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" Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings she hath in her own natural kind, And, even with something of a Mother's mind, And no unworthy aim, The homely Nurse doth all she can To make her Foster-child, her Inmate Man, Forget the glories... "
A cyclopędia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams - Page 262
by Cyclopaedia - 1853 - 733 pages
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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Quotations, English - 1855 - 570 pages
...the plough, disturb our aneestors ; From human mould we reap our daily bread. Young's Night Thoughtt. Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings...And no unworthy aim, The homely nurse doth all she ean Гo make her foster-ehild, her inmate man, Forget the glories he hath known, And that imperial...
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The Works of Professor Wilson of the University of Edinburgh: Noctes ambrosianae

John Wilson - 1856
...1 Nicholas Mallebranche, a distinguished French philosopher, died in 1715, aged seventy-seven. s " Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings...hath known, And that imperial palace whence he came." Wordsworth's Ode : Intimations of Immortality, &<x 44 JOHN FEARN. finite ; this is earth and the strength...
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Noctes ambrosianae

John Wilson - 1856
...1 Nicholas Mallebranche, a distinguished French philosopher, died in 1715, aged seventy-seven. a " Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings...hath known, And that imperial palace whence he came." "Wordsworth's Ode : Intimations of Immortality, &C. 44 JOHN FEARN. finite ; this is earth and the strength...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

1856
...day. Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own; Yearnings she hath in her own natural kind, Arid, even with something of a Mother's mind And no unworthy...hath known, And that imperial palace whence he came. Behold the Child among his new-born blisses, A six years' Darling of a pigmy size! See, where 'mid...
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Select specimens of English poetry

Edward Hughes - 1856
...Is on his way attended ; At length the Man sees it die away, And fade into the light of common day. Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings...of a mother's mind, And no unworthy aim, The homely muse doth all she can To make her foster-child, her inmate man, Forget the glories he hath known, And...
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The Guardian, Volumes 8-9

Conduct of life - 1857
...his way attended ; At length the man perceives it die away, And fade into the light of common day. Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings...hath known, And that imperial palace whence he came. Behold the child among his new-born blissea, A six year's darling of a pigmy size ! See, where 'mid...
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The Epistles of St. John: A Series of Lectures on Christian Ethics

Frederick Denison Maurice - Bible - 1857 - 347 pages
...in his splendid poem on the ' Intimations of Immortality from Recollections in Early Childhood:' ' Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings...hath known, And that imperial palace whence he came.' In another passage of the same ode he speaks in even a more melancholy strain : — ' Heaven lies about...
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The Earlier Poems of William Wordsworth: Corrected as in the Latest Editions ...

William Wordsworth - English poetry - 1857 - 435 pages
...his way attended ; At length the Man perceives it die away, And fade into the light of common day. Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings...hath known, And that imperial palace whence he came. Behold the Child among his new-born blisses, A six years' Darling of a pigmy size ! See, where 'mid...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 1

Henry Reed - English poetry - 1857 - 408 pages
...oil the way attended. At length the man perceives it die away And fade into the light of coming day. Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings...hath known, And that imperial palace whence he came." receives from slight hints, such as occur to any of us in daily life ; and it is this which makes a...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine, Volume 1

1864
...way attended. At length the man perceives it die away, And fade into the light of common day. VJ. " Earth fills her lap with pleasures of her own ; Yearnings...mother's mind, And no unworthy aim, The homely nurse doth al! she can To make her foster-child, her inmate, man, Forget the glories he hath known, And that imperial...
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