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" Westward the course of empire takes its way, The four first acts already past, A fifth shall close the drama with the day : Time's noblest offspring is the last. "
Poems - Page 294
by Samuel Rogers - 1834 - 295 pages
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Six Months in the West Indies

Henry Nelson Coleridge - Slavery - 1832 - 311 pages
...thoughts will rise unbidden in a statesman's mind when he muses on the prophecy of Berkeley : Westward the course of Empire takes its way ; The four first acts...drama with the day ; — Time's noblest offspring is his last. THE END. ON the 8th of August, ten turtles, a negro youth, and myself embarked on board the...
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A General View of the Progress of Ethical Philosophy: Chiefly During the ...

Sir James Mackintosh - Ethics - 1832 - 304 pages
...of the country where he had sojourned. . Westward the course of empire takes its way, The first four acts already past, A fifth shall close the drama with the day, TIME'S NOBLEST OFISPBIHO is ITS LAST. Thus disappointed in his ambition of keeping a school for savage children, at...
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A General View of the Progress of Ethical Philosophy: Chiefly During the ...

Sir James Mackintosh - Ethics - 1832 - 304 pages
...of the country where he had sojourned. Westward the course of empire takes its way, The first four acts already past, A fifth shall close the drama with the day, TlXB'l 1TOBI.EST OnSFBIKG IS ITS LAST. Thus disappointed in his ambition of keeping a school for savage...
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Discourses and Addresses on Subjects of American History, Arts, and Literature

Gulian Crommelin Verplanck - America - 1833 - 257 pages
...fresh and young, When heavenly flame did animate her clay, By future poets shall be sung. Westward the course of empire takes its way ; The four first acts...the day — Time's noblest offspring is the last. I have quoted these fine lines at length because I do not recollect to have seen or heard them referred...
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Discourses and Addresses on Subjects of American History, Arts, and Literature

Gulian Crommelin Verplanck - America - 1833 - 257 pages
...fresh and young, When heavenly flame did animate her day, By future poets shall be sung. Westward the course of empire takes its way; The four first acts...the day — Time's noblest offspring is the last. I have quoted these fine lines at length because I do not recollect to have seen or heard them referred...
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Poems, Volume 2

Samuel Rogers - Fore-edge painting - 1834 - 295 pages
...freres, et tx'nis.sant le regne de la liberte, qui doit amener partout une harmonic universelle.—Mais les mines, les esclaves, que deviendront-ils ? Les...the day. Time's noblest offspring is the last. P. 263,1. 24. The spoiler spoiled of all; Cortes. A peine put-il obtenir audience de CharlesQuint : un...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1834 - 295 pages
...; les esclaves seront les freres de leurs maitres. Brissot. There is a prophetic stanza, written u century ago by Bp. Berkeley, which I must quote, though...Cortes. A peine put-il obtenir audience de CharlesQuint : nn jour il fendit la presse qui entourait le coche de 1'empereur, et monta sur 1'etrier de la portiere....
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History of the Rise and Progress of the Arts of Design in the ..., Volume 1

William Dunlap - Art - 1834
...fresh and young, When heavenly flame did animate her clay, By future poets shall be sung. Westward the course of empire takes its way ; The four first acts...the day — Time's noblest offspring is the last. For, in a Roman mouth, the graceful name Of poet and of prophet were the same.* " Confiding in these...
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History of the Revolution in England in 1688, comprising a view of the Reign ...

James Machintosh - 1884 - 403 pages
...the country where he had sojourned. '• Westward the course of empire takes it» way, The first four acts already past, A fifth shall close the drama with the day, TIME'S NOBLEST OFFSPRING IS ITS LAST..'" Thus disappointed in his ambition of keeping a school for savage children, at a salary...
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History of the Revolution in England in 1688: Comprising a View of the Reign ...

Sir James Mackintosh - Great Britain - 1834 - 403 pages
...of the country where he had sojourned. ' Westward the course of empire takes its way, The first four acts already past, A fifth shall close the drama with the day, TIME'S NOBLEST OFFSPRING IS ITS LAST.' *' Thus disappointed in his ambition of keeping a school for savage children, at a salary...
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