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" Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line, which dying he could wish to blot. "
Specimens, with memoirs, of the less-known British poets. With an intr ... - Seite 203
herausgegeben von - 1881
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Cyclopædia of English literature, Band 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...heard him teach fair Virtue's purest laws ; For his chaste muse employed her heaven-taught lyre Noue ompany their admiral for some time longer. As they proceeded, the indications liue which, dying, he could wish to blot. 0 may to-night your favourable doom Another laurel add to...
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Conduct of Life: a Series of Essays ...

George Long - 1845 - 250 Seiten
...found of a decidedly immoral tendency. It was justly said of Thomson, that his writings contained " Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, One line which dying he could wish to blot." The same praise may be justly given to Mr. Wordsworth ; and perhaps a few (it is to be feared but few)...
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The seasons, ed. with notes by A.T. Thomson

James Thomson - 1847
...which was brought upon the stage for the benefit of the poet's family : — " His chaste muse employ'd her heaven-taught lyre None but the noblest passions...inspire : Not one immoral, one corrupted thought, No line which, dying, he conid wish to hlot." A rare eulogy, more especially when the character of...
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First Impressions of England and Its People

Hugh Miller - 1847 - 411 Seiten
...place among the British poets, and which contain, as he himself has characterized those of Thomson,— "Not one immoral, one corrupted thought,— One line which, dying, he could wish to blot." The younger Lyttleton wrote verses also ; but his, though not quite without merit, had to be banished...
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The Sibyl: Or, New Oracles from the Poets

1848 - 313 Seiten
...Whose heart was made of manly, simple stuff, As homespun as their own. JAMES R. LOWELL. 39. Thomson's chaste muse employed her heaven-taught lyre, None...immoral, one corrupted thought, One line which, dying, he would wish to blot. LYTTELTON— ,TVofo;fi(« to Coriolamts. 40. Elliott, strong poet of the wedlock...
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Poetical Works, Comprising All His Pastoral, Dramatic, Lyrical and Didactic ...

James Thomson - 1849 - 676 Seiten
...house, with just applause, You heard him teaeh fair Virtue's purest laws. For his ehaste Muse employU her heaven-taught lyre None but the noblest passions to inspire; Not one immoral, one eorrupted thought, One line whieh, dying, he eould wish to blot. O, rnay to-night your favourable doom...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson

James Thomson - 1850 - 685 Seiten
...house, with just applause, You heard him teaeh fair Virtue's purest laws. For his ehaste Muse employ'd her heaven-taught lyre None but the noblest passions to inspire ; Not one immoral, one eorrupted thought, One line whieh, dying, he eould wish to blot. O, may to-night your favourable doom...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Band 2

Abraham Mills - 1851
...Oft in this crowded house, with just applause, You heard him teach from Virtue's purest laws ; For his chaste muse employed her heaven-taught lyre None...thought, One line which, dying, he could wish to blot. 0 may to-night your favourable doom Another laurel add to grace his tomb : Whilst he, superior now...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1851 - 537 Seiten
...house, with lust applause You heard him teach fair Virtue's purest laws; For his chaste Muse employ'd h o ` ' ފ ''> c Zu6^ | / ՙ7 8 | w /y s ǿ ۏ Oh, may to-night your favourable doom Another laurel odd to grace his tomb: Hears not the feeble voice...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Band 2

Abraham Mills - 1851
...applause. You heard him teach from Virtuc's purest laws ; For his chaste muse employed her heaven taught lyre None but the noblest passions to inspire; Not...thought, One line which, dying, he could wish to blot. 0 may to-night your favourable doom Another laurel add to grace his tomb : Whilst he, superior now...
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