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" Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; And many a holy text around she strews, That teach the rustic moralist to die. "
The Yale Literary Magazine - Page 274
1846
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Memoirs of the Life of Sir James Mackintosh, Volume 2

Sir James Mackintosh - 1836
...and distinguish the spot where their benefactor reposed, — ' That, e'en his bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial, still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deckt. Might claim the passing trihute of a sigh.' They began to rail in and to brick over the grave...
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Village musings [verse].

Thomas Lilley - 1837
...monuments of departed souls. How exquisite are the lines of Gray :— " Yet e'en these hones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh; With uncouth rhymes, and shapeless sculpture deck'd, But now the bells have ceased their merry chime ; the reverend ambassador of the meek and lowly...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...sequestered vale of life, They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Yet even these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With...decked, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Their names, their years, spelt by the unlettered Muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; And many a holy...
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The National Preceptor: Or, Selections in Prose and Poetry; Consisting of ...

Jesse Olney - Readers - 1838 - 336 pages
...sequestered vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. 20. Yet even these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial, still erected nigh,...sculpture decked, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. 21. Their name, their years, spelled by the unlettered muse, The place of fame and elegy supply ; And...
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The Mirror of Literature,Amusement,and Instruction: VOL.XXXIII

The Mirror of Literature,Amusement,and Instruction: VOL.XXXIII - 1839
...protect. Some frail memorial still erected nigh, Wit h uncouth thymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, . Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. " Their name, their years, spelt by the unlettered , Muse, The place of elegy ami fame supply : And many a holy text around &he strews, That teach the rustic moralUt...
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Elegy Written in a Country Church-yard

Thomas Gray - 1839 - 64 pages
...rozze forme sculto, Qualche sospir richiede al peregrino. XX. XX. Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture cleek'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. XX. л XXI. Qvofiaт , у!f fTf' fv, т yp...
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The Comic annual. By T. Hood

1839
...vale of life, They kept the apple-women's stalls away ! * * # * Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh ; With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, He never lets the children play thereby . * * * * Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, Oft...
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Elegy Written in a Country Church-yard: With Versions in the Greek, Latin ...

Thomas Gray - 1839 - 128 pages
...rozze forme sculto, Qualche sospir richiede al peregrine. xx. XX. Yet e'en these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deckM, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Qvofiar', r]S' frf' fv6a, ra yap fiova Xcix/rava -rr\va>v,...
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Elegy written in a country church-yard, with versions in the Gr., Lat., Germ ...

Thomas Gray - 1839
...d'incultes ornemens, Recommandent aux yeux ces obscurs monumens : XX. Yet enen these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial still erected nigh, With uncouth rhymes and shapeless sculpture deck'd, Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. Ovfurf, rfS тf ii/в, т yp fiva \ftyava...
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The American Class-reader: Containing a Series of Lessons in Reading; with ...

George Willson - Elocution - 1840 - 288 pages
...sequestered vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. 20 Yet even these bones from insult to protect, Some frail memorial, still, erected nigh,...sculpture decked. Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. ,_ 21 Their names, their years, spoiled by the unlettered muse The place of fame and elegy supply ;...
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