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" Shall we build to Ambition ? Ah no ! Affrighted, he shrinketh away, — For see, they would pin him below In a dark narrow cave, and, begirt with cold clay, To the meanest of reptiles a peer and a prey. "
Historia Rievallensis: Containing the History of Kirkby Moorside ... to ... - Page 158
by William Eastmead - 1824 - 486 pages
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Selections from modern authors, for the use of schools, by mrs. Gething

Gething - 1838 - 80 pages
...to Ambition ? Ah ! no : Affrighted he shrinketh away ; For see ! they would pin him below To a small narrow cave, and, begirt with cold clay, To the meanest of reptiles a peer and a prey. To Beauty ? Ah 1 no ; she forgets The charms that she wielded before : Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin...
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EXTRACTS FROM THE DIARY AND OTHER MANUSCRIPTS OF THE LATE FREDERIC JAMES ...

Frederic James Post, of Islington - 1838
...Ambition ? Ah ! no ; Affrighted, he shrinketh away; For, see ! they would pin him below To a small narrow cave, and begirt with cold clay, To the meanest of reptiles, a peer and a prey. To Beauty ? All ! no ; she forgets The charms that she wielded before : Nor knows the foul worm, that he frets...
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The Christian magazine

1841
...to Ambition ? Oh, no ! Affrighted he shrinketh away : For see, they would pin him below In a email narrow cave, and begirt with cold clay, To the meanest...he frets 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,...
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The Lyre: Fugitive Poetry of the Nineteenth Century

Lyre - 1841 - 344 pages
...to Ambition ? Ah no ! Affrighted, he shrinketh away, — For see, they would pin him below In a dark narrow cave, and, begirt with cold clay, To the meanest...before ; Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin that but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. Shall...
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The Lyre: Fugitive Poetry of the Nineteenth Century

Lyre - 1841 - 344 pages
...to Ambition ? Ah no ! Affrighted, he shrinketh away, — For see, they would pin him below In a dark narrow cave, and, begirt with cold clay, To the meanest...before ; Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin that but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. Shall...
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Gems of sacred poetry [ed. by R. Cattermole?].

Gems - 1841
...build to Ambition? Ah! no: Affrighted, he shrinketh away ; For see, they would pin him below To a small narrow cave ; and, begirt with cold clay. To the meanest...a prey. To Beauty? Ah! no: she forgets The charms that she wielded before ; Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin which but yesterday fools...
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The Religious Cabinet, Volume 1

1842
...build to Ambition ? Ah, no ! AflrighteJ he shrinketh away ; For see, they would pin him below In a dark narrow cave, and, begirt with cold clay, To the meanest...before ; Nor knows the foul worm that he frets The skin that, but yesterday, fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which it wore. Shall...
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The Child at Home, Volume 3

1843
...Affrighted he shrinketh away ; For see, they would pin him below, In a small narrow case, and bogirt with cold clay, To the meanest of reptiles a peer...prey. To Beauty ? Ah, no ! she forgets The charms that she wielded before ; Nor knows the foul worm, that he frets The skin that but yesterday fools...
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Christian Examiner, Volume 31

1842
...to ambition ? ah no ! Affrighted he shrinketh away ; For see, they would pin him below In a small, narrow cave, and begirt with cold clay, To the meanest of reptiles a peer and a prey." Envy has now ceased to carp at the desert it could not rival ; anger no longer burns ; hatred forgets...
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The universal class-book: a ser. of reading lessons

Samuel Maunder - 1844
...to Ambition ? Oh, no I Affrighted he shrinketh away: For, see, they would pin him below, In a small narrow cave, and begirt with cold clay, To the meanest...which she wielded before; Nor knows the foul worm that befrets The skins which but yesterday fools could adore, For the smoothness it held, or the tint which...
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