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Beauties of Poetry: Consisting of Elegant Selections from the Works of Pope ... - Page 22
1814 - 300 pages
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The American Orator: Comprising a Collection, Principally from American ...

Joshua P. Slack - Elocution - 1815 - 324 pages
...many a joke had he ; Full well the busy whisper, circling round, Convey'd the dismal tidings when he frown'd. Yet he was kind ; or, if severe in aught,...could write and cypher too ; Lands he could measure, times and tides presage ; And e'en the story ran that he could guage. In arguing too, the parson own'd...
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Sequel to the English Reader, Or Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Authors - 1816 - 286 pages
...whifper circling round Convey'd the difmal tidings when he frown'd. Yet he was kind ; or, if fevere in aught, The love he bore to learning was in fault....certain he could write and cypher too ! Lands he could meafure, terms and tides prefage ; And e'en the (lory ran, that he could guage. In arguing too the...
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The Poetical Works, Complete, of Oliver Goldsmith ... with Some Account of ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1816 - 149 pages
...joke had he; Full well the busy whisper, circling round, Convey'd the dismal tidings when he frowuM ; Yet he was kind, or if severe in aught, The love he bore to learning was in fault ; The village all dedar'd how much he knew; 'Twas certain he could write and cypher too ; Lands he could measure, terms...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1817 - 407 pages
...many a joke had he : Full well the busy whisper, circling round, Convey'd the dismal tidings when he frown'd. Yet he was kind ; or, if severe in aught,...could write and cypher to'o ; Lands he could measure, times and tides pre='a<*e • And e'en the story ran that he could guage In arguing too the parson...
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The Poetical Works, and Essays, of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 253 pages
...many a joke had he ; Fnll well the busy whisper, circling round, Convey'd the dismal tidings when be frown'd : Yet he was kind, or, if severe in aught. The love he bore to learning was in fault; Tbe village all declared bow much he knew ; Twas certain he could write and cipher too; Lands he could...
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The poems and plays of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 254 pages
...johe had he; Full well the busy whisper, circling round, Conveyed the dismal tidings when he frowned; Yet he was kind, or if severe in aught, The love he bore to learning was in fault; The village all declared how much he knew— 'Twas certain he could write, and cipher too; Lands he could measure,...
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Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...many a joke had he ; Full well the busy whisper circling round, Convey 'd the dismal tidings when he frown'd ; Yet he was kind, or if severe in aught,...Lands he could measure, terms and tides presage, And even the story ran that he could gauge : In arguing too, the parson own'd his skill, For even though...
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Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...many a joke had he ; Full well the busy whisper circling round, Convey'd the dismal tidings when he frown'd ; Yet he was kind, or if severe in aught,...fault ; The village all declar'd how much he knew ; 'Twos certain he could write, and cypher too ; Lands he could measure, terms and tides presage, And...
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The Deserted Village, Traveller, and Miscellaneous Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1819 - 108 pages
...busy whisper circling round, Couvey'd the dismal tidings when he frown'd ! Yet he was kind, or, iT severe in aught, The love he bore to learning was in fault ; The village all declar'd how much hn knew; 'Twas certain he could write, and cipher loo ; Lands he could measure, terms and tides presage,...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott (teacher, Edinburgh.) - Elocution - 1819 - 360 pages
...many a joke had he : Full well the busy whisper circling round, Convey'd the dismal tidings when he frown'd. Yet he was kind ; or if severe in aught,...Lands he could measure ; terms and tides presage ; And e'en the story ran that he could — guage. In arguing, too, the parson own'd his skill ; For, e'en...
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