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" Up the airy mountain Down the rushy glen, We daren't go a-hunting, For fear of little men; Wee folk, good folk, Trooping all together; Green jacket, red cap, And white owl's feather! "
Public School Methods - Page 190
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...the daylight Comes when the night is done, (1. 13 — 14) WILLIAM ALLINGHAM (1824-1889) The Fairies 1 d the world; (1. 1 -4) 5 Noiselessly as the spring-time Her crown of verdure weaves, (1. 17 — 18) 6 This was the...
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Precipitation Scavenging And Atmosphere-Surface Exchange: Papers ..., Volume 1

Stephen Schwartz, W.G.N. Slinn - Nature - 1992 - 2200 pages
...the inevitable lows is contained in a little jingle written by William Allingham (1824-1889): XXVII Up the airy mountain, Down the rushy glen. We daren't go a-hunting For fear of little men. W. George N. Slinn REFERENCES Precipitation Scavenging (1970), R. J Engelmann and WGN Slinn (Coords.),...
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The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - Reference - 1993 - 1092 pages
...on CLICHÉS; Shakespeare on COURAGE; Hare on DOUBT; Eli« on PURPOSE; MMgKvn on SUCCESS. FAIRIES 1 Up the airy mountain. Down the rushy glen. We daren't go a-hunting For fear of little men. WILLIAM ALLINGHAM 11 B24-89). Irish poet, diarist. The Fairies, in Day and Night Songs (1855). 2 When...
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First Aid for the Soul

Religion - 2000
...mornin'! Jflbn Locke, THE Exiif's KKTUK.V the airy mountain, We Down the rushy glen daren it, hunting For fear of little men; Wee folk, good folk, Trooping...together; Green jacket, red cap, And white owl's feather! William AWwghatn, THE FAIRIES D ullness is the coming of age of seriousness. Oscar Wilde 1 could then...
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Famous Lines: A Columbia Dictionary of Familiar Quotations

Robert Andrews - Reference - 1997 - 625 pages
...to his brother Charley (Rod Steiger), whom he blames for his failed boxing career. (1954). Fairies 1 Up the airy mountain, Down the rushy glen, We daren't go a-hunting For fear of little men. 2 When the first baby laughed for the first time, the laugh broke into a thousand pieces and they all...
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It's a Small Word After All: The Amazing Impact of a Kind Gesture Or a ...

Hanoch Teller - Conduct of life - 1997 - 443 pages
...running series of disagreements had taken its place. This time, however, Marvin felt he could win. "'Up the airy mountain, down the rushy glen, we daren't go a-hunting for fear of little men!'" Marvin taunted her. "William Allingham wrote that in The Fairies' but he could just as well have been...
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Book of Humorous Quotations

Connie Robertson - Humor - 1998 - 400 pages
...for the Judge Once sex rears its ugly 'ead it's time to steer clear. ALLINGHAM William 1828-1899 76 The Fairies Up the airy mountain, Down the rushy glen, We daren't go a-hunting, For fear of little men. ALTMAN Robert 192577 What's a cult? It just means not enough people to make a minority. AMES Adalbert...
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Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...for the Judge Once sex rears its ugly 'ead it's time to steer clear. ALLINGHAM William 1828 1899 162 ؘ link- men. ALTMAN Robert 1925163 What's a cult? It just means not enough people to make a minority....
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The Irish Border: History, Politics, Culture

Malcolm Anderson, Eberhard Bort - History - 1999 - 286 pages
...adult-infant scare bedtime story (although handsomely told as though the adult is the more disrupted): Up the airy mountain, Down the rushy glen, We daren't...together; Green jacket, red cap, And white owl's feather. Alice Mi 1 liga n (1866-1953) may have had this in mind in her 'When I was a Little Girl', where it...
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Strange and Secret Peoples: Fairies and Victorian Consciousness

Carole G. Silver - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 288 pages
...OF THE MOST popular poems of the century, "The Fairies," William Allingham announced in 1850 that: We daren't go a-hunting For fear of little men: Wee...Trooping all together; Green jacket, red cap, And grey-cock's feather! This fear took on new meaning in the 1870s, when actual races of "little people"...
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