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" THE CURFEW tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness... "
The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art - Page 244
1849
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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1854 - 776 pages
...The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves die world to darkness and to me, Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds. Save where the beetle- wheels his droning flight,...
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Russell's American Elocutionist ...: Comprising "Lessons in Enunciation ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1854 - 376 pages
...day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape from the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight,...
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European Historical Collections: Comprising England, Scotland, with Holland ...

John Warner Barber - Belgium - 1855 - 568 pages
...; The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea ; The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds ; Save where the beetle wheels his droning flight,...
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A poetical grammar of the English language

Robert Clarke (schoolmaster.) - 1855
...: The lowing herds wind slowly o'er the lea ; The plowman homeward wends his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight, And...
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Self-culture in Reading, Speaking, and Conversation: Designed for the Use of ...

William Sherwood - Conversation - 1856 - 383 pages
...The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea ; The ploughman homeward plods his weary way. And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his droning flight, And...
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Selections from the British Classics: Chaucer and Spenser ...

Geoffrey Chaucer - 1856 - 122 pages
...day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight, And...
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Select specimens of English poetry

Edward Hughes - 1856
...The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way,* And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the heetle wheels his droning flight, And...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - English poetry - 1856 - 544 pages
...day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er tho lea, The ploughman homeward plode his weary way, And leaves et did philosophic tube, That brings the planets home into the eye Of obse sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight, And...
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The Craft of Criticism

Allan Rodway - Literary Criticism - 1982 - 192 pages
...day The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight . . . If we had a metacritical interest in social history we might be struck to find that the...
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...day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his droning flight, And...
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