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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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The Oxford and Cambridge review, Volume 3

1846
...equipage, and hounds ; The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth Has robbed 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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Over-population, and Its Remedy: Or, An Inquiry Into the Extent and Causes ...

William Thomas Thornton - Great Britain - 1846 - 446 pages
...his lake, his park's extended bounds, Space for his horses, equipage, and hounds ; " nor how " The seat where solitary sports are seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green." He had also, perhaps, observed the villagers leaving their cherished abodes, and witnessed " The sorrows...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1847 - 527 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 fliea, For all the luxuries the world supplies. While thus...
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The gift book of English poetry

English poetry - 1848
...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 Hall and the Hamlet: Or, Scenes and Characters of Country Life, Volume 2

William Howitt - Country life - 1848 - 380 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...seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green." But when we had discovered and civilized new countries, so far from giving relief in this respect,...
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The Standard elocutionist; and gem-book of British authors, ed. by A. Cunningham

A. Cunningham - 1850
...equipage, and hounds : The robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robbed 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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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - English poetry - 1850 - 395 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...seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from the green ; Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplies : GOLDSMITH....
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Poems, Plays and Essays

Oliver Goldsmith - Irish literature - 1851 - 384 pages
...robe that wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Has robb'd the neighbouring fields of half their growth s His seat, where solitary sports are 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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Cyclopedia of English Literature: a Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1851
...wraps his limbs in silken sloth, Ha» robbed the neighbouring field« of half their growth; Hit Mat, where solitary sports are seen, Indignant spurns the cottage from 'the green ; Around the world each needful product flies, For all the luxuries the world supplie«. While thus...
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Guy's new speaker, selections of poetry and prose from the best writers in ...

Joseph Guy - 1852
...equipage, 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 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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