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" The gorse is yellow on the heath, The banks with speedwell flowers are gay, The oaks are budding; and beneath, The hawthorn soon will bear the wreath, The silver wreath of May. The welcome guest of settled Spring... "
Beachy Head: With Other Poems - Page 79
by Charlotte Smith - 1807 - 219 pages
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The Universal magazine, Volume 7

1807
...with o erwhclmiitg vehemence Just at sun-set, when thrushes siug. ing from his rugg.-d couch, went 1 saw her dash with rapid wing, And hail'd her as she pass'd. .. ... And hazarding a life, too T.<luc-U-ss, He waded thro' tho waves, with plank or Come, summer...
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Select Reviews of Literature, and Spirit of the Foreign Magazines, Volume 1

Enos Bronson - Literature, Modern - 1809
...SWALLOW. BY CHARLOTTE SMITtl. THE gorse is yellow on the heath, The banks with speedwell flowers are fW The oaks are budding; ; and beneath, The hawthorn...thrushes sing, I saw her dash with rapid wing, And hailed her as she passed. Come, summer visitant, attach To my reed roof your nest of clay, And let...
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Tales of the Robin, and Other Small Birds: Selected from the British Poets ...

Joseph Taylor - Birds - 1815 - 140 pages
...a friend, preferr'd, To liberty without. ODE to the SWAIIOW. Written by Charlotte Smith. THE gorse is yellow on the heath, The banks with speedwell flowers...I saw her dash with rapid wing, And hail'd her as sh pass'd. Come, summer visitant, attach To my reed-roof your nest of clay,. And let my ear your...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

Almanacs, English - 1817
...otherwise, much annoy and incommode us. The gorse is yellow on the heath, The banks with speedwell flowera are gay, The oaks are budding, and beneath The hawthorn...thrushes sing, I saw her dash with rapid wing, And hailed her as she passed. Come, summer visitant, attach To my reed roof your nest of clay, And let...
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The perennial calendar, and companion to the almanack, revised and ed. [or ...

Thomas Ignatius M. Forster - 1824
...Crown Imperials adorn the comers of the parterres. Verses on Spring, by Charlotte Smith, The Corse is yellow on the heath, The banks with Speedwell flowers...Thrushes sing, I saw her dash with rapid wing, And hailed her as she passed. Come, summer visitant, attach To my old roof your nest of clay, And let my...
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Specimens of British Poetesses: Selected and Chronologically Arranged

Alexander Dyce - English poetry - 1825 - 446 pages
...budding ; and beneath, The hawthorn soon will bear the wreath, The silver wreath of May. The felcome guest of settled Spring, The Swallow too is come at...as she pass'd. Come, summer visitant, attach To my reed-roof your nest of clay, And let my ear your music catch, Low twittering underneath the thatch,...
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The Minstrelsy of the Woods, Or, Sketches and Songs Connected with the ...

S. Waring - Birds - 1832 - 227 pages
...the news to his mates of the nursery and the school-room, and they rejoice in the pleasant tidings. " The welcome guest of settled spring, The swallow too...saw her dash with rapid wing. And hail'd her as she past."* * Charlotte Smith. 2 U THE SWALLOW. What joy, welcome herald, thou bringest To our homes...
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The Minstrelsy of the Woods, Or, Sketches and Songs Connected with the ...

S. Waring - Birds - 1832 - 227 pages
...the news to his mates of the nursery and the school-room, and they rejoice in the pleasant tidings. " The welcome guest of settled spring, The swallow too...saw her dash with rapid wing, And hail'd her as she past."* Charlotte Smith. 2 THE SWALLOW. What joy, welcome herald, thou bringest To our homes o'er...
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Beauties of the Country: Or, Descriptions of Rural Customs, Objects, Scenery ...

Thomas Miller - Country life - 1837 - 425 pages
...May. The welcome guest of settled spring, The swallow, too, is come at last ; At sun-set, when the thrushes sing, I saw her dash with rapid wing, And...as she pass'd. Come, summer visitant, attach To my old roof your nest of clay ; And let my ear your music catch, Low twittering underneath the thatch,...
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Select poetry for children: with notes, arranged by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1839
...isles, Ay, look, and he'll smile all thy gloom away. WC Bryant. 38.— THE FIRST SWALLOW. The gorse is yellow on the heath ; The banks with speed-well...thrushes sing, I saw her dash with rapid wing, And hailed her as she past. Come, summer visitant, attach To my reed roof your nest of clay, And let my...
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