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" With reckless hand in grave doth cover it, Thereafter never to enjoy again The gladsome light, but in the ground ylain, In depth of darkness waste and wear to nought, As he had never into the world been brought. "
Prolusions; or, Select pieces of antient poetry,--compil'd with great care ... - Page lii
by Thomas Sackville Dorset (Earl of), Sir Thomas Overbury - 1760 - 272 pages
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The History of English Poetry: From the Close of the Eleventh ..., Volume 3

Thomas Warton - English poetry - 1781
...paft, And frefh delights of lufty youth forewaftc ; Recounting which, how would he fob and fliriek, And to be young again of JOVE befeek ! -. But, an'...Death, when he the mortal corpfe hath flain, With rcchlefs hand in grave doth cover it ; Thereafter Thereafter never to enjoy again The gladfome light,...
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The Ruminator: Containing a Series of Moral, Critical, and ..., Volume 2

Sir Egerton Brydges, Robert Pearse Gillies - 1813
...yet prayed he, That in such wither'd plight and wretched pain As eld, (accompanied with his loathsome train) Had brought on him, all were it woe and grief, He might awhile yet linger forth his life; And not so soon descend into the pit, Where Death, when he the mortal...
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Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of ..., Volume 8

Sir Egerton Brydges - Bibliography - 1815
...again of Jove beseek. But, an' the cruel fates so fixed be That time forepast cannot return again, 352 Had brought on him, all were it woe and grief, He might awhile yet linger forth his life ; And not so soon descend into the pit, Where Death, when he the mortal...
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The British Plutarch: containing the lives of the most eminent ..., Volume 2

Francis Wrangham - Great Britain - 1816
...such wither'd plight and wretched pain, ' As Eld (accompanied with his loathsome train) VOL. II. T < Had brought on him, all were it woe and grief, ' He might awhile yet lingec forth his life ; ' And not so soon descend into the pit ' Where Death, when he the...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - History - 1816
...so fixed be, That time forepast cannot return again, This one request of Jove yet prayed he : * Had brought on him, all were it woe and grief, < He might awhile yet linger forth his life ; ' And not so soon descend into the pit ' Where Death, when he the...
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Kentish poets: A series of writers in English poetry, natives ..., Volumes 1-2

Rowland Freeman - Authors, English - 1821
...yet prayed he ; That in such withered plight and wretched pain As eld, accompanied with his loathsome train, Had brought on him, all were it woe and grief, He might awhile yet linger forth his Hfe. But who had seen him, sobbing where he stood, Unto himself, and how...
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The History of English Poetry,: From the Close of the Eleventh to ..., Volume 4

Thomas Warton - English poetry - 1824
...prayed he, That, in such wither'd plight, and wretched pain, As eld, accompany'd with her lothsome train, Had brought on him, all were it woe and grief,...He might a while yet linger forth his lief, And not so soon descend into the pit ; Where Death, when he the mortal corpse hath slain, With rechless hand...
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The history of English poetry. To which are prefixed, three dissertations ...

Thomas Warton - History - 1840
...prayed he, That, in such wither'd plight, and wretched pain, As eld, accompany 'd with her lothsome train, Had brought on him, all were it woe and grief,...He might a while yet linger forth his lief, And not so soon descend into the pit ; Where Death, when he the mortal corpse hath slain, With rechless hand...
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The history of English poetry: from the close of the eleventh century to the ...

Thomas Warton - English poetry - 1840
...prayed he, That, in such wither'd plight, and wretched pain, As eld, accompany 'd with her lothsome train, Had brought on him, all were it woe and grief,...He might a while yet linger forth his lief, And not so soon descend into the pit ; Where Death, when he the mortal corpse hath slain, With rechless hand...
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Sketches of the History of Literature and Learning in England ..., Volumes 3-4

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1845
...prayed he That, in such withered plight and wretched pain As eld, accompanied with her loathsome train, Had brought on him, all were it woe and grief, He might awhile yet linger forth his lief, And not so soon descend into the pit, Where Death, when he the mortal...
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