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" Had cheer'd the village with his song, • Nor yet at eve his note suspended, Nor yet when eventide was ended, Began to feel, as well he might, The keen demands of appetite ; When, looking eagerly around, He spied far off, upon the ground, A something... "
Poems - Page 318
by William Cowper - 1810
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The Christian Lady's Magazine, Volume 11

Christian life - 1839
...indiscriminately at the poles and equator. . (To be continued.) TO THE EDITOR OF THE CHRISTIAN LADY'S MAGAZINE. ' A something shining in the dark, And knew the glow-worm by his spark.'— COWPER. MADAM, 'Tis said that joys anticipated far transcend the realization. Such may be the experience...
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The Christian lady's magazine, ed. by Charlotte Elizabeth, Volume 11

Charlotte Elizabeth Tonna - 1839
...indiscriminately at the poles and equator. (To be continued.) TO THE EDITOR OF THE CHRISTIAN LADY'S MAGAZINE. ' A something shining In the dark, And knew the glow-worm by his spark.'—COWPER. MADAM, Tis said that joys anticipated far transcend the realization. Such may be...
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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Elocution - 1840 - 252 pages
...song, Nor jet at eve his note suspended, , . Nor yet when eventide waŁ ended, ,-• Began to feel, JTS well he might, The keen demands of appetite ; When,...something shining in the dark, And knew the glow-worm hy his spark. So, stooping dfltarn from hawthorn top, He thought to put him in his crop. The worm,...
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Poems, by William Cowper, Esq: Together with His Posthumous Poetry ..., Volume 1

William Cowper - 1841
...Resolves to have none of her own. NIGHTINGALE AND GLOW-WORM. A NIGHTINGALE, that all day long Had cheer'd the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note...feel, as well he might, The keen demands of appetite ; 214 THE NIGHTINGALE AND GLOW-WORM When looking eagerly around, He spied far off upon the ground,...
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The English Reader; Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1842 - 252 pages
...AIERIUCK. SECTION II. The JVighlingah and Hit fl loir-mom A NIGHTINGALE, that all day long Had cheerM the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note...yet when eventide was ended, ." Began to feel, as woll he might, . „. 4',,. The keen demands of appetite ; When, looking eagerly around, He spied far...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1843 - 209 pages
...SECTION II. The Nightingale and the Gloia-ivorM, ,. , . 1. A NIGHTINGALE, that all day long Had cheer'd the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note...looking eagerly around, He spied far off, upon the gvound, A something shining in the dark, And knew the glow-worm by his sparfc. So, stooping down from,...
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The Family Magazine, Or, General Abstract of Useful Knowledge, Volume 3

1843
...(Nightingale.] A nightingale, that all day long Had cheerd the village with his song, Nor yet at eve Ыь note suspended, Nor yet when eventide was ended, Began...well he might, The keen demands of appetite ; When, lookingeagerly around, He spied far off, upon the ground, A something shining in the dark, And knew...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 254

1907
...that the nightingale sings by day as well as by night:— A nightingale that all day long Had cheer'd the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note suspended, Nor yet when eventide was ended. Poets and other writers have vied with each other in their praises of the nightingale's song— some...
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Poems, with a memoir of the author

William Cowper - 1847
...Resolves to have none of her own. NIGHTINGAIE AND GLOW-WORM. A NIGHTINGALE, that all day long Had cheer'd the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note...appetite ; When, looking eagerly around, He spied far oil', upon the ground, A something shining in the dark, And knew the glow-worm by his spark ; So stooping...
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The literary class book; or, Readings in English literature

Robert Joseph Sullivan - 1850
...his own." XIII. — THE NIGHTINGAUB AND THE GLOW-WORM. A NIGHTINGALE, that all day long Had cheer'd the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note...appetite ; When, looking eagerly around, He spied far oil', upon the ground, A something shining in the dark, And knew the glow-worm by his spark. So, stooping...
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