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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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The Standard elocutionist; and gem-book of British authors, ed. by A. Cunningham

A. Cunningham - 1850 - 200 pages
...universal joy ! Are these thy serious thoughts ? Ah, turn thine eye* Where the poor houseless shivering female lies. « She once, perhaps, in village plenty blest, Has wept at tales of innocence distress'd ; Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - 1850 - 442 pages
...female lies : She once, perhaps, in village plenty blessed. Has wept ut tales of ianocence distressed ; Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thor'*; Now lost to all ; her friends, her virtue fled. Near her betrayer's door she lays her head....
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Poems, Plays and Essays

Oliver Goldsmith - 1851 - 476 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...adorn. Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn : Mow lost to all — her friends, her virtue fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head, And,...
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Studies from the English Poets

George Frederick Graham - 1852 - 570 pages
...1 — Are these thy serious thoughts ? ah ! turn thine eyes 325 Where tho poor houseless shivering female lies : She once, perhaps, in village plenty...adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thorn; 330 Now lost to all, her friends, her virtue, fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head, And,...
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Guy's new speaker, selections of poetry and prose from the best writers in ...

Joseph Guy - 1852 - 458 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 ; p 5 Now lost to all, her friends, her virtue, fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head ;...
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The book of celebrated poems

Book - 1854 - 496 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...head ; And pinch'd with cold, and shrinking from the show'r, With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour When idly first ambitious of the town, She left...
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Collins, Thomas Gray, and Oliver ...

William Collins - 1854 - 430 pages
...female lies. She once, perhaps, in village plenty blessed, Has wept at tales of innocence distressed — Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as...fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head, And, pinched with cold, and shrinking from the shower, With heavy heart deplores that luckless hour, When...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - 1854 - 592 pages
...female lies. She once, perhaps, in village plenty blest, lias wept at tales of innocence distrust ; Her modest looks the cottage might adorn, Sweet as...fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head." — The Daerted Village, • The following paragraph, with which (in the " Bee") the paper originally...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Enquiry into the present state of polite ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1854 - 556 pages
...object which sues for assistance.' Adieu. 1 "Ah, turn thine eyes, Where the poor houseless shivering female lies. She once, perhaps, in village plenty...might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the thoru, Now lost to all ; her friends, her virtue fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head."...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Including a Variety ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith, Sir James Prior - 1854 - 564 pages
...perhaps, in village plenty blest, Has wept at tales of innoeenee distrest; Her modest looks the eottage might adorn, Sweet as the primrose peeps beneath the...fled, Near her betrayer's door she lays her head,* And pineh'd with eold, and shrinking from the shower, With heavy heart deplores that luekless hour, When...
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