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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, with a memoir of the author

William Cowper - 1847
...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 Book of Poetry

Bennett George Johns - English poetry - 1847 - 186 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. I HAVE found peace in the bright earth, And in the sunny sky ; 154 CHILDREN'S GLEE. By the low...
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Summer excursions in ... Kent, along the banks of the rivers Thames and Medway

Kent (England) - 1847 - 306 pages
...owl, That hails the rising morn, 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 her sake." Such are the charms of the country — such the tranquil enjoyments of nature ; but here,...
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Poetry for schools

Frederick Charles Cook - 1849
...owl, That hails the rising moon, have churms 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. LOVE OF NATURE. The heart is hard in nature, and unfit For human fellowship, as being void Of sympathy,...
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper ...: Including the Copyright ...

William Cowper - English poetry - 1849 - 672 pages
...205 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 Devised the weather -house, that useful toy ! Fearless...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1850 - 514 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 Devised the weather-house, that useful toy ! Fearless of...
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Episodes of Insect Life

L. M. Budgen - Aquatic insects - 1850
...adornment of thy mind ! of SiumrC? mo INSECT MINSTRELSY. " Sounds inharmonious in themselves and harsh, Yet heard in scenes where peace for ever reigns, And only there — please highly for their sake." " A populous solitude of bees and birds, And fairy-formed, and many-coloured things, Who worship [Him]...
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Practical English composition

Richard Hiley - 1852
...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. LESSON 90. 252. 1. Render the following Extract into correct Prose, according to Directions No. 241....
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Selections from the Poets ...: For the Use of Schools

American poetry - 1852 - 183 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. . rtj ftolare nf $t. BUILT BY ORDER 07 EMPRESS ANNB. SILENTLY as a dream the fabric rose ; No sound...
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The naturalist's poetical companion, with notes, selected by E. Wilson

Naturalist pseud, Edward WILSON (M.A., F.L.S.) - 1852
...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. COWPER. •:• THE BLUE-BIRD. WHEN Winter's cold tempests and snows are no more, Green meadows and...
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