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" ... and pitying this, he goes, Lost and confounded with the various shows. Now night's dim shades again involve the sky, Again the wanderers want a place to lie, Again they search, and find a lodging nigh. The soil... "
Tales of Wonder; - Page 269
by Matthew Gregory Lewis - 1801
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The seasons; with the life of the author. To which are added Hesiod, or the ...

James Thomson - 1803 - 268 pages
...lodging nigh. t The soil improv'd around, the mansion neat , And neither poorly low, nor idly great : It seem'd to speak its master's turn of mind , Content, and not to praise, but virtue kind. Hither the walkers turn with weary feet , Then bless the mansion , and...
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Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell

Oliver Goldsmith - 1804 - 114 pages
...lodging nigh. The soil improved around, the mansion neat, And neither poorly low, nor idly great : It seem'd to speak its master's turn of mind, Content,...mansion, and the master greet : Their greeting fair, bestow 'd with modest guise, The courteous master hears, and thus replies : Without a vain, without...
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Poétique anglaise, Volume 3

Albin Joseph U. Hennet - 1806 - 458 pages
...lodging nigh. The soil improv'd around, the mansion neat, And neither poorly low , nor idly great ; It seem'd to speak its master's turn of mind, Content,...guise , The courteous master hears, and thus replies : Magnifique seigneur, dit-il avec emphase u maître du logis , « daignez prendre ce vase. » Cependant...
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The Wreath: Containing The Minstrel and Other Favorite Poems, to which is ...

1806 - 184 pages
...a lodging nigh. The soil improv'd around, the mansion neat, And neither poorly low, nor idly great, It seem'd to speak its master's turn of mind, Content, and not for praise hut virtue kind. Hither the walkers turn with weary feet, Then hless the mansion, and the master greet....
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

1806 - 408 pages
...lodging nigh. The soil improv'd around, the mansion neat, And neither poorly low, nor idly great ; It seem'd to speak its master's turn of mind, Content, and not to praise, but virtue kind. Hither the walkers turn with weary feet, Then bless the mansion, and the...
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Specimens of the British Poets ...

British poets - 1809 - 512 pages
...a lodging nigh. The soil improv'd around, the mansion neat, And neither poorly low, nor idly great, It seem'd to speak its master's turn of mind, Content,...kind. Hither the walkers turn with weary feet. Then bless-the mansion, and the master greet. Their greeting fair, bestow'd with modest guise, The courteous...
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The muses' bower, embellished with the beauties of English poetry, Volume 3

English poetry - 1809 - 308 pages
...a lodging nigh. The soil improv'd around, the mansion mint, And neither poorly low, nor idly great: It seem'd to speak its master's turn of mind, Content,...praise, but virtue kind. Hither the walkers turn with w«ary feet, Then bless the mansion, and the master greet: Their greeting fair, bestow'd with modest...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - 1809 - 604 pages
...nigh. .1 The soil improv'd around, the mansion ncai, And neither poorly low nor idly great, It scam 'd y tell, tfo wearytfeet. Then bless the mansion, and the master greet. Their greeting fair, bwtow'd with modest...
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Specimens of the British Poets ...

British poets - 1809 - 490 pages
...idly great, It seem'd to speak its master's turn of mi; Content, and not for praise but virtue kin Hither the walkers turn with weary feet Then bless the mansion, and the master g Their greeting fair, bestow'dn^th modest The courteous master hears, and thus repl ' Without a vain,...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 9

Alexander Chalmers - 1810 - 612 pages
...lodging nigh, The soil improv'd around, the mansion neat. And neither poorly low, nor idly great : It seem'd to speak its master's turn of mind, Content, and not to praise, but virtue kind. Hither the walkers turn with weary feet, Then bless the mansion, and the...
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