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" But the Nightingale, another of my airy creatures, breathes such sweet loud music out of her little instrumental throat, that it might make mankind to think miracles are not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear,... "
Parsing Book: Containing a Brief Course of Syntax, Together with Selections ... - Page 113
by Allen Hayden Weld - 1860 - 128 pages
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Natural History for the use of School and families

Worthington Hooker - 1860
...of this country, and the Nightingale of Europe. .Of this last Izaak Walton thus quaintly speaks : " But the Nightingale, another of my airy creatures, breathes such sweet, loud music out of her instrumental throat, that it might make mankind to think that miracles are not ceased. He that at midnight,...
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Parables from Nature

Mrs. Alfred Gatty - Animals - 1861 - 196 pages
...of Comus. " And Philomele her song with tears doth steepe." SPENSER, The Shepherd's Calendar, Nov. " But the Nightingale, another of my airy creatures, breathes such sweet loud music out of her instrumental throat, that it might make mankind to think that miracles had not ceased."—WALTON'S...
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The Circle of Blessing: And Other Parables from Nature

Mrs. Alfred Gatty - Fables - 1861 - 153 pages
..." And Philomele her song with teares doth steepe." The Shepherd's Calendar, Nor. — SPENSBB. '• But the nightingale, another of my airy creatures, breathes such sweet, loud music out of her instrumental throat, that it might make mankind to think that miracles had not ceased."— WALTON'S...
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The Elements of the English Language

Ernest Adams - English language - 1862 - 253 pages
...sadness To see the conqueror upon the hearse To weep a funeral elegy of tears. — Ford. The nightingale breathes such sweet, loud music out of her little...might make mankind to think miracles are not ceased. — I. Walton. It makes us to walk warily. — Jeremy Taylor. 610. An ellipsis of the infinitive after...
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The New England Farmer, Volume 14

Agriculture - 1862
...nightingale's song may be applied with equal force to the mueic of the wood thrush, or American nightingale. "But the nightingale, another of my airy creatures, breathes such sweet, loud music out her instrumental throat, that it might make mankind to think that miracles had not ceased. He that...
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The months [an anthology] illustr. by pen and pencil

Months - 1864
...laverock, the titlark, the little linnet, and the honest robin, that loves mankind both alive and dead. But the nightingale, another of my airy creatures,...are not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have very often, the clear airs, the sweet discants, the...
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The Fisherman's Magazine and Review, Volume 1

1864
...neighbouring copse, a bird sets up a mellow, joyous trill, whereat the quiet undertone resumes . . . throat, that it might make mankind to think miracles...are not ceased. He that at midnight (when the very labourer sleeps securely) should hear (as I have very often) the clear airs, the sweet descants, the...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 776 pages
...leverock, the tit-lark, the liule linnet, and the honest robin, that loves mankind both alive and dead. But the nightingale,' another of my airy creatures,...make mankind to think miracles are not ceased. He thai at midnight, when the very laborer sleeps securely, should hear as I have, very often, the clear...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton with a Life of the Author: Preliminary ...

John Milton, Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1865 - 688 pages
...true poetry: — '* Hut the nightingale, another of my airy creatures, btvaihe* such sweet, loud mufie out of her little instrumental throat, that it might make mankind to think that miracles are not t cnsed. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should...
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Curiosities of natural history, Volume 1

Francis Trevelyan Buckland - 1866
...him in the street to-morrow I should know him again. This is the man who wrote the following: — " But the nightingale, another of my airy creatures,...are not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have very often, the clear airs, the sweet descants, the...
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