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" The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Awaits alike th "
Poems by Mr. Gray - Page 137
by Thomas Gray - 1768 - 187 pages
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Narrative and Miscellaneous Papers: System of the heavens as revealed by ...

Thomas De Quincey - 1853
...to contend for the mastery.' The English quatrain must be familiar to every body : — ' 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.' And the following,...
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Narrative and Miscellaneous Papers: System of the heavens as revealed by ...

Thomas De Quincey - 1853
...seem to contend for the mastery.' The English quatrain must be familiar to every body: — ' 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.' And the following,...
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De Quincey's Writings: Narrative and miscellaneous papers. 1853

Thomas De Quincey - 1853
...to contend for the mastery.' The English quatrain must be familiar to every body : — ' 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.' And the following,...
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De Quincey's writings [ed. by J.T. Fields. 23 vols., comprising the final ...

Thomas De Quincey - 1853
...seem to contend for the mastery.' The English quatrain must be familiar to every body: — ' 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.' And the following,...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - 1853 - 223 pages
...stroke." Nor grandeur hear with a disdainful smile The short and simple annals of the poor. The boast 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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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - 1853 - 223 pages
...stroke." Nor grandcur hear with a disdainful smile The short and simple annals of the poor. The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that weolth e'er gave, Await alike th' inevitable hour. ss The paths of glory lead but to the grave. Nor...
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An Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

Thomas Gray - Poetry, English - 1854 - 46 pages
...obscure ; Nor grandeur hear with a disdainful smile The short and simple annals of the poor. The boast 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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Literary Class Book; Or, Readings in English Literature: To which is ...

Robert Sullivan - Didactic literature - 1861 - 504 pages
...obscure; Nor Grandeur hear with a disdainful smile, The short and simple annals of the poor. 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. Nor you,...
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History of St. Mary's Abbey, Melrose, the Monastery of Old Melrose, and the ...

James A. Wade - Abbeys - 1861 - 400 pages
...master-trait of every passion that sways the human breast." MELROSE ABBEY. — THE TOMBS. " The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that worth e'er gave ; Await alike the inevitable hour, The paths of glory lead but to the grave. " GRAY....
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English Sacred Poetry of the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, Eighteenth & Nineteenth ...

Robert Aris Willmott - English poetry - 1862 - 387 pages
...disdainful Smile The short and simple Annals of the Poor. The Boast of Heraldry, the Pomp of Power, And all that Beauty, all that Wealth e'er gave, Awaits alike th' inevitable Hour : The Paths of Glory lead but to the Grave. Nor you, ye Proud, impute to These the Fault, If Memory o'er their Tomb no Trophies...
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