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" When on an idle day, a day of search 'Mid the old lumber in the gallery, That mouldering chest was noticed ; and 'twas said By one as young, as thoughtless as GINEVRA, " Why not remove it from its lurking-place... "
The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ... - Page 63
by Samuel Rogers - 1843 - 56 pages
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 11

England - 1822
...said By one as young, as thoughtless as Ginevra, " Why not remove it from its lurkingplace ?" 'Twas done as soon as said ; but on the way It burst, it...and lo, a skeleton, With here and there a pearl, an emerald' stone, A golden clasp, clasping a shred of gold. All else had perish'd — save a weddingring,...
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Italy, a poem [by S.Rogers].

Samuel Rogers - Italy - 1822 - 222 pages
...said By one as young, as thoughtless as Ginevra, " Why not remove it from its lurking-place?" 'Twas done as soon as said ; but on the way It burst, it...golden clasp, clasping a shred of gold. All else had perished — save a wedding-ring, And a small seal, her mother's legacy, Engraven with a name, the...
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The British Magazine, Or, Miscellany of Polite Literature ..., Volume 1

English literature - 1823
...said By one as young, as thoughtless as Ginevra, " Why not remove it from its lurking-place ?" 'Twas done as soon as said ; but on the way It burst, it...golden clasp, clasping a shred of gold. All else had perished — save a wedding-ring, And a small seal, her mother's legacy, Engraven with a name, the...
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Italy: A Poem, Volume 1

Samuel Rogers - Italy - 1823 - 200 pages
...said By one as young, as thoughtless as GINEVRA, " Why not remove it from its lurking-place?" 'Twas done as soon as said ; but on the way It burst, it...golden clasp, clasping a shred of gold. All else had perished — save a wedding-ring, And a small seal, her mother's legacy, Engraven with a name, the...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation

John Pierpont - Recitations - 1823 - 480 pages
...said By one as young, as thoughtless as Ginevra, " Why not remove it from its lurking-place ?' 'Twas done as soon as said ; but on the way It burst, it...golden clasp, clasping a shred of gold. All else had perished — save a wedding ring, And a small seal, her mother's legacy, . Engraven with a name, the...
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The Literary magnet of the belles lettres, science, and the fine ..., Volume 1

Tobias Merton (pseud) - 1824
...said, By one as young, as thoughtless as Ginevra, " Why not remove it from its lurking place ?" " 'Twas done as soon as said : but on the way It burst, it...and lo ! a skeleton, With here and there a pearl, an emerald stone , A golden clasp, clasping a shred of gold. All else had perished — saving a wedding...
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Beauties of the Modern Poets: In Selections from the Works of Byron, Moore ...

English poetry - 1826 - 392 pages
...said By one as young, as thoughtless as Ginevra, " Why not remove it from its lurking place ?" 'Twas done as soon as said: but on the way It burst, it...and, lo! a skeleton, With here and there a pearl, an emerald stone, A golden clasp, clasping a shred of gold. All else had perished—save a wedding ring,...
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The Portfolio of Entertaining & Instructive Varieties in History ..., Volume 1

1827
...said By one as young, as thoughtless as Ginevra, ' Whj not remove it from its lurking place?' 'Twas done as soon as said ; but on the way It burst —...and lo ! a skeleton. With here and there a pearl, an emerald stone, A golden clasp, clasping a shred of gold ! All else had perished — save a wedding...
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An Illustration of the Principles of Elocution ...

William Brittainham Lacey - Elocution - 1828 - 300 pages
...said By one as young, as thoughtless as Ginevra ; " Why not remove it from its lurking place?" 'Twas done as soon as said, but on the way It burst, it...and lo, a skeleton, With here and there a pearl, an emerald stone, A golden clasp, clasping a shred of gold. All else had perished — save a wedding ring...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1829 - 497 pages
...the Gallery, Thai mouldering che« was noticed; and Ч waft&aid By one at young, as thoughtless ¡is Ginevra, • Why not remove it from its lurking-place?» T was done as soon as said; but on the way If burst, it fell ; and lo, a skeleton, With here and there a pearl, an emerald -stone, A golden clasp,...
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