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" Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy sports are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn ; Amidst thy bowers the tyrant's hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green: One only master grasps the whole domain, And half a tillage stints thy... "
Poetical Works - Page 28
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 72 pages
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The Deserted Village, Traveller, and Miscellaneous Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1819 - 108 pages
...influence shed, These were thy charms— but all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, lovell.-st of the lawn, Thy sports are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn i; Amidst thy bowers »he tyrant's hand is seen, And Desolation saddens all thy green : One only master...
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Miscellaneous poems. Dramatic poems

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1820
...round thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, These were thy charms — but all these charms are fled! Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn,...day, But, choak'd with sedges, works its weedy way ; Along thy glades, a solitary guest, The hollow-sounding bittern guards its nest ; Amidst thy desert...
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Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1821 - 216 pages
...round thy bowers their cheerful influence she'i, These were thy charms — but all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village ! loveliest of the lawn,...plain ; No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But choaked with sedges, works its weedy way ; Along thy glades, a solitary guest, The hollow-sounding...
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The Etonian, Volume 2

1821
...could not help observing was pronounced by my companion with peculiar feeling and emphasis : — " Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain." Mr. Willis noticed my surprise. " I suspect," said he, " you are not aware of the classical neighbourhood...
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The Etonian

1820
...companion with peculiar feeling and emphasis : — " Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawo, Thy sports are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn...domain. And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain." Mr. Willis noticed my surprise. " I suspect," said he, " yo« are not aware of the classical neighbourhood...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 9

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...These round thy bow'rs their cheerful influence shed, These were thy charms—but all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn,...are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn ; Amidst thy bow'rs the tyrant's hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green: One only master grasps the...
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The Traveller, the Deserted Village, and Other Poems

Oliver Goldsmith, Richard Westall - 1822 - 154 pages
...round thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, These were thy charms — but all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn,...plain ; No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But choked with sedges works its weedy way ; Along thy glades, a solitary guest, The hollow-sounding bittern...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...round thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, [fled. These were thy charms—but all these charms are Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...plain; No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But choked with sedges works its weedy way; Along thy glades, a solitary guest, The hollow-sounding bittern...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 30

Ezekiel Sanford, Robert Walsh - English poetry - 1822
...thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, [fled. These were thy charms — but all these charms are Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...plain ; No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But chok'd with sedges works its weedy way ; Along thy glades, a solitary guest, The hollow-sounding bittern...
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The Etonian, Volume 2

Walter Blunt, Winthrop Mackworth Praed - 1822
...emphasis: — " Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy sports are fled, aud all thy charing withdrawn ; Amidst thy bowers the tyrant's hand is...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain." Mr. Willis noticed my surprise. " I suspect," said he, " you are not aware of the classical neighbourhood...
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