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" While, lightly poised, the scaly brood In myriads cleave thy crystal flood ; The springing trout in speckled pride, The salmon, monarch of the tide ; The ruthless pike, intent on war, The silver eel, and mottled par. Devolving from thy parent lake, A... "
Poetry for children, selected by L. Aikin - Page 73
by Poetry - 1804
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The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Volume 3

Tobias Smollett - 1771 - 275 pages
...bow'rs of birch, and groves of pine, And edges flow'r'd with eglantine. Still on thy banks fo gayly green. May num'rous herds and flocks be feen, And lafles chanting o'er the pail, And fhepherd's piping in the dale. And ancient faith that knows no guile, And induftry imbrown'd with toil,...
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Plays and Poems

Tobias Smollett - 1777 - 272 pages
...bowers of birch, and groves of pinei And edges flower'd with eglantine. Still on thy banks Co gayly green, May num'rous herds and flocks be feen, And...pail, And fhepherds piping in the dale, • - ^ And ancient faith that knows no guile, And induftry imbrown'd with toil, And hearts refolv'd, and hands...
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Plays and Poems

Tobias Smollett - 1777 - 272 pages
...fmall fifh^ not unlike the fmelt, which it rivals in delicacy and flavour. Devolving Devolving from thy parent lake, A charming maze thy waters make, By bowers of birch, and groves of pine, And edges flower'd with eglantine. Still on thy banks fo gayly green, May num'rous herds and flocks be...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1789 - 398 pages
...of the tide ; The ruthlefs pike, intent 9n war ' The filver eel, and mottled par. Devolving from thy parent lake, A charming maze thy waters make, . By bowers of birch and grev«s ^of pine,. , And hedges flower'd with eglantine. Still on thy banks-, .fo gaily green, May...
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Elegant Extracts; Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry ..., Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - 1791
...lake, A charming maze thy waters make, By bow'rs of birch, and proves of piotf And hedges, flow'r'd with eglantine. Still on thy banks, fo gaily green, May num'rous herds and flock's be fan; And laflcs, chanting o'er the pail; And fhcphcrds, piping in the dale; And ancient...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Tobias Smollett, M. D.: The expedition of ...

Tobias Smollett - 1796
...eel, and motled par *. Devolving from thy parent lake, • A charming maze thy waters make, By bowVs of birch, and groves of pine. And hedges flower'd with eglantine. Still on thy banks, fo gayly green, May num'rous herds and flocks be feen, And lafles chanting o'er the pail, And fhepherds...
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Scotland Delineated, Or, A Geographical Description of Every Shire in ...

Robert Heron - 1799 - 398 pages
...of the tide ; Th^ ruthlefs pike, intent on war j The filver eel, and motled par*. Devolving from thy parent lake, A charming maze thy waters make, By bowers...groves of pine, And. hedges flower'd with eglantine. Stitl'dii thy banks fo gaily green. May uum'rous herds and docks be feen, And 1 rifles chanting o'er...
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Sabrinae corolla in hortulis regiae scholae Salopiensis contextuerunt tres ...

Shrewsbury (England). Royal School - 1801 - 328 pages
...lave, No torrents stain thy limpid source, No rocks impede thy dimpling course : Devolving from thy parent lake, A charming maze thy waters make, By bowers...hedges flower'd with eglantine. Still on thy banks, so gaily green, May numerous herds and flocks be seen, And lasses chanting o'er the pail, And shepherds...
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Remarks on Local Scenery & Manners in Scotland During the Years 1799 and 1800

Sir John Stoddart - 1801 - 341 pages
...enlivened by the busy industry of the bleachers ; and the numerous buildings contrast well with the " Bowers of birch, and groves of pine, And hedges flower'd with eglantine," Such a situation is doubtless preferable to a town^ both in regard to health and appearance. In the...
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Annual Register, Volume 14

1803
...filver eel and mottled par. Devolving from thy parent lake, A charming maze thy water make, By bow'rs of birch, and groves of pine, And hedges flower'd with eglantine. Still on thy banks, fo gayly green, May numerous herds and flocks be feen j And lafles chaunting o'er the pail, And ihepherds...
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