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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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The British Essayists: Tatler

James Ferguson - English essays - 1819
...insinuate a kind of religious veneration for that season. " It faded on the crowing of the cock. Seine say. that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our...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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Hamlet, and As You Like it: A Specimen of a New Edition of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Editing - 1819 - 466 pages
...the truth herein This present object made probation. MAR. It faded on the crowing of the cock. (28) Some say,* that ever 'gainst that season comes, Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, 1623> 3S. The bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dare stir* abroad;...
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Hamlet, and As You Like it: A Specimen of a New Edition of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare, Thomas Caldecott - 1820 - 466 pages
...Some say,* that ever 'gainst that season comes, Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, J623< 3SThe bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dare stir* abroad; * ^ *J?*The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, 162", 32. No fairy (a9) takes,* nor witch...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon [pseud.], Volume 2

Washington Irving - Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) - 1820 - 419 pages
...feathery dames," was thought by the common people to announce the approach of this sacred festival : •~ 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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J.G. v. Herder's sńmmtliche Werke: Zur Philosophie und ..., Volume 28, Part 12

Johann Gottfried Herder - Philosophy - 1821
...i)ifiri) bec t÷Řtc unb be˘ ▄K^═▄ ╗cnvanbcÝt: Some say, that ever 'gainst that feason come* **•) 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 strinc ; No fairy takes, no witch hath power...
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1821 - 343 pages
...feathery dames," was thought by the common people to announce the approach of this sacred festival : 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 Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare: To which are Added His ...

William Shakespeare - 1821
...of the truth herein This present object made probation f. Afar* 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 singfth all night long : And then they say no spirit dares*stir abroad; The nights...
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The New Monthly Magazine and Humorist, Volume 57

English literature - 1839
...said, that bread baked on this eve, will not become mouldy. Can Shakspeare be too hacknied to quote? " 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 Tatler, Volume 2

1822
...to insinuate a kind of religious veneration for that season. ' It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say,' that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...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 Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, Volume 2

Washington Irving - American essays - 1822
...dames," was thought by the common people to announce the approach of this sacred festival : " Same 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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