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" But now his nose is thin, And it rests upon his chin Like a staff, And a crook is in his back, And a melancholy crack In his laugh. "
The Poets and Poetry of America: With an Historical Introduction - Page 358
edited by - 1842 - 468 pages
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Beautiful poetry, selected by the ed. of The Critic

Beautiful poetry - History - 1853
...That it seems as if he said, "They are gone." The mossy marbles rest On the lips that he has prest In their bloom, And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a year On the tomb. That be bad a Roman nose, And his cheek was like a rose In tbe snow. But now bis nose is tbin, And...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 99

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, William Ainsworth, Thomas Hood - 1853
...Departed Days. Sept. — VOL. XCIX. HO. CCCZCIII. G The mossy marbles rest On the lips that he has prest In their bloom, And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a year On i in• tomb. My grandmamma has said, — Poor old lady, she is dead Long ago, — That he had a Roman...
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Literary recreations and miscellanies

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1854
...That it seems as if he said, ' They are gone.' The mossy marbles rest On the lips that he has pressed In their bloom ; And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a year On the tomb." Dr. Holmes has been likened to Thomas Hood ; but there is little in common between them save the power...
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Prismatics

Frederic Swartwout Cozzens - 1854 - 235 pages
...head, That it seems as if he said, They are gone. " The mossy marbles rat On the lips that he hasprest In their bloom, And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a yew On the tomb. " My grandmamma has said, — Poor old lady she is dead Long ago,— That he had a...
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Cyclopaedia of American Literature: Embracing Personal and ..., Volume 2, Part 2

Evert Augustus Duyckinck, George Long Duyckinck - American literature - 1855
...That it seems as if he said, " They are pone." The mo-sy mnrble« rest On the lips that he has prest In their bloom. And the names he loved to hear Have...carved for many a year On the tomb. My grandmamma ha« мЫ,— Poor »Id lady, she is dead That ho had a Roman nose, And his cheek was like a rose In...
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The Irish quarterly review

History - 1855
...That It seems an Sf he said " They are gone." The mossy marbles rest On the lips that he had pressed in their bloom, And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a year On the tomb. My cninihnamiaa h« said,— Poor old lady, she is dead Long RJ?O, — That lie luula Kmumi norf, And...
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The Irish Quarterly Review, Volume 5

Irish literature - 1855
...That it seems as if he said " They are gone." The mossy marbles rest On the lips that he hud pressed In their bloom, And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a year Ou the tomb. My grandmamma has said,— Poor old ludy, she ia dead Long ajjo, — That he had a Itoraan...
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The lover's seat. Kathemérina; or, Common things in relation to beauty ...

Kenelm Henry Digby - 1856
...That it seems as if he said, ' They are gone.' The mossy marbles rest On the lips that he has prest In their bloom, And the names he loved to hear Have been carved for many a year On the tomb." "The passion for crowds," says Charles Lamb, "is no where feasted so full as in London. The man must...
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The Poets of the Nineteenth Century

Evert Augustus Duyckinck - English poetry - 1858 - 397 pages
...That it seems as if he said, "They are gone." The mossy marbles rest On the lips that he has prest In their bloom, And the names he loved to hear Have...— That he had a Roman nose, And his cheek was like a n»f In the snow. But now his nose is thin, And it rests upon his chin Like a staff, And a crook...
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