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" Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn ! Thy sports are fled, and all thy charms withdrawn ; Amidst thy bowers the tyrant's hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green : One only master grasps the whole domain, And half a tillage stints thy... "
The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ... - Page 151
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1847 - 527 lehte
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Verse in English from Eighteenth-century Ireland

Andrew Carpenter - 1998 - 623 lehte
...thy bowers their chearful influence shed, These were thy charms But all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...domain,'' And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain; 7 40 No more thy glassy brook reflects the day, But choaked with sedges, works its weedy way; Along...
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Modernism and the Critical Spirit

203 lehte
...and the "unvaried lapwing cries," as in the following passage from Goldsmith's The Deserted Village: One only master grasps the whole domain, And half...guest, The hollow-sounding bittern guards its nest, Amidst thy desert walks the lapwing flies, And tires their echoes with unvaried cries. But, Williams...
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Our Greatest Writers: And Their Major Works

John Carrington - 2003 - 331 lehte
...pastoral and probably - nostalgic memories of Goldsmith's Irish childhood. Now it is destroyed: Amidst thy bowers the tyrant's hand is seen And desolation...day, But choked with sedges, works its weedy way. The sentiments are strongly felt. But Goldsmith's descriptions of the 'charm' (his own word) of the...
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The English Reader: What Every Literate Person Needs to Know

Diane Ravitch - 2006 - 486 lehte
...thy bowers their cheerful influence shed, These were thy charms but all these charms are fled. Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...guest, The hollow-sounding bittern guards its nest; Amidst thy desert walks the lapwing flies, And tires their echoes with unvaried cries. Sunk are thy...
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Documents of the Industrial Revolution 1750-1850: Select Economic And Social ...

Richard L. Tames - 2005 - 194 lehte
...roads began. DOCUMENT 145 Oliver Goldsmith, The Deserted Village (1770), lines ¿5, 64, 265-82, 33-8 Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...thy green. One only master grasps the whole domain, 142 And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain . . . And trembling, shrinking from the spoiler's hand,...
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Documents of the Industrial Revolution 1750-1850: Select Economic And Social ...

Richard L. Tames - 2005 - 194 lehte
...roads began. DOCUMENT 145 Oliver Goldsmith, The Deserted Village (ijyo), lines jS, 64, 265-82, JOj-8 Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...hand is seen And desolation saddens all thy green. One'only master grasps the whole domain, 142 And half a tillage stints thy smiling plain . . . And...
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The Irish Way: A Walk Through Ireland's Past and Present

Robert Emmett Ginna - 2006 - 398 lehte
...farm. The never-failing brook, the busy mill, The decent church that topped the neighboring hill, . . . Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...hand is seen. And desolation saddens all thy green: Only one master grasps the whole domain, . . . Far, far away, thy children leave the land. Ill fares...
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Globalisation and Its Discontents

Stan Smith - 2006 - 214 lehte
...omitted section moves unremittingly from the local and specific to the representative and generic: Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...hand is seen, And Desolation saddens all thy green. . . . And trembling, shrinking from the spoiler's hand Far, far away thy children leave the land.5...
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A Careful Longing: The Poetics and Problems of Nostalgia

Aaron Santesso - 2006 - 221 lehte
...jolting, midsentence interruption, and without allowing us to catch a breath, rushes confirmation upon us: Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn, Thy...hand is seen, And desolation saddens all thy green. (35-38) The apostrophic suddenness of the departure from the seemingly static and secure idealized...
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