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Classical English Letter-writer: Or, Epistolary Selections; Designed to ... - Page 345
by Elizabeth Frank - 1814 - 368 pages
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 189? - 550 pages
...domestic bliss be thine ' Be no unpleasing melancholy mine: Ms, let the tender office long engage, To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts...breath, Make languor smile, and smooth the bed of death,1 Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep awhile one parent from the sky ! On cares...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 77-78

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing melancholy mine; Me let the tender office long engage To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts extend a mother's breath, 410 Make Languor smile, and smooth the bed of Death, Explore the thought, explain the asking eye. And...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: with his last corrections ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester), Colley Cibber - 1804 - 754 pages
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing melancholy mine : Me let the tender office long engage To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts extend a mother's breath, 410 Make Languor smile, and smooth the bed of Death, Explore the thought, explain' the asking eye,...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of the Tatler ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1805
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing melancholy mine: Me, let the tender office long engage, To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts...asking eye, And keep awhile one parent from the sky ! Johnson, speaking of this amiable feature in the character of Pope, observes, that " his parents...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the ..., Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1805
...the tender office long engage, To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts extend a MotheVs breath, Make Languor smile, and smooth the bed of...asking eye, And keep awhile one parent from the sky ! Johnson, speaking of this amiable feature in the character of Pope, observes, that " his parents...
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ...

Joseph Warton - Literary Criticism - 1806
...Richardson, desiring him to come to Twickenham, and take a sketch of his mother, just after she was With lenient arts extend a mother's breath, Make languor...asking eye, And keep awhile one parent from the sky!* These exquisite lines give us a very interesting picture of the exemplary filial piety of our author,...
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ...

Joseph Warton - Literary Criticism - 1806
...mother, just after she was With lenient arts extend a mother's breath, Make languor smile, and smuoth the bed of death ; Explore the thought, explain the...asking eye, And keep awhile one parent from the sky !* These exquisite lines give us a very interesting picture of the exemplary filial piety of our author,...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill

John Bell - 1807
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing melancholy mine ; Me let the tender office long engage To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts extend a mother's breath, 410 Mike Languor smile, and smooth the bed of Death, Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1807
...domestic bliss he thine ! 406 Be no unpleasing melancholy mine : Me let the tender office long engage To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts extend a mother's breath, 410 Make languor smile, and smooth the hed of death, Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...domestic bliss be thine ! Be no unpleasing melancholy mine : Me, let the tender office long engageTo rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts...asking eye, And keep awhile one parent from the sky ! On cares like these, if length, of days attend, May Heaven to bless those days, preserve my friend!...
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