Notices and remains of the family of Tyrwhitt [signed R.P.T.]. Corrected and repr. Repr. with corrections


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Side 68 - Durham, when in his ninetieth year erected an urn in the midst of their shade, to the memory of two of his friends ; inscribing thereon the following classical fragment : In this once favored walk, beneath these Elms, Where thickened foliage, to the solar ray Impervious, sheds a venerable gloom. Oft in instructive converse we beguiled The fervid time, which each returning year To friendship's call devoted. Such things were ; But are, alas! no more.
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