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" Whose iron scourge, and torturing hour, The bad affright, afflict the best ! Bound in thy adamantine chain, The proud are taught to taste of pain, And purple tyrants vainly groan With pangs unfelt before, unpitied, and alone. "
Practical education - Page 272
by Maria Edgeworth, Richard Lovell Edgeworth - 1835 - 549 pages
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Demetrius, a Russian Romance, Volume 1

1813
...1 2mo. price 155. boards. When firft thy fire to fend on earth Virtue, his darling child, defign'd, To thee he gave the heavenly birth, And bade to form her infant mind. Stern rugged Nurfe ! thy rigid lore With patience many a year fhe bore ; What forrow was, thou bad'it...
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Beauties of poetry: consisting of elegant selections from the works of Pope ...

Poetry - 1814 - 300 pages
...to taste of pain, And purple tyrants vainly groan, AVith pangs unfelt before, unpitied, and alone. When first thy Sire to send on earth Virtue, his darling...heavenly birth, And bade to form her infant mind. Stern, rugged nurse! thy rigid lore With patience many a year she bore ; What sorrow was, thou kidest...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott, John Walker, James Burgh - Elocution - 1814 - 407 pages
...taught to taste of pain ; And purple tyrants vainly groan, With pangs unfelt before, unpitied and alone. When first thy sire to send on earth Virtue, his darling...design'd, To thee he gave the heavenly birth, And bade thee form her infant mind. Stern, rugged mirse ! thy rigid. lore With patience, many a year she bore...
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Essays on Practical Education, Volume 1

Maria Edgeworth, Richard Lovell Edgeworth - Education - 1815
...purple ? S . Because purple is a colour something like red and black ; and tyrants look red and black. Father. No. Kings were formerly called tyrants, and...his darling child, design'd, " To thee he gave the heav'nly birth, " And bade to form her infant mind." When S was asked who was meant in these lines...
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The English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1815 - 262 pages
...taught to taste of paid* And purple tyrants vainly groan With pangs unfelt before, unpitied and alone. When first thy sire to send on earth Virtue his darling child, design'd, To thee he gave the heav'nly birth, And bade to form her infant mind. Stern rugged nurse I thy rigid lore With patience...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1815 - 264 pages
...before, unpitied and alone.. When firft thy fire to fend cm earth Virtue, his darling child, defign'd, To thee he gave the heavenly birth, And bade to form her infant mi^d. Stern, rugged nurfe ! thy rigid lore With patience many a year fhe bore. Whatforrow was, thou...
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Readings on poetry, by R. L. and M. Edgeworth

Richard Lovell Edgeworth, Maria Edgeworth - 1816
...protector, and frequently become the enemies of those by whose favour they had been advanced in life. When first thy sire to send on earth Virtue, his darling child, designed, When first, Jove the sire of Adversity, designed to send Virtue on earth. — Here the word...
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The poems, with critical notes; a life of the author; and an essay on his ...

Thomas Gray, John Mitford - 1816
...this punctuation is now altered in most of the editions. The new reading was proposed by Dr. Pearce. When first thy sire to send on earth Virtue, his darling child, design 'd, 30 To thee he gave the heav'nly birth, And bade to form her infant mind. Stern rugged nurse!...
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Lessons in elocution: or, A selection of pieces in prose and verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1817 - 407 pages
...purple tyrants rainly groan, With«pangs unfelt before, unpitied and alone. When first thy sire to »end on earth Virtue, his darling child, design'd, To thee he gave the htavenly birth, And bade thee form her infant mind. Stern, rugged nurse ! thy rigid lore With patience,...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry ; Selected from the Best ...

Readers - 181? - 258 pages
...to taste of pain, And purple tyrants vainly groan With pangs unfelt before, unpitied and alone. 2. When first thy sire to send on earth Virtue, his darling child, designed, To thee he gave the heav'nly birth, And bade to form her infant mind. Stern rugged nurse...
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