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" Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line, which dying he could wish to blot. "
London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer... - Page 38
1749
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1878 - 772 pages
...LYTTELTON. For his chaste Muse employ'd her heaventaught lyre None but the noblest passions to inspire; Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line which, dying, he could wish to blot. LORD LYTTELTON : Prologue to Thomson's Coriolanus. What neede my Shakespeare for his...
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An Empire of Information: Uniting Four Regions of Thought ...

John McGovern - 1880 - 700 pages
...laws ; For his chaste muse employed her heaven-taught lyre None but the noblest passions to inspire; Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line which, dying, he could wish to blot. IN 1736, William Shenstone wrote a poem entitled "The Schoolmistress," in which a stanza...
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"Their Majesties' Servants".: Annals of the English Stage from ..., Volume 1

John Doran - 1880
...of a poet, whose " Muse employ'd her heaven-taught lyre, None but the noblest passions to inspire ; Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line, which, dying, he could wish to blot." The last night Quin played as an engaged actor, was at Covent Garden, on the 15th of...
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Specimens, with memoirs, of the less-known British poets. With an ..., Volume 2

George Gilfillan - 1881
...of him, ' His chaste muse employed her heaven-taught lyre None but the noblest passions to inspire : Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line which dying he could wish to blot.' Lyttelton himself died August 22, 1773, aged sixty-four. His History is now little read....
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... The Early Hanoverians

Edward Ellis Morris - 1886 - 235 pages
...laws ; For his chaste muse employed her heaven-taught lyre None but the noblest passions to inspire : Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line which, dying, he could wish to blot. Young's 'Night Thoughts,' or, according to its full title, 'The Complaint; or, Night...
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The American Library of Art, Literature and Song, Volume 4

1886
...to you then, will you hear or know ? ALGERNON CHAULES SWINBURNE. PROLOGUE TO THOMSON'S "CORIOLANUS." NOT one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line which, dying, he could wish to blot. LORD LYTTELTON. THE BRIDE OF THE DEAD. SHE has lighted her lamp and crowned it with flowers...
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 53, Issue 7

1888
...that, — " his chaste muse employed her heaven-taught lyre None but the noblest passions to inspire ; Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line, which, dying, he could wish to blot." Walter Alden DeCamp. BURIAL OF THE ANCIENT. This service to his memory In token of the...
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"Their Majesties' Servants.": Annals of the English Stage, from ..., Volume 2

Dr. Doran (John) - 1888
...of a poet, whose " Muse employ'd her heaven-taught lyre, None but the noblest passions to inspire ; Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line, which, dying, he could wish to blot." The last night Quin played as an engaged actor, was at Covent Garden, on the I5th of...
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Scottish Poets in America: With Biographical and Critical Notices

John Dawson Ross - 1889 - 218 pages
...RAMSAY. For his chaste muse, employed by heaven-taught lyre, None but the noblest passions to inspire; Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line which, dying, he could wish to blot. MR. DONALD RAMSAY is a notable example of the many Scotsmen who have risen from the ranks...
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A Stem Dictionary of the English Language: For Use in Elementary Schools

John Kennedy - 1890 - 282 pages
...Longfellow. For his chaste muse employed her heaven-taught lyre None but the noblest passions to inspire ; Not one immoral, one corrupted, thought, One line, which, dying, he could wish to blot.— Lord Littleton. Fal. Either I mistake your shape and making Quite, Or else you are...
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