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" While partial Fame doth with her blasts adorn Such deeds alone as pride and pomp disguise; Deeds of ill sort, and mischievous emprize... "
A Collection of Poems: In Six Volumes - Page 260
1765
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The Works, in Verse and Prose, of William Shenstone, Esq: In Two Volumes ...

William Shenstone - 1768 - 346 pages
...lies ; While partial fame doth with her blaft adorn Such deeds alone, as pride and pomp difguife ; Deeds of ill fort, and mifchievous emprize : Lend...as I oft have chaunced to efpy, Loft in the dreary fliades of dull obfcurity. In ev'ry village mark'd with little fpire, EmbowV-d in trees, and hardly...
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The Works, in Verse and Prose, of William Shenstone, Esq: Elegies on several ...

William Shenstone - 1773 - 370 pages
...dies ; Such as I oft have chaunced to efpy, Loft in the dreary Oiades of dull obfcurity. In In ev'ty village mark'd with little fpire» Embow'r'd in trees, and hardly known to fame, There dwells, in lowly fhedj and mean attire, A matron old, whom we fcool-miftrefs name ; Who boafts unruly brats with birch...
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The Works, in Verse and Prose, of William Shenstone: With Decorations, Volume 1

William Shenstone - 1777 - 348 pages
...lies ; While partial fame doth with her blafts adorn Such deeds alone, as pride and pomp difguife j Deeds of ill fort, and mifchievous emprize : Lend...efpy, Loft in the dreary fhades of dull obfcurity. 1 in ev'ry village mark'd with little fpire, Embow'r'd in trees, and hardly known to fame, There dwells,...
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The Works, in Verse and Prose, of William Shenstone, Esq;: In ..., Volume 1

William Shenstone - 1777 - 378 pages
...lies ; While partial fame doth with her blafts adorn Such deeds alone, as pride and pomp difguife ; Deeds of ill fort, and mifchievous emp'rize : Lend...efpy, Loft in the dreary fhades of dull obfcurity* In Jn ev'ry village mark'd with little fpire, Embow'r'd in trees, and hardly known to fame, There dwells,...
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The Works of the English Poets: Shenstone

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 352 pages
...blafts adorn Such deeds alone, as pride and pomp difguifc; Deeds of ill fort, and mifchievcus emprize i Lend me thy clarion, goddefs ! let me try To found...as I oft have chaunced to efpy, "Loft in the dreary mades of dull obfcurity. J II In every village mark'd with little fpire, Em bowcr'd in trees, and hardly...
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The Works of the English Poets: Shenstone

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 350 pages
...blafts adorn Such deeds alone, as pride and pomp dilguifc; Deeds of ill fort, and mifchievous emprizei Lend me thy clarion, goddefs ! let me try To found...merit, ere it dies ; Such as I oft have chaunced to cfpy, J.oft in thi dreary fhades of dull obfcurity. In every village mark'd with little fpire, Em bower'...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 54

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 406 pages
...ailorik Such deeds alone, as pride and pomp di'guifc ; Deeds of ill fort, and mifchicvcus emprize i Lend me thy clarion, goddefs ! let me try To found...praife of merit, ere it dies ; Such as I oft have chaunccd to eipy, in the dreary mades of dull obfcurity. 3n every village mark'd with little fpire,...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical ..., Volumes 53-54

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 702 pages
...pride and pomp difguifb; Deeds of ill fort, and mifchievous emprize i Lend me thy clarion, goddefs I let me try To found the praife of merit, ere it dies ; J-uch as I oft have chauncrd to espy, Loft in the dreary fhades of dull obfcurity. TH:E SCHOOL-MI...
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The Poetical Works of Will. Shenstone

William Shenstone - 1780 - 318 pages
...alone as pride and pomp difguife, Deeds of ill fort, and mifehievous emprize ; f Lend me thy elarion, Goddefs ! let me try To found the praife of Merit ere it dies, Sueh as I oft' have ehauneed to efpy toft in the dreary fhades of dull obfeurity. IL In ev'ry village...
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Lady's Poetical Magazine, Or Beauties of British Poetry, Volume 2

1781 - 512 pages
...neglefted lies^ While partial Fame doth with her blafts adorn Such deeds alone as pride and pomp difguife ; Deeds of ill fort, and mifchievous emprize : Lend...the praife of Merit ere it dies ; Such as I oft have chanced to efpy, Loft in the dreary fhades of dull obfcurity. * The author of this little poem to the...
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