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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 garland; or, Poetry for childhood and youth

Garland - 1850
...man,' father William replied, THE NIGHTINGALE AND GLOWWORM. A nightingale that all day long Had cheer'd the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note...well he might, The keen demands of appetite ; When, looking'eagerly around, He spied far off upon the ground A something shining in the dark, And knew...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1850 - 514 pages
...black-sceptercd rulers of slaves, . Resolves to -have none of her own.' THE NIGHTINGALE AND GLOW-WORM. Began to feel, as well he might, The keen demands...appetite ; When, looking eagerly around, He spied far otf, upon the ground, A something shining in the dark, And knew the glow-worm by his spark ; So, stooping...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1851 - 537 pages
...her own. NIGHTINGALE AND GLOW-WORM, A NIGHTINGALE, that all day long Had cheered the village with a song, Nor yet at eve his note suspended, Nor yet when...down from hawthorn top, He thought to put him in his erop. The worm, aware of his intent, Harangued him thus, right eloquent : Did you admire my lamp, quoth...
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The illustrated London reading book

English language - 1851 - 264 pages
...be moved when necessary. THE NIGHTINGALE AND GLOWWORM. A NIGHTINGALE that all day long Had cheer'd the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note...something shining in the dark, And knew the glowworm hy his spark : So stooping down from hawthorn top, He thought to put him in his crop. The worm, aware...
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Select English poetry, with notes by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1851
...Abhor. Devour. To discern. Appetite. Beautify. Transient. A NIGHTINGALE, that all day long, Had cheered the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note...feel, as well he might, The keen demands of appetite ; THE STREET MUSICIAN ; OR, FOWER OF MUSIC. 211 When, looking eagerly around, He spied far off, upon...
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Poems: With a Biographical and Critical Introduction, Volume 2

William Cowper - English poetry - 1852 - 447 pages
...NIGHTINGALE AND GLOW-WORM. A NIOHTINOALE, that all day long Had cheer'd tl;e village with his snug, Nor yet at eve his note suspended, Nor yet when eventide...something shining in the dark, And knew the glow-worm hy his sparlt ; So, stooping down from hawthorn top, He thought to put him in his crop. The worm, aware...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1853
...NIGHTINGALE, that all day long Had cheer'd the village with his fong, Nor yet at eve his note fufpended, Nor yet when eventide was ended, Began to feel, as...demands of appetite ; When, looking eagerly around, He fpied far off, upon the ground, A fomething mining in the dark, And knew the Glow-worm by his fpark...
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Poems, by William Cowper, Esq: Together with His Posthumous Poetry, and a ...

William Cowper - 1853 - 785 pages
...to have none of her own. TUB NIGHTINGALE AND GLOW-WORM A NIGHTINGALE, that all day long Had cheer'd the village with his song, Nor yet at eve his note...yet when eventide was ended, Began to feel, as well ho might, The keen demands of appetite ; 214 THE NIGHTINGALE AND OLOW-WORM When looking eagerly around,...
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A collection of poetry for the use of juvenile classes, arranged, with notes ...

W H Cordeaux - 1853
...village with his song, Nor yet at eve Ms note suspended, W Nor yet when even-tide was ended-*Began to feel, as well he might, The keen demands of appetite...eagerly around, He spied, far off upon the ground^ (1) Suspended— stopped, left off. A something shining in the dark, And knew the glow-worm by his...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1853
...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 suspended, Nor yet when eventide was cndedt Began to feel, as well he might, The keen demands of appetite ; When looking eagerly around,...
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