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" THE curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness... "
Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ... - Page 79
by E. Tomkins - 1804 - 256 pages
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Poétique anglaise, Volume 3

Albin Joseph U. Hennet - 1806 - 458 pages
...COUNTRY CHURCH-YARD. AN ELEGY. 1 • 1 HE curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea , The plowman homeward plods his...and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight , And all the air a solemn stillness holds , Save where the beetle wheels his droning flight...
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Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins

E Tomkins - 1806 - 280 pages
...day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er ihe lea, The plowinau homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight, And...
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The Works of Thomas Gray: Containing His Poems, and Correspondence ..., Volume 1

Thomas Gray - 1807 - 728 pages
...Writteu in A COUNTRY CIIUnCH-YARD. JL HE Curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herds wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his...and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his droning flight, And...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - 1809 - 604 pages
...ChurchYard. Gray. TIIK curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er tile utward show ; That we hvniii! never looks esteem....fuolj as wi»e as you might seern. Would ye conte glimm'ringlandsonpe on thesight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels...
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The muses' bower, embellished with the beauties of English poetry, Volume 3

English poetry - 1809 - 308 pages
...day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea; The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save jvhere the beetle wheels his drony flight, And...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 15

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 680 pages
...IV A COUNTRY CHURCH- YARD. BY MR. GRAY. THE curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing htrd winds slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods...and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight, And...
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A Criticism of the Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

John Young - 1810 - 432 pages
...Jan. 1783. ELEGY WRITTEN IN A COUNTRY CHURCH-YARD. *THE curfew tolls the knell of parting day,* The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea ; The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. * — The knell of parting day,] i Squilla di lontano, Che paia 'Igiorno...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: W. Thompson, Blair ...

Alexander Chalmers - 1810 - 686 pages
...ELEGY, WRITTEN IN A COUNTRY CHURCH-YARD. BY MR. CRAY. THE curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way And leaves the world to darkness and to me. CARMEN ELEGÍ ACUM. IN 5µ RUSTICO COMPOSITCM. AUDISTIN!...
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A criticism on the Elegy written in a country church yard. Being a ...

John Young - 1810 - 266 pages
...Jan. 1783. ELEGY WRITTEN IN A COUNTRY CHURCH-YARD. 'TflE curfew tolls the knell of parting day,» The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea ; The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. ' — — The Jcnell of parting day,} — — — Squilla di lontano,...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Mallet, Akenside ...

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 622 pages
...Tl>e lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary «ay. And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his droning flight, And...
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