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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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Poetry: selected for the use of schools and families by A. Bowman

Anne Bowman - 1856
...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 dark'ning vale, May not unseemly with its stillness...
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A compendium of English literature: chronologically arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 776 pages
...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 soflenYl strain, 1 He here alludes to the old superstitions connected with All-Hallow Even, or Hallow...
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A collection of poems from various authors, fo young persons

Collection - 1856
...western tent, whose cloudy skirts With brede ethereal wore, O'erhang his wayy bed : Now air is hushld, save where the weak-eyed bat, 'With short shrill shriek...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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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1856
...oat-straw. Now air is hushed,1 save where the weak-eyed bat, With short shrill shriek, flits by oil leathern wing, Or where the beetle winds His small...path, Against the pilgrim borne in heedless hum : Now teaeh me, maid composed, To breathe some softened strain, Whose numbers, stealing through thy darkening...
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The Museum of Science and Art, Volumes 9-10

Dionysius Lardner - Arts - 1856
...describes this insect in the well-known lines of his Qde to Evening : — "Now air is hushed, save where The beetle winds his small but sullen horn,...path, Against the pilgrim borne in heedless hum." The poet, it will be observed, avoids falling into the popular «tror of imputing blindness to the...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1856
...western tent, whose cloudy skirts, e With brede ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed: Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-eyed bat, With short shrill shriek...where the beetle winds His small but sullen horn, AB oft he rises midst the twilight path, Against the pilgrim borne in heedless hum : Now teach me,...
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Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1848 - 776 pages
...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,...path, Against the pilgrim, borne in heedless hum: Now tench me, maid composed, To breathe some softened strain, Whose numbers, stealing through thy darkening...
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The music, or melody of rhythmus of language

James Chapman - Elocution - 1972 - 250 pages
...sun Sits in yon eastern tent, whose cloudy skirts, With brede etherial wove, 9. Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-eye'd bat. With short shrill shriek...pilgrim borne in heedless hum : Now teach me, Maid compos'd, To breathe some soften'd strain, Whose numbers stealing thro' thy darkening vale, May not...
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The Poems

William Collins
...174847. Shall learn the sad repeated tale, — '7472, 3. May hope, O pensive Eve, to sooth thine ear, As oft he rises 'midst the twilight path, Against...pilgrim borne in heedless hum : Now teach me, maid compos'd, 15 To breathe some soften'd strain, Whose numbers, stealing thro' thy dark'ning vale, May...
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The English Spirit: A New Approach Through the World Conception of Rudolf ...

Doris Eveline Faulkner Jones - Anthroposophy - 1982 - 217 pages
...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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