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" See the wretch that long has tost On the thorny bed of pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe and walk again ; The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening... "
The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature - Page 13
1847
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - 1830 - 240 pages
...pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe and walk again. The meanest flow'ret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening Paradue." Our author's reputation as a poet, was so high, that on the death of Colley...
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Methodist Review, Volume 1; Volume 12

1830
...pam, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe and walk again : The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale. The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening Paradise." ' It cannot be questioned, says Mr. Montgomery, that this is genuine poetry,...
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Letters for the press

Francis Roscommon (pseud.) - 1832
...the blue depths of the sky, and requires nothing else to fill his mind :— " The meanest flow'ret of the dale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening Paradise." My own taste for the beauties of the woods and fields is as old as my recollection....
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On the Life, Writings, and Genius of Akenside: With Some Account of His Friends

Charles Bucke - 1832 - 312 pages
...years, is thus introduced, at last, to a new heaven and a new earth. The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise." " With God himself hold converse." B. III. 629. There is an elegant paper...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

1832
...years, is thus introduced at last to a new heaven and a new earth : " The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him arc op'ning Paradise." Dmjnlil Siaoart'i Eaay on the Cultivation of Intellectual Habits. Cure of...
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The Christian examiner and Church of Ireland magazine

1832
...agreeabl« companion, with which he may bold sweet converse. •' The meanest flowret of the vale. The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening Paradise." Have you never felt pained with a sense of your own ignorancea when such...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 1

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe, and walk again : The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening Paradise. — Gray. THE blackbird strives with emulation sweet, And Echo answers from...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - 1832 - 882 pages
...pain, At length repair his vigor lost And breathe and walk again : The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening Paradise. ODE ON A DISTANT PROSPECT OF ETON. YE distant spires, ye antique towers,...
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Literary and Religious Sketches

John Newland Maffitt - 1832 - 240 pages
...length repair his vigor !ost, And breathe and walk again : The meanest floweret of the vale, The simple note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise.' Gray't Fragment on Vicissitude. It cannot be questioned that this is genuine...
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A Grammar of Elocution

Rev. Samuel Wood - 1833
...pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe and walk again. The meanest flowret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise. — Gray. ie much more would higher and rarer objects be a source of pleasure...
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