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" me live, or die unknown: Oh ! grant an honest fame, or grant me none ! " THIS poem contains great strokes of Gothic imagination, yet bordering often on the most ideal and capricious extravagance. The poet, in a vision, sees a temple of glass; ' In which... "
The Works of Alexander Pope - Page 92
by Alexander Pope - 1822
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The beauties of English poetry, selected from the most esteemed ..., Volume 1

John Wolcot - 1804
...Heaven! to scorn the guilty bays, Drive from my breast that wretched lust of praise; Unblemish'd let me live, or die unknown Oh, grant an honest fame, or grant me none!'' A PASTORAL ELEGY, ON THE DEATH OF JACKSON, THE MUSICAL COMPOSER. O SHEPHERDS! 't is CGRYDON'S knell,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
...Then teach me, Heav'nI to scorn the guilt) Drive from my breast that wretched lust of Unblemish'd let me live, or die unknown : Oh ! grant an honest fame, or grant me non END OF VOLUME I. !H at "5 B ^ W U J a a, M 5 O r ^ I? M Z U 3! H H z B H as ^j Q H U Z B a B b...
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ...

Joseph Warton - 1806
...allegory ; and the two last shew theman of honour and virtue, ¿ as well as the poet: Unblemish'd let me live, or die unknown: Oh grant an honest fame, or grant me none! In finishing this Section, we may observe, that POPE'S alterations of Chaucer are intro¿ duced with...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1807 - 408 pages
...rash ambition ra -~ fend youth, a candidate for praise - —vt void of hones I car -.uiiiish'd let me live, or die unknown Oh grant an honest fame, or grant me noi n WINDSOR- FOREST. T To the Right Hon. George Lord Lansi HHY forest, Windsor! aud thy green rei...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...me, heav'n! to scorn the guilty baj Drive from my breast that wretched lust of prais Unblemish'd let me live, or die unknown: Oh! grant an honest fame, or grant me none! BSD OF VOLUME I. • • . REFERENCE DEPARTMENT This book is under no circumstances tc taken from the...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1812
...heav'n ! to scorn the guilty bays, Drive from my breast that wretched lust of praise ; Unblemish'd let me live, or die unknown ; Oh ! grant an honest fame, or grant me none ! JANUARY AND MAY; OR, THE MERCHANT'S TALE. FROM CHAUCER. JANUARY AND MAY. T^HERE liv'd in Lombardy,...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 20

Ezekiel Sanford, Robert Walsh - 1819
...Heav'n! to scorn the guilty bays, Drive from my breast that wretched lust of praise ; IJnblemish'd let me live, or die unknown : Oh, grant an honest fame, or grant me none!' EPISTLES. ROBERT EARL OF OXFORD .tf.VD MOK TIMER* SUCH were the notes thy once-lov'd poet sung. Till...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 23

1821
...me, Heaven, to scorn the guilty bays, Drive from my soul the wretched lust of praise. Unblemish'd let me live, or die unknown : Oh ! grant an honest fame, or grant me none !" PS I am informed that Dr. B. meditates an original compilation, after the manner of Polyajnus, to...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

1822
...Heaven! to scorn the guilty bays, Drive from my breast that wretched lust of praise; Unblemish'd let me live, or die unknown : Oh, grant an honest fame, or grant me none !' JANUARY AND MAY. FROM CHAUCER. There lived in Lonibardy, as authors write, In days of old, a wise...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 41

British poets - 1822
...Heaven! to scorn the guilty bays, Drive from my breast that wretched lust of praise; TJnblemish'd let me live, or die unknown: Oh, grant an honest fame, or grant me none!' P2 JANUARY AND MAY. FROM CHAUCER. THERE lived in Lombardy, as authors write, In days of old, a wise...
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