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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 World's Great Masterpieces: History, Biography, Science ..., Volume 17

Literature - 1901
...What softened views thy magic glass reveals, When o'er the landscape Time's meek landscape steals I As when in ocean sinks the orb of 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 Banker in Literature

Johnson Brigham - Bankers - 1910 - 250 pages
...forgets to charm; Thee would the Muse invoke! — to thee belong The sage's precept, and the poet's song. What soften'd views thy magic glass reveals,...happiness resign'd Glance on the darken'd mirror of the wind. The School's lone porch, with reverend mosses gray, Just tells the pensive pilgrim where it lay,...
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The Banker in Literature

Johnson Brigham - Bankers - 1910 - 250 pages
...forgets to charm; Thee would the Muse invoke! — to thee belong The sage's precept, and the poet's song. What soften'd views thy magic glass reveals,...twilight steals! As when in ocean sinks the orb of day, Jx>ng on the wave reflected lustres play; Thy tcmper'd gleums of happiness resign'd Glance on the darken'd...
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The Works and Life of Walter Bagehot, Volume 10

Walter Bagehot - English literature - 1915
...your poeticulisings or mine. Speaking of memory he says : — What softened views thy magic glance reveals ! When o'er the landscape Time's meek twilight...steals ! As when in ocean sinks the orb of day Long o'er the wave reflected lustres play ; Thy tempered gleams of happiness resigned, Glance o'er the darkened...
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English Poetry and Prose of the Romantic Movement

George Benjamin Woods - LITERARY COLLECTIONS - 1916 - 1432 pages
...new " What sottened views thy magic glass *o And the heart promised what the fancy ™ reveals. drew. a lay o G, As thro' the garden's desert paths I Long on the wave reflected lustres play; rove, ?5 Thy tempered...
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The Works of the British Poets: Selected and Chronologically ..., Volume 3

John Aikin, John Frost - English poetry - 1866
...forgets to charm ; Thee would the muse invoke ! — to thee belong The sage's precept, and the poet's song. What soften'd views thy magic glass reveals,...reflected lustres play; Thy temper'd gleams of happiness resign 'd Glance on the darken'd minor of the mind. The school's lone porch, with reverend mofstet...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 83, Part 1; Volume 113

Early English newspapers - 1813
...What soften'd views thy magic glass reveals, . [twilight steals ! When o'er the landscape Time's meek As when in Ocean sinks the Orb of day. Long on the wave reflected lustres play ; Tliy temper'd gleams of happiness resign'd [mind." Glance on the darkened mirror of the ROGEK»,...
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The Leisure Hour, Volume 5

William Haig Miller, James Macaulay, William Stevens - Great Britain - 1856
...youth, revisited in after years, carries back the memory clearly to Goldsmith : — " The school's low porch, with reverend mosses grey, Just tells the pensive pilgrim where it lay. Mate is the bell that runt; at peep of dawn, Quickening my truant feet across the lawn : Unheard the...
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