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" Unfading as motionless, the worm frets them not, and the autumn wastes not. Strong in lowliness, they neither blanch in heat nor pine in frost. To them, slow-fingered, constant-hearted, is entrusted the weaving of the dark eternal tapestries of the hills... "
MacMillan's Magazine - Page 449
edited by - 1886
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The Christian's penny magazine, and friend of the people [ed. by J. Campbell ...

Congregational union of England and Wales - 1846
...wastes not. Strong in lowliness, they neither blanch in heat nor pine in frost. To them, glowfingered, constant-hearted, is entrusted the weaving of the...and while the winds of departing spring scatter the white-hawthorn blossom like drifted snow, and summer dews on the parched meadow the drooping of its...
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The Churchman's companion

...embroidered with arabesques of purple and silver. Sharing the stillness of the unimpassioued rock, mosses share also its endurance, and while the winds of departing spring scatter the white hawthorn blossoms like drifted snow, and summer dims on the parched meadow the drooping of its cowslip gold...
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Modern Painters ...: pt. 6. Of leaf beauty. pt. 7. Of cloud beauty. pt. 8-9 ...

John Ruskin - Aesthetics - 1860
...worm frets them not, and the autumn wastes not. Strong in lowliness, they neither blanch in heat nor pine in frost. To them slow-fingered, constant-hearted,...departing spring scatter the white hawthorn blossom aspects of things only. Of course, a lichen has seeds, just as other plants have, but not effectually...
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Temple Bar, Volume 83

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Yates - English periodicals - 1888
...worm frets them not, and the autumn wastes not. Strong in lowliness, they neither blanch in heat nor pine in frost. To them, slow-fingered, constant-hearted,...while the winds of departing spring scatter the white hawthorn-blossom like drifted snow, and summer dims on the parched meadow the drooping of its cowslip-gold,...
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Crosthwaite's Register of facts and occurrences relating to literature, the ...

Crosthwaite and co - 1860
...worm frets them not, and the autumn wastes not. Strong in lowliness, they neither blanch in heat nor pine in frost. To them, slowfingered, constant-hearted,...the dark eternal tapestries of the hills • to them slow, iriseyed, the tender framing of their endless imagery. Sharing the stillness of the unimpassioned...
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Modern Painters ...

John Ruskin - 1860
...worm frets them not, and the autumn wastes not. Strong in lowliness, they neither blanch in heat nor pine in frost. To them, slow-fingered, constant-hearted,...of the dark, eternal, tapestries of the hills ; to thorn, slow-pencilled, irisdyed, the tender framing of their endless imagery. Sharing the stillness...
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Footnotes from the Page of Nature; Or, First Forms of Vegetation

Hugh Macmillan - Botany - 1861 - 294 pages
...they neither blanch in heat, nor pine in frost. To them, slow-fingered, constanthearted, is intrusted the weaving of the dark eternal tapestries of the...winds of departing spring scatter the white hawthorn blossoms like drifted snow, and summer duns in the parched meadow the drooping of its cowslip-gold,...
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The New England Farmer

Agriculture - 1861
...lowliness, they neither blanch in heat nor pine in frost. Slow-fingered, constant-hearted, to them is entrusted the weaving of the dark, eternal tapestries...and while the winds of departing spring scatter the hawthorn blossoms like drifted snow, and summer dims on the parched meadow the drooping cowslip gold,...
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The Congregational Review, Volume 1

Congregationalism - 1861
...Unfading as motionless, the worm frets them not. Strong in lowliness, they neither blanch in heat nor pine in frost. To them slow-fingered, constant-hearted,...their endless imagery. Sharing the stillness of the unimpassioae'd rock, they share also its endurance : and while the winds of departing spring scatter...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 52

1861
...worm frets them not. and the autumn wastes not. Strong in lowliness, tin. y neither blanch in heat nor pine in frost To them, slow-fingered, constant-hearted, is entrusted the weaving of the dork eternal tapestries of the hills ; to them, slow-pencilled, irisdyed, the tender framing of their...
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