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" Along the woods, along the moorish fens, Sighs the sad genius of the coming storm ; And up among the loose disjointed cliffs, And fractur'd mountains wild, the brawling brook And cave, presageful, send a hollow moan, Resounding long in listening Fancy's... "
Literary Hours: Or, Sketches Critical and Narrative - Page 253
by Nathan Drake - 1800
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Poetical Works of Thomson and Gray

James Thomson - Gift books - 1861 - 425 pages
...land, Fresh from the plough, the dun-discolour'd flocks, Untended, spreading, crop the wholesome root. Along the woods, along the moorish fens, Sighs the sad Genius of the coming storm: And up among the loose-disjointed cliffs, And fractured mountains wild, the brawling brook, And cave, presageful, send...
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Travels on Horseback in Mantchu Tartary: Being a Summer's Ride Beyond the ...

George Fleming - China - 1863 - 579 pages
...that it might be only a passing shower. Unconsciously, almost, we repeated Thomson's lines : — ' Along the woods, along the moorish fens, Sighs the...storm ; And up among the loose disjointed cliffs And fractured mountains wild, the brawling brook And cave, presageful, send a hollow moan Resounding long...
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Travels on Horseback in Mantchu Tartary: Being a Summer's Ride Beyond the ...

George Fleming - China - 1863 - 579 pages
...fens, Sighs the sad genius of the coming storm ; And up among the loose disjointed cliffs And fractured mountains wild, the brawling brook And cave, presageful,...a hollow moan Resounding long in listening fancy's ear.' We were not kept long in suspense as to the nature of the tempest. The performance commenced...
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Scraps. [An anthology, ed.] by H. Jenkins

esq Henry Jenkins - 1864
...shower, The forest-walks, at every rising gale, Roll wide the wither'd waste, and whistle bleak. — id. ALONG the woods, along the moorish fens, Sighs the sad Genius of the coming storm ; * * * • ' * * * All Nature reels : till Nature's King, who oft Amid tempestuous darkness dwells...
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Abridgement of Mental Philosophy: Including the Three Departments of the ...

Thomas Cogswell Upham - Intellect - 1864 - 564 pages
...There is frequent ly a low, feeble sound preceding the coming of a storm, which has this character. " Along the woods, along the moorish fens, Sighs the sad genius of the coming storm, Resounding long in fancy's listening ear." THOMPSON'S Winter. It is sometimes the case, that people,...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations - 1867 - 715 pages
...Dissolv'd, the whole precipitated mass, Unbroken floods, and solid torrents pour. Thomton, Sum. 799. Along the woods, along the moorish fens, Sighs the...storm ; And up among the loose disjointed cliffs, And fractured mountains wild, the brawling brook And cave, presageful, send a hollow moan, Resounding long...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson: With Life, Critical Dissertation, and ...

James Thomson - Poets, English - 1868 - 372 pages
...land, Fresh from the plough, the dun discolour'd flocks, Untended spreading, crop the wholesome root. Along the woods, along the moorish fens, Sighs the...brawling brook And cave, presageful, send a hollow moan, 70 Resounding long in listening Fancy's ear. Then comes the Father of the tempest forth, Wrapt in black...
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A Glossary of the Cotswold (Gloucestershire) Dialect

Richard Webster Huntley - English language - 1868 - 71 pages
...minds, That being once made rotten with the dung Of damned riches, ever after sink.1' — Ben Jonson. " Along the moorish fens Sighs the sad genius of the coming storm." — Thomson. MOOR-HEN. The water-hen, the gallinull. MORE. The roots of a plant : Moran, Saxon. " Ten...
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The Seasons: A Poem. Compared with the London and Edinburgh Ed

James Thomson - 1869
...land, Fresh from the plough, the dun-discolored flocks, UntenJed spreading, crop the wholesome root. 65 Along the woods, along the moorish fens, Sighs the...storm : And up among the loose disjointed cliffs, And fractured mountains wild, the brawling brook And cave presageful, send a hollow moan, 70 Resounding...
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Abridgment of Mental Philosophy: Including the Three Departments of the ...

Thomas Cogswell Upham - Intellect - 1869 - 564 pages
...There is frequent ly a low, feeble sound preceding the coming of a storm, which has this character. " Along the woods, along the moorish fens, Sighs the sad genius of the coming storm, Resounding long in fancy's listening ear." THOMPSON'S Winter. It is sometimes the case, that people,...
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