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" To view the structure of that little work A bird's nest. Mark it well, within, without ; No tool had he that wrought ; no knife to cut ; No nail to fix ; no bodkin to insert ; No glue to join ; his little beak was all ; And yet, how neatly finished !... "
THE UNITED METHODIST FREE CHURCHES - Page 419
by R. ABERCROMBIE M.A - 1885
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The universal preceptor: being a general grammar of arts, sciences, and ...

Arts - 1816 - 317 pages
...of that httle work— A bird's nest. Mark it well within, without; No tool had he that wrought; DO knife to cut; No nail to fix ; no bodkin to insert; No glue to join : bis little beak was all;— And yet how neatly finished! What nice hand, With every implement and...
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Time's Telescope

Almanacs, English - 1817
...any one is in view. It wins my admiration, To view the structure of that little work, A birfs nest. Mark it well within, without. No tool had he that...apprenticeship to boot, Could make me such another? Fondly then We boast of excellence, whose noblest skill Instinctive genius foils. The strong-billed...
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The Universal Preceptor: Being a General Grammar of Arts. Sciences, and ...

Sir Richard Phillips - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1817 - 316 pages
...there in the spring. It wins my admiration To view the structure of that little work — A bird's nest. Mark it well within, without ; No tool had he that...of art, And twenty years' apprenticeship to boot, Cou'd make me such another? Fondly, then, We boast of excellence, whose noblest skill Instinctive genius...
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The contemplative philosopher: or, Short essays on the various ..., Volume 2

Richard Lobb - Nature study - 1817
...beak and two feet. It wins my admiration, To view the structure of lhat little work, A bird's nest. Mark it well within, without. No tool had he that...insert, No glue to join : his little beak was all, Ami yet how neatly finished! What nice hand With every implement and means of art, And twenty years...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben ..., Volume 9

Anecdotes - 1826
...are the following lines in the Musae Seatoniana;, to this ingenious bird : " Behold a bird's nest, Mark it well within, without! No tool had he that...nice hand, With every implement and means of art, Could compass such another 1" INFALLIBLE THIEF CATCHER. An English gentleman, visiting a public garden...
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Time's Telescope

Almanacs, English - 1821
...beak and two feet ! It wins my admiration, To view the structure of that little work, A bird's nest. Mark it well within, without. No tool had he that...knife to cut, No nail to fix, no bodkin to insert, No glui! to join : his little beak was all, And yet how neatly finished! What nice hand, With every implement...
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Universal Science Or the Cabinet of Nature and Art, Comprising ..., Volume 1

Alexander Jamleson - 1821
...sitting upon them. It wins my admiration To view the structure of that little work— A bird's nest. Mark it well within, without; No tool had he that wrought; no knife to cat; No-nail to fix; no bodkin to insert; No glue to join: his little beak was all;— And yet how...
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The Moss-house: In which Many of the Works of Nature are Rendered a Source ...

Agnes Strickland - Brothers - 1822 - 172 pages
..." But most of all it wins my admiration, To view the structure of this little work, A bird's nest, Mark it well, within, without : No tool had he that...apprenticeship to boot, Could make me such another I" Whet) the old birds were gone in quest of food, he examined the nest, and admired the skill and...
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The Natural History of Animals: Containing an Account of Remarkable Beasts ...

Animals - 1822 - 180 pages
...lines to the ingenuity of the Tailor-bird, and the hanging nest of the baya ; Behold a bird's nest ! Mark it well, within, without ! No tool had he that...bodkin to insert, No glue to join ; his little beak was nil : And yet how neatly finished ! What nice hand, With every implement and means of art, Could compass...
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The Universal Preceptor: Being a General Grammar of Arts, Sciences, and ...

Sir Richard Phillips - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1822 - 316 pages
...spring, and leave there in . the autumn ; and ten other arrive in autumn and leave there in the spring. No glue to join , his little beak was all ; — And...of art, And twenty years' apprenticeship to boot, Cou'd make me such another ? Fondly, then, We boast of excellence, whose noblest skill Instinctive...
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