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" Where, from gross mortal care and business free, They lay, pour'd out in ease and luxury. Or should they a vain show of work assume, Alas ! and well-a-day ! what can it be ? To knot, to twist, to range the vernal bloom ; But far is cast the distaff, spinning-wheel,... "
Gay's fables, with elucidations and comments by archdeacon Coxe - Page 214
by John Gay - 1838
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 9

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795
...Has clcar'd their inward eye : then, fmoke-enroll'd, Their oracles break forth myfterious as of old. Here languid beauty kept her pale-fac'd court : Bevies...dames, of high degree. From every quarter hither made rcfort ; Where, from grofs mortal earc and buCnefs free, They lay, pour'd out in cafe and tumry; Or...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...fmokccnroll'd, Their oracles break forth myfterious as of old. Here languid beauty kept her pak-fac'd court : Bevies of dainty dames, of high degree, From every quarter hither made rclurt ; Where, from grt:!i mortalcare and bu'.inei's free, They lay, pour'd out in eafe and luxury....
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Young. Churchill. Lloyd. Falconer. Thomson

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...eye : then, unoko roll'd, Their oracles break forth myfterieus is of eld. LXXI. Here languid1 Bfeauty kept her pale-fac'd court . Bevies of dainty dames, of high degree, From every quarter hither made rrfort, Where, frotfi gtofs mortal care and bulinefs ftu. They lay, pour'd out in eafe and luxury ĽOr...
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The works of mr. James Thomson, to which is prefixed the life of the author ...

James Thomson, Patrick Murdoch - History - 1802
...lines of this stanza were writ by a friend of the author. LXXI. Here languid Beauty kept her pale-faced court: Bevies of dainty dames, of high degree, From...pour'd out in ease and luxury. Or should they a vain show of work assume, Alas! and well-a-day! what can it be? To knot, to twist, or range the vernal bloom;...
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The Works of Mr. James Thomson: With His Last Corrections and ..., Volume 1

James Thomson - 1802
...of this stanza viere writ by a f.iend of the author. LXXI. Here languid Beauty kept her pale-faced court: Bevies of dainty dames, of high degree, From...pour'd out in ease and luxury. Or should they a vain show of work assume, Alas! and well-a-day! what can it be? To knot, to twist, or range the vernal bloom...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 2

James Thomson, John Aikin - 1804
...clear'd their inward eye : then, smoke-enroll'd, Their oracles break forth mysterious as of old. LXXI. Here languid Beauty kept her pale-fac'd court : Bevies...pour'd out in ease and luxury : Or should they a vain show of work assume, Alas ! and well-a-day ! what can it be ? To knot, to twist, to range the vernal...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson: Collated with the Best Editions:

James Thomson, Thomas Park - 1808
...clear'd their inward eye: then, smokeeuroll'd, Their oracles break forth mysterious as of old. LXXI. Here languid beauty kept her pale-fac'd court: Bevies...work assume, Alas! and well-a-day! what can it be? To knot, to twist, to range the vernal bloom; But far is cast the distaff, spinning-wheel, and loom....
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The cabinet of poetry, containing the best entire pieces in the works of the ...

Cabinet - 1808
...Has clear'd their inward eye: then, smoke-enroll'd. Their oracles break forth mysterious, as of old. Here languid beauty kept her pale-fac'd court : Bevies...high degree, From every quarter hither made resort ; \Vhere, from gross mortal care and business free, They lay, pour'd out in ease and luxury. Or should...
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Specimens of the British poets

British poets - 1809
...Their oracles break forth mysterious as of old. Here languid beanty kept her pale-fac'd court: Eeries of dainty dames, of high degree, From every quarter...work assume, Alas ! and well-a-day ! what can it be? To knot, to twist, to range the vernal bloom : But far is cast the distaff, spinniofi-wheel, and loom....
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809 - 1016 pages
...Has clear'd their inward eye : then smokeenroll'd, Their oracles break furth mysterious as of old. j Where from gross mortal care and business free, They lay, pour'd out in ease and luxury. Or should...
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