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" A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintained its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life required, but gave no more : His best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches,... "
Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell - Page 26
by Oliver Goldsmith, Thomas Parnell, Thomas Bewick, John Bewick - 1804 - 68 pages
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Selections from the British Classics: Chaucer and Spenser ...

Geoffrey Chaucer, Edmund Spenser - 1856 - 122 pages
...was, ero England's griefs began, "When every rood of ground maintained its man ; For him light labor spread her wholesome store ; Just gave what life required,...his best riches, ignorance of wealth. But times are altered : trade's unfeeling train Usurp the land, and dispossess the swain; Along the lawn, where scattered...
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The Miscellaneous Works: Poems. Miscellaneous pieces. Dramas. Criticism ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1856
...produit.1 "— D'Isn**u..J r For him light labor spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life requir'd, but gave no more : His best companions, innocence...And his best riches, ignorance of wealth. But times arc alter'd ; trade's unfeeling train Usurp the land, and dispossess the swain : Along the lawn where...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Comprising His Poems, Comedies, Essays, and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1856 - 425 pages
...never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When ever)- rood of ground maintained its man ; 'For him light Labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life rcquir'd, but gave no more: His best companions innocence and health ; And his best riches ignorance...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - Nature in literature - 1856 - 554 pages
...was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintained its man ; For him light labor I. SHORE FISHING. Now, sporting muse, draw in the flowing reins, Leave the ; Hi- best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches, ignorance of wealth. But times are...
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POEMS, PLAYS AND ESSAYS

JOHN AIKIN - 1857
...was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man : For him light Labor spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life required,...wealth. But times are alter'd : trade's, unfeeling trainUsurp the land, and dispossess the swain ; Along the lawn, where scatter'd hamlets rose, Unwieldy...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine, Volume 1

1864
...swain." " For him light labour spreads her wholesome store, Just gives what life requires, but gives no more ; His best companions, innocence and health, And his best riches, ignorance of wealth." Contentment and benevolence are the characteristics of the country ; dissatisfaction and selfishness...
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.: with a life

Oliver Goldsmith, Baron Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay - Literary Criticism - 1857 - 240 pages
...never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man : For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life requir'd, but gave no more ; His best companions, innocence and health, And his best riches, ignorance...
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Biographical sketch. Poetical extracts. Miscellaneous essays. From The bee ...

Washington Irving - 1858
...!>•.' suppliedA time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life required, but gave no mtfre ; His best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches, ignorance of wealth. But times...
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Goldsmith's Deserted village, with notes and a life of the poet by W. M'Leod ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1858
...(See Rule xiii.) A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life requir'd, but gave no more: 60 His best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches, ignorance...
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Michigan journal of political science, Issues 1-2

Political science - 1981
...source of corruption: A time there was, ere England's grief began, When every rod of ground maintain'd its man; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life requir'd, but gave no more; His best companions, innocence and health, And his best riches, ignorance...
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