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" In all my wanderings round this world of care, In all my griefs, — and God has given my share, — I still had hopes, my latest hours to crown, Amidst these humble bowers to lay me down ; To husband out life's taper at the close, And keep the flame... "
Nova anthologia Oxoniensis: translations into Greek and Latin verse - Page 56
edited by - 1899 - 279 pages
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Poems. Dramas. Criticism relating to poetry and the belles-lettres

Oliver Goldsmith - 1837 - 582 pages
...neighbours."'— CAMPBELL, British Poets, vol. vi. p. 266.] (2) [Here followed, in the first edition : — In all my wanderings round this world of care, In all my griefs — and God has given my share — (1> I still had hopes my latest hours to crown, Amidst these humble bowers to lay me down ; To...
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The life of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 2

sir James Prior - 1837 - 604 pages
...a traveller in his journey either over the Alps or the Andes."* A phrase used in the passage — " In all my wanderings round this world of care, In all my griefs, and God has given my share," is the same as one of Collins in his second Eclogue — " Ye mute companions of my toils, that bear...
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The miscellaneous works of Oliver Goldsmith, with an account of ..., Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - 1837 - 472 pages
...hawthorn grew, Remembrance wakes with all her busy train, Swells at my breast, and turns the past to pain. In all my wanderings round this world of care, In all my griefs—and GOD has given my share— I still had hopes, my latest hours to crown, Amidst these humble...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1838 - 544 pages
...hawthorn grew, Remembrance wakes with all her busy train, Swells at my breast, and turns the past to pain. the horse-way, which was five miles round, though the fo griefs^-and GOD has given my share — I still had hopes, my latest hours to crown, Amidst these humble...
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Royston Gower, Or The Days of King John

Thomas Miller - 1838 - 894 pages
...page, before parting, and the pain it might bring to the heart of the beautiful Margaret. CHAPTER IX. In all my wanderings round this world of care, In...to crown, Amidst these humble bowers to lay me down : **•*•• And, as a hare, whom hounds and horns pursue, Pants to the place from whence at first...
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The Quarterly Christian Spectator

1838 - 808 pages
...would feel in the same situation, what he has described concerning himself, in the following lines : ' In all my wanderings round this world of care, In all my griefs, — and God has given my share, 1 still had hopes, my latest hour to crown, Amid these humble bowers to lay me down ; To husband out...
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith (the Poet.) - 1839 - 358 pages
...gre w, Remembrance wakes with all her busy train, Swells at my breast, and turns the past to pain. In all my wanderings round this world of care, In all my griefs — and God has given my share — 4 * Calm desires] ' Gentle thoughts, and calm desires !' Carew's Poems, p. 22. I still had hopes...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1839 - 360 pages
...hawthorn grew, Remembrance wakes with all her busy train, Swells at my breast, and turns the past to pain. In all my wanderings round this world of care, In all my griefs — and God has given my share — * Calm desires'] ' Gentle thoughts, and calm desires !' I still had hopes my latest hours to crown,...
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Rural Sketches

Thomas Miller - 1839 - 390 pages
...of his birth ; he still had hopes -" His latest hours to crown, Amid those humble bowers to lay him down. To husband out life's taper at the close, And keep the flame from wasting by repose. Around his fire an evening group to draw, And tell of all he felt and all he saw ; And, as a hare,...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

1840 - 368 pages
...and God has giv'n my share — I still had hopes my latest hours to crown, Amid these humble bow'rs to lay me down ; To- husband out life's taper at the...repose : I still had hopes, for pride attends us still, Amid the swains to show my book-learn'd skill, Around my fire an ev'ning group to draw, And tell of...
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