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" I have naught that is fair ?" saith he ; "Have naught but the bearded grain? Though the breath of these flowers is sweet to me I will give them all back again." He gazed at the flowers with tearful eyes, He kissed their drooping leaves ; It was for the... "
Bentley's Miscellany - Page 480
1839
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The Mourner Comforted: Containing the Cypress Wreath

1844 - 256 pages
...no where but in the dark, What myiieries do lie Iwyond th; dujl, Could we outlook thai murk!" THERE is a Reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen, He reaps the bearded grain at a breath, " Shall I have nought that is fair," saith he : "Have nought but the bearded grain ? Though the breath...
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The Church

1868
...have to fall beneath the hand of a reaper : for — "There is a reaper, whose name is Death, And witli his sickle keen, He reaps the bearded grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between.*' The boys worked on, and his thoughts wandered from himself to them. Were they prepared for that harvest...
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Voices of the Night

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American poetry - 1845 - 32 pages
...fate ; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labor and to wait. THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. THERE is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, le reaps the bearded grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between. " Shall I have naught that...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

1846
...dying, In the arms of Hellvellyn and Catchedicam. THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. — Longfellow. THERE is a reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle...that grow between. " Shall I have naught that is fair ? " saith he ; " Have naught but the bearded grain ? Though the breath of these flowers is sweet to...
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The Poems of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Complete in One Volume

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1846 - 117 pages
...fate ; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labor and to wait. THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. THERE is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle...breath, And the flowers that grow between. " Shall l have naught that is fair? " saith he ; " Have naught but the bearded grain '! Though the breath of...
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The Hemans Reader for Female Schools: Containing Extracts in Prose and Poetry

Timothy Stone Pinneo - Readers - 1847 - 480 pages
...district, and seemed defended even by its beauty ? HOWITT. LESSON XVI. THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. THERE is a Reaper whose name is Death, And, with his sickle...that grow between. " Shall I have naught that is fair 1" saith he ; " Have naught but the bearded grain ? Though the breath of these flowers is sweet to...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1847
...submissively, and willingly, when he requires it at your hands, give to God what God has given to you : " There is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle...And the flowers that grow between. " ' Shall I have nought that is fair!' saith he ; 1 Have nought but the bearded grain ? Though the breath of these flowers...
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The pilgrim-travellers from the city of trouble to the land of peace, an ...

L. E. P. - 1847
...her companions. She then read to them the following lines :— " THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS.* " There is a Reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen He reaps the hearded grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between. ' Shall I have nought that is fair ?'...
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Poems on Slavery, Early Poems, additional Poems, and Ballads

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1848
...volume. From the " Voices of the Night" we may may make extract of " THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. " There is a reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle...grow between. " ' Shall I have naught that is fair?' saith he ; ' Have naught but the bearded grain ? Though the breath of these flowers is sweet to me,...
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The poetic prism or Original and reflected rays from modern verse ed. by R.N ...

Robert Northmore Greville - 1848
...shore, For they who meet in glory never part. THE BEAPER AND THE FLOWERS. PROFESSOR LONGFELLOW. THERE is a Reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle...And the flowers that grow between. " Shall I have nought that is fair ?" saith he— " Have nought but the bearded grain ? Though the breath of these...
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