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" But cawing rooks, and kites that swim sublime In still repeated circles, screaming loud, The jay, the pie, and e'en the boding owl, That hails the rising moon, have charms for me. Sounds inharmonious in themselves and harsh, Yet heard in scenes where... "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Page 419
1882
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Poems

William Cowper - 1824
...owl, That hails the rising moon, have charms for me. Sounds inharmonious in themselves and harsh, Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake. Peace to the artist whose ingenious thought Devised the weather-house, that useful toy! Fearless of...
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The poems of William Cowper, with notes from his own correspondence

William Cowper - 1824
...owl, That hails the rising moon, have charms for me. Sounds inharmonious in themselves and harsh, Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake. Peace to the artist whose ingenious thought Devis'd the weather-house, that useful toy ! Fearless of...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces of Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1825 - 264 pages
...owl That hails the rising moon, have charms for me. Sounds inharmonious in themselves, and Larch, Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake. — COWPER. SECTION III. , The rose. THE TOSC had been wash'd, just wash'd in a shower, Which Marj;...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Verse, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1826 - 286 pages
...•That hails the rising moon, have charms for me. Sounds inharmonious in themselves, and harsh, IVt heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake. — COWPKK. SECTION III. Tlit rose. 1 Tile rose had been wash'd, just wash'd in a shower, Which Mary...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1826
...2Q5 That hails the rising moon, have charms for me, Sounds inharmonious in themselves and harsh, Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake. Peace to the artist, whose ingenious thought 210 Devis'd the weatherhouse, that useful toy ! Fearless...
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The Book of Nature, Volume 2

John Mason Good - Natural history - 1826
...owl That hails the rising moon, have charms for me. Sounds inharmonious in themselves, and harsh, Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake.* Upon the exquisitely varied tones and modulations of the singing-birds we descanted at some length...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1826 - 209 pages
...owl Sounds inharmonious in themselves, and harsh, That hails the rising moon, have charms tor me. Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake.—COWPKH. SECTION III. The Jiost. 1. THE rose had been, wash'd, just wash'd in a shower. Which...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1827 - 264 pages
...owl That haps the rising moon, have charms for me. Sounds inharmonious in themselves, and harsh, Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake. -% SECTION III. 7 The rose. 1. THE rose had been wash'd, just wash'd in a shower, Which Mary to Anna...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - English literature - 1827 - 263 pages
...That hails the rising moon', have charms forme*. Sounds inharmonious in themselves, and harsh', Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns', And only there', please highly for their sake*. — COWPER. SECTION HI. The rose. THE rose had been wash'd*, just wash'd in a shower', Which Mary to...
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The Poems of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1828 - 427 pages
...owl, That hails the rising moon, have charms for me. Sounds inharmonious in themselves and harsh, Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there, please highly for their sake. Peace to the artist whose ingenious thought Devis'd the weather-house, that useful toy ! Fearless of...
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