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" twould a saint provoke," (Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke ;} " No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead — And — Betty — give this... "
Fielding; Or, Society: Atticus; Or, The Retired Statesman: and St. Lawrence - Seite 122
von Robert Plumer Ward - 1837
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A History of the Ancient Chapel of Blackley, in Manchester Parish: Including ...

John Booker - 1854 - 217 Seiten
...of Men, where it is made to furnish an apt illustration of the ruling passion strong in death : " ' Odious! in woollen! 'twould a saint provoke,' (Were the last words that poor Karcissa spoke :) ' No, let a charming chintz and Sruuels lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless...
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Literary and Historical Miscellanies

George Bancroft - 1855 - 517 Seiten
...imperial dignity, to be strangled with a knot of silk, or to be assassinated with a golden sword ! Odious ! in woollen ! 'twould a saint provoke, (Were...Narcissa spoke.) No, let a charming chintz, and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs, .and shade my lifeless face ; One would not sure be frightful when one's dead,...
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Curiosities of London: Exhibiting the Most Rare and Remarkable Objects of ...

John Timbs - 1855 - 800 Seiten
...and double ruffles of the same lace, a pair of new kid gloves," &c. ; to which Pope thus alludes : " Odious! in woollen ! 'twould a saint provoke. (Were...Narcissa spoke) : No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless face ; One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead...
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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - 1855 - 576 Seiten
...but their prize a sot ; Alive, ridieulous ; and dead, forgot ! Pope's Moral EwyCORPULENCE. Odioos! in woollen! 'twould a saint provoke, 'Were the last words that poor Nareissa spoke) - No, let a eharming ehintz, and Brussels laee, " Wrap my eold limbs, and shade my...
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THE WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE

DR. WARBURTON - 1856
...taper's end, Collects her breath, as ebbing life retires, .For one puff more, and in that puff expires. * Odious ! in woollen ! 'twould a saint provoke (Were...Narcissa spoke !) No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face. One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead—...
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Essays on the Poets: And Other English Writers

Thomas De Quincey - 1856 - 298 Seiten
...move on. Next, then, let us come to the case of Narcissa : — " ' Odious ! in woollen ? 7 'T would a saint provoke,' Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke. ' No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless face ; One would not sure be frightful when one 's dead...
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London in 1856

John Murray (Firm), Peter Cunningham - 1856 - 316 Seiten
...winding-sheet." Hence the allusion of the satirist : — " Odious ! in woollen ; 'twould a saint provoke 1 (Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke] — No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face; One would not, sure, be frightful when one 's...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Band 2

Alexander Pope - 1856
...taper's end, Collects her breath, as ebbing life retires, For one puff more, and in that puff expires. ' Odious ! in woollen ! 'twould a saint provoke,' (Were the last words that poor Narcissa 2 spoke), ' No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face...
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Ruins of Time Exemplified in Sir Matthew Hale's History of the Pleas of the ...

Andrew Amos - 1856 - 268 Seiten
...of legislation is perpetuated by Pope, in the last words of his Narcissa : — Odious, in woollen I 'twould a saint provoke ! Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke. Thus the Lord Chancellor's woolsack ought to serve as a perpetual memento to its occupier, admonishing...
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Historical Memorials of Westminster Abbey

Arthur Penrhyn Stanley - 1911 - 576 Seiten
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