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" For thee, who, mindful of the unhonoured dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate ; If chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed swain may say... "
The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland - Page 338
by Abraham Mills - 1851
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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1854 - 776 pages
...wonted fires.2 For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonor'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless talc relate ; If chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some...at the peep of dawn Brushing with hasty steps the clews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn: "There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That...
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The Boy's Second Help to Reading: A Selection of Choice Passages from ...

Theodore Alors W. Buckley - 1854 - 312 pages
...of Nature cries, Ev'n in our ashes live their wonted fires. For Thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd Dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate...kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary -headed swain may say, " Oft have we seen him at the peep of dawn Brushing with hasty steps the...
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The pleasures of hope, Gertrude of Wyoming, and other poems. To which are ...

Thomas Campbell - 1854 - 253 pages
...cries, Ev'n in our ashes'" live'their wonted fires. c For thee, who, mindful of th' unhonour'd deadi Dost in these lines their artless tale relate; If...Contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate P Brushing with hasty steps the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn, 28 Haply some...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth of Tower's Series for Common ...

David Bates Tower - 1854 - 426 pages
...some fond breast the parting soul relies ; Some pious drops the closing eye requires ; Even from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Even in our ashes...their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of the unhonored dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate, If chance, by lonely contemplation led,...
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Beauties of the British Poets, with a Few Introd. Observations

George Croly (Rev., ed) - 1854
...the voice of nature cries, Even in our aahes live their wonted fires. For thee, who mindful of th' unhonoured dead, Dost in these lines their artless...lonely contemplation led^ Some kindred spirit shall enquire thy fate : Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft we have seen him at the peep of dawn,...
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The book of celebrated poems

Book - 1854 - 448 pages
...some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires ; Even from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Even in our ashes...their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of the unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate ; If chance, by lonely Contemplation...
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Collins, Thomas Gray, and Oliver ...

William Collins - 1854 - 166 pages
...some fond breast the parting soul relies, Some pious drops the closing eye requires : Even from the tomb the voice of nature cries, Even in our ashes...their wonted fires. For thee, who, mindful of the unhonored dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate, If chance, by lonely Contemplation led,...
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Homosexuality in Renaissance and Enlightenment England: Literary ...

Claude J. Summers - 1992 - 222 pages
...shift in person, which creates an alter ego through which the poet can begin to talk about himself: For thee who, mindful of the unhonoured dead, Dost...inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, . . . (93-97) If the lonely poem now becomes crowded with "spurious" egos what Kristeva calls "seeming...
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Cultural Capital: The Problem of Literary Canon Formation

John Guillory, Professor John Guillory - 1993 - 392 pages
...means of shuttling between its imaginary temporal moments: For thee, who mindful of th' unhonour'd Dead Dost in these lines their artless tale relate...inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed Swain may say . . . (93-97) If the immediately following lines are caught in the abyssal trap of having to quote...
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John Milton: 1732-1801

John T. Shawcross - 1995 - 452 pages
...touch'd this natural circumstance in his church-yard elegy: For thee, who mindful of the unhonour'd dead, Dost in these lines their artless tale relate;...thy fate: Haply, some hoary-headed swain may say, &c. 'When Cowley,' says Dr. Johnson, 'tells of Hervey, that they studied together, it is easy to suppose...
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