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" At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorned the venerable place ; Truth from his lips prevailed with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remained to pray. "
Miscellanies... - Page 188
by William Makepeace Thackeray - 1873 - 592 pages
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The Poems of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1800 - 129 pages
...venerable place; Truth from his lips prevail'd with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remain'd to pray. The service past, around the pious man, With...steady zeal, each honest rustic ran : E'en children follow'd, with endearing wile, And pluck'd his gown, to share the good man's smile. His ready smile...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: With an Account of His Life ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1803 - 148 pages
...venerable place; Truth from his lips prevail'd with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remain 'd to pray. The service past, around the pious man, With...steady zeal, each honest rustic ran: E'en children, follow'd with endearing wile, And pluck'd his gown, to share the good man's smile. His ready smile...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.

Oliver Goldsmith - 1812
...venerable place ; Truth from his lips prevail'd with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remain'd to pray. The service past, around the pious man, With...steady zeal, each honest rustic ran; E'en children follow'd with endearing wile, And pluck'd his gown, to share the good man's smile. His ready smiles...
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The poems and plays of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 254 pages
...wretch to raise, And his last faltering accents whispered praise. At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorned the venerable place; Truth...prevailed with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remained to pray. The service post, around the pious man, With steady zeal each honest rustic...
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Miscellaneous poems. Dramatic poems

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1820
...venerable place ; Truth from his lips prevail'd with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remain'd to pray. The service past, around the pious man, With...steady zeal, each honest rustic ran; E'en children follow'd with endearing wile, And pluck'd his gown, to share the good man's smile. His ready smile...
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Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1821 - 216 pages
...wretch to raise, And his last faltering accents whispered praise. At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorned the venerable place ; Truth...prevailed with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remained to pray. The service past, around the pious man, With steady zeal, each honest rustic...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Miscellaneous poems. The good ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1825
...venerable place ; Truth from his lips prevail'd with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remain'd to pray. The service past, around the pious man, With...steady zeal, each honest rustic ran ; E'en children follow'd with endearing wile, And pluck' d his gown, to share the good man's smile. His ready smile...
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The convert. By the author of 'The two rectors'.

George Wilkins - 1826
...'Twas in him that the ideal good man was seen actually to exist. " At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorned the venerable place ; Truth...prevailed with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remained to pray." There was scarcely one in the town that had not applied to him for advice....
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The Convert

George Wilkins - English fiction - 1826 - 444 pages
...'Twas in him that the ideal good man was seen actually to exist. " At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorned the venerable place; Truth...prevailed with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remained to pray." There was scarcely one in the Wwn that had not applied to him for advice....
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The National Reader: A Selection of Exercises in Reading and Speaking ...

John Pierpont - Children's literature - 1828 - 276 pages
...rolling clouds are spread^ Eternal sunshine settles on its head. At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorned the venerable place; Truth...prevailed with double sway, And fools, who came to scoff, remained to pray. The service past, around the pious man, With ready zeal, each honest rustic...
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