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" Thus groan the old, till by disease oppress'd, They taste a final woe, and then they rest. Theirs is yon House, that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And the dull wheel... "
The British Magazine and Review: Or, Universaal Miscellany of Arts, Sciences ... - Page 133
1783
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Beauties of ... George Crabbe, with a biographical sketch

George Crabbe - 1832
..."PARISH WORKHOUSE" Yon house, that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And the dull wheel hums doleful through the day; The children dwell who know no parents' care — Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there!...
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The Poetical Works of the Rev. George Crabbe: The library. The village. The ...

George Crabbe - Poets, English - 1834
...rest. Theirs is yon House that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And...day ; — There children dwell who know no parents' care ; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ! Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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The Puritan: A Series of Essays, Critical, Moral, and Miscellaneous, Volume 1

Leonard Withington - New England - 1836
...Crabbe has described its interior and local condition exactly. It stood, there " Where the putrid vapors flagging play, And the dull wheel hums doleful through the day ; There children dwell, who know no parent's care, Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ; Heart-broken matrons on their joyless...
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The poetical works of ... George Crabbe, with his letters and journals, and ...

George Crabbe - 1840
...rest. Theirs is yon House that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door; There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, And...day;— There children dwell who know no parents' care ; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ! Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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Boston Miscellany, Volume 2

Fashion - 1842
...holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door; There, where the putrid vapors flagging play, And the dull wheel hums doleful through...the day; There children dwell who know no parents' care, Parents, who know no childrens' love, dwell there, Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...Tillage.1] Theirs is yon house that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; ,z@oAz( ). care; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ; Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Art - 1845
...rest. Theirs is yon house that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours flagging play, And...the day ; There children dwell who know no parents' care ; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ; Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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The Poetical Works of Crabbe, Heber, and Pollok: Complete in One Volume

George Crabbe - 1845 - 518 pages
...Whole walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; ” There, where the putrid vapours, flagging, play, i And the dull wheel hums doleful through the day ; — There children dwell who know no parents' care ; Pirents, who know no children's love, dwell there ! ”Here, on a malted flock, with dust o'crsprcad,...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1846
...— " There is yon house that holda the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours flagging play, And...the day ; There children dwell who know no parents' care ; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ; Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review by Francis Jeffrey, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1846
...— " There is yon house that holds the parish poor, Whose walls of mud scarce bear the broken door ; There, where the putrid vapours flagging play, And...the day ; There children dwell who know no parents' care ; Parents, who know no children's love, dwell there ; Heart-broken matrons on their joyless bed,...
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