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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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Choice descriptive poetry, selected by a lady

Choice descriptive poetry - 1852
...of a moment, leaves The vast concerns of an eternal scene. YOUNG. THE REAPER AND THE ANGELS. THEEE is a Reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen, He reaps the bearded grain at a breath, 84 " Shall I have nought that is fair ?" said he, " Have nought but the bearded grain ? Though the...
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Uncle Tom's pictorial keepsake

Tom (uncle, pseud) - 1852
...the look of my keen sickle ; never fear that I shall hurt thee with it ; the poet sings — " There is a reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, He reaps the bearded grain as a breath And the flowers that grow between." (To be continued..) 355 ijmrl Cjjapto ra fitglwjj THE...
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The book of English poetry, with critical and biogr. sketches of the poets

English poetry - 1853
...fato; Rtill achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labour 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 I have nought that is fair?" saith he; " Have nought but the bearded grain ! Though the breath of these flowers...
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Poems, Volume 1

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1853
...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...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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Voices from the silent land: or, Leaves of consolation for the afflicted

History - 1853 - 274 pages
...listens for thy call ; And slowly, slowly as she knits, THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. HW 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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Erin's hope, the Irish Church missions' juvenile magazine

Society for Irish church missions - 1858
...this. One is about God, and the other is about yourselves — find out what they are. THE REAPER. THERE is a reaper whose name is death, And with his sickle...grain at a breath And the flowers that grow between. He gazed at the flowers with tearful eyes, And kissed their drooping leaves ; It was for the Lord of...
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A cyclopędia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams

Cyclopaedia - 1853 - 733 pages
...Milton. EEAPERS. AROUND him ply the reapers' band, With lightsome heart and eager hand. Pringle. There is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And with his sickle...grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between. Longfelloie. I love, I love to see Bright steel gleam through the land; 'Tis a goodly sight, but it...
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Sacred Poetry

Sacred poetry - 1854 - 236 pages
...like thine earliest dew Thy dying sweets may prove. THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. By 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 flowers...
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The three days of Wensleydale: the valley of the Yore

William Gideon Michael Jones Barker - Wensleydale (England) - 1854 - 296 pages
...those many occasions of sin which, in maturer years, cause our weakness so frequently to fall. " 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 ?' said he; ' Have nought but the bearded grain ? Though the breath of these flowers...
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Clouds and sunshine; or, Truth and error. Ed. by F.S. [or rather L.] Moysey

Mary Alicia Taylor - 1854
...when the merry group dispersed to join their mother and uncle in the dining-room. CHAPTER IX. " There is a reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle...grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between." LADY HETHERINGTON had changed her intention of going, as she had proposed, that day to Summerfield,...
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