels. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd...sequester'd vale of life, They kept the noiseless tenor of ther way. What nothing earthly gives, or can destroy, The soul's calm sunshine, and the heartfelt...
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Coningsby: A Tragic Tale

Sir Egerton Brydges - 1819 - 286 pages
...of the Falconers, that u Far from the madding crowd's ignoble suife Thai- sober wishes never leam'd to stray : Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless teuor of their way. B With no common-place qualities , in .all the ordinary concerns .of life they...
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Poems and letters of Thomas Gray: with memoirs of his life and writings

Thomas Gray, William Mason - Poetry - 1820 - 527 pages
...crimes confin'd ; Forbad to wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of Mercy on mankind, The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To...cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet ev'n these bones from insult to protect Some frail memorial still erected nigh,...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1819 - 360 pages
...confin'd ; Forbade to wade through slaughter to a throne, And shut the gates of mercy on mankind : The struggling pangs of conscious truth to hide, To...sober wishes never learn'd to stray—- Along the cool seqnester'd vale of life, They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet e'en the'se bones from insult...
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