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" gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long... "
Superstitions about Animals - Page 139
by Frank F. Gibson - 1904 - 208 pages
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North Wales ... delineated from two excursions

William Bingley - 1814 - 80 pages
...was supposed to exert his power throughout the night : Some say, that ever 'gainst that season cornea Wherein our SAVIOUR'S birth is celebrated, The bird...singeth all night long : And then, they say, no spirit walks abroad ; The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike ; No fairy takes ; no witch hath power...
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The dramatic works of William Shakspeare, Volume 7

William Shakespeare - 1814
...and of the truth herein This present object made probation. Mar. It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singe) h all night long : And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad ; The...
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Discourses on Various Subjects, Volume 1

Jeremy Taylor - Sermons, English - 1816
...celehrated. The hird of dawning singeth all night long. And then, they say, no sprite dares stir ahroad ; The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike;...No fairy takes, nor Witch hath power to charm ; So hallowed and so gracious is the time. there is no advocate to plead for them, no mercy belongs to their...
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Discourses on Various Subjects, Volume 1

Jeremy Taylor - Theology - 1816
...great dramatick poet, respecting the Nativity, Some say, that ever 'gainst that season roues, W heroin our Saviour's birth is celebrated. The bird of dawning singeth all night long. And then, they say, no sprite dares stir abroad ; The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike . No fairy takes, nor...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes, Wherein our Saviour s birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad, I he nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath...
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The Tatler; corrected from the originals, with a preface ..., Volume 3

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...the crowing of the cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's hirth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long. And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad : The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike, No fairy takes ; no witch hath...
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The Edinburgh Observer: Or, Town and Country Magazine, Issues 1-11

1817
...can appear on Christmas eve. This we learn from Shakespeare : It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeih all night long : And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad: The...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 24

England - 1828
...unsubstantial, it may be an ill-omened vision ; still it is the halo of the pure, and lovely moon. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long ; And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad ; The...
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The Family Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes; in which Nothing is Added ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1818
...and of the truth ^e This present object made probation.1 Mar. It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long : And then they say no spirit dares stir abroad ; The nights...
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The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror, Volume 4

1824
...festival:— " Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour1: birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad; The nights are wholesome — then no planet* strike, No fairy takes, no witch hath...
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