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" Just knows, and knows no more, her bible true, A truth the brilliant Frenchman never knew, And in that charter reads, with sparkling eyes, Her title to a treasure in the skies. "
Poems - Page 77
by William Cowper - 1800
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1805
...wit, Receives no praife ; but, though her lot be fucb, (Toilfome and indigent, (he renders much ; Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible true— A truth...with fparkling eyes Her title to a treafure in the fkies. Oh happy peafartt ! Oh unhappy bard ! His the mere tinfel, her's the rich reward ; He praifed...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1805
...be fuch, {Toilfome and indigent, Ihe renders much ; Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible true-*A truth the brilliant Frenchman never knew ; And in...with fparkling eyes Her title to a treafure in the fkles, Oh happy peafant ! Oh unhappy bard ! His the mere tinfel, her's the rich reward 5 He praifed...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1806
...wit, Receives no praise; but, though her lot be such-, (Toilsome and indigent) she renders much; Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible true — A truth...Frenchman never knew; . And in that charter reads with sparkling tide to a treasure in the skies. DS Oil happy peasant ! Oh unhappy bard!. His the mere tinsel,...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1808 - 436 pages
...but, though her lot be such, (Toilsome and indigent) she renders much; Just knows, and knows no moie, her Bible true— A truth the brilliant Frenchman never knew ; And in that charter reads, with sparkling eyes, Her title to a treasure in the skies. Oh, happy peasant ! Oh unhappy bard ! His the...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1808
...such, (Toilsome and indigent) she renders much ; Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible title— A truth the brilliant Frenchman never knew ; And in that charter reads with sparkling eyes Her title to a treasure in the skies. O happy peasant ! Oh unhappy bard ! His the mere...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1810
...wit, Receives no praise; but though her lot be such, (Toilsome and indigent) she renders much ; Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible true — A truth...Frenchman never knew ; And in that charter reads with sparkling eyes Her title to a treasure in the skies. O happy peasant! Oh unhappy bard! His the mere...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1812
...wit, Receives no praise; but though her lot be such, (Toilsome and indigent) she renders much; Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible true— A truth...Frenchman never knew; And in that charter reads with sparkling eyes Her title to a treasure in the skies. O happy peasant! Oh unhappy bard! His the mere...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1814
...wit, Receives no praise; but though her lot be such, (Toilsome and indigent) she renders much ; Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible true— A truth the brilliant Frenchman never knew; VOL. I. K A happy Ci'llager.—False Fame of a French PoH. And in that charter reads, with sparkling...
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An Answer to the Rev. A. O'Callaghan on the Tendency of Bible Societies as ...

William Russel - Bible - 1816 - 110 pages
...Receives no praise : but (though her lot be such, ' Toilsome and indigent) she renders much ; ' Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible true, ' A truth...Frenchman never knew ; ' And in that Charter reads with sparkling eyes, ' Her title to a treasure in the skies. ' O happy peasant ! Oh unhappy bard ! ' His...
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Table Talk: And Other Poems

William Cowper - English poetry - 1817 - 204 pages
...wit, Receives no praise; but, though her lot be such, (Toilsome and indigent) she renders much ; Just knows, and knows no more, her Bible true — A truth...Frenchman never knew ; And in that charter reads with sparkling eyes Her title to a treasure in the skies. O happy peasant ! O unhappy bard ! His the mere...
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