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" But me, not destined such delights to share, My prime of life in wandering spent and care ; Impell'd, with steps unceasing, to pursue Some fleeting good, that mocks me with the view ; That, like the circle bounding earth and skies, Allures from far, yet,... "
THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COLINS, THOMAS GRAY AND OLIVER GOLDSMITH - Page 24
by EPES SARGENT - 1860
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Poetical selections, consisting of the most approved pieces of our best ...

Poetical selections - 1811 - 300 pages
...But me, not destin'd such delights to share, My prime of life in wandering spent and care: Impell'd with steps unceasing to pursue Some fleeting good,...realms alone, And find no spot of all the world my own. And plac'd on high above the storm's career, Look downward where a hundred realms appear ; Lakes, forests,...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.

Oliver Goldsmith - 1812
...My prime of life in wandering spent and care: Impell'd, with steps unceasing, to pursue Somefleeting good, that mocks me with the view; That, like the...realms alone, And find no spot of all the world my own. Ev'n now, where Alpine solitudes ascend, I sit me down a pensive hour to spend ; And plac'd on high...
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The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith ...: To which is Prefixed an Account ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1813 - 107 pages
...and care: Impell'd, with steps unceasing, to pursue Some fleeting good, thatmocks me with thevieW} That, like the circle bounding earth and skies,. Allures...realms alone, And find no spot of all the world my own. E'en now,. where Alpine solitudes ascend, I sit me down a pensive hour to spend; i* And plac'd on high...
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Elegant poems. Pope's Essay on man, Blair's Grave, Gray's Elegy, Goldsmith's ...

Elegant poems - 1814
...share, My prime of life in wand'ring spent, and care : I mIK-!!M, with steps unceasing, to pursue Sonic fleeting good that mocks me with the view ; That,...realms alone, And find no spot of all the world my own. Ev'n now, where Alpine solitudes ascciul, I sit me down a pensive hour to spend ; And, plac'd on high...
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Beauties of Poetry: Consisting of Elegant Selections from the Works of Pope ...

English poetry - 1814 - 300 pages
...some mournful tale ; Or press the bashful stranger to his food, And learn the luxury of doing good. That, like the circle bounding earth and skies, Allures...realms alone, And find no spot of all the world my own. Ev'n now, where Alpine solitudes ascend, I sit me down a pensive hour to spend ; And, placed on high...
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The Poetical Works, Complete, of Oliver Goldsmith ... with Some Account of ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1816 - 149 pages
...But me, not destin'd such delights to share, My prime of life in wand'ring spent and care; Impell'd with steps unceasing to pursue Some fleeting good,...realms alone, And find no spot of all the world my own. Ev'n now, where Alpine solitudes ascend, I sit me down a pensive hour to spend; And plac'd on high,...
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Child's Magazine, Volume 2

1816
...But me, not dcstin'd such delights to share, My prime of life in wand'ring spent and care : ImpelPd with steps unceasing to pursue Some fleeting good...realms alone, And find no spot of all the world my own. Jests or pranks — It is to be feared, these words rather encourage mo^ than innocent mirth or cheerfulness,...
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Sequel to the English Reader, Or Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Authors - 1816 - 286 pages
...to fhare, My prime of life in wand'ring fpent, and care ; Impell'd with fteps uncealing, to purfue Some fleeting good that mocks me with the view ; That, like the circle bounding earth and ikies, Allures from far, yet as I follow flies ; Me fortune leads to traverfe realms alone, And find...
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The traveller, The deserted village, and other poems

Oliver Goldsmith - Book ornamentation - 1817 - 166 pages
...Bat me, not destin'd such delights to share, My prime of life in wand'ring spent and care; Impell'd with steps unceasing to pursue Some fleeting good,...with the view ; That, like the circle bounding earth aqd skies, Allures from far, yet, as I follow, flies ; My fortune leads to traverse realms alone, And...
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The Poetical Works, and Essays, of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 253 pages
...Bnt me, not destin'd such delights to share, My prime of life in wandering spent and care; Impell'd with steps unceasing to pursue Some fleeting good, that mocks me with the view: That, like the cirele bounding earth and skies, Allures from far, yet, as I follow, flies; My fortune leads to traverse...
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