Miscellaneous Poems: On Moral and Religious Subjects

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Wm. E. Norman, 1811 - Electronic book - 180 pages

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Page 15 - tis the ruler of the hosts on high : Some trivial exercise of power divine, For purposes — to him best known — but wise, For wisdom is the daughter of Divinity.
Page 34 - O'ER fields of green the flocks are spread, The oak extends its sylvan shade, The root puts forth its tender blade And says 'tis May.
Page 120 - With force as if \vith sudden pounce He'd lighted on a timid hare That fleetly wing'd the nether air. Quick rising up, the sudden blow...
Page 15 - See - it blackens ! Clouds roll in dark magnificence, And Gothick grandeur mounts — As if some spirit, from the nether dell Of Chaos, having torn the volving fragments...
Page 112 - JEHOVAH reigns, let Heav'n rejoice, Let Earth her anthems bring ; To him, in one continued voicej, Let all the nations sing.
Page 140 - OH see those fair celestial heights, How bright they shine, how glorious glow, They shine, oh ye who act aright.
Page 171 - liv'ning sighs, As o'er the scented mead he flies ! How sweet to mark, around the vine, The bee collecting...

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