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The Biographical Record of Clinton County, Iowa ... - Page 416
1901 - 520 pages
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The Poetical Works, and Essays, of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 253 pages
...at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline> Retreat from cares, that never must he 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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A Bibliographical Account of the Principal Works Relating to English ...

William Upcott - England - 1818
...pages. LXIV. WENSLEYDALE: or Rural Contemplations- a Poem. By T. MAUDE, Esq. The FOURTH EDITION. " How blest is he who crowns in shades like these A youth of labour with an age of ease : Sinks to the grave with unperceiv'd decay, While resignation gently slopes...
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The Deserted Village, Traveller, and Miscellaneous Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1819 - 108 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 labor with an age of ease; IVho quits a world when0 strong temptations ttfl And, since, 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly-! For...
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Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...at last. 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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Poems Divine and Moral: Many of Them Now First Published

John Bowdler - Hymns, English - 1821 - 468 pages
...the Same. O BL,EST 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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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 9

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...at last. 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 't is hard to...
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Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1821 - 216 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 ! Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And since 'tis hard to...
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The English reading book, in verse

William Jillard Hort - English literature - 1822 - 212 pages
...; These, all in sweet confusion, sought the shade, And fill'd each pause the nightingale had made. 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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The Methodist Magazine, Volume 6

Methodist Church - 1823
...yourself, and with him exclaim, "0 blest retirement! friend to life's decline, Retreats from vice * How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease." Beware of Pope. He enchants you with his flowing numbers, while he poisons...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats from care that never must be mine, {:/ labour with an age of ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to...
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