Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" The lark, his lay who thrill'd all day, Sits hush'd his partner nigh; Breeze, bird, and flower, confess the hour, But where is County Guy? The village maid steals through the shade, Her shepherd's suit to hear; To beauty shy, by lattice high, Sings high-born... "
An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Coast of Sussex: Brighton ... - Page 143
by John Docwra Parry - 1833 - 435 pages
Full view - About this book

Quentin Durward, Volume 1

Sir Walter Scott - France - 1823 - 360 pages
...the taste of the lady of the lute, by preserving the verses, simple and even rude as they are. > " Ah! County Guy, the hour is nigh, The sun has left the lea, The orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea. The lark his lay who trill'd all day, Sits...
Full view - About this book

The Beauties of Modern Literature, in Verse and Prose: To which is Prefixed ...

Martin MacDermot - English literature - 1824 - 484 pages
...fault in the following piece, while the harmony and contrast of images are inimitably beautiful. ED. " Ah ! County Guy, the hour is nigh, The sun has left the lea, The orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea. The lark his lay who trill'd all day, Sits...
Full view - About this book

Novels and romances of the author of Waverley, Volume 6

sir Walter Scott (bart [novels, collected]) - 1824
...and the taste of the Lady of the Lute, by preserving the verses, simple and even rude as they are. " Ah ! County Guy, the hour is nigh, The sun has left the lea, The orauge flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea. The lark his lay who thrill'd all day,...
Full view - About this book

Quentin Durward

Walter Scott - France - 1910 - 567 pages
...taste of the Lady of the Lute, by preserving the verses, simple and even rude as they are. .. MAh! County Guy, the hour is nigh, The sun has left the lea, The orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea. The lark, his lay who thnll'd all day,...
Full view - About this book

The Youth and Manhood of Cyril Thornton, Volume 1

Thomas Hamilton - English fiction - 1827 - 458 pages
...ceased to be virtuous — and the reproaches of my own heart toM me I was a seducer. CHAPTER XIX. Oh, County Guy, the hour is nigh— The sun has left the lea, The orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea ; The lark, his lay who trill'd all day,...
Full view - About this book

The Youth and Manhood of Cyril Thornton, Volume 1

Thomas Hamilton - 1827
...seducer. CHAPTER XIX. Oh, County Gay, the hour is nigh— The snn has left the lea, The orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea ; The lark, his lay who trill'd all day, Si is hush'd his partner by ; Breeze, bird, and flower, they know the hour —...
Full view - About this book

Gathered Flowers: Chiefly from the Works of the British Poets

1832 - 179 pages
...fruit and blossoms in the breeze Were wantoning together, free, Like age at play with infancy. OH, County Guy, the hour is nigh — The sun has left the lea, The Orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea ; The lark, his lay who trilled all day,...
Full view - About this book

Quentin Durward

Walter Scott - 1836
...and the taste of the lady of the lute, by preserving the verses, simple and even rude as they are. " Ah ! County Guy, the hour is nigh. The sun has left the lea, The orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea. The lark his lay who thrill'd all day,...
Full view - About this book

A Garland of Love, Wreathed of Pleasant Flowers, Gathered in the Field of ...

Garland - English poetry - 1836 - 219 pages
...three preceding ones, which are expressive of a lover's varied feelings, as induced by expectation. AH ! County Guy, the hour is nigh, The sun has left the lea ; The orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea. O The lark, his lay who trilled all day,...
Full view - About this book

Waverley Novels, Volume 5

Walter Scott - 1845
...and the taste of the Lady of the Lute, by preserving the verses, simple and even rude as they are. "Ah! County Guy, the hour is nigh, The sun has left the lea, The orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea. The lark, his lay who thrill'd all day,...
Full view - About this book




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