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" The charms that 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. Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings which dizen the proud?... "
The Quarterly Review - Page 383
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The Lyre: Fugitive Poetry of the Nineteenth Century

Lyre - 1841 - 344 pages
...The skin that but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings...aside, And here's neither dress nor adornment allowed ] Save the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the Shroud. l76 _ STANZAS. To Riches ? Alas, 'tis in...
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The Lyre: Fugitive Poetry of the Nineteenth Century

Lyre - 1841 - 344 pages
...The skin that but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings...they are all laid aside, And here's neither dress nor adormnent allowed Save the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the Shroud. l76 STANZAS. To Riches...
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The Christian magazine

1841
...The skin which but yesterday fools could ndore Kor the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings which dizen the proud 1 Alas ! they are all laid aside ; And here's neither dress nor adornment allow'd But the long winding-sheet,...
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The Religious Cabinet, Volume 1

1842
...skin that, but yesterday, fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. 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 adornment allowed, Save the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud....
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The Child at Home, Volume 3

1843
...beauty it held, or the tint that it wore. Shall we build to the Purple of Pride, The trappings that dizen the proud ? Alas ! they are all laid aside ; And here's neither dress nor adornment allow'd, But the long winding sheet, and the fringe of the shroud. To Riches ? Alas ! 'tis in vain....
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The Illustrated Book of Christian Ballads and Other Poems, Volume 6

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1844 - 164 pages
...skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. Shall we build to the Purple of Pride, The trappings...laid aside, And here's neither dress nor adornment allow'd, But the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud. -- . m (•* ' \ • r.rd v|< / I...
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The universal class-book: a ser. of reading lessons

Samuel Maunder - 1844
...skins which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. Shall we build to the purple of Pride, The trappings which 'dizen the proud ? Alas I they are all laid aside ; And here's neither dress nor adornment allow'd, Bat the long winding-sheet,...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held or the tint which it wore. s grave ; I sit in the hollow of the tree. It is worth a thousand homilies Ī Alas ! they are all laid aside, And here's neither dress nor adornments allowed, But the long winding-sheet...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...The skin which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held or the tint which it wore. n ; Wh t Alas ! they are all laid aside, And here's neither dress nor adornments allowed, But the long winding-sheet...
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The Book of Poetry

William Morrison Engles - 1844 - 264 pages
...skin which, but yesterday, fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. Shall we build to the purple of pride, The trappings which dizen the proud?j Alas ! they are all laid aside, And here's neither dress nor adornment allowed, But the long...
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