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" Unskilful he to fawn, or seek for power By doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learned to prize, More bent to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but... "
Miscellaneous poems. Dramatic poems - Page 62
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1820
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The universal class-book: a ser. of reading lessons

Samuel Maunder - 1844
...doctrines fashion'd to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learn'd to prize, More skill'd to raise the wretched, than to rise. His house was...chid their wand'rings, but reliev'd their pain ; The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending swept his aged breast: The ruin'd spendthrift,...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashioned to the varying hour ; Far other aims his heart had learned deep dark green of whose unvarnished wanderings, but relieved their pain. The long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...seek for power, Пу doctrines fashioned to the varying hour ; Kar other aims his heart had learned !|l"r aM E Fm0H Rwm0 wq\ F&`ݹG 0 8 @[G # X Q } ... H Yi +Z &fR ۠ B !3t% yY 83V y 6-X G 'N v 8 C wanderings, but relieved their pain. The long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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A Critical History of English Literature: The Restoration to 1800, Volume 3

David Daiches - 1979 - 319 pages
...dispossess the swain; . . . She only left of all the harmless train, The sad historian of the pensive plain. His house was known to all the vagrant train; He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain; . . . Yes! let the rich deride, the proud disdain These simple...
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The Country Parson

Leslie J. Francis - 1989 - 237 pages
...or seek for power, By doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learned to prize More bent to raise the wretched than to rise....was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but reliev'd their pain; The long remembered beggar was his guest, Where beard descending...
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Giving: Charity and Philanthropy in History

Robert H. Bremner - 1996 - 241 pages
...doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learned to prize, More skilled to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain; The long-remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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Verse in English from Eighteenth-century Ireland

Andrew Carpenter - 1998 - 623 pages
...doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; 90 Far other aims his heart had learned to prize, More skilled to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain; The long remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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The Ireland Anthology

George O'Brien - 1957 - 492 pages
...doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learned to prize, More skilled to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train; He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain: The long-remember'd beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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The Pleasure of Poetry: Reading and Enjoying British Poetry from Donne to Burns

Nicolas H. Nelson - 2006 - 267 pages
...doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learned to prize, More skilled to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain (139-150) The wilderness is taking over the village where civilization...
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The English Reader: What Every Literate Person Needs to Know

Diane Ravitch - 2006 - 486 pages
...doctrines fashioned to the varying hour; Far other aims his heart had learned to prize, More skilled to raise the wretched than to rise. His house was known to all the vagrant train, He chid their wanderings, but relieved their pain; The long remembered beggar was his guest, Whose beard descending...
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