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Poems of Established Reputation: To Wit: 1st. The Art of Preserving Health - Page 224
1802 - 288 pages
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Poems

William Cowper - 1786
...eloquent themfelves, yet fear to break, What is it but a map of bufy life, Its fluctuations and its vaft concerns ? Here runs the mountainous and craggy ridge That tempts ambition. On the fummit, fee, The feals of office glitter in his eyes ; He climbs, he pants, he grafps them. At his...
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Poems, Volume 2

1787
...eloquent themfelves, yet fear to break ; What is it but a map of bufy life, Its fiu&uations, and its vaft concerns ? Here runs the mountainous and craggy ridge That tempts ambition. On the fummit, fee, The feals of office glitter in his eyes j He climbs, he pants, he grafps them. At his...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1788
...eloquent themfelves, yet fear to break | What is it but a map of bufy life, Its fluctuations, and its vaft concerns ? Here runs the mountainous and craggy ridge That tempts ambition. On the fummit, fee, The feals of office glitter in his eyes ; He climbs, he pants, he grafps them. At his...
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Poems: by William Cowper, ... In two volumes. ...

William Cowper - 1790
...themfelves, yet fear to break ; What is it but a map of byfy life., Its fluctuations, and its vaft concerns ? Here runs the mountainous and craggy ridge That tempts ambition. On the fummit, fee, The feals of office glitter La his eyes ; He climbs, he pants, he grafps them. At his...
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Elegant Extracts; Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry ..., Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...eloquent themfcKcs, yet fear to break, " What is it but a map of bufy life, Jts fluctuations, and its vaft concerns ? Here runs the mountainous and craggy ridge That tempts ambition. On the fummit, fee, The feals of office glitter in his eyes; [heels, He climbs, he pants, he grafps them....
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Extracts, elegant, instructive, and entertaining, in poetry

Vicesimus Knox - Poetry - 1791
...thcmfelves, yet fear to break— What is it but a map of bufy life, Its fluctuations, and its \ ait concerns ? Here runs the mountainous and craggy ridge That tempts ambition. On the fummtr, fee, The fcals of office glitter in his eyes ; [beelsj He climbs, he pants, he grafJM them....
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Poems: By William Cowper, of the Inner Temple Esq. In Two Volumes ...

William Cowper - 1793 - 359 pages
...eloquent themfelves, yet fear to break; What is it, but a map of bufy life, Its fluctuations, and its vaft concerns ? Here runs the mountainous and craggy ridge That tempts ambition. On the fummit fee The feals of office glitter in his eye's; He climbs, he pants, he grafps them ! At his heels,...
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Poems,

William Cowper - 1800 - 420 pages
...Though eloquent themselves, yet fear to break; What is it, but a map of busy life, Its fluctuations, and its vast concerns ? Here runs the mountainous...He climbs, he pants, he grasps them ! At his heels, Close at his heels, a demagogue ascends, And with a dext'rous jerk soon twists him down, And wins them,...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1800
...themfelves, yet fear to break ;. What is it, but a map of bufy life, Its fluctuations, and its vaft concerns ? Here runs the mountainous and craggy ridge. That tempts. ambition. On the fummit fee The feals of office glitter in his eyes ; He climbs, he pants, he grafps them ! At his heel(t...
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Beauties of Cowper: To which are Prefixed, a Life of the Author and ...

William Cowper - English poetry - 1801 - 231 pages
...Though eloquent themselves, yet fear to break; What is it, but a map of busy life, Its fluctuations, and its vast concerns ? Here runs the mountainous...That tempts ambition. On the summit see The seals of oflice glitter in his eyes ; He climbs, he pants, he grasps them! Athis-beels, Close at his heels,...
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