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" THE wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the heart, Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the glimmering taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way ; And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter... "
The wild garland; or, Curiosities of poetry, selected by I.J. Reeve - Page 263
edited by - 1866
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The Christian Psalmist: Or, Hymns Selected and Original. With an ...

James Montgomery - Hymns - 1832 - 456 pages
...The wretch, condemn'd with life to part. Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends hla heart, Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the glimmering...taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way ; And still, aa darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray." Is this poetry ? Every reader feels that it is. Yet,...
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Chatsworth, the Patrician

1833 - 310 pages
...prevailed. He might truly be said to present a correct picture of Goldsmith's beautiful lines " Hope, like the glimmering taper's light, Adorns and...as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray." CHAPTER XXI. THE period which called forth all the kind offices of Mrs. Grey, at length arrived : Caroline...
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Ellmer Castle: A Roman Catholic Story of the Nineteenth Century

1833
...father's displeasure in some measure abated. Thus it is that the influence of hope, ' Like the gliminerine taper's light, * Adorns and cheers the way ; ' And...still, as darker grows the night, ' Emits a brighter lay.' Interdicted by the positive command of her father, Elizabeth could not write to Henry ; but she...
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Lectures on Poetry and General Literature: Delivered at the Royal ...

James Montgomery - English literature - 1833 - 394 pages
...The wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies, And every pang that rends his heart Bids expectation rise. " Hope, like the glimmering taper's light, Adorns and cheers his way, And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray." GOLDSMITH. Is this poetry ? Every...
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The Songs of England and Scotland ...

Peter Cunningham - English ballads and songs - 1835
...FROM THE ORATORIO OF THE CAPTIVITY. OLIVER GOLDSMITH. The wretch condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the...still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. MAY EVE, or KATE OF ABERDEEN. JOHN CUNNINGHAM. Born 1729 Died 1773. The silver moon's enamour'd...
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The songs of England and Scotland

England - History - 1835
...FROM THE ORATORIO OF THE CAPTIVITY. OLIVER GOLDSMITH. The wretch condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies ; And every pang that rends the...still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. MAY EVE, or KATE OF ABERDEEN. JOHN CUNNINGHAM. Born 1729 Died 1778. The silver moon's enamour'd...
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Quentin Durward

Sir Walter Scott - 1836
...while she dwelt upon it.25 CHAPTER XVIII. THE SALLY. The wretch, condemn'd with life to part, Still still on hope relies, And every pang that rends the...taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way ; And still, the darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. Goldsmith. FEW days had passed ere Louis had received,...
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Practical Phrenology

Silas Jones - Phrenology - 1836 - 336 pages
...would produce the poetic feeling. The sentiment is beautifully described by Goldsmith. " Hope, like a glimmering taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way...as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray." The organ was large in the head of Sir Walter Scott. XVIII. MARVELLOCSNESS. Some time before the...
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The poetical works

Oliver Goldsmith - Poetry - 1836 - 118 pages
...THE ORATORIO OF THE CAPTIVITY. THE wretch condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relics ; And every pang that rends the heart, Bids expectation rise. Hope, like the glimm'ring taper's light, Adorns and cheers the way : And still, as darker grows the night, Emits a...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - 2010 - 230 pages
...slightly of this. FROM THE ORATORIO OP THE CAPTIVITY. SONG. THE wretch condemn'd with life to part, Still, still on hope relies; And every pang that rends the...still, as darker grows the night, Emits a brighter ray. SONG. O MEMORY ! thou fond deceiver, Still importunate and vain, To former joys recurring ever, And...
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