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" What needs my Shakespeare for his honoured bones, The labour of an age in piled stones ? Or that his hallowed relics should be hid Under a star-ypointing pyramid ? Dear son of memory, great heir of fame, What need'st thou such weak witness of thy name... "
The poetical works of William Wordsworth. New and complete annotated ed ... - Page 321
by William [poetical works] Wordsworth - 1870
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American Quarterly Review, Volume 5

Robert Walsh - 1829
...hid Under a star-y pointing Pyramid? Dear son of memory, great heir of fame. What needs't thou such weak witness of thy name ? Thou in our wonder and...astonishment Hast built thyself a livelong monument. For whilst to th' shame of slow-endeavouring art, Thy easie numbers flow, and that each heart Hath...
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A Supplement to An Inquiry Into the History, Authenticity, & Characteristics ...

Abraham Wivell - 1827 - 52 pages
...Under a starry — pointing pyramid? Dear Son of Memory, great heir of Fame, What nccd'st thou such weak witness of thy name? Thou in our wonder and astonishment Hast built thyself a live-long monument. For whilst to th' shame of slow — endeavouring Art Thy easy numbers flow, and that each heart Hath...
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent British ..., Volume 4

New elegant extracts - 1827
...hid Under a star-ypointing pyramid ? Dear son of memory, great heir of fame, What need'st thou such weak witness of thy name ? Thou, in our wonder and...astonishment, Hast built thyself a livelong monument. For whilst, to' the shame of slow-endeavouring art, Thy easy numbers flow ; and that each heart Hath,...
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The Western Monthly Review, Volume 3

Timothy Flint - 1830
...hid Under a starry-pointing pyramid ? Dear son of memory, great heir of fame, What need'st thou such weak witness of thy name ? Thou, in our wonder and...astonishment, Hast built thyself a live-long monument.' [An epitaph on the admirable dramatic poet William Shakspeare.] We sec by these and many other testimonies...
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A Supplement to An Inquiry Into the History, Authenticity, & Characteristics ...

Abraham Wivell - 1827 - 52 pages
...thon our fancy of itself bereaving Dost make us marble with too much conceiving; And so sepulcher'd in such pomp dost lie, That kings for such a tomb would wish to die." Before I take my final leave of the public, as an author, I beg to draw their attention to a notice...
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An Inquiry Into the History, Authenticity, & Characteristics of ..., Volume 1

Abraham Wivell - 1827 - 254 pages
...thou our fancy of itself bereaving Dost make us marble with too much conceiving; And so sepulcher'd in such pomp dost lie, That kings for such a tomb would wish to die." Before I take my final leave of the public, as an author, I beg to draw their attention to a notice...
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Memorials of Shakspeare: Or, Sketches of His Character and Genius

Nathan Drake - 1828 - 494 pages
...hid Under a star-ypointing pyramid? . Dear son of memory, great heir of fame, What need'st thou such weak witness of thy name ? Thou, in our wonder and...astonishment, . Hast built thyself a live-long monument, &c. &c. We see by these testimonies, and by many others which it would be easy to collect, that the...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - 1829
...impression took; Then thou our faney of itself bereaving, Dost make as marble with too much conceiving; And so sepulchred, in such pomp dost lie, That kings for such a tomb would wish to die. Milton. CCCLXXVI. One of the ancients seeing a young man give away all his subsistence to pretended...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - 1829
...hid Under a star-y-pointing pyramid ? Dear son of memory, great heir of fame, What need'st thou such weak witness of thy name?' Thou in our wonder and...astonishment Hast built thyself a live-long monument. For whilst to th' shame of slow-endeavouring all, The easy numbers flow, and that each heart Hath from...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science ..., Volume 20

Thomas Curtis - 1829
...hath found that sad lepulchral rock, That Ľas the casket of heaven's richest store. M °Urn. Thou se sepulchred in such pomp dost lie, That kings for such a tomb would wish to die. Id. That Niobe, weeping over her children, was turned into a stone, was nothing else but that during...
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