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" ... How sleep the Brave who sink to rest By all their country's wishes blest! When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck their hallowed mould, She there shall dress a sweeter sod Than Fancy's feet have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is... "
The Patriotism of Illinois: A Record of the Civil and Military History of ... - Page 582
by Thomas Mears Eddy - 1866
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung; Their Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps...shall a while repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there ! ODE TO EVENING. If aught of oaten stop, or pastoral song, May hope, chaste Eve, to sooth thy modest...
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The American Class-reader: Containing a Series of Lessons in Reading; with ...

George Willson - Elocution - 1840 - 288 pages
...feet have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There honor comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; And Freedom shall awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there ! — Collins. LESSON CXV. Comfort ye my People. —...
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Pinnock's Improved Edition of Dr. Goldsmith's History of Greece Abridged for ...

Oliver Goldsmith - Greece - 1841 - 459 pages
...defeat 1 CHAPTER VI. From the Retreat of Xerxes out of Greece to the Battle of My c ale* There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; And Freedom shall awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there. COLLINS. 1. Ta'clt, a. silent, implied though not expressed....
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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism: With Copious Practical ...

James Robert Boyd - English language - 1844 - 306 pages
...feet have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honor comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that...a while repair To dwell, a weeping hermit there-" — COLLINS. Again, what a quantity of thought is here condensed in the compass of twelve lines, h'ke...
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Proceedings of the New York Historical Society

New York (State) - 1844
...feet have ever trod. By fairy bands their knell is rung ; By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honor comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay ; And Freedom nhnll uwhili- repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there ! Mr. Stone then offered the following resolution...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honour at or too frivolous to derive lustre from his remarks upon it. The taste and thou awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit then-. Ode ta Evening. If aught of oaten stop, or pastoral...
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The Poetical Works of Collins, Gray, and Beattie: With a Memoir of Each

William Collins - English poetry - 1844 - 308 pages
...have ever trod By fairy hands their knell it rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung : There Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay, And Freedom shall awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there ! TO MERCY. Strophe. O THOU ! who sitt'st a smiling...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...have ever trod. By fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honour ongue to enlarge upon, a heart To feel, and courage to redress her wrongs awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there. Ode to Emdny. If aught of oaten stop, or pastoral song,...
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Rural sketches and poems, chiefly relating to Cleveland

John Walker Ord - Cleveland (England) - 1845 - 80 pages
...wishes blest! — By Fairy hands their knell is rung, By forms unseen their dirge is sung ; There Honour comes a Pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their clay, And Freedom shall a while repair, And dwell a weeping hermit there." Colliiu. Keen blew the blast o'er E stem's height,1 The sun shone...
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Historical Sketches of English and American Literature: Embracing an Account ...

Robert Chambers, Royal Robbins - American literature - 1845 - 328 pages
...Honour comes, a pilgrim gray, To bless the turf that wraps their cla} And Freedom shall a while repair, To bless the turf that wraps their clay, And Freedom shall a while repair, And dwell a weeping hermit there. The Pleasures of Imagination, by MARK AKENSIDE (1721-1770), published...
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