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" Thus would I double my life's fading space, For he that runs it well, twice runs his race. And in this true delight, These unbought sports... "
The Works of Abraham Cowley - Page 227
by Abraham Cowley - 1806
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - 1832 - 882 pages
...but the choice, of friends. Books should, not business, entertain the light, And sleep as undisturbed as death, the night. My house a cottage more Than...Art's; and pleasures yield, Horace might envy in his Sabine field. Thus would I double my life's fading space; For he that runs It well twice runs his race....
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Scenes and Characters Illustrating Christian Truth: Home, by C.M. Sedgwick

Henry Ware - 1835
...Cross-Purposes 123 I 13. Family Letters 135 14. The Conclusion 145 HOME. CHAPTER I. GOING TO HOUSE-KEEPING. My house a cottage more Than palace ; and should fitting be For all my use, no luxury. Cowley. IN a picturesque district of New England, — it matters not in which of the Eastern States,...
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The cynosure, select passages from the most distinguished writers [ed. by ...

Cynosure - 1837
...the choice of friends. I'ooks ihonld, not business, entertain the light, And sleep, as undisturbed as death, the night. My house a cottage, more Than...Art's ; and pleasures yield, Horace might envy in his Sabine field. Thus would I double my life's fading space ; For he that runs it well twice runs his...
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Home

Catharine Maria Sedgwick - 1839 - 158 pages
...VOLUME t» RESPECTFULLY INSCRIBED BT THEIR FRIEND THE AUTHOR. HOME. CHAPTER I. GOING TO HOUSE-KEEPING. My house a cottage more Than palace ; and should fitting be For all my use, no luxury. Cow ley. IN a picturesque district of New England, — it matters not in which of the Eastern States,...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

1840
...but the choice of friends. Books should, not business, entertain the light, And sleep, as undisturb'd as death, the night. My house a cottage more Than...o'er With Nature's hand, not Art's ; and pleasures yielcf, Horace might envy in his Sabine field. Thus would I double my life's fading space ; For he...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - 1841 - 807 pages
...the choice, of friends. Books should, not business, entertain the light. And sleep, as undisturb'd Sabine field. Thus would I double my life's fading space ; For he, that runs it well, twice runs his...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - 1843 - 807 pages
...the choice, of friends. Books should, not business, entertain the light, And sleep, as undisturb'd d Sabinc field. Thus would I double my life's fading space ; For he, that runs it well, twice runs his...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1844
...but the choice of friends. Books should, not business, entertain the light, And sleep, as undisturb'd NDVV c 8Fm & Yr D U@ P ,9 3 / Adӈ $ xFuڱ: ...~ | / b ]% Z' 2 ʥ 9 / n 8ˮȿ, }Q Q2 Q ^~ s a ( sD< Sabine field. Thus would I double my life's fading space, For he that runs it well, twice runs his...
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The New Mirror, Volume 3

George Pope Morris, Nathaniel Parker Willis - 1844
...friends. Books should, not business, entertain the light, And sleep, as undisturbed as death, the nighl. My house a cottage more Than palace ; and should fitting...Art's ; and pleasures yield Horace might envy in his Sabine field. Thus would I double my life's fading space ; For he, that runs it well, twice runs 1m...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1846
...the choice, of friends. Books should, not business, entertain the light, And sleep, as undisturbed as death, the night. My house a cottage more Than...luxury. My garden painted o'er With Nature's hand, not Art.s ; and pleasures yield, Horace might envy in his Sabine field. Thus would I double my life's fading...
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