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" Not so the loss. The man of wealth and pride Takes up a space that many poor supplied; Space for his lake, his park's extended bounds, Space for his horses, equipage, and hounds : The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth Has robbed the neighbouring... "
The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of Popular ... - Page 905
by William Hone - 1837
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Conversations on Political Economy: In which the Elements of that Science ...

Mrs. Marcet (Jane Haldimand) - Economics - 1824 - 494 pages
...and hounds ; " The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, " Has robb'd the neighbouring fields of half their growth ; " His seat, where solitary...seen, " Indignant spurns the cottage from the green." What can you reply to these beautiful lines, Mrs. B. ? I fear they are but too faithful a representation...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...equipage, and hounds; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robb'd the neighbouring fields ; Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplies. While thus...
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Elocution - 1825 - 299 pages
...equipage, and hounds ; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth Has robb'd 'the neighb'ring fields of half their growth ; His seat, where solitary sports...seen,., .Indignant spurns the cottage from the green. Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplies : While thus the...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Miscellaneous poems. The good ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1825
...equipage and hounds : The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robb'd the neighb'ring fields of half their growth ; His seat, where solitary sports...seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green ; Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplies. While thus...
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The Every-day Book: Or Everlasting Calendar of Popular Amusements, Sports ...

William Hone - Calendars - 1827
...equipage, and hounds; The robe, that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Пая robbed the neighbouring 6eldi of half their growth; His seat, where solitary sports are seen, Indignant ipums the cottage from the green." And it is but too true that " the pressure of contiguous pride"...
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The Lion [ed. by R. Carlile]., Volume 2

...equipage and hounds. The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robbed the neighb'rlng fields of half their growth ; His seat, where solitary sports...seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green. Where then, ah, where shall poverty reside To 'scape the pressure of contagions pride? If to some common's...
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Lion, Volume 2

1828
...silken sloth, I Has robbed the neiiflib'ring fields of half their growth ; The man of wealth and pride His seat, where solitary sports are seen. Indignant spurns the cottage from the green. Where then, ah, where shall poverty reside To 'scape the pressure of contagious pride? If to some common's...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 527 pages
...equipage and hounds: The robe that wraps his limbs in silken cloth, Has robb'd the neighb'ring fields th spume the cottage from the green ; Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 2

William Hone - Days - 1830
...equipage, and hounds ; The robe, that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robbed the neighbouring fields of half their growth ; His seat, where solitary sports are seen, Indignant spurns-the cottage from the green." And it is but too true that " the pressure of contiguous pride"...
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The Book of the Seasons: Or, The Calendar of Nature

William Howitt - Almanacs, English - 1831 - 312 pages
...equipage and hounds ; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robbed the neighbouring fields of half their growth : His seat, where solitary sports...the pressure of contiguous pride has driven farther, from that day to this, the public from the rich man's lands. " They make a solitude and call it peace."...
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