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" Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For him no wretches, born to work and weep, Explore the mine, or tempt the... "
A Bibliographical Account of the Principal Works Relating to English Topography - Page 1420
by William Upcott - 1818
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The New Monthly Magazine and Universal Register, Volume 6

1816
...to avoid hea»ing a sigh, and exclaiming in the genuine language of poetic fervor : How blest is be who crowns in shades like these A youth of labour with an age of case ; Who quits a world where strong temptation* <ry, - , And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to...
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Beauties of Poetry: Consisting of Elegant Selections from the Works of Pope ...

1814 - 300 pages
...at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreat from care that never must be mine ! How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labor with an age of ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to...
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Erinnerungen, Volume 5

Friedrich von Matthisson - 1815
....fperbrtes/ alé eine ber lieMkljftfu fereé tyatttt аи5^е1фпеп barf. * v xvm. Butter. i 8 о 5. How blest is he, who crowns in shades like these A youth of labour with an age of ease ! GOLDSMITH, 1. •v»uf bie 97ad&cic^t com ипд1исШфеп ЗЗешбгифе bei gíuiten »on...
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The Poetical Works, Complete, of Oliver Goldsmith ... with Some Account of ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1816 - 149 pages
...at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats from care, that never must be mine, How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For...
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Wensleydale: Or, Rural Contemplations : a Poem

Thomas Maude - 1816 - 122 pages
...BY T. MAUDE, ESQ. How blest is he who crowns in shades like these, A jouth of labour with an rtgeof ease; Sinks to the grave with unperceiv'd decay, While resignation gently slopes the way. FOURTH EDITION. 1UCHMOND: GOLDSMITH., Printed by and for T. Bowman; SOLD ASLO BY LONPM.VN, HDIIST,...
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The Poetical Works, and Essays, of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 253 pages
...at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline> Retreat from cares, that never must he mine. How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour, with an age of ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to comhat, learns to fly ! For...
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The Traveller, The Deserted Village, and Other Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1817 - 166 pages
...friend to life's decline, Retreats from care, that never must be mine, How blest is he who crowois, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease ; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For...
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The poems and plays of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 254 pages
...blest retirement! friend to life's decline— Retreats from care that never must be mine! How happy he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age of ease; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly! For...
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Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - 1819
...at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreats from care that never must be mine, How blest is he who crowns in shades like these A youth of labour with an age of ease; Who quits a world where strong temptations try, And, since 'tis hard to combat, learns to fly ! For...
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The Deserted Village, Traveller, and Miscellaneous Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1819 - 108 pages
...at last. O blest retirement, friend to life's decline, Retreat from cares, that never must be mine, How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labor with an age of ease; IVho quits a world when0 strong temptations ttfl And, since, 'tis hard to...
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