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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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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

Great Britain - 1867
...his music." " The Nightingale," written in April, 1798 : " Poetical World" p. 454. " The nightingale breathes such sweet loud music out of her little instrumental throat, that it might niake mankind to think miracles are not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps...
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Curiosities of Natural History: Third series

Francis Trevelyan Buckland - Zoology - 1868
...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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The Playground and the Parlour: A Handbook of Boys' Games, Sports, and ...

Alfred Elliott - Amusements - 1868 - 354 pages
...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,...little instrumental throat, that it might make mankind think miracles are not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should...
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Natural History: For the Use of Schools and Families

Worthington Hooker - Zoology - 1870 - 382 pages
...Chickadee 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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Motes in the Sunbeam: And Other Parables from Nature

Mrs. Alfred Gatty - Animals - 1871 - 153 pages
..."And Philomele her song with teares doth steepe." The Shepherd's Calendar, Nor. —SPENSER. •• 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 Dayspring

1878
...sad, to think she must descend to the dull earth, which she would not touch but for necessity. . . . ' But the nightingale, another of my airy creatures,...throat, that it might make mankind to think miracles had not ceased. He that, at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have...
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The Biblical Museum: A Collection of Notes Explanatory, Homilectic, and ...

James Comper Gray - Bible - 1872
...should not man, the head of nature, sing His praises ? (Jas. v. 13 ; Еp. v. 19 ; 1 Cor. xv. 15.) " The nightingale, another of my airy creatures, breathes...throat, that it might make mankind to think miracles had not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have...
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Appletons' Journal

American literature - 1877
...always attended with much risk. THE NIGHTINGALE. Do you recall what old, pious Izaak Walton said of him? "The nightingale, another of my airy creatures, breathes...instrumental throat, that it might make mankind to think that miracles had not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very laborer sleeps securely, should hear,...
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Out-of-doors

Alfred Elliott - Games - 1872 - 225 pages
...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,...little instrumental throat, that it might make mankind think miracles are not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should...
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Natural History for the Use of Schools and Families

Worthington Hooker - Zoology - 1872 - 382 pages
...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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