Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" O'er the broad plantain's humbler shade And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While o'er the brake, so wild and fair, The betel waves his crest in air. With pendant train and rushing wings, Aloft the gorgeous peacock springs ; And he, the bird of hundred dyes,... "
Narrative of a Journey Through the Upper Provinces of India: From Calcutta ... - Page 177
by Reginald Heber - 1828
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Hemans, Heber and Pollok: Complete in One ..., Volumes 1-3

Mrs. Hemans, Reginald Heber - 1831 - 470 pages
...ceiba's crimson pomp displayed O'er the broad plaintain's humbler shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While o'er the brake, so wild and fair, The betel waves his crest in air. With pendent train and rushing wings, Aloft the gorgeous peacock springs; And he, the bird of hundred dyes,(7)...
Full view - About this book

Indian Recollections

John Statham - 1832 - 468 pages
...ceiba's crimson pomp display'd O'er the broad plantain's humble shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While o'er the brake, so wild and fair, The betel waves his crest in air." HEBER. MORNING'S RIDE — BULLOCKS FRIGHTENED — GIGANTIC CREEPER JACKALS — MANGOOSE AND SNAKE IDOL...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Hemans, Heber, and Pollok

Mrs. Hemans, Reginald Heber - 1833 - 470 pages
...cciba's crimson pomp displayed O'er the broad plaintain'e humbler shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While o'er the brake, so wild and fair, The betel waves his crest in air. With pendent train and rushing wings, Aloft the gorgeous peacock springs ; And he, the bird of hundred dyes,(7)...
Full view - About this book

The Beauties of the English Annuals for MDCCCXXXV.

1834 - 192 pages
...ceiba's crimson pomp display'd O'er the broad plantain's humbler shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While o'er the brake, so wild and fair, The betel waves his crest in air. With pendent train and rushing wings, Aloft the gorgeous peacock spnngs ; And he, the bird of hundred dyes,...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of Hemans, Heber and Pollok: Complete in One Volume

Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans - 1834 - 470 pages
...crimson pomp displayed O'er the broad plaintain's humbler shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; iVhilc o'er the brake, so wild and fair, The betel waves his crest in air. With pendent train and rushing wings, Aloft the gorgeous peacock springs ; And he, the bird of hundred dyes,(7)...
Full view - About this book

The Bondman: A Story of the Times of Wat Tyler

Mrs. O'Neill - 1835 - 154 pages
...ceiba's crimson pomp display'd O'er the broad plantain's humbler shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While o'er the brake, so wild and fair, The betel waves his crest in air. With pendent train and rushing wings, Aloft the gorgeous peacock springs ; And he, the bird of hundred dyes,...
Full view - About this book

The Bondman: A Story of the Times of Wat Tyler

Mrs. O'Neill - 1835 - 192 pages
...ceiba's crimson pomp display'd O'er the broad plantain's humbler shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While o'er the brake, so wild and fair, The betel waves his crest in ai r. With pendent train and rushing wings, Aloft the gorgeous peacock springs ; And he, the bird of...
Full view - About this book

The harp of the wilderness; or, Flowers of modern fugitive poetry

Harp - 1836
...ceiba's crimson pomp display'd O'er the broad plantain's humbler shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While o'er the brake, so wild and fair. The betel...shade, so green a sod. Our English fairies never trod. Yet who in Indian bower has stood, But thought on England's good green-wood ' And bless'd, beneath...
Full view - About this book

The Saturday Magazine, Volume 10

1837
...ceiba's crimson pomp displayed O'er the broad plaintain's humbler shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While, o'er the brake so wild and fair, The betel...so green a sod, — Our English fairies never trod ; Yet who in Indian bower has stood, But thought on England's "good green wood;" And bless'd, beneath...
Full view - About this book

The Saturday Magazine, Volumes 10-11

1837
...shade, And dusk anana's prickly blade ; While, o'er the brake so wild and fair, The betel waves liis crest in air. With pendant train, and rushing wings,...so green a sod, — Our English fairies never trod ; Yet who in Indian bower lias stood, But thought on England's "good green wood;" Aud bless'd, beneath...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF