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" In all my wanderings round this world of care, In all my griefs - and God has given my share I still had hopes my latest hours to crown, Amidst these humble bowers to lay me down; To husband out life's taper at the close, And keep the flame from wasting... "
Specimens of the British Poets: Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784 - Page 280
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The Poems of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1800 - 192 pages
...In all my wand'rings round this world of care, In all my griefs — and God has giv'n my share — I still had hopes my latest hours to crown, Amidst these humble bow'rs to lay me down5 To husband out life's taper at the close, And keep the flame from wasting by...
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Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell

Oliver Goldsmith - 1804 - 114 pages
...In all my wanderings round this world of care, In all my griefs — and God has given my share — I still had hopes, my latest hours to crown, Amidst...hopes, for pride attends us still, Amidst the swains to shew my book-learn'd skill, Around my fire an evening group to draw, And tell of all I felt, and all...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1805 - 264 pages
...In all my wand'rings round this world of care, In all my griefs — and God has giv'n my share — I still had hopes my latest hours to crown, Amidst these humble bow'rs to lay me down ; To husband out life's taper at the close, And keep the flame from wasting by...
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1806 - 248 pages
...pain. In all my wand'rings round this world of care, In all my griefs — and God has giv'n my share— I still had hopes my latest hours to crown, Amidst...hopes— for pride attends us still, Amidst the swains to shew my book-learn'd skill, Around my fire an evening group to draw, And tell of all I felt, and all...
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The Beauties of the Poets: Being a Collection of Moral and Sacred Poetry

1806 - 330 pages
...pain. In all my wand'rings round this world of care, In all my griefs — and GOD has giv'n my share I still had hopes, my latest hours to crown; Amidst these humble bowers to lay me down ; I still had hopes, my long vexations past, Here to return and die at home at last. O blest retirement,...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - 1809 - 322 pages
...In all my wand'rings round this world of care, In all my griefs — and GOD has giv'n my share—* I still had hopes my latest hours to crown, Amidst...us still, Amidst the swains to show my book-learn'd skilLD2 Around my fire an evening group to draw, And tell of all I felt, and all I saw ; And as a have,...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2

British poets - 1809 - 526 pages
...pain. In all my wand'rings round this world of care, In all my griefs— and God has giv'n my share — I still had hopes my latest hours to crown, Amidst...hopes— for pride attends us still, Amidst the swains to shew my book-Iearn'd skill, Around my fire an evening group to draw, And tell of all I felt, and all...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - 1809 - 604 pages
...God has given my share — I slift had hopes, my latest hours to crown, Amidst these numblc bow'rs 5 my repose: I still had hopes, for pride attends us still, Amidst the swains to show my book-learn'd...
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Smart, Wilkie, P. Whitehead, Fawkes, Lovibond, Harte, Langhorne, Goldsmith ...

Alexander Chalmers - 1810 - 648 pages
...to view Where once the cottage stood, the hawthorn grew, Remembrance wakes with all her hmv train. To husband out life's taper at the close, And keep...us still, Amidst the swains to show my book-learn'd ski 1 1, Around my fire an ev'ning group to draw, And tell of all 1 felt, and all I saw ; And, as a...
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Essays, Poems and Plays: With a Preface

Oliver Goldsmith - 1810 - 436 pages
...still had hopes, my latest honrs to crown, Amidst these hnmble bowers to lay me down ; To hnsband ont life's taper at the close, And keep the flame from...wasting by repose: I still had hopes, for pride attends ns still, Amidst the swains to show my book-learn'd skill ; Aronnd my fire an evening gronp to draw,...
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