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" In a small narrow cave, and begirt with cold clay, To the meanest of reptiles a peer and a prey. To BEAUTY ? Ah, no ! she forgets The charms which she wielded before ; Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore... "
The Ministry of Jesus Christ: Compiled and Arranged from the Four Gospels ... - Page 98
by Thomas Bayley Fox - 1837
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Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 1

1817
...ah no ! she forgets The charms which she wielded before — Nor knows the foul worm, that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore. For...proud ? Alas! they are all laid aside — And here's neitherdress nor adornment allow'd But the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud ! To Riches...
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The Christian Disciple and Theological Review, Volume 1

Noah Worcester, Henry Ware - 1819
...? ah no ! she forgets The charms which she wielded before ; Nor knows the foul worm, that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For...Alas ! they are all laid aside ; And here's neither drese nor adornment allow'd, But the long winding sheet, and the fringe of the shroud t To riches ?...
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The Christian Journal, and Literary Register, Volume 3

1819
...no ! — she forgets The charms which she wielded before — Nor knows the foul worm, that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For...build to the purple of Pride — The trappings which diz'n the proud; Alas ! they are all laid aside — And here's neither dress nor adornment allow'd...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for ..., Volume 89, Part 1

1819
...stanzas is given to connect the others with the original. The pencil of »ome future HOCA»TH. shal, I P Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings...dizen the proud ? Alas ! they are all laid aside, And here 's neither dress nor adornments allow'd, But the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud....
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Varieties in woman, a novel

Varieties - 1819
...!— she forgets " The charms which she wielded before— " Nor knows the foul worm that he frets " The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, «...the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. * These lines were written in Richmond Church-yard, Yorkshire, by the late HERBERT KNOWLES, of Canterbury,...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of the Rev. William Richards, LL.D.: Who ...

John Evans - 1819 - 396 pages
...? Ah no — she forgets The charms which she wielded before, Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore For the smoothness it held or the tint which it wore. * The following original commentary was written in Kichmoncl church-yard, by HERBERT KNOWLES, who died,...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 89, Part 1; Volume 125

1819
...? Ah, no ! she forgets The charms which she wielded before j Nor knows the foul worm that he fret* The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For...the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. • The last of these stanzas is given to connect the others with the original. The preceding personages...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - 1819
...Beauty? Ah, no ! she forgets The charms which she wielded before ; Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore For...the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. 4. Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings which dizen the proud ? Alas ! they are all...
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The Quarterly review, Volume 21

1819
...Beauty? Ah, no ! she forgets The charms which she wielded before ; Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore For...the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. 4. Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings which dizen the proud f Alas ! they are all...
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The Christian Disciple, Volume 1

1819
...? ah no I she forgets The charms which she wielded before ; Nor knows the foul worm, that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it won. Shall we build to the purple of pride ; The trappings which dizen the proud ? Alas! they are all...
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