Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 11 - 20 of 180 on So when a child, as playful children use, Has burnt to tinder a stale last year's....  
" So when a child, as playful children use, Has burnt to tinder a stale last year's news, The flame extinct, he views the roving fire — There goes my lady, and there goes the squire, There goes the parson, oh ! illustrious spark, And there, scarce less... "
Brand's Popular Antiquities of Great Britain: Faiths and Folklore; a ... - Page 236
edited by - 1905 - 672 pages
Full view - About this book

Select epigrams

Select epigrams - 1797
...a child, as playful children ufe, Has burnt to tinder a ftale laft year's news, The flame extinft, he views the roving fire — There goes my Lady, and there goes the 'Squire, There goes the Parfon, oh, illuftrious fpark ! And there, fcarce lefs illuftrious, goes the Clerk ! A DISTICH, BY...
Full view - About this book

Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1803
...neglecting hand ; Lethsean gulphs receive them as they fall, And dark oblivion soon absorbs them all. So when a child, as playful children use, Has burnt...And there, scarce less illustrious, goes the clerk ! REPORT er AN ADJUDGED CASE, NOT TO BE FOUND IN ANY OF THE BOOKS. I. BETWEEN Nose and Eyes a strange...
Full view - About this book

The life and posthumous writings of William Cowper, by W. Hayley ...

William Cowper - 1806
...absorbs them all. So when a child (as playful children use) Has burnt to cinder a stale last-year's news, The flame extinct, he views the roving fire,...! And there scarce less illustrious goes the clerk ! Virgil admits none but worthies into the Elysian fields ; I cannot recollect the lines in which he...
Full view - About this book

The life, and posthumous writings, of William Cowper, esqr: With ..., Volume 1

William Hayley - 1806
...absorbs them aH. So when a child (as playful children use) Has burnt to cinder a stale last-year's news, The flame extinct, he views the roving fire,...! And there scarce less illustrious goes the clerk ! Virgil admits none but worthies into the Elysian fields; 1 cannot recollect the lines in which he...
Full view - About this book

Poems

William Cowper - 1806
...soon' absorbs: them all. So when a child, as'pkyful children use, Has burnt to tinder a stale" IM. year's *news, ! The flame extinct, he views the roving...goes my lady, and there goes the' squire, :- There- goefe the pitnbhy oft !; Hllusfrteus spark; And there, scarce less illustrious, goes the clerk ! —...
Full view - About this book

Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1808
...neglecting hand ; Lethean gulfe receive them as they fall, And dark oblivion soon absorbs them all. So when a child, as playful children use, Has burnt...and there goes the squire, There goes the parson, ob illustrious spark ! And there, scarce less illustrious, goes the clerk! .. . . I REPORT . . ••,...
Full view - About this book

The panorama of wit. Exhibiting the choicest epigrams in the English language

Panorama - 1809
...fall, And dark oblivion soon absorbs them all. ho when a child, as playful children use, " burnt * tinder a stale last year's news. The flame extinct, he views the roving fireThere goes my Lady, and there goes the Squire, There goes the Parson, oh, illustrious Spark ! And...
Full view - About this book

Poems

William Cowper - 1810
...neglecting hand ; Lethaean gulphs receive them as they fall, And dark, oblivion soon absorbs them all. So when a child, as playful children use, Has burnt...And there, scarce less illustrious, goes the clerk ! REPORT OF AN ADJUDGED CASE NOT TO BE FOUND IN ANY OF THE BOOKS. I. BETWEEN Nose and Eyes a strange...
Full view - About this book

Poems

William Cowper - 1812
...neglecting hand; Lethaeau gulphs receive them as they fall, And dark oblivion soon absorbs them all. So when a child, as playful children use, Has burnt...And there, scarce less illustrious, goes the clerk! 276 REPORT OF AX ADJUDGED CASE NOT TO BE FOUND IS AKT OF THE BOOKS, I. BETWEEN Nose and Eyes a strange...
Full view - About this book

Poems

William Cowper - 1814
...absorbs them all. So when a child, as playful children use. Has burnt to tinder a stale last year's new, The flame extinct, he views the roving fire— There...And there, scarce less illustrious, goes the clerk! REPORT OF AN ADJUDGED CASE, NOT TO BE FOUND IN ANY OF THE BOOKS. I. BETWEEN Nose and Eyes a strange...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF