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" There at the foot of yonder nodding beech That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high, His listless length at noontide would he stretch, And pore upon the brook that babbles by. "
Studies in English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ... - Page 206
by William Swinton - 1886 - 638 pages
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Aids to English Composition, Prepared for Students of All Grades: Embracing ...

Richard Green Parker - English language - 1845 - 429 pages
...artless tale relate, If, chance, by lonely contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, Haply, some hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft have...the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. " There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high, His listless...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...artless tale relate ; If chance, by lonely contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed swain may say — " Oft have...the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. " There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high, His listless...
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Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

Thomas Gray - Death - 1845 - 11 pages
...; If 'chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate ; XXV. Maply, some hoary-headed swain may say: " Oft have we seen...the dews away, To meet the Sun upon the upland lawn. 1 */NEWYOPK ASTOĢ( LtNOX If) XXVJ. " There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes its...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1846
...at the peep of dawn Brushing with hasty steps the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. " There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes...stretch, And pore upon the brook that babbles by. " Hard by yon wood, now smiling, as in scorn, Muttering his wayward fancies, he would rove ; Now drooping,...
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Knowles' Elocutionist: A First-class Rhetorical Reader and Recitation Book ...

James Sheridan Knowles - Elocution - 1847 - 322 pages
...at the peep of dawn Brushing with hasty steps the dew away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. " There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes...stretch, And pore upon the brook that babbles by. " Hard by yon wood, now, smiling as in scorn, Mutt'ring his wayward fancies, he would rove ; Now drooping,...
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The English Prosody: With Rules Deduced from the Genius of Our Language, and ...

Asa Humphrey - Poetics - 1847 - 152 pages
...artless tale relate ; If chance by lonely contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate : Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft have...the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. " There at the foot of yonder nodding beech That wreaths its old fantastic roots so high, His listless...
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Gray's Poetical Works: English and Latin : Illustrated

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1847 - 142 pages
...artless tale relate; If chance, by lonely contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, Haply some hoary-headed swain may say— " Oft have...the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. " There at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high, His listless...
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Reading lessons for the higher classes in classical, middle and diocesan schools

William Balmbro'. Flower - 1848 - 80 pages
...tale relate ; If chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate ; Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft have...the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. " There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high, His listless...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 426 pages
...tale relate, If chance, by lonely contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate, — Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, " Oft have...the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high, His listless...
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The gift book of English poetry

English poetry - 1848
...artless tale relate ; If chance, by lonely Contemplation led, Some kindred spirit shall inquire thy fate ;Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, ' Oft have...the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn. ' There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high, His listless...
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