Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Where wealth accumulates, and men decay : Princes and lords may flourish, or may fade ; A breath can make them as a breath has made ; But a bold peasantry, their country's pride, When once destroyed, can never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's... "
Auntient lere, a selection of aphoristical and preceptive passages from the ... - Page 120
by Ancient learning - 1812
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works, and Essays, of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 253 pages
...never he supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs hegan, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man; For him light labour spread her wholesome store Just gave what life requlr'd, but gave no more; Ills hest companions, innocence and health; And his best riches, ignorance...
Full view - About this book

The poems and plays of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 254 pages
...has made; But a bold peasantry—their country's pride— When once destroyed, can never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When...labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life required, but gave no more: His best companions, innocence and health, And his best riches, ignorance...
Full view - About this book

Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome...more : His best companions, innocence and health, And his best riches, ignorance of wealth. But times are alter'd ; trade's unfeeling train Usurp the land,...
Full view - About this book

Churchill, 1764, to Johnson, 1784

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1819
...has made ; But a bold peasantry, their country's pride, When once destroy'd, can never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life requir'd,...
Full view - About this book

The Deserted Village, Traveller, and Miscellaneous Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1819 - 108 pages
...has made : But a bold peasantry, their country's pride, When once ctestroy'd,can never be supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every rood of ground niainiaiii'd its man ; For him light Labor spread her wholsome store, Just gave what life requir'd,...
Full view - About this book

The Kilmarnock mirror, and literary gleaner, Volume 2

1820
...be supplied. A time there was, ere Scotland's ' griefs began, When every roo4 of ground maintain'd its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just gave what life required, but gave no more . His best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches, ignorance...
Full view - About this book

Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 9

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...never be supply'd. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When ev'ry rood of ground maintain'd its man ; For him light labour spread her wholesome...more: His best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches, ignorance of wealth. But times are alter'd ; trade's unfeeling train Usurp the land,...
Full view - About this book

Miraculous Prophecies and Predictions of Eminent Men, from the Earliest ...

Jews - 1821 - 254 pages
...island, he proceeds — A time there was, ere England's grief began, When every rood of ground maintain'd its man; For him light labour spread her wholesome...more. His best companions, innocence and health ; And his best riches, ignorance of wealth. But times are alter'd : trade's unfeeling train Usurp the land,...
Full view - About this book

The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1821
...has made ; But a bold peasantry, their country's pride, When once destroy'd, can never be supplied. For him light labour spread her wholesome store, Just...more : His best companions, innocence and health, And his best riches, ignorance of wealth. But times are alter'd ; trade's unfeeling train Usurp the land,...
Full view - About this book

Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1821 - 216 pages
...once destroyed, can never he supplied. A time there was, ere England's griefs began, When every-rood of ground maintained its man; For him light labour spread her wholesome stove, Just gave what life required, but gave no more: His best companions, innocence and health ;...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF