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" OLD. WHAT I shall leave thee none can tell, But all shall say I wish thee well; I wish thee, Vin, before all wealth, Both bodily and ghostly health : Nor too much wealth, nor wit, come to thee, So much of either may undo thee. 1 wish thee learning, not... "
The Works of the British Poets, with Lives of the Authors - Page 346
1819
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A new and general biographical dictionary

New and general biographical dictionary - 1761
...tell; But all (hall fay, I wifh thee well. I wifh thee, Vin, before all wealth, Both bodily and ghoftly health. Nor too much wealth, nor wit, come to thee ; So much of either might undo thee. I wifh thee learning, not for fhow, Enough for to inftrucT:, and know: Not fuch as...
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A new and general biographical dictionary

New and general biographical dictionary - 1761
...tell; But all (hall fay, I wifh thee well. I wifh thee, Vin, before all wealth, Both bodily and ghoftly health. Nor too much wealth, nor wit, come to thee ; So much of either might undo thee. I wifh thee learning, not for fhow, Enough for to inftrucT:, and know: Not fuch as...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 78

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1788
...tell. But all (hall fay I wiih thee well. I wiih thee (Vin.) before all wealth, Both bodily and ghoftly health ; Nor too much wealth nor wit come to thee, So much of either may undoe thee. I wiih thee learning, not for (how, Enough for to inftruci, and know ; Not fuch as Gentlemen...
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the English Anthology

T. And J. Egerton - 1793
...tell, But all Ihall fay I wilh thee well : I wifh thee (Vin) before all wealth, Both bodily and ghoftly health : Nor too much wealth, nor wit, come to thee, So much of either may undo thee. 6 I wilh thee learning, not for mow, Enough for to inftruft; and know ; Not fuch as gentlemen require,...
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Selection of Poems ...

Poetry - 1808
...balmy kiss Would ravish the remaining senses. LINES TROM DR. CORBET TO HIS SON VINCENT CORBET. IT HAT I shall leave thee none can tell, But all shall say...Both bodily and ghostly health ; Nor too much wealth or wit come to thee, So much of either may undo thee. I wish thee learning, not for show, Enough for...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...parliament ! his son, rixcEST corhf; OS HIS BIRTH-DAT, NOVEMBER 10, 1630, BEI THREE YEARS ОГЛЬ What I shall leave thee none can tell. But all shall say I wish thee well ; I wish the, Vin, before all wealth. Nor too much wealth, nor wit, come to thi Both bodily and ghostly health...
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Select Beauties of Ancient English Poetry, Volume 2

Henry Kett - English poetry - 1810
...scarce man or woman knows thee. Hist, of Queen Ester, by F. Quarles. TO HIS SON VINCENT CORBET. W HAT I shall leave thee none can tell, But all shall say I wish theejrell: I wish thee Vin before all wealth, Both bodily and ghostly health; Nor too much wealth,...
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The Book of Gems: Chaucer to Prior

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1836
...for his noddle: For all the fairies evidence Were lost, if it were addle. TO HIS SON VINCENT CORBET. WHAT I shall leave thee none can tell, But all shall...wit come to thee, So much of either may undo thee. I wish thee learning, not for show, Enough for to instruct, and know; Not such as gentlemen require...
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The every-day book and table-book; or, Everlasting calendar of popular ...

William Hone - 1837
...CORBET, On Me Birth-day, November 10, 1630, being then three year* old. What I shall leave thee none un tell. But all shall say I wish thee well I wish thee,...ghostly health : Nor too much wealth, nor wit, come to the, 80 much of either may undo thee. I wish thee learning, not for show, Enough for to instruct,...
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The Church Record, and Protestant Episcopalian, Volume 1

1842
...foregoing. It is a poem addressed to his son Vincent Corbet on his birthday, at the age of three years. What I shall leave thee, none can tell, But all shall say I wish thee well; I wish ihee, Vin, before all wealth, Both bodily and ghostly health : Nor too much wit, nor wealth, come to...
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