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The Biographical Record of Clinton County, Iowa ... - Page 416
1901 - 520 pages
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - Literary Criticism - 1851 - 134 pages
...saw ; O bless'd retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats from care, that never must be mine ? How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try — And, since 'tis hard...
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Studies from the English poets

George Frederick Graham - English literature - 1852 - 519 pages
...at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreat from cares, that never must be mine, How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease ; 100 Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard...
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Guy's new speaker, selections of poetry and prose from the best writers in ...

Joseph Guy - 1852
...at last. O blest retirement ! friend to life's decline, Retreat from care, that never must be mine ! How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 't is hard...
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The English humourists of the eighteenth century: A series of lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1853 - 322 pages
...last. 0 blest retirement, friend to life's decline ! Retreats from care that never must be mine — How blest is he who crowns in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to...
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The cruet stand, select pieces of prose and poetry

C. Gough - 1853
...: — O blest retirement ! friend to life's decline, Retreats from care, that never must be mine ; How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease : Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And since 'tis hard to...
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A cyclopædia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia - 1853
...— Milton. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreat from care, that never must be mine: How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease; Who quits a world when strong temptations try, And, smce 'tis hard to combat,...
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A practical introduction to English composition, by R. (and T.) Armstrong ...

Robert Armstrong (master of Madras coll.), Thomas Armstrong (schoolmaster.) - 1853
...Retirement. 0 blest Retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreat from care, that never must be mine ! How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to...
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The autobiography of William Jerdan, with his literary, political ..., Volume 4

William Jerdan - 1853
...SUBSCRIPTION. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreat from care, that never must be mine : How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease. GOLDSMITH. I COULD not continue a somewhat dry list in the same chapter...
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The History of English Literature: With an Outline of the Origin and Growth ...

William Spalding - English literature - 1853 - 413 pages
...last ! Oh blest retirement ! friend to life's decline ! Retreat from care, that never must be mine ! How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to...
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