Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Libros Libros
" Their only Labour was to kill the Time ; And Labour dire it is, and weary Woe. . They sit, they loll, turn o'er some idle Rhyme ; Then, rising sudden, to the Glass they go, Or saunter forth, with tottering Step and slow : This soon too rude an Exercise... "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Página 376
1822
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1832 - 537 páginas
...To knot, to twist, to range the vernal bloom; But far is cast the distaff, spinning-wheel, and loom. Their only labour was to kill the time ; (And labour dire it is, and weary wo) They sit, they loll, turn o'er some idle rhyme; Then, rising sudden, to the glass they go, Or saunter...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Newton Forster; or, The merchant service, by the author of 'The king's own'.

Frederick Marryat - 1832
...— but, what was still worse, he carried off the " practice !" CHAPTER VIII. Their only labour is to kill the time; And labour dire it is, and weary woe. They sit — they lounge — turn o'er some idle rhyme ; Then rising sudden — to the glass they go, Or saunter forth...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

A treatise on happiness [by J. Flamank].

James Flamank - 1833
...have no regular engagements to claim their attention is sometimes pitiable. " Their only labour is to kill the time; And labour dire it is, and weary woe." " In the higher ranks of life," Dr. Beattie observes, " people who are neither engaged in business,...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The American First Class Book: Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation ...

John Pierpont - 1835
...spinning-wheel, and loom. Their only labor was to kill the time ; And labor dire it is, and weary wo : They sit, they loll, turn o'er some idle rhyme, Then,...and slow : This soon too rude an exercise they find ; Strait on the couch their limbs again they throw, Where hours on hours they sighing lie reclined,...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Gay's fables, with elucidations and comments by archdeacon Coxe

John Gay - 1838
...knot to twist, to range the vernal bloom ; " But far is cast the distaff, spinning wheel, and loom. " Their only labour was to kill the time ; " And labour...and slow ; "This soon too rude an exercise they find ; " Strait on the couch their limbs again they tkrow ; •' Where hours on hours they sighing lie reclin'd,...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

The Seasons: and Castle of Indolence

James Thomson - 1838 - 220 páginas
...to twist, to range the vernal bloom ; But far is cast the distaff, spinning-wheel, and loom. LXXII. Their only labour was to kill the time (And labour...sudden, to the glass they go, Or saunter forth, with tott'ring step and slow : This soon too rude an exercise they find ; Straight on the couch their limbs...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Newton Forster; Or, The Merchant Service

Frederick Marryat - 1838 - 383 páginas
...— but, what was still worse, he carried off the " practice ! " CHAPTER VIII. Their only labour is to kill the time; And labour dire it is, and weary woe. They sit — they lounge — turn o'er some idle rhyme; Then rising sudden — to the glass they go, Or saunter forth...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices, and ...

Thomas Campbell - 1841 - 716 páginas
...knot, to twist, to range the vernal bloom ; But far is cast the distaff, spinning-wheel, and [loom. Their only labour was to kill the time ; And labour...soon too rude an exercise they find ; Straight on thecouchtheir limbs again they throw. Where hours and hours they sighing lie reclined, And court the...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Life in a Man-of-war: Or Scenes in "Old Ironsides" During Her Cruise in the ...

Henry James Mercier, William Gallop - 1841 - 267 páginas
...scream about the drear and 'arid Isle of San Lorenzo. THE GALLEY POLITICIANS. "Their only labour is to kill the time — And labour dire it is, and weary woe ; They sit, they lounge, turn o'er some idle rhyme, Or saunter round with loitering step and slow." BY some knowledgeable...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Marriage

Susan Ferrier - 1841 - 434 páginas
...a retrospective glance at the last seventeen years of her ladyship's life. CHAPTER XXX. ^— Her " only labour was to kill the time ; And labour dire it is, and weary woe." • Castie'jtf Indolence. YEARS had rolled on, amidst heartless pleasures and joyless amusements, but...
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro




  1. Mi biblioteca
  2. Ayuda
  3. Búsqueda avanzada de libros
  4. Descargar EPUB
  5. Descargar PDF