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" Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray ; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. "
Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century: Consisting ... - Page 525
1817
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The illustrated London reading book

Illustrated London news - 1851
...at the Muse's flame. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife Their sober wishes never learn' d to stray ; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenour of their way. Yet eVn these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected...
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Aids to English Composition, Prepared for Students of All Grades: Embracing ...

Richard Green Parker - English language - 1851 - 429 pages
...heap the shrine of Luxury and Pride With incense kindled at the muse's flame. Far from the maddening crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learnt to stray: Along the cool, sequestered vale of life They kepi the noiseless tenor of their way. Some frail memorial, still erected...
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A Book for a Corner, Or Selections in Prose and Verse from Authors the Best ...

Leigh Hunt - 1852
...heap the shrine of luxury and pride "With incense kindled at the muse's flame. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife Their sober wishes never learnt...vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth...
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A Book for a Corner; Or, Selections in Prose and Verse from ..., Volumes 1-2

Leigh Hunt - English literature - 1852
...heap the shrine of luxury and pride With incense kindled at the muse's flame. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife Their sober wishes never learnt...vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet o'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth...
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First collection of instructive extracts

Scottish school-book assoc - 1852
...at the Muse's flame. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife. Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray : Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet even these bones, from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth...
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The Country and the City

Raymond Williams - Literary Criticism - 1975 - 335 pages
...remote simplicity — Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenour of their way — and admits, with an edge of protest, the social as opposed to the abstracted...
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Thomas Hardy

Lance St John Butler - Literary Criticism - 1978 - 181 pages
...contains the novel's title. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife. Their sober wishes never Icarn'd to stray ; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Is the irony intentional? The irony. I mean, of suggesting peace and quiet and pastoral seclusion...
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The Daring Muse: Augustan Poetry Reconsidered

Margaret Anne Doody - Literary Criticism - 1985 - 288 pages
...pentameter quatrains. Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. (lines 73-6) This very example, however, brings us up against an interesting problem. It ought...
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Daniel Defoe: His Life

Paula R. Backscheider - Biography & Autobiography - 1992 - 688 pages
...their crimes confin'd; Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife, Their sober wishes never learn'd to stray; Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way.17 In fact, Defoe has Crusoe quote two lines of a song called "The Country Life" near the beginning...
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Best Remembered Poems

Martin Gardner - Poetry - 1992 - 210 pages
...of ingenuous shame, Or heap the shrine of Luxury and Pride With incense kindled at the Muse's flame. Along the cool sequester'd vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet ev'n these bones from insult to protect Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth...
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