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" In a small narrow cave, and begirt with cold clay, To the meanest of reptiles a peer and a prey. To BEAUTY ? Ah, no ! she forgets The charms which she wielded before ; Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore... "
Time's Telescope - Page 38
1821
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Atheneum, Or, Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 1

1817
...before — Nor knows the foul worm, that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore. For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore....proud ? Alas! they are all laid aside — And here's neitherdress nor adornment allow'd But the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud ! To Riches...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 21

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - Literature, Modern - 1819
...skin which but yesterday fools could adore For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. 4. Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings...long winding-sheet, and the fringe of the shroud. 5. To Riches? Alas! 'tis in vain. Who hid, in their turns have been hid : The treasures are squandered...
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The Pocket magazine of classic and polite literature. [Continued as] The ...

1819
...he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, and the tints which it wore. Shall we build to the purple of Pride?...allowed, But the long winding-sheet and the fringe and the shroud. To Riches? Alas ! 'tis in vain— Who hid, in their turns have been hid — The treasures...
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The Christian Disciple and Theological Review, Volume 1

Noah Worcester - 1819
...before ; Nor knows the foul worm, that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it -wore....Alas ! they are all laid aside ; And here's neither drese nor adornment allow'd, But the long winding sheet, and the fringe of the shroud t To riches ?...
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The Pocket Magazine of Classics and Polite Literature, Volume 3

1819
...yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, and the tints which it wore. Shall webuild to the purple of Pride? The trappings which dizen...allowed , But the long winding-sheet and the fringe and the shroud. To Riches ? Alas ! 'tis in vain — Who hid, in their turns have been hid — The treasures...
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Varieties in woman, a novel

Varieties - 1819
...first Terse of the poem is not quoted. They are a paraphrase on Matthew 17 — •t. VOL. Ill, F • " Shall we build to the purple of Pride** " The trappings...aside— " And here's neither dress nor adornment allow'd, " But the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud: « To Riches? alas! 'tis in vain—...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of the Rev. William Richards, LL.D.: Who ...

John Evans - 1819 - 396 pages
...comprehensive word; it embraces in its wide grasp the sum and substance of our COMMON CHRISTIANITY. Shall we build to the purple of PRIDE, — The trappings...they are all laid aside, And here's neither dress nor adornments allowed, But the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud. To RICHES? alas! 'tis...
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The Christian Disciple and Theological Review, Volume 1

Henry Ware - 1819
...The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it won. Shall we build to the purple of pride ; The trappings...Alas! they are all laid aside; And here's neither dreso nor adornment allow'd, But the long winding sheet, and the fringe of the shroud! To riches ?...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for ..., Volume 89, Part 1

Edward Cave, John Nichols - Literature - 1819
...stanzas is given to connect the others with the original. The pencil of »ome future HOCA»TH. shal, I P Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings...dizen the proud ? Alas ! they are all laid aside, And here 's neither dress nor adornments allow'd, But the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud....
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The Christian Journal, and Literary Register, Volume 3

1819
...before — Nor knows the foul worm, that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore....build to the purple of Pride — The trappings which diz'n the proud; Alas ! they are all laid aside — And here's neither dress nor adornment allow'd...
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