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" twas beyond a mortal's share To wander solitary there: Two paradises 'twere in one To live in paradise alone. How well the skilful gardener drew Of flowers and herbs this dial new; Where from above the milder sun Does through a fragrant zodiac run; And,... "
The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature - Page 40
1835
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Sights in spring (summer, autumn, winter).

1844
...of flowers, the time being shown by the opening or closing of the blossoms. It is thus given : — " How well the skilful gardener drew, Of flowers and...sun Does through a fragrant Zodiac run, And as it works.'the industrious bee Computes its time as well as we. How could such sweet and wholesome hours...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...solitary there : Two paradises are in one, To live in paradise alone. How well the skilful gard'ncr drew Of flowers and herbs this dial new ! Where, from...through a fragrant zodiac run : And, as it works, th' industrious bee Computes its time as well as we. How could such sweet and wholesome hours I”<...
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Poems

James Russell Lowell - 1844 - 279 pages
...Then whets and claps its silver wings, jind, till prepared for longer flight, Waves in its plumes the various light. " How well the skilful gardener drew,...this dial new ! Where, from above, the milder sun Doth through a fragrant zodiac run ; And, as it works, the industrious bee Computes its time as well...
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The Methodist new connexion magazine and evangelical repository, Volume 82

1879
...of which each bright hour was marked by the opening or closing of the petals of a different plant. " How well the skilful gardener drew Of flowers and...as we. How could such sweet and wholesome hours Be reckoned but with herbs and flowers ? " Very suggestive is this floral record of the flight of time....
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...new ! Where, from above, the milder sun Does through a fragrant zodiac run : And, as it works, th' and, at first, flower» i [A Whimtiau Satire m Holland.*'} Holland, that scarce deserves the name of land, As but...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1847
...To lire in paradise alone. How well the skilful gard'ner drew Of flowers and herbs this dial new 1 ; She all night long her amorous descant sung ; Silence was pleas'd : now glow'd the fi th' industrious bee Computes its time as well as we. How could such sweet and wholesome hours Be rcckon'd,...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1850
...solitary there : Two paradises are in one, To live in paradise alone. How well the skilful gard'ner (9 th' industrious bee Computes its time as well as we. How could such sweet and wholesome hours Be reckon'd,...
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Old Portraits and Modern Sketches

John Greenleaf Whittier - Authors - 1850 - 304 pages
...plumes the various light. " How well the skilful gard'ner drew Of flowers and herbs this dial true! Where, from above, the milder sun Does through a fragrant...run ; And, as it works, the industrious bee Computes his time as well as we. How could such sweet and wholesome hours Be reckoned but with herbs and flowers!...
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OLD PORTRAITS

JOHN G WHITTIER - 1850
...plumes the various light. " How well the skilful gard'ner drew Of flowers and herbs this dial true ! Where, from above, the milder sun Does through a fragrant...run ; And, as it works, the industrious bee Computes his time as well as we. How could such sweet and wholesome hours Be reckoned but with herbs and flowers...
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The Works of Charles Lamb, Volume 1

Charles Lamb, Sir Thomas Noon Talfourd - 1851
...flight, Waves in its plumes the various light. How well the skilful gardener drew. Of flowers and herds, this dial new ! Where, from above, the milder sun...such sweet and wholesome hours Be reckon'd, but with herba and flowers ?"• The artificial fountains of the metropolis are, in like manner, fast vanishing....
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