Lays Of Middle Age: and other poems

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byJames Hedderwick

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1859 edition. Excerpt: ... SONNET. When man, alone or leagued in governments, The works of Christian duty would fulfil, His faltering steps defeat his anxious will, As heights attain'd reveal but fresh ascents: How poor his efforts to his high intents! Fain would he uproot every human ill; But fields neglected open to him still, And woe on woe its piteous tale presents. Nature alone succeeds in all she tries: She drops her dews, and not a flower is miss'd She bids the universal grass arise, Till stony ways and wilds antagonist Are into emerald beauty softly kiss'd, To show the power in gentleness that lies. THE END. A STORY FOR GIRLS.. Ruth and Her Friends. With a Frontispiece. Fcap. 8vo. cloth, 5s. "Not we, but God is educating us."--Kingsi.ey's " Two Years Ago." "It is a book which girls will read with avidity, and can hardly fail to profit by."--Literary Churchman. "Seldom, if ever, have more intellectual power and healthful sentiment gone to Vie production of a story for girls; and we wish all the girls in the land had the opportunity of reading it."--Nonconformist. BY THE LATE GEORGE BRIMLEY, M.A., Librarian of Trinity College, Cambridge. Essays. Edited by William George Clark, M.A., Fellow and Tutor of Trinity College, and Public Orator in the University of Cambridge. With Portrait. Crown 8vo. Is. Gd. CONTENTS. I. Tennyson's Poems. II. Wordsworth's Poems. III. Poetry And Criticism. IV. Angel In The House. V. Carlyle's Life Of Sterling. VI. Esmond. VII. My Novel. VIII. Bleak House. IX. Westward H O! X. Wilson's Noctes. XI. Comte's Positive Philo-Sophy. ' One of the most delightful and precious volumes of criticism that has appeared in these days.... To every cultivated reader they will disclose the wonderful clearness of perception, the delicacy of feeling,...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1859 edition. Excerpt: ... SONNET. When man, alone or leagued in governments, The works of Christian duty would fulfil, His faltering ste...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:34 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217007171

ISBN - 13:9780217007177

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