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Poems by Mr. Gray - Page 137
by Thomas Gray - 1768 - 187 pages
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Miscellanies in Prose and Verse Intended as a Specimen of the Types: At the ...

John Walter - 1785 - 225 pages
...deftiny obfcure; Nor Grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile, The fhort and fimple annals of the poor, The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye proud,...
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Poems for Young Ladies: In Three Parts. Devotional, Moral, and Entertaining

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1785 - 276 pages
...deftiny obfcure ; Nor Grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile The fhort and fimplc annals of the poor. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable hour, The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye proud,...
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The Speaker: Or, Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1785 - 405 pages
...obfcure ; Nor grandeur hear with a difdainful liuile, The fhort and fimple annals of the poor. The bpaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable hour. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye proud,...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 68

English poets - 1790
...deftiny obfcure ; Nor grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile, The lhort and fimple annals of the poor. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gaw, Await alike th' inevitable hour '. The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Not Hos nee...
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Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining, in Poetry, Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...deftiny obfcure; Nor grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile The Ihort and fimplc annals of the poor. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await, alike, th' inevitable hour; The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye...
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Poems Selected and Printed by a Small Party of English, who Made this ...

1792 - 91 pages
...deftiny obfcure; Nor grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile The short and fimple annals of the poor. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await, alike, th' inevitable hour; The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye...
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the english anthology

T AGERTON - 1794
...obfcure; 30 Nor Grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile The fhort and fimple annals of the poor. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable hour. 35 The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor you, ye...
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Sheridan's and Henderson's Practical Method of Reading and Reciting English ...

Elocution - 1796 - 264 pages
...bow'd the woods beneath their Jlurdy ftrokej Sturtfy — with Jlrcngth) and energy. • 9TH VERSE. The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, An ait alike th' inevitable hour. (Here emh tie fcntenci.) The paths of glory lead but to...
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The Pursuits of Literature: A Satirical Poem in Dialogue

Thomas James Mathias - 1797 - 122 pages
...Gray, and Cook do seem to tontend for the mastery ; but above all in that famous stanza ; " The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, " And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, '' Await alike the inevitable hour;. " The paths of glory lead but to the grave.'' GRAY....
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray: With the Life of the Author ...

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1798 - 84 pages
...obfcure : Nor Grandeur hear with a difdainful fmile The fhort and fimple annals of the poor. 3i The boaft of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth, e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable hour : The paths uf glory lead but to the grave. 3^5 Nor you,...
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