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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
edited by - 1819
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The Modern Poetical Speaker; Or, a Collection of Pieces Adapted for ...

Modern poetical speaker, Fanny Bury PALLISER - 1845
...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...laid aside, And here's neither dress nor adornment allow'd, Save the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud. To Riches ? alas! 'tis in vain,...
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The Reader's Guide: Containing a Notice of the Elementary Sounds in the ...

John Hall - 1845 - 320 pages
...which', but yesterday', fools could adore', For the smoothness it held', or the tint which it wort. 4. Shall we build to the purple of Pride' — The...the proud' ? Alas, they are all laid aside — And here 's neither dross nor adornment allowed', But the long wmding-sheetv and the fringe of the shroud*...
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The poets of Yorkshire, commenced by W.C. Newsam; complete and publ. by J ...

William Cartwright Newsam - 1845
...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...dizen the proud ? Alas ! they are all laid aside, K And here's neither dress nor adornment allowed But the long winding-sheet and I he fringe of the...
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The Christian lyre, a selection of religious and moral poetry

Christian lyre - 1846 - 80 pages
...skin which, but yesterday, fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it bore. Shall we build to the purple of pride, The trappings...the long winding-sheet and the fringe of the shroud. 154 LINES WRITTEN IN A CHUBCHYARD. To riches ? Alas ! 'tis in vain, Who hid, in their turns have been...
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The Gem book of poesie, by the author of 'The ancient poets and poetry of ...

Gem book - 1846 - 160 pages
...skin which but yesterday fools could adore For the smoothness it held, and 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. To riches ? alas ! 'tis in vain,...
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The Sacred Poets of England and America: For Three Centuries

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1849 - 552 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...long winding-sheet, and the fringe of the shroud. To Riches ? Alas ! 'tis in vain : Who hid, in their turns have been hid ; The treasures are squandered...
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Lays for the Sabbath: A Collection of Religious Poetry

1850 - 288 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. To Riches ? Alas ! 't is in vain,...
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Lays for the Sabbath: A Collection of Religious Poetry

1850 - 288 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...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....
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The International Monthly Magazine of Literature, Science, and Art

1851
...skin which but yesterday tools 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! they are all laid añide; And here's neither tirées nor adornment allowed, But the long winding-sheet, and the fringe...
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The Poetry and Poets of Britain: From Chaucer to Tennyson ; with ...

Daniel Scrymgeour - 1850 - 528 pages
...The skin which but yesterday fools conW 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 adorument allow'd, But the long winding-sheet...
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