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" Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy sports are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn ; Amidst thy bowers the tyrant's hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green : One only master grasps the whole domain, And half a tillage stints thy... "
Printing Types: Their History, Forms, and Use; a Study in Survivals - Page 148
by Daniel Berkeley Updike - 1922
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The boy's second help to reading: a selection of choice passages from ...

Theodore Alors W. Buckley - History - 1854
...thy bowers their cheerful influence shed ; These were thy charms but all these charms are fled. Sweet, smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain. No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But choked with sedges works its weedy way ; Along thy glades,...
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The Beauties of the British Poets

1854
...thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, These were thy charms but all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain ; No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But, choked with sedges, works its weedy way ; Along thy...
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The book of celebrated poems

Book - 1854
...thy charms But all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy ports are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn ; Amidst thy...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain; No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But, choked with sedges, works its weedy way ; Along thy...
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Prodigals and Pilgrims: The American Revolution Against Patriarchal ...

Jay Fliegelman - Literary Criticism - 1982 - 328 pages
...nations and, finally, the flight of the nation's children. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn. Amidst thy bowers the tyrant's hand is seen And desolation saddens all thy greed; One only master grasps the whole domain And half a tillage stints thy smiling pain. . . . And...
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Preromanticism

Marshall Brown - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 516 pages
...thy bowers their chearful influence shed, These were thy charms But all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green. (lines 31-38) The semantic impoverishment is astonishing; not even nambypamby Philips wrote so simply...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...scene. (1. 18) BeLS; EnRP; FaFP; LaA; LiTB; NOBE; NOEC; NoP; OAEL-1; PoEL-3; SeCePo; TEP; TrGrPo 2 eCePo; SeCP; SeCV-1; WGRP The Timber 29 But thou beneath...Of death, doth waste all senseless, cold, and dark; (1. 35-40) JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE (1799-1832) The EH-King 1 "O father! O father! now, now, keep...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl Woodring James S. Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 891 pages
...thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, These were thy charms But all these charms are fled, Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain: 40 No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But, choked with sedges, works its weedy way. Along thy...
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Oliver Goldsmith: The Critical Heritage

G. S. Rousseau - Reference - 1995 - 385 pages
...village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy sports are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn; Amidst thy bow'ts the tyrant's hand is seen, And desolation saddens...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain; No more thy glassy brook reflects die day, But chok'd with sedges, works its weedy way. Along the glades...
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Uncommon Ground: Rethinking the Human Place in Nature

William Cronon - History - 1996 - 561 pages
...productive environment is used to symbolize the unnaturalness of the rulers of the English nation: And desolation saddens all thy green: One only master...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain; No more thy grassy brook reflects the day, But, choked with sedges, works its weedy way.55 Much of...
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Oliver Goldsmith: The Critical Heritage

G. S. Rousseau - Reference - 1995 - 385 pages
...remitting,' and 'toil taught to please,' 'succeeding sports,' and 'sports with sweet succession.' V. 35. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn; Amidst thy bow'rs the tyrant's hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green: One only master grasps the...
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