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" O'erhang his wavy bed: Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-eyed bat With short shrill shriek flits by on leathern wing, Or where the beetle winds His small but sullen horn, As oft he rises, 'midst the twilight path Against the pilgrim borne in heedless... "
Chamber's Cyclopędia of English Literature - Page 369
by Robert Chambers - 1902
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Lectures on the English Comic Writers

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1845 - 222 pages
...skirts With brede ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed : Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-ey'd bat, With short shrill shriek, flits by on leathern...pilgrim borne in heedless hum. Now teach me, maid compos'd, To breathe some soften'd strain, Whose numbers, stealing through thy darkling vale, May not...
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Lectures on the English Comic Writers

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1845 - 222 pages
...skirts With brede ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed: Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-ey'd bat, With short shrill shriek, flits by on leathern...Against the pilgrim borne in heedless hum. Now teach me, moid compos'd, To breathe some soften'd strain, Whose numbers, stealing through thy darkling vale,...
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Encyclopędia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 15

Edward Smedley - 1845
...Where awful ruins on their mossy roofs Denote the flight of time. Cooper. The Power of Harmony, bookii. Or where the beetle winds His small but sullen horn,...twilight path, Against the pilgrim borne in heedless hum. Collins. Ode to Evening-, BEFALL, be and fall; AS befeallan ; Dutch, bevallen ; to fall, to happen,...
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The New Parley library

1844
...the weak-eyed bat, With »hort slirill slireak flit* by on leathern wing i Or, where the beetle wind* His small but sullen horn, As oft he rises 'midst...pilgrim borne In heedless hum. Now teach me, maid compos'd, To breathe some soften'd strain, Whose member*, stealing through thy dark'ning rale, May...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1847
...western tent, whose cloudy skirts, With brede ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed : Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-eyed bat, With short shrill shriek...hum : Now teach me, maid composed, To breathe some soften'd strain, Whose numbers stealing through thy darkening vale May not unseemly with its stillness...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...while now the bright-haired suu Sits in yon western tent whose cloudy skirts, With brede ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed : Now air is hushed, save where...midst the twilight path, Against the pilgrim borne in needless hum : Now teach me, maid composed, To breathe some softened strain, , Whose numbers stealing...
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Poetical Works of William Collins: With Life of the Author

William Collins, John Langhorne - English poetry - 1848 - 144 pages
...skirts, With braid ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed : Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-ey'd bat, With short shrill shriek, flits by on leathern...pilgrim borne in heedless hum : Now teach me, maid compos'd, To breathe some soften'd strain, Whose numbers, stealing through thy dark'ning vale, May...
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Poetry for schools

Frederick Charles Cook - 1849
...skirts, With brede ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed: Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-ey'd bat, With short, shrill shriek flits by on leathern...twilight path, Against the pilgrim borne in heedless hum: To breathe some soften'd strain. Now teach me, maid compos'd, Whose numbers, stealing through thy dark'ning...
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Notes and Queries

William White - Questions and answers - 1900
...has expressed himself somewhat so ; but the likeness is not very strong, and Gray has done best :— Now air is hushed, save where the weak-eyed bat With...where the beetle winds His small but sullen horn. ' Ode to Evening.' The flight of the bat and the beetle " with his drowsy hums " indicates the approach...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1900
...somewhat so ; but the likeness is not very strong, and Gray has done best : — Vow air is hushed, gave where the weak-eyed bat With short, shrill shriek...where the beetle winds His small but sullen horn. ' Ode to Evening.' The flight of the bat and the beetle " with his drowsy hums " indicates the approach...
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