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" To sooth and sweeten all the cares we know ; Whose glad suggestions still each vain alarm, When nature fades, and life forgets to charm ; Thee would the muse invoke ! to thee belong The sage's precept and the poet's song. What... "
The Pleasures of Hope: With Other Poems - Page 11
by Thomas Campbell - 1804 - 160 pages
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

English literature - 1816
...taste and feeling in " The Pleasures of Memory." -" To thee belong Tlie sage's precept, anJ the poet's song. What soften'd views thy magic glass reveals,...twilight steals! As when in ocean sinks the orb of day, Thy tempered gleams of happiness resigned Long on the wave reflected lustres play: Glance on the darkcu'd...
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The Pleasures of Memory, and Other Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1820 - 142 pages
...Thee would the muse invoke ! — to thec belong The sage's precept, and the poet's song. What softened views thy magic glass reveals, When o'er the landscape...day, Long on the wave reflected lustres play ; Thy tempered gleams ol happiness resigned, Glance on the darkened mirror of the mind. The school's lone...
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Pæstum, a poem

Richard Claiborne - 1821
...contribute materially tu the interest of the country." May we not add, of the world at large ? So, when in ocean sinks the orb of day, Long on the wave reflected lustres play ; Each sloping woodland, and each mountain height, Drinks the soft effluence of retiring light ; And...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1822 - 319 pages
...Thee would the Muse invoke ! — to thee belong The sage's precept, and the poet's song. What softened views thy magic glass reveals, When o'er the landscape...day, Long on the wave reflected lustres play ; Thy tempered gleams of happiness resigned Glance on the darkened mirror of the mind. The School's lone...
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The Bardiad: A Poem in Two Cantos

Charles Burton - 1823 - 80 pages
...dispense, Brightens or fades ;• yet all, with magic art, Control the latent fibres of the heart. "What soften'd views thy magic glass reveals. When...resign'd Glance on the darken'd mirror of the mind. " Ah, then, what honest triumph flugh'd my breast! This truth once known—To bless is to be blest!...
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Traditions and Recollections: Domestic, Clerical, and Literary; in ..., Volume 2

Richard Polwhele - England - 1826 - 460 pages
...know ; Whose glad suggestions still each vain alarm, When nature fades, and life forgets to charm ! What soften'd views thy magic glass reveals, When o'er the landscape Time's meek twilight steals. Pleasures. Yet Memory with a fonder glance pursues Of vagrant Joy the many-colour'd views — Congenial...
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Traditions and Recollections: Domestic, Clerical, and Literary; in ..., Volume 2

Richard Polwhele - England - 1826 - 460 pages
...know ; Whose glad suggestions still each vain alarm, When nature fades, and life forgets to charm ! What soften'd views thy magic glass reveals, When o'er the landscape Time's meek twilight steals. Pleasures. Yet Memory with a fonder glance pursues Of vagrant Joy the many-colour'd views — Congenial...
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The British poets of the nineteenth century, including the select works of ...

British poets - 1828 - 788 pages
...Thee would the Muse invoke! — to thee belong The sage's precept, and the poet's song. What softened views thy magic glass reveals, When o'er the landscape...day. Long on the wave reflected lustres play ; Thy tempered gleams of happiness it-signed (.l.ni. i on the darkened mirror of the mind. The School's lone...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1829 - 497 pages
...charm ; Thee would the Muse invoke!— to thee belong The sage's precept, and the poet's song. \\ hat soften'd views thy magic glass reveals, When o'er...day, Long on the wave reflected lustres play; Thy temper' d gleams of happiness resign'd Glance on the darkcn'd mirror of the miud. The School's loue...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - 1830 - 488 pages
...forgets to charm ; Thee would ihe Muse invoke ! — to thee belong The sage's precept, and the poet's song. What soften'd views thy magic glass reveals,...landscape Time's meek twilight steals ! As when in ocean ninks the orb of day, Long on the wave reflected lustres play ; Thy temper'd gleams of happiness jresign'd...
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