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" Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store, Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day, Just earns a scanty pittance, and at night Lies down secure, her heart and pocket... "
Poems - Page 71
by William Cowper - 1787
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The Plain Englishman [ed. by C. Knight and E.H. Locker].

Charles Knight - 1820
...His principal works are the Task, and other moral poems; antl a valuable translation of Homer. 3 Ye* Cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day,...
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Poems. by William Cowper. With the life of the author by T. Greatheed

William Cowper, T. Greatheed - 1821
...on every side, He begs their flattery with his latest breath, And smothered in't at last, is praised to death. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the live-long day,...
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The Works of the British Poets, with Lives of the Authors, Volume 36

1822
...frankincense on ev'ry side, He begs their flattery with his latest breatb, And smother'd in't at last, is prais'd to death. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content, though mean, and cheerful, if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day,...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 79

British poets - 1822
...every side, He begs their flattery with his latest breath, And, smother'd in't at last, is praised to death. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store: Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day,...
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Original Memorials; Or, Brief Sketches of Real Characters

Charles Bradley - 1822 - 196 pages
...honour, and immortality'.' It' an original of Cowper-s picture. ' '.'~ir --*'£vg i. ;.i,' :iil) Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content, though mean, and cheerful, if not gay*, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day...
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The Lady's magazine (and museum). Improved ser., enlarged

1837
...every side : He begs their flattery with his latest breath , And smothered by it at last is praised to death. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store, Content, though mean and cheerful, if not Shuffling her threads about the livelong day, Just...
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The poems of William Cowper, with notes from his own correspondence

William Cowper - 1824
...frankincense on ev'ry side. He begs their flatt'ry with his latest breath, And smother'd in't at last, is prais'd to death. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day,...
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Poems of William Cowper, Esq

William Cowper - 1824 - 427 pages
...frankincense on ev'ry side. He begs their flatt'ry with his latest breath, And smother'd in't at last, is prais'd to death. Yon cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the livelong day,...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1824
...He begs their flattery with his latest breath, And smother'd in't at last, is praised to death. You cottager, who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content though mean, cheerful if not gay, Shufiling her threads about the livelong day, Just...
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Select poetry; chiefly on subjects connected with religion

Select poetry - 1825
...frankincense on every side, He begs their flatt'ry with his latest breath, And smother'd in't at last, is prais'd to death. Yon cottager who weaves at her own door, Pillow and bobbins all her little store ; Content though mean, and cheerful if not gay, Shuffling her threads about the live-long day,...
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