Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 61 - 70 of 185 on twould a Saint provoke, (Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke) No, let a....
" twould a Saint provoke, (Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke) No, let a charming Chintz, and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead — <• And— Betty— give this... "
The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ... - Page 102
by Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
Full view - About this book

The Mother's Assistant and Young Lady's Friend, Volume 1

Child rearing - 1841
...death-bed scene of a woman whose ruling passion had always been dress — 92 THE BOOK. OF BREVITIES. " Odious in woollen !* 'Twould a saint provoke, Were...words that poor Narcissa spoke ! No ! let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap these cold limbs, and shade this lifeless face ; One need not sure be...
Full view - About this book

Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...bring the jowl." The frugal crone, whom praying prieeis attend, Still strives to save the hallow'd rice happy .' could he 'scape "Odious! in woollen! 'twould a saint provoke," (Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke,) " No,...
Full view - About this book

The St. Petersburg English review of literature, the arts and science, ed ...

S Warrand - 1842
...anticipated! his satire justified! — which it is by many a kindred example : — Odious! in woollens! 'twould a saint -provoke ! Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke ! No ! let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless face; One wuuld not, sure, be t'rightful...
Full view - About this book

The St. Peterburg English Review, Volume 3

S. Warrand - 1842
...anticipated! his satire justified! — which it is by many a kindred example ; — Odious ! iir woollens ! 'twould a saint provoke ! . Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke ! No ! let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless face; One would not, sure, be frightful...
Full view - About this book

The Saint Petersburg English Review of Literature, the Arts and ..., Volume 3

1842
...anticipated! his satire justified! — which it is by many a kindred example ; — Odious ! in woollens ! 'twould a saint provoke ! Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke ! No ! let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless face ; One would not, sure, be frightful...
Full view - About this book

Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...taper's end, Collects her breath, as ebbing life retires. For one pun" more, and in that puff expires. " Y? chintz and Brussels lace, Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be...
Full view - About this book

Sacred History of the World: Attempted to be ..., Volume 3, Issue 84

Sharon Turner - Creation - 1844
...travelling, in ships, armies, ahops, villages, or cities, still this self-identity, this continuous * " Odious ! in woollen ! 'twould a saint provoke !" Were...Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless lace. One need not, sure, be frightful, though one's dead, And, Betty, give my cheek a little red."...
Full view - About this book

A pilgrim's reliquary, by the author of 'Fragments of Italy and the Rhineland'.

Thomas Henry White - 1845
...Those coloured Caryatides I cannot endure, they so ludicrously recall Pope's lines on Mrs. Clive, " Odious ! in woollen 'twould a saint provoke !" Were...words that poor Narcissa spoke. " No, let a charming chintz and Brussell's lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless face. One would not sure be frightful...
Full view - About this book

A Pilgrim's Reliquary

Thomas Henry White - Europe - 1845 - 448 pages
...Those coloured Caryatides I cannot endure, they so ludicrously recall Pope's lines on Mrs. Clive, " Odious ! in woollen 'twould a saint provoke !" Were...words that poor Narcissa spoke. " No, let a charming chintz and Brussell's lace Wrap my cold limbs and shade my lifeless face. One would not sure be frightful...
Full view - About this book

Wit and humour, selected from the English poets; with an illustrative essay ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1846
...taper's end, Collects her breath, as ebbing life retires, For one puff more, and in that puff expires. "Odious! in woollen! 'twould a saint provoke," (Were...words that poor Narcissa spoke) " No, let a charming chintz, and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF