Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Soon as the evening shades prevail The moon takes up the wondrous tale, And nightly to the listening earth Repeats the story of her birth ; Whilst all the stars that round her burn, And all the planets in their turn, Confirm the tidings as they roll,... "
The British Essayists;: Spectator - Page 60
by Alexander Chalmers - 1808
Full view - About this book

Dialogues on Some Important Subjects, Drawn Up After the Manner of Socrates ...

Jean Jacob Vernet - 1753 - 1753 - 213 pages
...Pow'r difplay, And publilhes to ev'ry Land The work of an Almighty Hand. Soon as the Ev'ning Shades prevail, The Moon takes up the wond'rous talc, And nightly to the lift'ning Earth Repeats the ftory of her birth. • While all the Stars that round her burn, And all...
Full view - About this book

Hymns for Public Worship

1772 - 202 pages
...difplay ; And publillies to ev'ry land, The work of an almighty hand. III. Soon as the ev'ning fhades prevail, The moon takes up the wond'rous talc ; And nightly to the lift'ning earth Repeats the ftory of her birth. IV. Whilft all the ftars which round her burft, And...
Full view - About this book

Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining, in Poetry, Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...pow'rdifplay, And publifiies to every land The work of an Almighty hand. Soon as the evening (hades ars began to flow. , IJ:-> riling cares the Hermit fpied, With a lift'ning earth Repeats the ftory of her birth : Whilft all the ftars that round her burn, And all...
Full view - About this book

The Beauties of the Poets:: Being a Collection of Moral and Sacred Poetry ...

English poetry - 1800 - 304 pages
...Soon as the ev'ning shades prevail, The moon takes up the wondrous tale, And nightly to the list'ning earth Repeats the story of her birth : Whilst all the stars that round her burn, And all the planets in their turn, Confrm the tidings as they roll, And spread the truth from pole...
Full view - About this book

Hymns adapted to public worship

Herbert Mends - 1801 - 322 pages
...Soon as th' evening shades prevail, The moon takes up the wond'rous tale, And nightly to the list'ning earth Repeats the story of her birth : Whilst all the stars that round her burn. And all the planets in their turn, Confirm the tidings as they roll, And spread the truth from pole...
Full view - About this book

Select British Classics, Volume 16

English literature - 1803
...Soon as the ev'ning shades prevail, The moon takes up the wonoVrous tale, And nightly to the list'ning earth Repeats the story of her birth, Whilst all the stars that round her burn, And all the planets in their turn, Confirm the tidings as they roll, And spread the truth from pole...
Full view - About this book

The works of ... Joseph Addison, collected by mr. Tickell, Volume 2

Joseph Addison - 1804
...Soon as the ev'ning shades prevail, The moon takes up the wondrous talet And nightly to the list'ning earth Repeats the story of her birth : Whilst all the stars that round her burn, And all the planets in their turn, Confirm the tidings as they roll, And spread the truth from pok...
Full view - About this book

The Art of Speaking: Containing, an Essay, in which are Given Rules for ...

James Burgh - Elocution - 1804 - 291 pages
...evning shades prevail, Admiration The moon takes up the wond'rous tale, And nightly to the lisfning earth Repeats the story of her birth ; Whilst all the stars, that round her burn, And all the planets, in their turn, Confirm the tidings, as they ro//, And spread the truth from pole...
Full view - About this book

Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins

E Tomkins - 1806
...Soon as the evening shades prevail, The moon takes up the wondrous tale, And nightly to the list'ning earth Repeats the story of her birth: Whilst all the stars that round her burn. And all the planets in their turn, Confirm the tidings as they roll, And spread the truth from pole...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...Soon as the evening shades prevail, The moon takes up the wond'rous tale, And nightly to the list'ning earth Repeats the story of her birth : Whilst all the stars that round her bum, And all the planets, in their turn, Confirm the tidings as they roll, And spread the truth from...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF