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" How often have I blest the coming day, When toil remitting lent its turn to play, And all the village train, from labour free, Led up their sports beneath the spreading tree, While many a pastime circled in the shade, The... "
Lives of the novelists - Page 108
by sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1825
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The Shropshire gazetteer

Shropshire gazetteer - 1824
...cultivated farm, " The never-failing brook, the busy mill ; " The decent church, that tops the neighb'riug hill ; " The hawthorn bush, with seats beneath the shade, " For talking age and whisp'ring lovers made ! As a favourite resort of opulence, Meole has a large assemblage of pleasing...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Miscellaneous poems. The good ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1825
...cultivated farm, The never-failing brook, the busy mill, The decent church that topp'd the neighb'ring hill, The hawthorn bush, with seats beneath the shade, For talking age and whispering lovers made ! How often have I blest the coming day, When toil remitting lent its turn to play, And all the village...
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The Juvenile Mentor; Or, Select Readings ...

Albert Picket - 1825 - 262 pages
...shelter*d cot, the cultivated farm, The never-failing brook, the busy mill. The decent church, that topp'd the neighbouring hill ; The hawthorn bush, with seats...beneath the shade, For talking age and whispering lover&inade. How often have 1 blest the coming day, When toil, remitting, lent its turn to play—...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Diccion - 1825 - 372 pages
...shelter'd cot, the cultivated farm, The never failing brook, the busy mill, The decent church, th.it topp'd the neighbouring hill ; The hawthorn bush, with seats beneath the shade, For talking age anę whispering lovers made. SECT. VI.] READING. 196 How often have I bless'd the coming day, When...
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Sequel to the English Reader: Or, Elegant Selections in Prose and Poetry ...

Lindley Murray - Elocution - 1825 - 299 pages
...cultivated farm, The never-failing brook, the busy mill, The decent church that topp'd the neighb'ring hill, The hawthorn bush, with seats beneath the shade, For talking age and youthful converse made ! How often have I bless'd the coming day, When toil remitting lent its turn...
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Sylvan sketches; or, A companion to the park and the shrubbery, by the ...

Elizabeth Kent (botanist.) - 1825 - 408 pages
...Goldsmith, in his Deserted Village, describes the Hawthorn in a lively manner : " The hawthorn-bush, with seats beneath the shade, For talking age and whispering lovers made ! How often have I blessed the coming clay, When toil remitting lent its turn to play, And all the...
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Elegant Extracts: A Copious Selection of Instructive, Moral, and ..., Volume 6

English poetry - 1826
...cot, the cultivated farm, The never-failing brook, the busy mill, _ . The decent church that topp'd the neighbouring hill, The hawthorn bush, with seats...shade, For talking age and whispering lovers made ! How often have I bless'd the coming day, When toil remitting lent its turn to play, And all the village...
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Hazard's Register of Pennsylvania, Volume 2

Pennsylvania - 1828
...hoisted parlour win • dow; elegantly defended from the heat, by the wide stretched awning over head; "with seats beneath the shade "For talking age, and whispering lovers made." Thus compared, the amiable little sloop, or passage boat, of that day, would sink, into comparative...
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Rambles Round Guildford: With a Topographical and Historical Description of ...

W. C. Smith - Guildford (England) - 1828 - 466 pages
...vales to recommend it: here are however " The Bhelter'd cot, the cultivated farm, The never failing brook, the busy mill, The decent church that tops the neighbouring hill," and all the other et ceteros that conspire to render a country life delightful. But I must cut short...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1829 - 407 pages
...farm, The never failing brook, the busy mill, The decent church, that topp'd the neighb'ring hill j The hawthorn bush with seats beneath the shade, For talking age and whispering lovers made. How often have Ibless'd the coming day, When toil, remitting, lent its turn to play, And all the village...
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