William Falconer was a Scottish poet. In June appeared a new edition of the "Pleasures of Hope", to which some lyrics were added. Complete in Two Volumes. An exceptional copy; of presentation quality - scans etc. A pocket sized edition of James Thomson's poem. The sun went down, nor ceas'd the carnage there.
The Pleasures Of Hope (Excerpt) Poem by Thomas Campbell - Poem Hunter
An Overview of the War on Terror. John Aikin? Rogers also of course inspired Campbell's Pleasures of Hope and the whole host of other Pleasures which appeared in the early nineteenth century" English Poetry in a Changing Society History of Immigration Laws in the U.
The Pleasures of Memory is an essay in verse, not wanting in tender sentiment and just reflection, expressed, gracefully no doubt, but with a formal and elaborate grace, and in studiously pointed and carefully poised diction, such as the heroic couplet had been trained to assume since the days of Pope. On the fourteenth edition being called for in the number printed was raised to two thousand; in the fifteenth edition was printed, also of two thousand. Hence home-felt pleasure prompts the Patriot's sigh; This makes him wish to live, and "dare to die. So Scotia's Queen, as slowly dawn'd the day, Rose on her couch and gaz'd her soul away.
This volume featured the works of Samuel Rogers. O'er friendless grief compassion shall awake, And smile on Innocence, for Mercy's sake! Show all copies. It was lent me, for a short time, and my perusal was single and hurried. Robert Chambers: "Many can date their first love of poetry from their perusal of Campbell. Yet for Sarmatia's tears of blood atone, And make her arm puissant as your own:— Oh!