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" And the matin-bell and the mountain bee : Fireflies were quenched on the dewy corn, Glowworms went out on the river's brim Like lamps which a student forgets to trim : The beetle forgot to wind his horn, The crickets were still in the meadow and hill:... "
Somerset House Gazette and Literary Museum, Or, Weekly Miscellany of Fine ... - Page 179
edited by - 1824
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 69

1839
...the principles of his early theory of utility : he found it at last to be, in his own words, — ' The task He set to each, Who shaped us to his ends and not our own.' But all this, we regret to say, is left as it was before — a lesson for the initiated to study in...
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Posthumous Poems

Percy Bysshe Shelley - English poetry - 1824 - 415 pages
...river's brim, Like lamps which a student forgets to trim : The beetle forgot to wind his horn, The crickets were still in the meadow and hill: Like a...which are their prey, From the lamp's death to the moraing ray: All rose to do the task He set to each, Who shaped us to his ends and not our own; The...
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Miscellaneous Poems

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1826 - 144 pages
...river's brim, Like lamps which a student forgets to trim : The beetle forgot to wind his horn, The crickets were still in the meadow and hill : Like a flock of rooks at a fanner's gun Night's dreams and terrors, every one, Fled from the brains which are their prey. From...
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The Poetical Works of Coleridge, Shelley, and Keats: Complete in ..., Volume 1

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1829 - 575 pages
...the river's brim. Like lamps which a student forgets to trim The beetle forgot to wind his horn, The ance Pale in the open moonshine; but each one Under...silver regions of the milky way. Afar the Contadino's tose to do the task He set to each, Who shaped us to his ends aad not onr own , The million rose to...
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The Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, with His Life

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1834 - 1004 pages
...river's brim, Like lamps which a student forgets to trim : . The beetle forgot to windhishorn, The crickets were still in the meadow and hill : Like...morning ray : All rose to do the task He set to each, Wt,oshaped us to his ends and not our own ; The million rose to learn, and one to teach What none yet...
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Lodore, by the author of 'Frankenstein'.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley - 1835 - 396 pages
...dost stay. SHAKSPEARE. THE still hours of darkness passed silently away,' and morning dawned, when Alt rose to do the task, he set to each Who shaped us to his ends, and not our own. Ethel had slept peacefully through the livelong night ; nor woke till a knock at her door roused her....
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1840 - 363 pages
...floek of rooks at a fariner's gun, Night's dreams and terrors, every one, Fled from the brains whieh are their prey, From the lamp's death to the morning ray. All rose to do the task He set to eaeh, Who shaped us to his ends and not our own ; The million rose to learn, and one to teaeh What...
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The works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, ed. by mrs. Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley - Fore-edge painting - 1847
...river's brim, Like lamps which a student forgets to trim : The beetle forgot to wind his horn, The crickets were still in the meadow and hill : Like a flock of rooks at a fanner's gun, Night's dreams and terrors, every one, Fled from the brains which are their prey, From...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1849
...river's brim, Like lamps which a student forgets to trim : The beetle forgot to wind his horn, The crickets were still in the meadow and hill : Like a flock of rooks at a fanner's gun, Night's dreams and terrors, every one, Fled from the brains which are their prey, From...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Volume 3

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1855
...river's brim, Like lamps which a student forgets to trim : The beetle forgot to wind his horn, The crickets were still in the meadow and hill : Like...death to the morning ray. All rose to do the task lie set to each, "Who shaped us to his ends and not our own ; The million rose to learn, and one to...
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