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" Where the poor houseless shivering female lies. She once, perhaps, in village plenty blest, Has wept at tales of innocence distrest ; Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn ; Now lost to all : her friends,... "
The Poetical Works - Page 41
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1836 - 118 pages
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 600 pages
...perhaps, in village plenty blest, Has wept at tales of innoeenee distrest ; Her modest looks the eottage n these to her Satan return'd. So strange the outery,...interposest, that my sudden hand Prevented, spares to pineh'd with eold, and shrinking from the shower, With heavy heart deplores that luekless hour, When...
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - 1825 - 310 pages
...Where the poor houseless, shiv'ring female lies. She, once, perhaps, in village plenty blest, Has > ept at tales of innocence distrest ; Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, S'jyeet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn : Now lost to all ; her friends, her virtue fled, !Near...
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The Practice of Elocution, Or A Course of Exercises for Acquiring the ...

Benjamin Humphrey Smart - 1826 - 242 pages
...lies: She once, perhaps, in village plenty blessed, Has wept at tales of innocence distressed : 10 Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn: 11 Now lost to all, — her, friends, her virtue fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head,...
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Elegant Extracts: A Copious Selection of Instructive, Moral, and ..., Volume 6

1826 - 300 pages
...female lies : She once, perhaps, in village plenty bless'd, Has wept at tales of innocence distress'd ! Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn : VOL. vi. 9 Now lost to all ; her friends, her virtue fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 544 pages
...universal joy! Are these thy serious thoughts? — Ah, turn thin eyes Where the poor houseless shivering ) pinched with cold, and shrinking from tb ehower, With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour, When...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - 1830 - 256 pages
...turn thine eyes Where the poor houseless shiv'ring female lies. She once, perhaps, in village-plenty blest, Has wept at tales of innocence distrest ; Her...head, And, pinch'd with cold, and shrinking from the sliow'r, With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour When idly first, ambitious of the town, She left...
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The Mirror of the Graces: Or, The English Lady's Costume. Containing General ...

Lady of distinction - 1830 - 228 pages
...or shining at a Sunday ordinary; we should not be told of the seduction, or ruin of those, " Whose modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn." The appearance of these young women would .not attract the flatterer; and their simple hearts know...
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Calcutta Magazine and Monthly Register, Volumes 17-20

1831 - 412 pages
...perhaps, in village plenty blesf, Has wept at tales of innocence distrest, Her modest looks the cottnge might adorn Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn ; Now lost to all ; her friend*, her virtue fled * # * * * And, pinched with cold, and shrinking from the shower Witli heavy...
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The Abbey of Weyhill: A Romance; Interspersed with Poetry

1832 - 152 pages
...— she screamed, and fainted. CHAPTER VII. Ah turn tliine eyes Where the poor houseless, shivering female lies: She once, perhaps, in village plenty blest, Has wept at tales of innocence distrest. • GOL.DSMITK. As soon as Evelina recovered herself, she wildly stared around, and by a broken ray...
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Poems. Dramas. Criticism relating to poetry and the belles-lettres

Oliver Goldsmith - 1837 - 582 pages
...universal joy ! Are these thy serious thoughts ? Ah ! turn thine eyes Where the poor houseless shivering female lies. She once, perhaps, in village plenty...fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head, (1) And pinch'd with cold, and shrinking from the shower, With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour,...
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