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" Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy sports are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn ; Amidst thy bowers the tyrant's hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green: One only master grasps the whole domain, And half a tillage stints thy... "
The Popular Poets and Poetry of Ireland: And Choice Selections in Prose from ... - Page 265
1887 - 720 pages
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The Etonian, Volume 2

1821 - 456 pages
...could not help observing was pronounced by my companion with peculiar feeling and emphasis : — " Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain." Mr. Willis noticed my surprise. " I suspect," said he, " you are not aware of the classical neighbourhood...
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The Etonian

1820 - 696 pages
...companion with peculiar feeling and emphasis : — " Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawo, Thy sports are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn...domain. And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain." Mr. Willis noticed my surprise. " I suspect," said he, " yoĞ are not aware of the classical neighbourhood...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 9

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 314 pages
...please; These round thy bow'rs their cheerful influence shed, These were thy charms—but all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest...are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn ; Amidst thy bow'rs the tyrant's hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green: One only master grasps the...
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The Traveller, the Deserted Village, and Other Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - Bible - 1822 - 194 pages
...please ; These round thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, These were thy charms — but all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest...plain ; No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But choked with sedges works its weedy way ; Along thy glades, a solitary guest, The hollow-sounding bittern...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822 - 296 pages
...round thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, [fled. These were thy charms—but all these charms are Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...plain; No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But choked with sedges works its weedy way; Along thy glades, a solitary guest, The hollow-sounding bittern...
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The Etonian, Volume 2

Walter Blunt, Winthrop Mackworth Praed - 1822 - 504 pages
...emphasis: — " Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy sports are fled, aud all thy charing withdrawn ; Amidst thy bowers the tyrant's hand is...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain." Mr. Willis noticed my surprise. " I suspect," said he, " you are not aware of the classical neighbourhood...
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The Lady's Magazine and Museum, Volume 10

English literature - 1837 - 496 pages
...blood — and even to Oh ! I shall not meet Cazotte again with pleasure !'' CHAP. II. The Breakfcut. " Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green." Deserted Village. Marie Antoinette, who, simple and we might add unprecedented in her tastes, had become...
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The Etonian, Volume 3

1824 - 398 pages
...could not help observing was pronounced by my companion with peculiar feeling and emphasis : — " Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...domain, And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain." Mr. Willis noticed my surprise. " I suspect," said he, " you are not aware of the classical neighbourhood...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 510 pages
...charmi — But all these charnu are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy sporte are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn ; .Amidst thy...seen* And Desolation saddens all thy green : One only muter grasps the whole domain. And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain ; No more thy glassy brook...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Miscellaneous poems. The good ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1825 - 476 pages
...please ; These round thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, These were thy charms — but all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest...plain ; No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But choked with sedges, works its weedy way; Along thy glades, a solitary guest, The hollow-sounding bittern...
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