WRITTEN ON A CHINESE TEMPLE IN MR. SCOTT'S GARDEN AT AMWELL.
1 TO scenes where Taste and Genius dwell,
2 Unwillingly we bid farewell:
3 For these, of more than mortal birth,
4 Strangers and sojourners on earth,
5 Have, far from every vulgar road,
6 At Amwell fix'd their fair abode.
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Title (in Source Edition): WRITTEN ON A CHINESE TEMPLE IN MR. SCOTT'S GARDEN AT AMWELL.
Author: Joseph Cockfield
Themes: architecture; buildings; gardens
References: DMI 32665
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