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" Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply : And many a holy text around she strews, That teach the rustic moralist to die. For who, to dumb forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing anxious being e'er... "
Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ... - Page 385
1903 - 1158 pages
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - 1840
...sigh. Their name, their years, spell'd by th' unletter'd Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply : And many a holy text around she strews, That teach...resign'd, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing, lingering look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some...
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The book of poetry [ed. by B.G. Johns].

Book - 1841 - 139 pages
...a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by th' unletter'd Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; And many a holy text around she strews, That teach...cheerful day, Nor cast one longing ling'ring look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul relies ; Some pious drops the closing eye requires : E'en from...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - 1841 - 364 pages
...Their names', their years', spell'd by theunletter'd muse-,! The place of fame, and elegy, supply, ; | And many a holy text around she strews', | That teach...day, | Nor cast one longing, ling'ring look behind, ? \ On some fond breast , the parting soul , relies' ; | Some pious drops , the closing eye requires...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1841 - 118 pages
...a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the unletter'd Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply: And many a holy text around she strews, That teach...resign'd, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing lingering look behind ? On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some...
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The Young Ladies' Class Book: A Selection of Lessons for Reading, in Prose ...

Ebenezer Bailey - 1841 - 408 pages
...sigh. Their name, their years, spelled by the unlettered Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; Aud many a holy text around she strews, That teach the...forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing, anxious being e'er resigned, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing, lingering look...
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The English Reader; Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - 1842 - 252 pages
...Horrible discord ; and the madding wheels Of brazen fury rag'd. Sound imitating Reluctance. jj" or who, to dumb forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing anxious...day, Nor cast one .longing, ling'ring look behind SECTION VI. PARAGRAPHS OF GREATER LENGTH. Connubial Affection. THE lore that cheers life's latest stage,...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by th' unlettered muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; And many a holy text around she strews, That teach...forgetfulness a prey This pleasing, anxious being e'er resigned, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing, lingering look behind...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...of a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the unlettered muse The place of fame and elegy supply: resigned, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing, lingering look behind...
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Aids to English Composition, Prepared for Students of All Grades: Embracing ...

Richard Green Parker - 1845 - 429 pages
...sigh. Their names, their years, spelled by the unlettered Muse, The place of fume and elegy supply j And many a holy text around she strews, That teach...forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing, anxious being e'er resigned ; Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing, lingering look...
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Aids to English Composition

Richard Green Parker - 1845 - 50 pages
...of a sigh. Their names, their years, spelled by the unld-ierM The place of fame and elegy supply ; And many a holy text around she strews, That teach...forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing, anxious being e'er resigned , Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing, lingerng look...
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