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" But me, not destined such delights to share, My prime of life in wandering spent and care ; Impell'd, with steps unceasing, to pursue Some fleeting good, that mocks me with the view ; That, like the circle bounding earth and skies, Allures from far, yet,... "
Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Consisting of Elegant Extracts on Every ... - Page 195
1847 - 506 pages
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 32

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1764
...indifference with which things frequently contemplated are beheld. Impell'd with fteps uncealing to purfue Some fleeting good that mocks me with the view, That, like the circle bounding earth and ikies, Allures from far, yet, as 1 follow, flies. The Traveller fas him down (as he fomeiimes inelegantly...
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The muse's pocket companion. A collection of poems. By lord Carlisle [and ...

Muse, Charles Howard (3rd earl of Carlisle.) - 1785
...to fhare, My prime of life in wand'ring fpent and care : Impell'd, with fteps unceafing, to purfue Some fleeting good, that mocks me with the view ; That, like the circle bounding earth and fkies ; Allures from far, yet, as I follow, flies ; My fortune leads to travtrfe realms alone, And...
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry ...

John Bell - Poetry - 1789
...doing good. But me, not destin'd such delights to share. My prime of life in wand'ring spent and care : Impell'd, with steps unceasing, to pursue Some fleeting...skies, Allures from far, yet, as I follow, flies; My fortune leads to traverse realms alone, And find no spot of all the world my own. Even now, where...
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The English Parnassus: Being a New Selection of Didactic, Descriptive ...

English poetry - 1789 - 352 pages
...delights to fhare, My prime of life in wand'ring fpent and care ! Impell'd with fteps unceafing, to purfue Some fleeting good, that mocks me with the view ; That, like the circle bounding earth and fkies, Allures from far, yet as I follow, flies ; The Author's brother. My fortune leads to traverfe...
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Bell's Classical Arrangement of Fugitive Poetry ..., Volumes 3-4

John Bell - English poetry - 1789
...doing good. But me, not destin'd such delights to share, My prime of life in wand'ring spent and care : Impell'd, with steps unceasing, to pursue Some fleeting good, that mocks me with the view 5 That, like the circle bounding earth and skies, Allures from far, yet, as I follow, flies; My fortune...
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The poetical and dramatic works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.

Oliver Goldsmith - 1791
...to fhare, My prime of life in wandering fpent and care : Impell'd, with fteps unceafing, to purfue Some fleeting good, that mocks me with the view; That, like the circle bounding earth and fkies, Allures from far, yet, as I follow, flies; My fortune leads to traverfe realms alone, And find...
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Elegant Extracts; Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry ..., Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...(hare, My prime of life in wand'ring fpcnt, and care : Impell'd, \vith ftcp<. unceafing, to purfuc Some fleeting good that mocks me with the view ; That, like the circle, bounding earth and Ikies, Allures from far, yet as I follow, flies ; My fortune leads to traverfe realms alone, And find...
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Extracts, elegant, instructive, and entertaining, in poetry

Vicesimus Knox - Poetry - 1791 - 472 pages
...to (hare, My prime of life in wand'ring fpent, and care : Imptll'd, with ftcps unccafing, to purfue xB Cues, Allures from far, yet as I follow flies ; My fortune leads to traverfc realms alone, And find...
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith, with the life of the author ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1794
...delights to fhare, My prime of life in wandering fpent, and care ! Impell'd with fteps unceafing to purfue Some fleeting good, that mocks me with the view; That, like the circle bounding earth and flcies, Allures from far, yet, as I follow, flies; My fortune leads to traverfe realms alone, And find...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...to (hare, My prime of lift in wanJ'ring ipcnt, and care: ""Impell'd, with Heps unceafing, to purfue Some fleeting good that mocks me with the view; That, like the circle bounding earth and ikies, Allures from far, yet as I follow flies ; Mjr fortune leads to travcrfe realms alone, And find...
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