Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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
Full view - About this book

Gray's Poetical Works: English and Latin : Illustrated

Thomas Gray - 1847 - 142 pages
...a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by th' unlettcr'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 ? ^ 1 ' I On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires; Ev'n...
Full view - About this book

The Book of Poetry

Bennett George Johns - 1847 - 186 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...forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing anxious being e'er resign' d, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing ling'ring look behind...
Full view - About this book

The book of poetry [ed. by B.G. Johns].

Book - 1847 - 186 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...forgetfulness a prey, This pleasing anxious being e'er resign' d, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing ling'ring look behind...
Full view - About this book

Knowles' Elocutionist: A First-class Rhetorical Reader and Recitation Book ...

James Sheridan Knowles - 1847 - 322 pages
...th' unletter'd Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; And many a holy text around she strews, To teach the rustic moralist to die. For who, to dumb...resign'd, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing, lingering look behind 1 On some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some...
Full view - About this book

The gift book of English poetry

English poetry - 1848
...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...
Full view - About this book

Reading lessons for the higher classes in classical, middle and diocesan schools

William Balmbro'. Flower - 1848 - 80 pages
...a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the 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...
Full view - About this book

North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 426 pages
...a sigh. Their name, their years, spelt by the 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...
Full view - About this book

The literary class book; or, Readings in English literature

Robert Joseph Sullivan - 1850
...sigh. Their name, their years, spell'd by th' unlettered 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 ;' Ev'n from...
Full view - About this book

Memoirs of Eminent Etonians: With Notices of the Early History of Eton College

Edward Shepherd Creasy - 1850 - 504 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...Forgetfulness a prey This pleasing anxious being e'er rcsign'd, Left the warm precincts of the cheerful day, Nor cast one longing lingering look behind !...
Full view - About this book

Aids to English Composition, Prepared for Students of All Grades: Embracing ...

Richard Green Parker - 1850 - 429 pages
...sigh. Their names, th^r years, spelled by the unlettered MOM, 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, lingavng look...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF