The poetical works of Ann and Jane Taylor

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Page 355 - Poems, with Biographies, is added to these. Thus, in one book, a view of the Growth and Changes of the English Language, as seen in its Highest Developments, is possible. Not less than a Thousand Volumes have been examined in order to form a selection worthy to receive respect and regard from all Lovers of the Divine Art of Poesy.
Page 356 - BEETON'S DICTIONARY OF BIOGRAPHY : Being the Lives of Eminent Persons of all Times. With the Pronunciation of every Name. Illustrated by Portraits, Engraved after Original and Authoritative Pictures, Prints, &c. Containing in all upwards of Ten Thousand Distinct and Complete Articles. This BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY contains, in the most...
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Page 7 - Modern Men and Women : A British Biography from the Accession of George III. to the Present Time.
Page 14 - Art thou my Father ? Let me be A meek obedient child to thee ; And try in word, and deed, and thought, To serve and please thee as I ought.
Page xv - I THANK the goodness and the grace Which on my birth have smiled, And made me in these Christian days A happy English child.
Page 8 - Christmas with the Poets. A Collection of Songs, Carols, and Descriptive Verses relating to the Festivals of Christmas, from the Anglo-Norman Period to the Present Time. Embellished with 53 Tinted Illustrations by BIRKET FOSTER.
Page 296 - The Baby's Dance. DANCE, little baby, dance up high : Never mind, baby, mother is by ; Crow and caper, caper and crow, There, little baby, there you go ; Up to the ceiling, down to the ground...
Page 33 - If I could find some cave unknown, Where human feet had never trod, Yet there I could not be alone : On every side there would be God.
Page 16 - GOD is so good that he will hear Whenever children humbly pray; He always lends a gracious ear To what the youngest child can say.

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