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" To hear the lark begin his flight, And singing startle the dull night, From his watch-tower in the skies, Till the dappled dawn doth rise... "
Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ... - Page 140
by John Milton - 1810
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 7

Ezekiel Sanford - 1819 - 366 pages
...live with her, and live with thee, In unreproved pleasures free ; To hear the lark begin his flighty And, singing, startle the dull night, From his watch-tower...to come, in spite of sorrow, And at my window bid good-morrow, Through the sweet briar, or the vLie, Or the twisted eglantine : While the cock, with...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1820 - 434 pages
...Mirth, admit me of thy crew. To live with her and live with thee, In unreproved pleasures free : To htar the lark begin his flight, And singing, startle the...come in spite of sorrow And at my window bid good morrow*.*Through the sweet briar or the vine, Or the twisted eglantine ; While the cock, with lively...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1820 - 422 pages
...nnreproved pleasures free: • To hear the lark begin his flight, And singing, startle the dull Nighf, , From his watchtower. in the skies, Till the dappled...sorrow And at my window bid good morrow- Through the sweet briar or the vine, Or the twisted eglantine ; While the ccck, with lively din. Scatters the rear...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1819 - 366 pages
...lark begin his flight, And, singing, starUe the dull Night, • From his watchtowerin the skies, "Kill the dappled dawn doth rise ; Then to come in spite...sorrow And at my window bid good morrow, Through the eweetbriar or the vine, Or the twisted eglantine ; While the cock, with lively din, Scatters the rear...
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A Grammar of Rhetoric and Polite Literature: Comprehending the Principles of ...

Alexander Jamieson - 1820 - 388 pages
...writing. Example 1. He thus descrihes the scenes of morning in the Allegro. " To hear the lark hegin his flight, And singing, startle the dull night, From...watch-tower in the skies, Till the dappled dawn doth rise : While the cock, with lively din, Scatters the rear of darkness thin, And to the stark or the harn-door,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - 1820 - 832 pages
...thee honour due, Mirtb,a«riit me of thy crew, To live with her, and live with thee, Is nnreproved y ; Whence glaring oft, with many a broaden'd o™ He frights the nations. Indistinct on E bis watch-tower in the skies, Till the dappled Dawn doth rise ; Then to come, in spite of sorrow, And...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1820 - 398 pages
...lark begin his flight, And» ringing, startle (he dull Night, From ilia watch-tower in the tki«s. W2 Till the dappled dawn doth rise ; Then to come in spite of sorrow, And at thy window bid good-morrow. . Through the aweetbriar or the vine, Or the twisted eetantine ; While...
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Frank: A Sequel to Frank in Early Lessons

Maria Edgeworth - 1822 - 520 pages
...forgotten the verses you then repeated for nie, and that I learnt that day about the lark, who was " to come in spite of sorrow, And at my window bid good...sweetbriar, or the vine, Or the twisted eglantine. Mary asked, " What is eglantine ?" And Frank said he knew she would ask that question, and he bid her...
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The Catholic miscellany and monthly repository of information, Volume 8

1827 - 464 pages
...Catholics of Ireland. JOHN C. HIPPISLEY. SKETCHES FROM MY STUDY.— No. VIII. THE DOG AND THE GUN. To hear the lark begin his flight, And singing startle...From his watch-tower in the skies Till the dappled morn doth rise. — — the hounds and horn Cheerly rouse the slumbering morn, From the side of some...
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Frank: A Sequel to Frank in Early Lessons, Volume 2

Maria Edgeworth - 1822 - 264 pages
...not forgotten the verses you then repeated for me, and lhat 1 learnt that day about the lark, who was "to come in spite of sorrow, And at my window bid good morrow, Through the sweetbriar, or the vine, Of the twisted eglantine." • Mary asked, " W<hat is eglantine ?" And Frank said he knew she would...
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