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" IN yonder grave a Druid lies, Where slowly winds the stealing wave ! The year's best sweets shall duteous rise, To deck its poet's sylvan grave ! In yon deep bed of whispering reeds His airy harp ' shall now be laid ; That he whose heart in sorrow bleeds... "
The Poetical Works of Mr. William Collins - Page 104
by William Collins - 1802 - 124 pages
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 13

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 558 pages
...MR. THOMSON. THE SCENE OF THE FOLLOWING STASZAS IS SOfPOSK* TO LIE ON TUB THAMES, .HEAE EICHMOHD. Iw yonder grave a Druid lies Where slowly winds the stealing wave : The year's hest sweets shall duteous rise. To deck its poet's sylvan grave. His airy harp' shall now he laid,...
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The seasons; to which is prefixed the life of the author

James Thomson - 1811 - 182 pages
...year's best sweets shall dnteons rise To deck its poet's sylvan grave! In yon deep bed of whispering reeds His airy harp shall now be laid, That he whose heart in sorrow bleeds May love throngh life the soothing shade. Then maids and yonths shall linger here, And while its sonnds at distance...
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The Seasons, Hymns, Ode, and Songs

James Thomson - 1813 - 346 pages
...COLLINS. tike scene of the following stanzas is supposed to lie on the Thainet, near Richmond.] IN yonder grave a Druid lies, Where slowly winds the...shall duteous rise To deck its Poet's sylvan grave ! In yon deep bed of whispering reeds His airy harp * shall now be laid, ' That he, whose heart in...
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Beauties of Poetry: Consisting of Elegant Selections from the Works of Pope ...

1814 - 310 pages
...And mourn'd, till Pity's self be dead. ODE OJV THE DEATH OF MR. THOMSON". BY WILLIAM COLLINS. I. IN yonder grave a Druid lies, Where slowly winds the...deck its Poet's sylvan grave ! II. In yon deep bed of whispering reeds His airy harp shall now be laid, That he, whose heart in sorrow bleeds, May love,...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816 - 490 pages
...Thomson. COLLINS. The Scene of the following Stanzas is suppoicd to lie on the Thames, near Richmond. IN yonder grave a Druid lies, Where slowly winds the...shall duteous rise To deck its Poet's sylvan grave. In yon deep bed of whispering reeds His airy harpř shall now be laid; That he whose heart in sorrow...
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The seasons; to which is added the life of the author

James Thomson - 1816 - 256 pages
...MK. COLLINS. The s<4ne of the following Stnnzas is supposed to lie on the Thames, near Richmond. IN yonder grave a Druid lies, • Where slowly winds...shall duteous rise, To deck its poet's sylvan grave ! In yon deep bed of whispering reeds His airy harp shall now be laid ; That he whose heart in sorrow...
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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent ..., Volume 6

Francis Wrangham - 1816 - 532 pages
...memorial is to be found in the subjoined threnody of Collins. Scene, On the Thames near Richmond. ' In yonder grave a Druid lies, Where slowly winds the...The year's best sweets shall duteous rise, To deck it's Poet's sylvan grave. In yon deep bed of whispering reeds His airy harp shall now be laid ; That...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 45

1839 - 894 pages
...all — weep for your Druid — now and ever for your Druid weep ! ODE ON THE DEATH OF MR THOMSON. In yonder grave a Druid lies Where slowly winds the stealing...shall duteous rise, To deck its poet's sylvan grave. " In yon deep bed of whispering reeds His airy harp shall now be laid, ' That he, whose heart in sorrow...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 23

Ezekiel Sanford - 1819 - 464 pages
...MR. THOMSON. THE SCENE OF THE FOLLOWING STANZAS IS SUPPOSED TO LIE ON THE THAMES, NEAB HICHMOND. IN yonder grave a Druid lies, Where slowly winds the...shall duteous rise, To deck its Poet's sylvan grave ! In yon deep bed of whispering reeds His airy harp* shall now be laid ; That he, whose heart in sorrow...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 7

John Aikin - 1821 - 412 pages
...MR. THOMSON. THE SCENE OF THE FOLLOWING STANZAS IS SUPPOSED TO LIE ON THE THAMES, NEAR RICHMOND. IN yonder grave a Druid lies Where slowly winds the stealing...shall duteous rise, To deck its poet's sylvan grave. * Ben Jonson paid a visit on foot, in 1619, to the Scotch poet, Drummond, at his seat of Hawthornden,...
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