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" How lov'd , how honour'd once , avails thee not, To whom related, or by whom begot; A heap of dust alone remains of thee, 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be! "
The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 159
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810 - 536 pages
...peaceful rests, without a stone, a name, What once had beauty, titles, wealth, and fame. How tor'il, how honour'd once, avails thee not, To whom related, or by whom begot ; A heap of dust alone remains of thee, 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be ! Poets themselves must fall,...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1810 - 262 pages
...Frowns in the storm with angry brow, But in the sunshine strikes the blow. Epitafih. A heap of dust alone remains of thee : 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be. Fame. All fame is foreign, but of true desert ; Plays round the head, but comes not to the...
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A criticism on the Elegy written in a country church yard. Being a ...

John Young - Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771 - 1810 - 266 pages
...peaceful, rests without a stone, a name, What once had beauty, titles, wealth, and fame ;— A heap of dust alone remains of thee : "Tis all thou art ; and all the proud shall be ! " The morn bestowing her earliest tears ;" (poetical phraseology for dew) " the first roses...
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The English Reader; Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1811 - 286 pages
...the ftorm with angry brow, But in the funfhine ftrikcs the blow. fipitapb. ,, How lov'd, how valu'd once, avails thee not, To whom related, or by whom...remains of thee ; Tis all thou art, and all the proud fhall be, Fame. All fame is foreign, but of true defert ; Piays round the head, but comes not to the...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...made. So peaceful rests, without a stone, a name, What once had beauty, titles, wealth and fame. 70 How lov'd, how honour'd once, avails thee not, To whom related, or by whom begot; A heap of dust alone remains of thee ; 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be ! Poets themselves must...
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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1812 - 378 pages
...Epitaph. Howflov ! d,how valu'd once, avails thee not r To whom related, or by whom begot: A Heap of dust alone remains of thee ; 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be. : Fame. All fame is foreign, but of true desert; Plays round the head^but.comes not tothe...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1813 - 276 pages
...the storm with angry brow But in the sunshine strikes the blow. Enitaph. How lov'd, how valu'd onee avails thee not, To whom related or by whom begot: A heap of dust alone remains of thee ; 'Tis all thou art and all the proud shall be. Fame. -AT. I.- / / Seleet...
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A Collection of American Epitaphs and Inscriptions, with ..., Volume 5

Timothy Alden - Epitaphs - 1814 - 306 pages
...afflicted 'husband, at Cornwall, On the 14 of Sept, 1805 ; by strangers honodr'd and by strangers mourn'd. How lov'd, how honour'd once avails thee not, To whom related or by whom begot ; A heap of dust alone remains of thee. 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be. LANCASTER, PEN. 1024. Sacred...
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Beauties of Poetry: Consisting of Elegant Selections from the Works of Pope ...

English poetry - 1814 - 310 pages
...rests, without a stone, a name, !What once had beauty, titles, wealth, and fame. How loved, how honor'd once, avails thee not, To whom related, or by whom begot ; A heap of dust alone remains of thee, 'Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be ! Poets themselves must fall,...
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A Short System of Polite Learning: Being an Epitome of the Arts and Sciences ...

Daniel Jaudon - Art and science - 1814 - 214 pages
...hermitage. How luvtd, how valiSM once avails thée not,_ To whom related, or hy whom hegot : Л heap of dust alone remains of thee ; :Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be. iSome of those fect may he denominated principal ones, as pieces of poetry nvay he uhotly...
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